NFL honors Thomson, Ray Guy with Super Bowl Honor Roll gold football
THOMSON, Ga. – The trophy case at Thomson High School for Hall of Fame punter Ray Guy continues to fill up. On Tuesday the NFL recognized Guy, and Thomson High School as part of the Super Bowl High School Honor Roll initiative.
The league is recognizing schools and communities that contributed to Super Bowl history as part of its Super Bowl 50 celebration. A special Wilson Golden Football will be awarded to every player or head coach who graduated from their school and was on an active Super Bowl roster.
Guy’s son, Ryan, was on hand Tuesday to present the ball to current Thomson head coach Rob Ridings. “It’s really an honor. I know I’m real proud of my dad and all the accomplishments he had and the hard work that he put in,” said Guy. “To be able to present this ball to Thomson High School is a real honor,” he continued.