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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 turned into the "King of Pop":
If you want to see the results of Josh's photo shoot, check it out both of the high-definition photos in this link or check out his Thriller pose below:
(Courtesy of Bucs Nation)
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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...
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...
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 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...
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...
Alex Morgan’s popularity might start on the soccer field but continues well into the realm of pop culture. For ex…
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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...
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...
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,...