Scoring a Seat in Office: Athletes Shift to Politics

From athletic training to speech training. From scoring goals to scoring Washington deals. From running plays to running for office. There is a long track record of athletes making the transition from sports to politics, going all the way back to President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who was the starting varsity running back and linebacker at West Point in 1912. And with many other successful athletes to politicians since then, it seems athletes are increasingly fitting well into politics. Among...Full Story
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