AMORY, Miss. (WCBI)-Ole Miss football player Channing Ward was in Aberdeen Saturday signing autographs.
The sophomore defensive end was at the Southern Heritage café Saturday afternoon meeting fans and sharing football stories. The event was sponsored by the Aberdeen Main Street Association which provided free photos for him to sign. Ward says it’s great to meet some of his biggest fans where he grew up.
“It feels good just finally getting a break and now being able to see everybody that is supporting you. It feels good to be home,” says Channing Ward.
Ward was a former football player at Aberdeen High School.