Josh Norman now has a league of his own.
According to a report from FoxCarolina.com, the Coastal Carolina alumnus and cornerback for the Washington Redskins is starting a 7-on-7 high school football league in his native Greenwood.
Fox Carolina reports that Norman says via a press release that the league will “provide opportunities for youth … utilizing training, leadership and football as tools to engage youth physically, academically and socially.”
Norman said the league will include Upstate travel teams and Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has a team entered, according to the report.
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The league will include an “East Meets West” tournament in Dallas this summer, Fox Carolina reports.