HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4)– Former Denver Broncos Ed McCaffrey joined other players and the Broncos cheerleaders on Saturday for a football camp like no other. The Dare To Play football camp features players and cheerleaders with Down Syndrome.
They played a touch football game at Valor Christian High School in Highlands Ranch on Saturday not only with All-Pro wide receiver McCaffrey, but Broncos tight end Jake Butt, San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Max McCaffrey, former Denver Broncos wide receiver Brandon Stokley, and former Denver Broncos safety Nick Ferguson, just to name a few.READ MORE: Englewood Drinking Water Tests Positive For E. coli, Boil Order In Place
There were hundreds of people in the crowd to watch the 40-some players on the field.READ MORE: Police Looking For Clues In 18-Year-Old Julian Evangelista-Short's Homicide
After the game, there was a picnic with food, music and fun. This is the 10th year for the event.MORE NEWS: Some Colorado Landlords Say They're Bearing The Brunt Of The Pandemic's Economic Effects
The event was sponsored by the Global Down Syndrome Foundation, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of people living with Down Syndrome.