Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 12/30/11
Kahlil Bell (See credits below) Ernest Hemingway was a grade A cut of pure manliness. The guy drove ambulances in World War I, ran with Spanish rebels, mixed it up with the intelligencia in Paris, became a legend at bars in Key West and Cuba and was the author of one of my favorite novels, "For Whom the Bell Tolls." Not totally irrelevant to these exaltations of one of the best writers — if not the best writer — in American history is a running back from the Chicago Bears who happens to share a namesake with a damn fine book.Kahlil Bell, RB, Chicago Bears: 121 yards rushing, 38 yards receivingThis guy is an interesting dude. His UCLA profile lists his hobbies as basketball, video games and dancing. Not the most intimidating litany of man I've seen, and certainly not the kind of list that would gain him entry into Ernest Hemingway's circle of friends. So no gun running between Key West and Cuba for Bell and Ernest. Not a big deal. Hemingway, unfortunately, is dead like many of our fa...
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