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Seattle Seahawks Edgerrin James attends the Naples-Barron Collier game Friday, Oct. 23 at Barron Collier High School. James is an alumni of Immokalee High School. David Albers/Staff

Seattle Seahawks Edgerrin James attends the Naples-Barron Collier game Friday, Oct. 23 at Barron Collier High School. James is an alumni of Immokalee High School. David Albers/Staff

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  • NFL star Edgerrin James watches as participants run drills during the free Edgerrin James Football Skills Camp at the Immokalee Sports Complex on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 in Immokalee. 'It's super-important for me to do something, especially in my hometown,' the free-agent running back said. 'The timing of this is perfect for me and I made the decision to take it easy, I played in the last game of last season and I'm ready to play in the first game next season.' Lexey Swall-Bobay/Staff
  • Edgerrin James in high school in 1994 playing for Immokalee High School. File
  • Indianapolis Colts running back Edgerrin James (32) fights off Pittsburgh Steelers' Chris Hope (28) on a 9-yard run in the second quarter of  their NFL divisional playoff football   game Sunday, Jan. 15, 2006, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
  • Quisha James, 12, gets a piggy-back ride from her dad Edgerrin during a break in games at the free Edgerrin James Football Skills Camp at the Immokalee Sports Complex on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 in Immokalee. 'It's super-important for me to do something, especially in my hometown,' the free-agent running back said. 'The timing of this is perfect for me and I made the decision to take it easy, I played in the last game of last season and I'm ready to play in the first game next season.' Lexey Swall-Bobay/Staff
  • Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, left, and a former teammate, Seattle Seahawks running back Edgerrin James, shake hands following an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009. The Colts defeated the Seahawks 34-17. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
  • Former Immokalee High School and University of Miami Football star Edgerrin James celebrates seconds after finding out that he was picked by the Indianapolis Colts during the NFL draft Saturday while his sister-in-law, Mia German, center, and his girlfriend, Andia Wilson, right, cheer for him. James was surrounded by family and friends when he found out he was the fourth draft pick at Lozano's Mexican Restaurant and Sports Bar in Immokalee. Lisa Krantz/Staff
  • Every year, NFL's active rushing leader (12,121 yards) Edgerrin James returns home to Immokalee in the off-season to keep in playing shape and become ready for NFL summer camps. Currently James is a free agent, but he isn't saying which teams have offered deals. The only team to far to publicly state their interest has been the New Orleans Saints. Greg Kahn/Staff
  • Edgerrin James, center, 33, at approximately 12 years of age with teammates from his Pop Warner youth football league days.  Michel Fortier/Staff
  • FILE - In this Oct. 4, 2009 file photo, Indianapolis Colts center Jeff Saturday, left, and Seattle Seahawks running back Edgerrin James meet after an NFL football game in Indianapolis. James has more on his mind than football as he nears 10th place on the NFL career rushing list. The mother of his four children died of leukemia. James is trying to see that his kids are cared for in Florida while he's playing in Seattle. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
  • Seattle Seahawks running back Edgerrin James is tackled by Indianapolis Colts defensive tackle Ed Johnson during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009. Indianapolis won 34-17. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, carries the ball as Philadelphia Eagles safety Quintin Demps defends during the first half of the NFL NFC Championship football game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
  • NFL running back Edgerrin James takes a moment before using the bench press at his gym, called the Fun House, in Immoklaee on July 23, 2009. Greg Kahn/Staff
  • NFL running back Edgerrin James performs catching drills at his gym in Immoklaee, called the Fun House, during an hour-long non-stop workout as he keeps himself ready for the upcoming season on July 23, 2009. Greg Kahn/Staff
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, carries the ball as Philadelphia Eagles safety Quintin Demps defends during the first half of the NFL NFC Championship football game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
  • NFL running back Edgerrin James breaks a sweat lifting weights  at his gym in Immoklaee, called the Fun House, during an hour-long non-stop workout as he keeps himself ready for the upcoming season on July 23, 2009. Greg Kahn/Staff
  • NFL player Edgerrin James talks with Redskins running back Clinton Portis, left, during the free Edgerrin James Football Skills Camp at the Immokalee Sports Complex on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 in Immokalee. 'It's super-important for me to do something, especially in my hometown,' the free-agent running back said. 'The timing of this is perfect for me and I made the decision to take it easy, I played in the last game of last season and I'm ready to play in the first game next season.' Lexey Swall-Bobay/Staff
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, carries the ball as Philadelphia Eagles safety Quintin Demps defends during the first half of the NFL NFC Championship football game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) picks up six yards as he gets past Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Patrick Surtain, bottom, as wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) helps with a block on Chiefs' Bernard Pollard in the first quarter of a NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
