Bettis to Boys Town

BOYS TOWN, Neb. (AP) -- Former NFL running back Jerome "The Bus" Bettis will be the keynote speaker at the annual Boys Town Booster Banquet.

Bettis, who was part of the Pittsburgh Steelers when they won the Super Bowl in 2006, is fifth on the NFL's all-time rushing list.

The banquet is set for May 7 at the Embassy Suites conference center in La Vista.

The annual event benefits and honors Boys Town student athletes.

Past booster banquet speakers include baseball legend Johnny Bench and NFL figures Mike Ditka, Will Shields and Peyton Manning.

Courtesy: Associated Press