Black Sports Online discovered this clip of former Ohio State & Titans running back Eddie George entering an avenue a little different from playing on the gridiron: playing Julius Caesar in the Nashville Shakepeare Festival’s production of Julius Caesar from January 12-29. You can buy tickets online at if you want to see one of the great running backs of our generation try his hand at being a thespian. 

It’s a different line of work for the College Football Hall of Famer and former Fox analyst, who retired from the NFL in 2005. He also is the former host of the shortlived “The Quad” on BTN.  At least it’s more of a sophisticated trend than Dancing With the Stars.

About Joe Lucia

I'm the managing editor of Awful Announcing and the news editor of The Comeback. I also made The Outside Corner a thing for six seasons.