One of the perks of being part of a popular professional sport like the NFL is that it’s a foot in the door for young athletes who happen to enjoy other high-profile activities.
NFL players get into all kinds of strange things in the offseason. Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is perhaps one of the better-known examples of this: during the offseason lockout, he did a stint on Dancing With the Stars.
Knowing that, it’s not too far outside the realm of possibility to believe that an NFL player could probably get a bit role in his favorite sitcom with a little bit of effort.
The bigger problem would be figuring out which players are best suited to which sitcoms. Thankfully, for select players that legwork has all been done for them! Keep clicking as we introduce dream sitcom matchups for 10 NFL players.