Venice’s Burton Returns Home To Much Fanfare

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VENICE – The prodigal son, the conquering hero, and the Super Bowl hero all rolled into one, returned home to Venice Tuesday night.

Hundreds of fans, both Eagles fans, and those of Trey Burton, were wound around the block as they waited to meet Burton at Bogey’s in Venice. The former Venice Indian, Florida Gator and current Eagle made sure to give love to everyone who supported him on this journey.

He made sure to take the kids first, and he tried to get through the line so nobody had to wait, but when you’re popular, that is inevitable.

With his brother Clay, Venice head coach John Peacock there to help, he made a dent. In a quick moment he did say he didn’t feel any different being home now that he has won a Super Bowl.

“Its really cool”, said Trey Burton, tight end for the Philadelphia Eagles. “Its greats to be here with all the people who have supported me my whole career.”

Burton becomes a free agent, and several teams, including the Miami Dolphins, have shown interest.

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Don Brennan
Don got his start in the television while working in production for the WWE in Connecticut, while also working overnights at WSTC 1400 News Radio. He moved to Florida to pursue a Master’s Degree while working in sales for the Miami Heat. Don got back in to radio after earning his degree by going to work for Sportsradio 560WQAM in Miami. He worked his way up to become a beat reporter for the Florida Marlins, then the Miami Heat, while also covering the Miami Hurricanes, Florida Panthers, and Miami Dolphins. As he worked in radio, he became a reporter for a High School Sports television show on CBS4 in Miami. Don then went into TV full-time as a sports anchor/reporter at ABC 7 in Fort Myers for 4 years, and then at ABC 7 in Sarasota for 10 years. Don began at SNN in July of 2017. When he is not working he enjoys time with his two sons, Trey(13) and Logan(11), and two dogs, Mia and Venus.

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