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    Lebron to the NFL?

    Did anybody else see this story (sorry if it's been posted already)?

    Could NBA MVP LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers play in the NFL? - ESPN

    I thought it was an interesting read and wanted to see what other CFers thought. I know I would sign Lebron if he wanted to play in the NFL.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I think he should give ISU a try.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I don't see why not. TO played semi-pro basketball. Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, I know I am missing some others. If you are great athlete, you can play just about any sport well.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    I don't see why not. TO played semi-pro basketball. Bo Jackson, Deion Sanders, I know I am missing some others. If you are great athlete, you can play just about any sport well.

    Michael Jordon was awesome at baseball during his suspension/retirement.


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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    What would he be? WR? TE?


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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    Quote Originally Posted by LeSchmick View Post
    What would he be? WR? TE?
    I could see him being like a Shannon Sharp style TE, only without the horse face.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I think LeBron would be very good in the NFL. Who could stop him. A little 5'11 corner? no way, he could out jump them and out physical them. A linebacker? no, he would just run by them


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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    If he wants to play in the NFL, I think he should play college ball for 2 years first. I recommend the University of Iowa.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I think he needs to worry about trying to win a championship in BBall before worrying about another sport.


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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    Quote Originally Posted by DJK15 View Post
    If he wants to play in the NFL, I think he should play college ball for 2 years first. I recommend the University of Iowa.
    Nah, he'd prolly pick tOSU. They wouldn't event have to give him a scholly.



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I don't see how you could stop him down around the end zone. If he can catch a ball to save his life, he's an automatic TD or pass interference call.


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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    I would find it crazy for him to do this. He's going to opt out of Cleveland, sign a max deal in NY, get even more endorsement money, and live the dream.

    All the NFL would do is wear him out and end his career earlier...



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    Re: Lebron to the NFL?

    Jim Tressel was on the Dan Patrick show today talking about his recruitment talk with LeBron back in the day


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