Dec 07, 2021
By Christine Ross
Mobile, Alabama, is celebrating it’s sports heroes with statues along its riverfront.
Hank Aaron, Satchel Paige, Billy Williams and Ozzie Smith will be joined by football Hall of Famer Robert Brazile Jr. are among the figures along the statue row.
A statue selection committee will interview five artists or teams of artists competing to create the displays. The goal is to have the first statues installed next year and the rest in 2023.