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DAVID BRUTON SUBSTITUTE TEACHING DURING LOCKOUT

DAVID BRUTON SUBSTITUTE TEACHING DURING LOCKOUT

While some NFL players are spending the enforced offseason in workouts with their teammates and others (like Minnesota's Ray Edwards and Baltimore's Tom Zbikowski are spending it in the boxing ring, third-year safety David Bruton(notes) of theDenver Broncos has set himself on a different path — he's spending the lockout as a substitute teacher at his old high school in Ohio, teaching social studies and credit recovery (yes, they have those classes for teenagers now) for the not-so princely sum of $90 per day.

Bruton, who majored in political science and sociology at Notre Dame and received a Bachelor's Degree in 2009, applied for and received a one-year substitute teacher's license from the Ohio Department of Education, according to Lindsay Jones of the Denver Post.

"I'm just trying to keep busy," Bruton told the Post, "and it's nice to be able to give back to my community." (more)

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Article by DOUG FARRAR, Yahoo! Sports | Read full article here