• Troy Vincent children age five as they enter the Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. More than 700 students were treated to sports, food and games as part of the NFL’s community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. Vincent was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

  • Romeo Mercado, in white, exercises during the Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. More than 700 students were treated to NFL sports, food and games. community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. The event was started by Troy Vincent, who was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

  • Raezelle Espinar exercises during Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. Over 700 students were treated to sports, food and games as part of NFL community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. The event was started by Troy Vincent, who was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

  • Eddie Mason, who has played for 3 NFL teams, leads drills during the Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. More 700 students were treated to sports, food and games as part of NFL community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. The event was started by Troy Vincent, who was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

  • Harrison Kao exercises during Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. More than 700 students were treated to athletic activities, food and games as part of NFL community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. The event was started by Troy Vincent, who was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

  • Students exercise during the Vincent Country Safe Zone Activity Day at John Muir Academy in Long Beach, Calif., on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2022. More than 700 students were treated to sports, food and games as part of NFL community events leading up to the Super Bowl in Los Angeles on Sunday. The event was started by Troy Vincent, who was the 7th overall pick in the 1992 NFL Draft and played for four teams. (Photo by Paul Bersebach, Orange County Registry/SCNG)

More than 700 students enjoyed sports and games with former NFL cornerback Troy Vincent on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at John Muir Academy in Long Beach as part of its annual Safe Zone Activity Day.

Vincent, a former first-round pick, five-time Pro Bowler and Philadelphia Eagles Hall of Famer, hosts this event every year in the days leading up to the Super Bowl. This weekend’s Super Bowl LVI will take place at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, about a 20-minute drive from the school in Long Beach.

The Safe Zone activity aims to create a “jubilee safe zone” for children in underserved areas, according to the website of Vincent Country, an organization run by Vincent and his family.

This year, the children played sports and games, exercised and got free food. Last year, when the Super Bowl was held in Tampa, Florida, the Safe Zone Activity Day was held at Just Elementary School, a public school in that city.

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