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A Call to Men: NFL Hopes to Curb Domestic Violence By Teaching ‘Healthy Manhood’

The NFL is working to curb domestic violence by partnering with an organization called A Call to Men, which teaches “healthy, respectful manhood.” The group’s CEO, Tony Porter, and Troy Vincent, a former NFL player and the league’s executive vice president, are in town to talk about the program. They joined Houston Matters producer Paige […]

(L-R) Houston Matters producer Paige Phelps  talks with former NFL player and league executive vice president Troy Vincent, and Tony Porter, CEO of A Call to Men, an organization that fights domestic violence by teaching 'healthy manhood.' (Photo Courtesy: A Call to Men/via Twitter @ACallToMen)The NFL is working to curb domestic violence by partnering with an organization called A Call to Men, which teaches “healthy, respectful manhood.”

The group’s CEO, Tony Porter, and Troy Vincent, a former NFL player and the league’s executive vice president, are in town to talk about the program. They joined Houston Matters producer Paige Phelps to talk about their efforts.

(Above: [L-R] Houston Matters producer Paige Phelps talks with former NFL player and league executive vice president Troy Vincent, and Tony Porter, CEO of A Call to Men, an organization that fights domestic violence by teaching ‘healthy manhood.’ Photo Courtesy: A Call to Men/via Twitter @ACallToMen)

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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