Found February 07, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
Alex Morgan Katy Perry? Brilliant. ESPN the Magazine will soon release a music-themed issue. Many figures from across the world of sports were used to recreate famous images from the music world: Tampa Bay QB Josh Freeman became Michael Jackson on the cover of Thriller, Ryan Lochte became the baby from the Nirvana Nevermind cover etc. For as much as I rip the WWL, I have to hand it to the evil empire when they get things right; as they did here. Alex Morgan, the gorgeous soccer star and USWNT striker became pop tart Katy Perry, as seen on the cover of her album One of the Boys. The video shows the transformation:   Morgan is right that she normally doesn’t look at all like Perry. Take a looksie As you can see Perry has something Morgan doesn’t. It’s two things actually. An most high level athletes don’t have those two things anymore, because those things are largely composed of fat, and most elite athletes don’t have any fat. Paul M. Banks is CEO of The Sports, a Google ...

Alex Morgan dresses up as Katy Perry for shoot

US Women’s soccer phenom Alex Morgan, among other stars from the world of sport, was picked by ESPN The Magazine to take part in another one of the periodical’s theme issues. On this occasion, the theme is music, hence the title, “The Music Issue.” Some of you may be aware of the fact that not only is Miss Morgan a gifted soccer player, she’s also not hurting in the looks...

Is Alex Morgan Hotter Than Katy Perry

US Women’s soccer star Alex Morgan will be featured in ESPN The Magazine’s upcoming music issue that will have athletes recreating 14 memorable album covers. Morgan’s recreated the cover of Katy Perry‘s hit album One of the Boys. [original album cover below] Morgan’s take: I think Perry is a total babe but I’m feeling that Alex Morgan just completely out hot her in...

Alex Morgan Looks Like Katy Perry in ESPN the Magazine’s ‘Music’ Issue (Video)

Alex Morgan had a big year in 2012, and the American soccer star is going full steam ahead in 2013. Morgan poses in ESPN the Magazine’s “Music Issue,” (where athletes recreate famous album covers) as Katy Perry. Morgan did a photo shoot mimicking the cover of the pop star’s 2008 album One of the Boys. The U.S. Women’s National Team forward enjoyed the experience. She was...

Alex Morgan As Katy Perry For ESPN The Magazine

What would it look like if Alex Morgan was transformed into Katy Perry on the cover of her One of the Boys album? ESPN the Magazine’s February 8th edition is the music issue. Athletes were asked to help recreate album covers from their favorite acts. That meant getting Morgan into a red top and giant hat. Photographers and set designers went the extra mile to make sure the photos...

Alex Morgan did the Katy Perry Thing for ESPN the Mag

[Click this think to see the video behind the photo shoot] I’ll tell you what.. if you put Alex Morgan’s ass and face and pretty much everything else and Katy Perry’s boobs and you have an ABSOLUTE smokeshow!

Alex Morgan dresses up like Katy Perry for ESPN

Team USA soccer star Alex Morgan is dressing up as Katy Perry for the upcoming ESPN “the Music Issue” which is set to release February 8. Other star athletes appearing in the magazine will be US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte posing as the underwater infant for Nirvana’s Nevermind Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Josh Freeman posing as The King of Pop for Michael Jackson’s...

Tampa Bay Bucs QB Josh Freeman poses like Michael Jackson for ESPN the Magazine photo shoot (Video)

Yesterday, we posted a story about USA soccer star Alex Morgan being turned into pop princess Katy Perry as part of a special ESPN the Magazine photo shoot for their music issue. Tampa Bay Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman was chosen to recreate Michael Jackson's "Thriller" and "Off The Wall" album covers and below is a behind-the-scenes look on how Josh was...

Alex Morgan Does Katy Perry

Alex Morgan’s popularity might start on the soccer field but continues well into the realm of pop culture. For ex… [[ Read More ]]

Lebron James Covers ESPN The Magazine ‘The Music Issue’ in Waraire Boswell & Olympic gold Medalist Alex Morgan Poses As Katy Perry

NBA superstar Lebron James, my bad ‘King James’ makes history once again as he covers ESPN The Magazine first ever Music Issue, with music mogul Dr. Dre by his side. For the cover, Lebron is clothe in traditional black/white threads by Waraire Boswell.Clean look,as Lebron adds a modernistic feel to formal wear,  going sans the blazer jacket and rolling up the  sleeves above...

Alex Morgan & Hope Solo Hang With Jacksonville Jaguars; Saturday Friendly Against Scotland

The U.S. Women’s National Team is in Jacksonville for a friendly on Saturday against Scotland. Alex Morgan and Hope Solo took a little tour of EverBank Field today and met with some members of the Jaguars team and staff. Who knows, maybe new owner Shahid Khan wants some of their winning attitude to rub off on his organization. Above, that’s Alex Morgan with Jaguars DT Tyson Alualu...

Jocks recreate classic album covers of Michael Jackson, Beyonce, Katy Perry & Run DMC

ESPN the magazine came up with an idea for their music issue. They’ve taken iconic album covers and recreated them with current athletes. Check out Ryan Lochte recreating the swimming baby from Nirvana’s classic “Nevermind” album, sprinter Allyson Felix as Beyonce on the angerously in Love” album cover, Bucs Josh Freeman as Michael Jackson on the “Thriller” album,...

Portland Thorns: Early Favorites For Inaugural NWSL Season

Following the prosperous weighted allocation of seven national team players from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, the Portland Thorns FC have added four additional players with professional and international experience. With the supplemental draft scheduled for later today, the Thorn’s roster is nearing completion. Headlined by superstars Alex Morgan, Christine Sinclair...
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