Charles Tillman officially retires from NFL… but the best is yet to come

In a style all his own, Charles “Peanut” Tillman retired from the NFL Monday. I know this: Charles had an elite career, playing a dozen years for the Chicago Bears and establishing himself as the storied franchise’s greatest cornerback by consistently rising to the occasion against other-worldly receivers such as ..Continue Reading

Charles Tillman surprises students at Stony Point Elementary School

In November, a counselor at Stony Point Elementary School had an idea. They wanted to get a copy of The Middle School Rules of Charles “Peanut” Tillman for every fifth grader, as they prepare to transition to middle school. Would Tillman come and speak at the school, about an hour ..Continue Reading

Raffle provides chance to help kids and win Super Bowl tickets

Most people know Charles Tillman because he had a long and illustrious 12-year run with the Chicago Bears. But not as many people know he’s from Chicago. When The Middle School Rules of Charles “Peanut” Tillman came out in late 2015, Charles expressed his anger and disappointment about the violence ..Continue Reading

Charles Tillman shines at All Pro Dad Breakfast

Days after undergoing knee surgery in Houston, Charles Tillman only had one request for his scheduled visit at theĀ All Pro Dad breakfast Tuesday morning. A comfortable chair. Despite enduring post-surgery pain and needing crutches, Charles inspired dads and their kids at Smithfield Elementary School in South Charlotte. “It was amazing ..Continue Reading