THIS IS THE SPORTS SPECTRUM PODCAST
WITH JASON ROMANO, FEATURING DARIUS HOLLAND
Darius Holland is a chaplain with the United States Army in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. In his younger days, Holland played in the NFL for 10 seasons with the Green Bay Packers, Detroit Lions, Kansas City Chiefs, Cleveland Browns, Minnesota Vikings and Denver Broncos.
He was originally selected by Green Bay in the third round of the 1995 NFL Draft after a college career at the University of Colorado. He was a member of the 1996 Super Bowl-champion Packers team that beat the Patriots, 35-21, in Super Bowl XXXI.
Today on the podcast, we talk to Darius Holland about his role as a chaplain in the Army, the parallels of being an NFL player and a chaplain, why spiritual wellness is so important to him, and why he went into ministry after his playing career.
Today the Global War on Terrorism Memorial Foundation announced that Reverend Doctor Darius Holland will join the Foundation’s Board of Advisors. Holland is a pastor of over twenty years and an Army Captain. https://t.co/Y8dsLNVWeK pic.twitter.com/XMBEbAIJ1F
— Global War on Terrorism Memorial Foundation (@GWOTMF) July 26, 2022