NFL quarterback Ainge talks about battle with addiction

Published: Wednesday, April 13 2011 6:00 a.m. MDT

ESPNNewYork.com's Rich Cimini recently got New York Jets backup quarterback Erik Ainge to open up about his drug addiction and battle with mental illness. Ainge is the nephew of former BYU and NBA star Danny Ainge, now the executive director of basketball operations for the Boston Celtics and a bishop for the LDS Church in the Boston, Mass., area. Danny has been helping his nephew to fight through his problems.

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