NFL cheerleader to shave head for good cause
Megan aims to raise cancer awareness
- Duration 3:40
- Date Nov 20, 2012
Megan aims to raise cancer awareness
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And about coach up again it was an inspirational figure.
Not just to his players but to millions of others the colts coach took some time off this year after being diagnosed with leukemia.
And many of the folks who look -- -- are shaving their heads to show their support for him.
Not just talking -- the players there's -- cheerleader on the list as well.
Her name is Megan and she joins us this morning alongside with the nodding team may have gotten a -- good morning Megan and called.
And -- OK and so maybe we understand the blues -- -- a challenge to colts cheerleaders via Twitter.
That if he could raise 101000 dollars for leukemia research by November 25.
What would happen and where did you get involved.
That and if he would raise 101000 dollars that one and the cheerleaders he asked if one -- us -- our -- And I treated him back and I said that I would -- -- and what did you make that decision.
I am I have.
Many family members and friends and enjoy that have been affected -- and -- I volunteered at a local children's hospital and that little girls have been affected by cancer and lost their hair.
So this something that was really -- to my heart something that I wanted to deal.
And chuck -- up again has been a great inspiration to this team that was supposed to rebuilding now there and a in playoff contention play extremely well the exciting quarterback and a lot of players on the team had shave their heads now I understand Lewis got something in his hand right now.
Is he actually going to be the one.
He hasn't really ends.
He's actually got a bit of a funny take out the Internet chat and sunny it's a -- -- -- and and he's going to shave my head during the third quarter break if we raise -- money.
That it calls that come back last -- -- to Downey we don't need lots -- Denny -- and yet he's going to be willing to do it and then I'm gonna come back the fourth quarter and minutes here.
But -- here.
-- I mean I think people would donate more if we could just see out -- do -- do that thing with his nose again.
People think I'm actually -- him.
-- -- -- -- -- just having it.
You're so yourself brain and you're such an inspiration is there any little -- -- -- hoping that you won't raise 101000 dollars and you won't have to do now.
Now I'm really not hoping that I hope that you -- this -- healthy -- even more than 101000 dollars.
For any though they've been a lot of children's hospitals after -- -- the inspiration to those little girls in those -- killing you can't finish and that your beautiful moment.
And the team has raised over the over 230000.
Dollars to this point.
And then your 101000 -- the pot will be there and be very curious to see of any other cheerleading members jewel and you.
On that there yet what.
Your fellow -- said about what you're doing.
They've been really the part and they've been sending me different half and had the end that he actually after -- -- and they really motivating -- this time at their patent.
My friends making -- there meaning here.
You -- city was so unbelievable during the super ball.
Did he get the sense that they're really behind you -- this team so we love they're cults loves their team and loves their cheerleaders.
-- we haven't and they think any act twelfth man is the best and only -- and they help us land.
A -- of our home games there this though phenomenon and went and got a real quickly -- once again if people would like to to donate what's the address.
It's the cult that come back last text on -- aren't funny they're good.
Fareed -- -- thank you very much guys thank you Larry that I'm.