Originally posted on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 5/22/13

You may not make an NFL roster, but a multimillion dollar career may still be ahead of you if you want it. While hundreds of players are working hard and accepting small deals in hopes of fulfilling their lifelong dream of playing football on Sundays in the fall, the harsh reality for many of them is that once September rolls around, they will be out of work and needing to make a tough decision to continue to chase the dream, or find work in another profession. There are a lot of them who do not have a degree from college, so work can be hard to come by. They will making very little money at an odd job, or even playing in the CFL or the Arena Football League and finding time to train for another shot next summer. But those contracts don’t really help to pay the bills. But they might want to take the WWE up on an offer they are putting out their to those interested. Legendary wrestling announcer Jim Ross, who now works in the WWE’s talent-developmental program, is planning to meet with the NFLPA to encourage them to inform players who are in danger of [...]

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