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The Fight in the Dog

The Fight in the Dog

Like hundreds of other talented and hard working high school football seniors, Jahmere Irvin-Sills signed his national letter of intent on national signing day. While there are thousands of great stories to tell, perhaps the path that Irvin-Sills was forced to tread was one of the most difficult. Just over a year ago, Irvin-Sills was essentially alone in the world.

Jahmere Irvin-Sills was known as Jahmere Irvin most of his life. A tragic turn of events led the talented cornerback to a new family as well as a new name. Irvin-Sills' mother was murdered and to make matters worse his younger brother died in a tragic house fire. The one constant in Jahmere's life, his grandfather, died later of a heart attack. Life can often by cruel, but in this case the... Recommended Stories

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Jahmere Irvin-Sills committed to Auburn during the early summer. The Delaware native felt the…