Sep 26, 2013 ... We've all heard that old story about football players taking ballet classes to
improve their grace on the field. ... Because it really does happen.
Though ballet and football appear at first to be very different, similarities do exist
... Professional football players such as Vance Johnson and Akili Smith even ... in
part to flexibility that he learned from ballet training and other dance classes, ...
Jul 31, 2013 ... Which is not what he expected when he first started taking ballet, ... mode of
taking lessons regularly, McLendon can't help himself in non-ballet situations. ....
UNC academic scandal leaves university in peril beyond athletics.
Jul 29, 2015 ... Athletes learn style and culture in Dance Appreciation ... Freshman football
players are taking the class this summer. ... of giggly teenage girls was pointing
and laughing at these giants trying to perform the rudimentary steps.
NFL Films looks at the similarities between football and ballet in the 1986
production "Autumn Ritual" ... Lessons learned from Laremy Tunsil's draft day
Jul 21, 2015 ... Taking a dance class can improve your athleticism by increasing your balance,
flexibility and endurance -- desirable attributes for many sports.
Mar 7, 2012 ... However, some NFL players can say that dance means something because they
take classes themselves. No joke, players in the NFL take ...
Aug 22, 2014 ... Our young athletes can, like Lynn Swann, Barry Sanders, and ... and encouraged
young athletes to take his beginning dance classes as well as ...
Jul 30, 2013 ... Steve McLendon has been taking classes since his senior year of college. ...
future Hall of Famer, you'll need all the training advantages you can get. .... NFL
players react to video appearing to show Laremy Tunsil using gas ...
Posts about Ballet for Athletes written by Boysballet. ... Torrington School of Ballet
registrar, that their young son was interested in taking ballet lessons. ... That it
was something boys could do and that with the right training and lots of hard work