U-ball Live: lebron James joked that he chose basketball over football to stay warm

2022-07-23 0 By

U-ball Live: lebron James posted a video on Instagram for his lebron James Foundation (@LJFamFoundation) explaining his choice to play basketball over football.In the video, he joked that he chose basketball over football only because he wanted to stay warm.”Growing up in Ohio was like, I love playing football, but when winter comes……You’ve got to be a different beast, play football in the rain, sleet, hail and still love it, “lebron James said.”You know, that’s part of the reason why Ohio has been able to produce some of the best football players ever.”But I also want warmth.So, basketball, I can still get that camaraderie, I can still get that teamwork, I can still get that camaraderie, I can still get that competitive edge, and be warm.”Lebron James plays wide receiver on St. Vincent street.Mary, made first team all-state in her sophomore year.As a junior, lebron had 57 catches for 1,160 yards and 16 touchdowns.James and his team went 10-4 to reach the semifinals that season.After James’ success in the NBA, his hunger for football remained.In 2011, James and Kevin Durant joined in a flag Football Classic.At the Game at the University of Akron, lebron and KD gathered their friends and got into a heated battle on the court.Also, in 2011, James considered joining the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys.James and his Miami Heat lost to the Dallas Mavericks in the 2011 NBA Finals and the NBA was headed for a lockout.During the delay, the Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks offered lebron a tryout.According to an interview with The Athletic, lebron “seriously considered” The offer to try out for Dallas.In the interview, James said: “I would have tried, but I would have made the team.One thing about it, I don’t mind working for something, so if I have to try for the Cowboys or the Seahawks.Or, if I stay home and go back to Cleveland, I’ll try, but I’ll make the team.”With the legendary James proving his all-around athleticism night after night on the basketball court, seeing him on the football court will be another matter.Lebron is known for his tremendous speed and his size, making fun of running routes and running past defenders.