‘I Have Nothing Against Him. He’s an Amazing Player’: Jake Paul Reveals his Favorite NFL Player

Published 12/24/2021, 2:47 PM EST


Jake Paul the Youtuber turned Boxer, has been undefeated in the ring and is having his own precious time in the world of jabs. But when asked about his plans after boxing, the 24-year-old replied that he wants to try playing in the NFL. He claims that he has played football for a long time and he has all that it takes to be a football player.

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Although when asked about with which team he would play, the Cleveland-born immediately replied, “Would you have ever thought that I’d pay for the Cleveland Browns? No, right? That would be crazy.” Paul further stated that he has the speed, the size, and the power to not just become an exceptional Safety but bring value to the franchise he would play with.

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Jake Paul wants to play alongside Myles Garrett

Paul has a soft side for the defense and according to him, it will be “more simple in a way” to transit from boxing to playing football. Later when he was asked who his favorite player in the league was, the Boxer replied, “I like Myles. I have nothing against him, he’s an amazing player.” 

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Although Paul is not wrong in this one, Garrett has certainly dominated the league this season in a big way. His complete dominance in the number of sacks has made him a top contender for the Defensive Player of the Year honor alongside, TJ Watt and Aaron Donald.

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However, the Cleveland Browns haven’t been that effective this season so far. They currently secure the bottom spot in the AFC North and are currently in the bubble for the playoffs race. The 7-7 Browns have their next matchup against the mighty Green Bay Packers who are currently securing the No. 1 seed in the NFC. However, to keep their playoffs hopes alive this will be a do-or-die situation for them.

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Sauvik Banerjee

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Sauvik Banerjee is currently an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Bachelor’s degree in English and Economics from Lucknow University, Sauvik combined his love for NFL and passion for writing to work for team ES. Sauvik has functioned as a content marketing intern at Kyari Innovations and had a brief stint with Knocksense Lucknow.

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