Toronto hosts NFL icons

Toronto hosts NFL icons

Marshall Faulk, the Vince Lombardi Trophy and the St. Louis Rams cheerleaders visited Toronto as part of the NFL Touchdown Tour.

The Toronto event followed stops in Vancouver and Montreal earlier this summer.

The Touchdown Tour, a free fan zone on the grounds of Ontario Place, included interactive throwing, kicking and jumping stations, vertical and broad jump combine tests, kids and technology zones.

In addition to autograph sessions with NFL legend Marshall Faulk, visitors mingled with the St. Louis Rams cheerleaders and posed with the Vince Lombardi Trophy.

“Marshall Faulk is a tremendous ambassador for the National Football League, and we were very pleased to introduce him to our fans in Toronto,” said Dan Quinn, Managing Director, NFL Canada.  ”The NFL Touchdown Tour gave us a chance to celebrate with Canadian NFL fans on their home turf.”