Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 5/1/13
When the Patriots drafted Southern Miss linebacker Jamie Collins, a quick Google search would reveal he’s a tremendous athlete. At nearly 6-foot-4 and 250 pounds, Collins ran a 4.6-second 40-yard dash,  jumped 41 1/2 inches in the vertical leap and set an NFL combine record with his 11-foot-7 broad jump. But further Googling and Youtubing showed that Collins isn’t just a demon on the football field, but in basketball intramurals as well. In a video titled “Jamie Collins dunks on some guy,” the new Patriot does exactly that. Collins takes an alley oop from a teammate and posterizes his opponent. I think we know who may win a Patriots slam dunk contest — if Bill Belichick were to ever allow one. Check out the aptly titled video below. Photo via College Press Box
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