Hey Tampa Bay, Alex here to tell all of you poker players about the Deion Sanders Poker Tournament coming to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino this Thursday, August 5, 2010.

Deion Sanders, a former NFL cornerback, Major League Baseball outfielder, Florida State University athletic legend and NFL Network sports commentator is hosting a NO Limit Texas Hold ‘em single table tournament, with a prize package totaling $2,000 on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 9p.m. – Limited media red carpet interviews from 8:30-9p.m.

All participants will receive a football autographed by Sanders. Seats are now on sale for $250 buy in, at Seminole Hard Rock Casino Poker Room. You must be 18 years or older with proper ID to play.

Prizes include: $1,000 for first place winner, $600 for second place, and $400 for third place.

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