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National Alliance of African-American Athletes 

 

Established in 1989, the vision of The Alliance is to be the preeminent organization helping youth achieve academic excellence and reach their highest potential.

The mission of The Alliance is to uplift and mentor youth, focusing on African American males, through programs that prepare students for college; leveraging athletes as catalysts to inspire leadership, while recognizing and rewarding academic, athletic, and community excellence.

 Chicago Bears move James Vaughters to 53 man roster. James will see action against NFC North opponent the Detroit Lions. ​11/19

Nakobe Dean

Will represent the 2019

 Franklin D. Watkins Class.


​ Enrolled early at the University of Georgia


Nakobe has a 4.3 GPA

 Franklin D. Watkins Award Standard Bearer 2019

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Josh Dobbs (Pittsburgh Steelers) meets Jameis Winton (Tampa Bay Buccaneers) during 2019 preseason game in Pittsburgh.

Josh Dobbs meets Jameis Winton
MEET THE WATKINS AWARD CLASS OF 2019

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National Alliance of African-American Athletes