Vernon Davis Ice Bucket Challenge

Watch Vernon Davis accept the Ice Bucket Challenge.

49ers tight end Vernon Davis has accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Thanks @21vdavis @patrickpowell90 & @Levis for the #ALSIceBucketChallenge nomination! I nominate my son Gianni, #TerryCrews and Coach #MikeSingletary. You have 24 hours!

The challenge which has become very popular via social media with hopes of raising money and awareness to find a cure for ALS – known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.

According to Time Magazine, the Ice Bucket Challenge has raised $15.6 million dollars for ALS since July 29 – compared with less than $50,000 in the same period last year.