Lynn Swann, JC Watts, Jack Kemp, Steve Largeant, Fran Tarkenton etc

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    What is it about football that so many great former players are conservatives??
     
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    Boneheads, except for Jack #15. LOL
     
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    brain damage?
     
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    They understand excellence and aren't embarrassed by it.
     
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    Don't forget Heath Shuler.

    I agree...traumatic brain damage. Because the conservative viewpoint is all their traumatized noggins can handle.
     
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    I'm not sure about Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Alan Page.

    Conservative or lib?
     
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    American in the public service....I know...that's not good enough for ideological extremists.
     
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    Left leaning...Not a total Wellstone-esque freakazoid.
     
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    ....That've never actually gone anywhere.

    (....Except, Kemp "went-down" with Bob Dole's '96 LOSS!!!)
     
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    I think the better question is - why so many football players go into politics compared to other sports????
     

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