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    Best two sport athletes of all time?


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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Lettered in football and baseball all 4 years in my 1A Iowa highschool.

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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    No one is even close to him, BO JACKSON. Super tecmo bowl tells you all you need to know about him :)



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    I'll always remember this run by Bo:



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Bo Jackson was a beast! Makes you wonder what he could have done if he didn't need to quit.



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Bo was great. Another that comes to mind is Brian Jordan who was good as an Atlanta Falcon in the NFL and with the Cardinals in Baseball. Also, had Tavian Banks not gone for football, I would suspect he would have had a top notch pro soccer career! He was that good at the JN level!



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Bo is definitely in the conversation. I'd probably put Jim Brown ahead of him, though. And Jackie Robinson lettered in four sports at UCLA; nobody does that.


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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    I had always heard that Dave Winfield was drafted in 3 sports out of U of Minn - baseball, football, and basketball. Too lazy to verify, but impressive if true.



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    Bo Jackson, end of thread.



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    George Amundson.


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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Deon >>>>>>>>Bo


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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    ISU version:
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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Quote Originally Posted by wamfam View Post
    jim Brown, Jim Thorpe, and Bo!
    i am surprised Elway wasnt on this list over many others



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    Re: Best two sport athletes of all time?

    Jim. Thorpe. Biathalon and Pentathalon gold medals. That's like... seven sports right there.



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