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Tuesday May 16, 2006 5:14 pm

New Orleans Saints Running Back Reggie Bush and the Jersey Number Confusion Saga

Posted by Jeff Chan Categories: Athletes, Editorial, Gear, Kudos, NFL,

Jersey sales have slowed due to the uncertainity of which number Reggie Bush will wear There is still doubt as to whether Reggie Bush will be able to wear his favorite number 5 on the back of his jersey come the start of the NFL season.  Figures from retailers have cooled off in sales, because of the uncertainty.  Although to us, that is not the big story.  The big story is a heart-warming, charitable one.  Bush will donate 25 percent of all royalties he will receive as a result of jersey sales toward Hurricane Katrina charities regardless of what number he has on his jersey.  That wasn’t the only good charitable act Bush has been apart of recently.  Bush recently contributed $50,000 to the Holy Rosary School, a learning disabilities school in Louisiana that was in danger of closing.  I just want to get give my applause to Reggie Bush for his good deeds in the age of the spoiled and pampered athlete.

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