STAMFORD - Hundreds of people today heard from a player for the New York Giants about his dedication to stopping domestic violence.

Linebacker Mark Herzlich was the featured speaker at the Domestic Violence Crisis Center's 14th annual Voices of Courage Luncheon at the Stamford Marriott.

Herzlich spoke about the role men need to play in stopping violence.
The center's board director says this is a cause where everyone can make a difference.

The Domestic Violence Crisis Center serves seven communities in southwestern Connecticut.