Ex-NFL MVP Alexander taking ‘tour for Jesus’

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Shaun Alexander fills his days with a mix of the spiritual and physical.

The former NFL MVP is on a nine-city tour speaking at churches, clubs and businesses – anywhere that will let him share his Christian faith. In the meantime, a different kind of faith carries him through a tough workout regimen: That an NFL team in need of a running back will summon him before the 2009 season is up.

…Alexander is hosting a lunch Friday at Hank Aaron Stadium to raise money to send kids to Fellowship of Christian Athletes camps. He’s also involved in programs to teach second- and third-graders how to play chess and prevent kids from dropping out of high school.

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