Lebron James had apparently landed almost in the NFL in the past. This revealed the NBA superstar in a transfer with Peyton and Eli Manning on the edge of the game between Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles at espn2 .

Accordingly, Dallas Cowboys and the Seattle Seahawks had made an offer during NBA Lockout in 2011, James. It s true, Jerry Jones offered me a contract, Pete Carroll, too, said the Lakers star.

We were able to negotiate a new deal in the NBA and I was quickly back on the field. But I definitely thought about it, James explained. I still have the jerseys who sent Jerry and Pete Carroll to me then. He had a red zone specialist like Gronk he betrayed.

James had already betrayed that he had gotten offers for a trial training from the NFL. How concretely these were then, but has not been known so far. I would have done it into the team, James showed himself self-confident. I know what I can on the football field. Only right at this age.

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James also played football on the high school next to basketball and was used as a wide receiver during this time. In the NFL, the then 26-year-old would have been used as a tight end. Peyton Manning joked, with James on his side he could have throw 75 touchdowns in a season.

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James in the NBA has been chosen four times a MVP four times and since 2005 every year to the All-Star. The 36-year-old also won the NBA title four times. In 2011 – when he received the offers from the NFL – James had never gained the finals: his first title drove the Superstar only in 2012.