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PRATTVILLE, AL (WSFA) -

Three former NFL players are scheduled to visit Prattville Saturday, March 15 for the "It's All About The Children" event. The players are Fred Baxter, Bobby Hamilton and Brian Cox.

Baxter heads the non-profit BaxterFoundation. He's a former player for the New York Jets, ChicagoBears and the New England Patriots. An Andalusia native, Baxter played for the Auburn Tigers and was selected in the 5th round of the 1993 NFL Draft by the Jets.

Hamilton played with the New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, New England Patriots and theCleveland Browns.

Cox played with the Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins, andthe New Orleans Saints. He is currently the Defensive Line Coach for the AtlantaFalcons.

The three will be at the Beef O'Bradys from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and are offering an opportunity for youth of all ages to come out and visitwith them, get autographs and take pictures. The event is free and hot dogs will be provided for the kids.

The three hope to encourage the youth in the Autauga County community.

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