JJ Walker newest Southern Jaguar
BATON ROUGE - He may be small, but he's shown a lot of heart battling a form of brain cancer at St Jude's hospital in Baton Rouge over the past two years.
Now JJ Walker takes on another challenge: being the newest member of the Southern Jaguar football team.
Head coach Dawson Odums and about 90 football players welcomed Walker onto their team with a signed football, #1 jersey, and a new big brother - senior captain Brian McCain.
For more on this story, Sports 2's Brian Holland caught up with the Southern Jaguars.
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