These days, lots of athletes—especially the super famous ones—have plenty of opportunities to try their hands at something other than sports.
But as the age-old saying goes, just because they can doesn't mean they should.
It seems that every NBA player thinks he is secretly a rapping savant—but that doesn't mean they all need to be out recording albums. Or that they need to accept every request to be on Dancing with the Stars or—worse—Splash.
The world would be a much better place if we didn't have to see Ndamukong Suh and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar belly-flopping into a pool.
From failed ventures with car dealerships to failed ventures as hip hop artists, here are some of the athletes who are better off sticking with what they know best.