Rappers Who Played Football

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Many of the biggest rappers played football as kids. Some starred for their high school teams and even got scholarships to play ball. Now though, they make different kinds of hits.

Rapper Rick Ross and The Roots perform at GQ & LeBron James NBA All Star Party

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Check out our slideshow of rappers who played football

Nelly

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Credit: University City High School Yearbook

Growing up in St. Louis, Nelly starred in football and baseball.

Nelly

nelly Bud Light House Of Whatever At Super Bowl XLIX – Day 2

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Baseball was his real passion, though, and he shined on the diamond.

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