Hometown Saints with Justin Hardee: Cleveland
New Orleans Saints cornerback Justin Hardee grew up on the east side of Cleveland. Here are photos of his family, Glenville High School, memorabilia from Hardee's career, and the city.
Photos by Ken Blaze
Throughout the playoffs NewOrleansSaints.com will be showcasing the hometowns of players to give fans a look at the communities and the people that influenced them. The eighth part of our series of photos essays is a look at where defensive back Justin Hardee grew up in Cleveland, Ohio.
The photo essay was shot by Ken Blaze, a professional photojournalist in Northeast Ohio since 1995. He has covered numerous regional and national events such as; two World Series, four NBA Finals, presidents, the Castro kidnappings, the 0-16 Browns, NCAA Championships, and everything in the Cleveland art and music scene. He lives with his two children, Luca and Rio, in a suburb just west of Cleveland.