  • The Arizona Cardinals' Edgerrin James, right, is embraced by Marcela Rice, left, who works with the star running back's aunt, during the grand opening of the expansion of Seminole Casino Immokalee on Feb. 12, 2009. James made a surprise appearance for the opening of the 43,700 square-foot addition that doubled the workforce for the casino. Greg Kahn/Staff
  • Edgerrin James in high school in 1994 playing for Immokalee High School. File
  • Indianapolis Colts running back Edgerrin James stretches out before the start of practice at the Colts training camp in Terre Haute, Ind., Monday, Aug. 15, 2005.  (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
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Edgerrin James (32) is taken down by Miami linebacker Zach Thomas (54) and defensive tackle Tim Bowens (95) during the first half of the game Sunday. James, a former student from Immokalee High School, ran 26 times for 89 yards helping the Colts beat the Dolphins 23-17. Lexey Swall/Staff
  • Edgerrin James in high school in 1994 playing for Immokalee High School. File
  • Indianpolis Colts Edgerrin James rushes in the second quarter against the Miami Dolphins at Pro Player Stadium in Miami Fla., Dec.17, 2000. Everything is going the Indianapolis Colts' way heading into their first-round AFC playoff game at Miami on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2000.  They've won three straight and carry the swagger of the Super Bowl favorites they were predicted to be before the season. (AP Photo/ Gary I. Rothstein)
  • Edgerrin James in high school in 1994 playing for Immokalee High School. File
  • ** FILE ** In this Nov. 10, 2008, file photo, Arizona Cardinals running back Tim Hightower (34) picks up yards as San Francisco 49ers' Walt Harris grabs his jersey during an NFL football game in Glendale, Ariz. Hightower started out as a fifth-round draft pick trying to crack the Arizona Cardinals' roster. Then he replaced Edgerrin James as the starting running back before fading down the stretch. After losing his job to James in the playoffs, Hightower came up with three of the biggest plays in Arizona's NFC championship victory over Philadelphia, which put the once-woeful Cardinals in the Super Bowl for the first time. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
  • Indianapolis Colts running back Edgerrin James (32) takes a Peyton Manning pass 27 yards for a touchdown during the third quarter of their game with the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday, Sept. 3, 2000, in Kansas City, Mo. The Colts beat the Chiefs 27-14, handing Kansas City their first season opening loss in 11 years. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
  • Edgerrin James, currently a free agent in the NFL, compares times on his stop watch while timing players in the 40-yard dash during the Edgerrin and Javarris James Football Skills Camp at the Immokalee Sports Complex on Monday in Immokalee, Fla. Lexey Swall/Staff
  • Arizona Cardinals' Edgerrin James speaks to reporters during player availability at the team hotel Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009, in Tampa, Fla.  The Cardinals will face the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
  • 156909 CardsPractice0116 -- 01/15/2009  --  Arizona Cardinals Edgerrin James #32, Anquan Boldin #81 and Larry Fitzgerald #11 (cq) talk during practice at the Cardinals training complex in Tempe, AZ. The Arizona Cardinals host the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game this Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, AZ.  (Rob Schumacher/The Arizona Republic)
  • ** FILE ** In this Jan. 10, 2009 file photo, Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) carries the ball during the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers in an NFL divisional playoff football game in Charlotte, N.C.  James was a big part of many terrific teams with the Indianapolis Colts. Yet the veteran running back never made it to the Super Bowl until he was with an Arizona club that has no history of winning, in a season that saw him benched for the first time in his career.  (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
  • Arizona Cardinals' Edgerrin James, left, and Anquan Boldin (81) arrive  at morning player news conference at the team hotel Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, in Tampa, Fla.  The Cardinals will face the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa, on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
  • Arizona Cardinals' Edgerrin James (32) and Larry Fitzgerald (11) run to the sideline after James' scored a touchdown  in the first quarter against the Carolina Panthers in an NFL divisional playoff football game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009. Carolina Panthers' Tyler Brayton (96) is in background. (AP Photo/Rick Havner)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James celebrates after the Cardinals defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 32-25 in the NFC championship NFL football game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2009, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Michael Chow) ** MESA OUT  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT  MAGS OUT  NO SALES **
  • Arizona Cardinals Edgerrin James  talks to the media after practice at the team facility in Tempe, Ariz. on  Friday, Jan. 23,  2009.  (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Tom Tingle)   **  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT, MESA TRIBUNE OUT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES **
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, runs the ball for 27 yards as Baltimore Ravens' Ed Reed, left, gives chase during the first quarter of a football game Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, in Baltimore.(AP Photo/Gail Burton)
  • Edgerrin James at medi Day in Tampa Fl for Super Bowl XLIII. Video Frame Grab
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, loses the ball while he is tackled by San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis during the first half of an NFL football game in San Francisco, Monday, Sept. 10, 2007. Arizona recovered the ball. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
