Football Player Goes Frum

The theme of today’s blog is apparently Jews and Texas.

This video follows the journey of Alan Veingrad, a former Dallas Cowboy, as he became an Orthodox Jew after retiring from the sport.

Only one problem with the piece. It states that playing at Lambeau Field in Green Bay is like playing on “holy territory” for the NFL.

But any real fan knows that there is a hole in the ceiling of Texas Stadium, where the Cowboys play, so that God can watch his favorite team play.

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