Fozzy Whittaker is currently an NFL running back for the Carolina Panthers. Over a seven-year career, he has played for the Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers, Cleveland Browns and Carolina Panthers. Whittaker played college football with The University of Texas at Austin from 2008-2011. As a Longhorn, he amassed over 1200 yards and 12 touchdowns. In his time away from football, Fozzy loves to spend time fishing on the water. He grew up with a bayou in his backyard, and has been fishing ever since he can remember. During the offseason, Fozzy has intense fishing competitions with his teammates in Charlotte.
Whittaker is very involved with his philanthropy, Fozzy's Football Heroes. Fozzy's Football Heroes is designed to encourage and support the development in areas of athletics and education. For more information on how to get involved with Fozzy's Future Heroes, go to the Fozzy's Future Heroes website. He also organizes a free annual football camp called Fozzy's Football Frenzy for kids in his hometown of Pearland, Texas.