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My Cause My Cleats: Players and their Causes

For the fourth year, the NFL gave players the opportunity to highlight causes important to them through the My Cause My Cleats initiative. Players will wear custom-designed cleats reflecting their commitment to charitable causes this weekend. More than 35 Texans players are participating.

Table inside Article
Player Cause or Organization
AJ McCarron Breast Cancer Awareness & United Way
Alex McGough Special Olympics
Deshaun Watson Deshaun Watson Foundation
Bryan Anger Assisting disabled veterans and public safety officials
Steven Mitchell Jr. Mental Health Awareness
Kenny Stills Sustainability
DeAndre Carter Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Justin Reid Childhood Cancer Awareness
Carlos Hyde Drug Abuse Awareness
Johnathan Joseph Underserved Youth
Duke Johnson Anger Management
Lamar Miller Underserved Youth
Karan Higdon Jr. Single Mothers Awareness
Lonnie Johnson Jr. Ending Gun Violence
Keion Crossen Social Justice
Jahleel Addae Breast Cancer Awareness
Buddy Howell Underserved Youth & Dementia / Alzheimer’s
Cullen Gillaspia Kidz 1st Fund
Jon Weeks Child Advocates & Kirstyn's Crew
Tyrell Adams Underprivileged youth and communities
Jacob Martin Boys & Girls Club of Greater Houston
Benardrick McKinney Underserved Youth
Brennan Scarlett Community Empowerment
Peter Kalambayi Habitat for Humanity
Whitney Mercilus Children with disabilities
Greg Mancz Grief support for bereaved children and families
Nick Martin Firefighter Appreciation
Tytus Howard Lung Cancer Awareness
Max Scharping Alzheimer’s Awareness
Kahale Warring American Stroke Association
Jordan Thomas Ovarian Cancer Awareness
Jordan Akins Breast Cancer Awareness
Charles Omenihu Breast Cancer Awareness
Ira Savage-Lewis YMCA of Greater Houston
DJ Reader Kidney failure awareness & getting kids active