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Press Release

THE PROTECTORS NOW UNFOLDING ON MADEFIRE AND APPLE TV. Athlitacomics, the entertainment company started by former Chicago Bear Israel Idonije, is launching The Protectors issues #1-5 as Motion Books on the Madefire app and on Apple TV. Season 1 of The Protectors will roll out as weekly episodes. The release of the 15 episodes will…

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NY Times

NY Times

No Longer an Impact Player, a Giant Finds a Way to Deliver a Kaboom The 12th season of Israel Idonije’s N.F.L. career finds him in New York, and this protagonist is worn down, fighting his body’s aches and scrambling to catch on at the end of the roster for the Giants, his third team in…

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CBS News

CBS News

NFL’s Israel Idonije creates comic book series for a good cause NFL players are always superheroes to their fans. But a former Chicago Bear is taking that idea to a new level, making a difference off the field too. Israel Idonije is best known as a lineman for the Bears. Now a free agent, he’s…

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Sports Talk Florida

Sports Talk Florida

Israel Idonije Talks Diversity In Comic Books Israel Idonije has played in the NFL for the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions, to name a few. But, we were curious about his love for comic books and the creation of his own series, “The Protectors.” On our new sports and pop culture mash-up show, The Power…

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