PARADISE, Calif. - The San Francisco 49ers invited the entire Paradise High School Football Team, along with coaches and cheerleaders, to Monday night's football game against the New York Giants.
Shane Wallen, a Paradise local and strength coach for the team, helped organize the event for the community of Paradise. Shuttles were arranged from Butte County.
According to Tim Taylor, Butte County Superintendent of Schools, upon arrival, the team was brought to the locker room where they were addressed by 49ers General Manager John Lynch.
He told the students and coaches from Paradise that they will stand with the team during the National Anthem.