HALLSVILLE, TX (KLTV) - It was Roddrick Muckelroy Day in Hallsville. There wasn't much time to rest for the former Texas Longhorn and Bengals rookie linebacker. Muckelroy spent the entire day speaking at several school's in Hallsville.
He capped off the day signing autographs before the Hallsville basketball game.
"Everybody's praising me, but I'm praising them for allowing me to have this day," said Muckelroy. "I'm thankful for those guys that put it together. It's a great accomplishment. It ranks high on my list of things I've done. Right now this is number one for me, I'm just excited."
An authentic NFL Cincinnati Bengals jersey autographed Muckelroy was raffled at the game It will be given away next Tuesday. All proceeds go to the Hallsville Athletic Booster Club.