Joey Harrington sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. We talk about the values he looks to instill into his kids. In addition, Joey shares the life lessons he learned from his sons. After that we talk about his foundation and the inspiration to start it up. We talk about his passion for education. After that we talk about sneakers and his time in the NFL. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Joey Harrington
Joey graduated from Central Catholic High School in Portland where he was awarded the Holy Spirit Leadership Award in 1997. He went on to attend the University of Oregon from 1998-2001. As a three-year starting quarterback for University of Oregon, Joey finished his college football career as a Heisman Trophy finalist in 2001, and led the Oregon Ducks to a #2 national ranking. He was the third overall pick in the 2002 NFL Draft, and went on to play professionally. Joey married Emily Hatten in March of 2007. They reside in Oregon with their two sons, Jack and Emmet. Follow Joey on Twitter at @joey3harrington and Instagram at @harringtonfamilyfdn. Check out his website over at harringtonfamilyfoundation.org.
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About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast
The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. You get a unique perspective on fatherhood from guests like Joe Montana, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.