Former Southern player proposes on field with help of band at halftime


Proposing at a sporting event is not exactly the newest of ideas. But getting the band involved, too? That’s something you don’t see every day.

At halftime of Saturday’s Bayou Classic between Grambling and Southern, former Southern fullback Calvin Mills proposed on the field to his girlfriend as the Jaguars’ “Human Jukebox” band formed the words “marry me.” There was even a member hiding in a giant box who presented Mills with the ring.

She said yes.

A former Southern University football player used the team’s band for a proposal

— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) November 29, 2014

Scott Harrigan
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