How cool would it be to combine America’s greatest athletes and the world’s biggest sporting event?
Well that is exactly what we like to explore here at B/R!
The NFL is by far the most followed sport in the U.S. But every four years, many follow swimming, gymnastics and track and field with the same kind of fervor, all for national pride. Athletes we've never heard of become the face of our country at the Olympic Games, and this summer in London it will be no different.
Always ready to try a hypothetical, I thought: why not see how NFL players would fare in specific Olympic events?
Here are 40 NFL players we would all love to see competing in the Summer Games.