November 16, 2012

Ninja Up! With Tony Gonzalez

On November 19, Disney XD will begin airing short TV segments featuring Tony Gonzalez, tight end for the Atlanta Falcons NFL team. The clips feature Gonzalez as he encourages kids to make smart and healthy choices. The campaign, called Ninja Up! With Tony Gonzalez, is in support of Disney’s new animated series, Randy Cunningham 9th Grade Ninja, which airs Monday through Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Disney XD. Watch a video clip above to see Gonzalez talk about healthy eating.


TFK Kid Reporter Abhinav Piplani was on set as Gonzalez filmed the Ninja Up! segments at Atlanta’s Lakewood Grady Stadium. Gonzalez, 36, recently became the first tight end in NFL history to reach 100 receiving touchdowns in his career. How does he stay healthy? Click here to read Abhinav’s interview with Gonzalez to find out.

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