  • Arizona Cardinals' running back Edgerrin James takes a had-off during football practice at Cardinals' training camp Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007 in Flagstaff, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
  • Indianapolis Colts running back Edgerrin James watches practice from the sidelines during training camp  in Terre Haute, Ind., Thursday, July 28, 2005. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
  • FILE - In this Jan. 18, 2009, file photo, Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James, right, carries the ball as Philadelphia Eagles safety Quintin Demps defends during the first half of the NFC Championship football game in Glendale, Ariz. Edgerrin  The Seattle Seahawks practiced Tuesday morning, Aug. 25, 2009, without James, the league's active leading rusher who reportedly has an agreement on a new contract with the team. James was not at team headquarters or in the Seattle area through Monday night and had not taken a physical, so a contract was not finished. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
  • Edgerrin James, center, the day he signed a contract with the Arizona Cardinals.  Michel Fortier/Staff
  • Arizona Cardinals' Edgerrin James (32) runs during an NFL divisional playoff football game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) runs during the second quarter against the Carolina Panthers in an NFL divisional playoff football game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
  • Seattle Seahawks Edgerrin James attends the Naples-Barron Collier game Friday, Oct. 23 at Barron Collier High School. James is an alumni of Immokalee High School. David Albers/Staff
  • ** FILE ** In this Dec. 28, 2008 file photo, Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) stiff arms Seattle Seahawks' Will Herring (54) during the third quarter of their 24-21 win in an NFL football game  in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals won 34-21.For eight weeks, James, one of the best rushers of this decade watched from the sidelines as the Cardinals' running game sputtered. He's back for the playoffs and he's' brought the ground game with him. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)
  • GLENDALE, AZ - 2007:  Edgerrin James of the Arizona Cardinals poses for his 2007 NFL headshot at photo day in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Edgerrin James
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) is stopped by Dallas Cowboys' Zach Thomas (55) during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Paul Connors)
  • Arizona Cardinals runningback Edgerrin James (32) is stopped by Buffalo Bills' Donte Whitner during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) picks up six yards as he gets past Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Patrick Surtain, bottom, as wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald (11) helps with a block on Chiefs' Bernard Pollard in the first quarter of a NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) spins around Detroit Lions linebacker Paris Lenon (53) during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York)
  • Arizona Cardinals running back Edgerrin James (32) picks up yardage as Pittsburgh Steelers' Clark Haggans, right, defends during the first quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 30, 2007 in Glendale, Ariz. At rear is Cardinals quarterback Matt Leinart (7). (AP Photo/Matt York)
  • Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, right, and Seattle Seahawks running back Edgerrin James talk after an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
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Edgerrin James, center, is seen in portrait with his sons, Edgerrin, Jr. a.k.a. Jizzleman, 8, right clockwise, Euro, 6, and Eden, 9,  July 24, 2013 at the Edgerrin James Youth Summer Camp in Orlando, Fla. Edgerrin is arguably the best football player to emerge from Southwest Florida proving decorated careers at Immokalee High School, The University of Miami and Indianapolis Colts Hall of Fame. He is eligible for the National Football League's Hall of Fame in 2015. 'I'm just glad they picked me, it's just like everything else, you just go out and do whatever you're doing and be happy you've been acknowledged. Hopefully I represented what it means to be a football player and go out and play the position I played.' Edgerrin said. About his upcoming kids who also play football and other sports, 'I tell them do everything the right way there is no shortcuts, there's no handouts…work real hard and the results will show. Hard work is hard to hide.'
  • Edgerrin James, center, is seen in portrait with his sons Euro, 6, top clockwise, Eden, 9, and Edgerrin, Jr. a.k.a. Jizzleman, 8, July 24, 2013 at The Edgerrin James Youth Summer Camp in Orlando, Fla. Edgerrin is arguably the best football player to emerge from Southwest Florida proving decorated careers at Immokalee High School, The University of Miami and Indianapolis Colts Hall of Fame.
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Edgerrin James is seen in portrait with his sons Maine Maine, 24, Eden, 9, Jizzleman, 8, and Euro, 6, July 24, 2013 at The Edgerrin James Youth Summer Camp in Orlando, Fla. Edgerrin is arguably the best football player to emerge from Southwest Florida proving decorated careers at Immokalee High School, The University of Miami and Indianapolis Colts Hall of Fame. He is eligible for the National Football League's Hall of Fame in 2015. 'I'm just glad they picked me, it's just like everything else, you just go out and do whatever you're doing and be happy you've been acknowledged and I just want to represent, try to represent the area anytime you set foot on the football field and hopefully I represented what it means to be a football player and go out and play the position I played.' Edgerrin said. About his upcoming kids who also play football and other sports, 'I tell them do everything the right way there is no shortcuts, there's no handoutsâwork real hard and the results will show. Hard work it hard to hide.'

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