Since the beginning of time, it’s been well documented that star athletes, especially QB’s, get the ‘it girl Whether it be the head cheerleader, the most popular (or famous) girl, or a saucy number who just so happens to have a 4.0 GPA - the force of magnetism simply cannot be denied. Ladies, if you dare to be hot, Cupid will find you, and he will coerce you to learn more about football than Mardy Gilyard can ever comprehend. I’ll dare you to resist, as his wallet has a few million reasons that you’ll re-consider.
Let’s take a look at a few of sports finest ‘opposite poles,’ their inability to beat science (and a chubby, arrow-slinging angel), and what that means for one NFL quarterback by...let’s say...week 6.
Joe Dimaggio and Marilyn Monroe
According to her autobiography, Marilyn Monroe originally did not want to meet DiMaggio, fearing that he was a stereotypical arrogant athlete.
The guy has found a way to win in this league, even with as much criticism as he receives. You may remember, as I’m sure you were sitting at home watching, that he took the Broncos to the second round of the playoffs last year. Are you worried? No? You sure? At any rate, Mark, I’m just speculating at this point. I fear for you though, my friend. A standup guy, a great student, a man of faith, a motivator, a modest person who gives back to all kinds of communities, and the starting QB for the New York Jets......there aren’t many - excluding Brady - that can match that kind of resume.