Being great at college football is difficult in and of itself.
When you add in the ability to excel at a second sport, you have a truly gifted athlete on your hands.
In addition, whether that second sport is basketball or baseball (or something else), it takes not only skill and dedication, but also a lot of smarts to even compete in two varsity sports in college.
After all, it's not as if these student-athletes get extra study time just because they play two sports. With the time constraints of two seasons, these athletes not only kept themselves academically eligible to play, but they also excelled on the field of competition.
Here's our list of the 20 best two-sport athletes in college football history.