10 Current NFL Stars Who Were Also Taken in the MLB Draft

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10 Current NFL Stars Who Were Also Taken in the MLB Draft
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Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (Tony Farlow/AP Images)

The 2013 NFL draft begins on Thursday, and while the sports world will turn its attention away from the baseball diamond for the next three days, the NFL draft is not without its ties to MLB.

There have been a number of notable NFL players who have also been selected in the MLB draft and some who have even spent time playing professional baseball before their NFL careers took off.

With that, here is a look at the 10 current NFL stars who were also selected in the MLB draft at some point in their pro sports careers.

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