Today’s athletes are strong as an ox and fast as gazelle. But thirty years ago, anyone interested in participating in sports were slotted by your height and weight. If you were tall, then you expected to play center in basketball or on the line in football.
Well today, that same person can now be a wide receiver or patrol centerfield for their respective teams. For over 20 years, Deion Sanders and Bo Jackson have been the benchmark for two-sport athletes, as you enjoyed watching them because they loved to compete at any level in sports.
Let’s take a look at seven non-NFL players who would excel in the NFL: