FALKNER, Miss. (WTVA) -- Some elementary school students in Tippah County got a special visit from a former New Orleans Saints football player Wednesday.
Deuce McAllister stopped by Falkner Elementary school to talk to students about the importance of starting the day with a balanced breakfast.
The school won the special visit following North Tippah School District's first place win in the statewide "Fuel Up Like a Pro" contest.
Within the school district, Falkner Elementary had the highest increase in breakfast participation.