If you follow the football scene in or around Charlotte you would know the name Elijah Hood. Hood declared for the NFL draft and has a strong possibility of being drafted today. Of course the family hopes to be picked up by the home team Carolina Panthers but Hood is determined to make a HUGE impact where ever he goes. Hood a gentle giant is one of the best off field class acts. Raised in the church Our Lady of Consolation Hood was raised by all his church family and as well as his family. Charlotte awaits to see where he will end up! Today is the day for many to cheer!