Many former NFL players have also been actors.
Joe Namath, O.J. Simpson, and several others, have all taken turns starring on Hollywood’s silver screen.
Now however, former all-Pro and NFL Hall of Famer Jim Brown can be added to that hallowed list.
Though, after his retirement from the professional gridiron, the illustrious Brown starred in a string of mostly execrable films, most of you may not be aware, Mister Brown has also starred in another well-recognizable role.
And, though Brown has portrayed this particular character for several ongoing decades, many have never realized, the former NFL running back remains hidden behind the mask of one of American history’s most renowned Civil Rights activists, a well-documented historical figure who also twice campaigned for the presidency of the US corporation. Continue reading “NFL’s Jim Brown also a Jackson?”