Close A Father's Journey For Former NFL Player Vernon Turner, it was never too late to be the dad he always wanted to be. Great Day Houston Staff , KHOU 2:12 PM. CDT June 16, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST Vernon Turner's book, "The Next Level" is available at amazon.com. For more information about Vernon Turner, visit vernonturner.com. © 2017 KHOU-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS VERIFY: Welding glasses safe to view eclipse? Christopher Columbus statue vandalized in Houston Authorities respond as van plows into crowds 5 26 Blackout victims at Mexico resorts have little hope of justice Hundreds of alleged sex buyers arrested in month-long operation First look at Katy ISD's $70M stadium Dallas woman escapes terror attack in Barcelona Solar eclipse glasses are very hard to find Houston to Dallas in 90 minutes? It could be a reality with high speed train Coast Guard rescues missing woman near Sea Lion Caves More Stories Man gets help from firefighters then steals SUV Aug 18, 2017, 10:53 p.m. Mom charged after son, 7, dies in drunk driving accident Aug 18, 2017, 7:31 p.m. 2 officers shot, killed in Kissimmee, south of Orlando Aug 18, 2017, 11:44 p.m.