American football helps rehabilitate prisoners in Mexico

Americas Now

A sports team formed in a Mexican prison is changing the lives of inmates.

American football has grown as a sport in Mexico, especially in border cities like Monterrey.

One man began coaching a football team in unusual circumstances and today the team is generating buzz in the local leagues.

Formed by prison inmates, the team is called “The Evil Machine.”

It’s considered an example of how discipline and respect for others can help rehabilitate the incarcerated.

Meet our Game Changer Coach Mateo Zambrano.