Nate Robinson the three time slam dunk is bidding to join the “Legion of Boom,” as a member of the Seattle Seahawks.
Robinson is looking to become only the second athlete ever to play in the NFL and NBA, Bud Grant was the first. The 5’8″ Robinson played both sports as a freshman at the University of Washington and this has been a rumor for a long time.
Today, Robinson tried out as a defensive back with the Seahawks. No contract has been signed yet but the team is looking to stay in contact with the 32 year old.
NBA and NFL players along with former coach Rick Neuheisel speak on Robinson’s chances.