An author, singer and actress, Holly Robinson Peete is best known for her roles on the popular television series 21 Jump Street, Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, For Your Love and Love, Inc. She is the author of Get Your Own Damn Beer, I'm Watching the Game! A Woman's Guide to Loving Pro Football, which received the 2006 Quill Award in Sports. In 1997, Holly and her husband Rodney founded the HollyRod Foundation to provide immediate financial, physical and emotional care for disadvantaged patients suffering from Parkinson's disease.
A former professional football player, Rodney Peete began his career at the University of Southern California, where he was recognized as the nation's best senior quarterback in 1988, winning the Johnny Unitas Award. He enjoyed a 16-season career in the NFL during which time he played for the Detroit Lions, Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, Oakland Raiders and Carolina Panthers before retiring at the end of the 2004 season. Rodney is also a former co-host of The Best Damn Sports Show Period on Fox Sports Net. In 1997, Rodney and his wife Holly founded the HollyRod Foundation to provide immediate financial, physical and emotional care for disadvantaged patients suffering from Parkinson's disease.
About the Peetes' Show
In this hour-long, daily, "family reality" radio show, the Peetes tackle the challenges of marriage and raising four kids in Beverly Hills. Through all the chaos and frenzy, they dole out a whole lot of love, setting an example of devotion to family that's an inspiration for all of us.
Published on January 15, 2006