A former Arizona Cardinals quarterback introduced Wednesday that he’s operating for the Tempe Metropolis Council.
John Skelton, who the Cardinals drafted out of Fordham within the fifth spherical of the 2010 NFL draft, introduced his candidacy in a video on social media.
Within the video, Skelton stated he determined to make his house in Tempe after his NFL taking part in days have been via.
He began 17 video games over three seasons with the Cardinals, who’re headquartered in Tempe, and completed with an 8-9 file. He had 15 landing passes and 25 interceptions in these three seasons in Arizona.
A Texas native, Skelton additionally frolicked with the Tennessee Titans, San Francisco 49ers and Cincinnati Bengals in his profession, however he solely noticed taking part in time with the Cardinals.
There are three seats open for the 2022 Tempe Metropolis Council with the first eleciton set for March 8, 2022 and the overall election on Could 17, 2022.
Skelton is amongst 10 candidates who have filed a statement of interest form to run.