And he hasn t disappointed claiming three titles and four mvp trophies and counting on both fronts. He dominated the varsity ranks for four years in high school ultimately choosing hoops over his other love.
In the game james custom player dominated the virtual.
Was lebron james a football player. Sills has overcome injuries scrutiny and college. James famously was a dual sport athlete in high school playing football and basketball. Before becoming one of the all time greats on courts his first passion was football.
The forgotten story of lebron james football career lebron james entered the nba as the most hyped rookie of all time. What if lebron james all 6 foot 9 and 250 lbs. The desire for lebron james the nfl player is so real that one fan created a custom madden 17 player dedicated to the 14 time nba all star.
Lebron james first sports love wasn t basketball. That story led to numerous outlets calling sills the lebron james of football an impossible moniker for a barely teenager to live up to. And if he decided to play football he may have been one of.
Of him had been a football player instead of one of the greatest the nba has ever seen. It s one of the best what ifs in recent sports memory. Lebron james in full lebron raymone james byname king james born december 30 1984 akron ohio u s american professional basketball player who is widely considered one of the greatest all around players of all time and who won national basketball association nba championships with the miami heat 2012 and 2013 the cleveland cavaliers 2016 and the los angeles lakers 2020.
He was good enough as a wide receiver that he received offers from d i schools to come play for their teams. Would lakers star lebron james dominate football too. We nearly found out in 2011.
We started to train to be a football player during the 2011 nba lockout. Why lebron james is the world s top football player who s not in the nfl and who else is in the conversation james hasn t played football since high school but he might top drafts of non nfl.