Meet NFL greats at Caesars

Nov 19, 2002 1:18 AM

For the next two months, Caesars Palace presents an opportunity for fans to meet with their favorite players during "Chalk Talk." The events will be held every Sunday throughout November and December from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. inside the newly remodeled Caesars Palace Race and Sports Book.

"Chalk Talk" will be co-hosted by Mark Jackson, former wide receiver of the Denver Broncos, and Chuck Esposito, vice president of the Caesars Palace Race and Sports Book. Guests are invited to meet and greet gridiron greats from various NFL teams.

Select players will sign autographs, answer questions and award memorabilia items to several lucky winners.

The newly-designed race and sports book is part of a massive expansion and remodeling at Caesars Palace. Other upgrades include more dining, parking and the Colosseum opening next year with Celine Dion.

The following is a schedule of appearances:

November 24: Mel Blount/ Steelers, Icky Woods/ Bengals

December 1: Mark Clayton/ Dolphins, Andre Reed/ Bills

December 8: Ed "Too Tall" Jones/ Cowboys, John Taylor/ 49ers

December 15: Jim Plunkett/ Raiders, Dwight Stephenson/ Dolphins

December 22: "Three Amigos" Mark Jackson, Ricky Nattiel and Vance Johnson/ Broncos

December 29: Bill Sims/Lions

Chuck Foreman/ Vikings