By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Steelers safety Terrell Edmunds, along with his brothers, have penned a children’s book.READ MORE: Police Investigate After Halloween Decorations Vandalized Over The Weekend
Terrell, Tremaine, and Trey released the book, “My Brother’s Keeper – What This Means To Me.”
The book provides positive messages to kids, including a message that holds special meaning for Terrell that’s all about being a role model.READ MORE: Multiple Firearms Found Among Passengers' Bags In Separate Incidents This Weekend At Pittsburgh International Airport
The Edmunds brothers say their mom was a teacher and encouraged them to read as they were growing up.
That encouragement made writing the book naturally.
“My parents, they both instilled that in us when we were at a young age, just making sure that we valued school first before anything,” Terrell said. “Now, being able to come back and inspire youth, it’s just amazing. It’s something we always wanted to do, we wanted to give back because a lot of people gave to us when we were younger.”MORE NEWS: National Aviary Closed This Sunday While Search For Steller’s Sea Eagle Kodiak Continues
On Thursday, Terrell was in Steubenville reading the book to students.