Titans’ A.J. Brown teases playing baseball

Bo Jackson, meet A.J. Brown.

The Titans receiver, who was drafted by the Padres within the nineteenth spherical of the 2016 draft, teased a possible two-sport profession on Twitter.

“Typically I take into consideration enjoying each sports activities once more,” Brown tweeted. “@Padres all I would like is a exercise.”

Later, he added: “I promise I’ll do higher than Michael Jordan in baseball.”
Jordan, who performed a season with the minor league Birmingham Barons earlier than returning to basketball, had an unsuccessful try to pivot. The upper bar can be Jackson, a Professional Bowl operating again throughout a four-year NFL profession with the Raiders, or Deion Sanders, who performed 9 seasons of baseball throughout a Corridor of Fame soccer profession.

A.J. Brown stated he can be higher than Michael Jordan if he performed baseball.
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Just lately, although, there haven’t been dual-sport athletes. It’s arduous to see a group in a single sport accepting the harm danger that will include enjoying one other. Jackson’s soccer profession ended with a hip harm within the 1991 playoffs.

Brown was a 2015 Below Armour All-America choice in baseball earlier than in the end deciding to stay with soccer. He had a profitable school profession at Ole Miss and has rapidly turn into a star for the Titans, with practically 3,000 profession yards in his first three seasons.

He’s anticipated to money in with a contract extension quickly, making a run at baseball unlikely. However it might actually be enjoyable.


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