Wealth

One hundred million dollars go to a single person in three years for being a professional at a sport? Someone is playing a sport and getting payed that much for doing something that they love to do. Lebron James is an American Basketball player he is one of the best people to ever play the game. He is an American sensation, there are so many kids and adults that look up to him. He is one of the most dominant people in the NBA, some say he is the most dominant. Professional Sports are a screen-shot-2016-10-19-at-9-41-44-ambig thing in the United States. Many people that go professional in some athletic sport are very wealthy, the people that are very good at what they do get payed more than others. Basketball is a popular sport that is watched in the U.S. Lebron James is one of the most well known players that are in the NBA. He is a thirty one year old six foot eight inch tall power forward/ small forward for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Lebron James is the most paid athlete in the United States this year. Out of his three year contract his first year he will be getting payed less than the other two years of the contract. The first year he will be getting payed thirty one million dollars, that is a crazy amount of money the other two years of the contract he will be receiving more than thirty three million dollars for each of the other years of the contact. Lebron is getting paid a crazy amount he is getting paid more than any other American athlete this year.

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POWER

Screen Shot 2016-10-06 at 12.57.42 PM.pngThere are many ways to describe “power” but there is not power like the Houston Texans defensive end JJ Watt. He is said to be the most physically powerful person in the NFL He is six feet five inches tall and weighs almost three hundred pounds. He has seventy six career sacks he has been playing in the NFL for five years he is only twenty six years old. When people talk about the Houston Texans it’s not about the quarterback or running back it’s about the defensive end JJ Watt. He is more physically dominant than any other defensive player in the NFL. The power he has is incredible. Not only muscular wise but mentally also. He once played through a game with a broken nose. That’s all mental power. Physically he is huge he is almost three hundred pounds of pure muscle he has squatted seven hundred pounds that is over twice the size of his body weight that is like squatting half of a fully grown cow. He can box jump fifty seven inches that is over four feet tall when was the last time you saw a three hundred pound man jump four feet in the air? That’s right you haven’t JJ Watt is the definition of power. 

Friday Night Lights

635816542963304018-xxx-high-school-football-pulaski-academy-at-highland-park-699High school Football is played friday nights under the lights. People get ready for their game and wear there jerseys at school and some give their jerseys to friends some schools have big rallys during the school day. Football you need a quite large team there must be eleven people on the field for every play and there for each team there is an offense and defense. Football is a very physical sport. Many people get hurt with such injuries and broke bones or concussions or pulled muscles, although it is very dangerous it is one of the most popular sports in America.