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Bo Jackson

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Bo Jackson was born on Nov. 30, 1962, in Bessemer, Alabama He was a 6' 1", 222 pounds tailback. He graduated from McAdory High School in McCalla, Ala., and attended Auburn from 1982-85. He went on to play football for the Los Angeles Raiders and baseball for the Kansas City Royals, the Chicago White Sox, and the California Angels. Jackson made a name for himself as a two sport star. A serious hip injury in early 90s ended his football career. Jackson managed to return to baseball until his retirement.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Bo Jackson -- 'I Don't Know Who Brock Lesnar Is' (VIDEO)

Bo Jackson
'I Don't Know Who Brock Lesnar Is'

Bo don't know Brock ... apparently.  With Brock Lesnar referring to himself as "the modern day Bo Jackson" -- due to his UFC and WWE success -- we went right to the 2-sport… READ MORE >

Chuck Liddell -- I Love Brock Lesnar ... But He Ain't No Bo Jackson (VIDEO)

Chuck Liddell
I Love Brock Lesnar ... But He Ain't No Bo Jackson

Brock Lesnar DON'T know comparisons ... that's according to UFC legend Chuck Liddell who says Lesnar should tap out on likening himself to Bo Jackson. Liddell was out in L.A. when we asked about… READ MORE >

- 50 days ago
Bo Jackson -- Defends Lance Armstrong ... 'Nobody Is Perfect'

Bo Jackson
Defends Lance Armstrong... 'Nobody Is Perfect'

Lance Armstrong has a very powerful ally ... perhaps the GREATEST ATHLETE, ever ... Bo Jackson ... who tells TMZ Sports he still believes the disgraced cyclist is a good guy.  We spoke… READ MORE >

- 461 days ago
Willie Gault -- Calls Out Bo Jackson ... My Tecmo Bowl Guy Was Better

Willie Gault
Calls Out Bo Jackson My Tecmo Bowl Guy Was Better

Former NFL speedster Willie Gault just made the boldest claim in the history of TMZ Sports ... 'cause he says his character was the king of "Tecmo Bowl" ... and NOT Bo Jackson. Willie was out at… READ MORE >

- 477 days ago
Bo Jackson -- I'm So Old ... It Hurts to Pee

Bo Jackson
'I'm So Old ...' It Hurts to Pee

Bo Jackson used to be the king of TWO sports ... now, he's got problems handling a #1.  Jackson called in to "TMZ Hollywood Sports" and told us about how he's getting his 52-year-old body… READ MORE >

- 478 days ago
Bo Jackson -- Bo Knows Boz ... Teams Up with Brian Bosworth

Bo Jackson
Bo Knows Boz!? Teams Up with Ex-NFL Star

Bo Jackson and Brian Bosworth ... on the same team?!  It's been 27 years since Bo famously trucked The Boz on "Monday Night Football" ...  but now, the former NFL rivals are working… READ MORE >

- 483 days ago
Barry Sanders -- Why No TD Dances?? ... I've Got 'No Rhythm'

Barry Sanders
Why No TD Dances?? I've Got 'No Rhythm'

Barry Sanders got jokes!! The NFL Hall of Famer was out in NYC Thursday when we asked why he never broke out any TD dances when he hit paydirt back in the day. Barry's response is great… READ MORE >

- 553 days ago
Bo Jackson -- CALLS FOR PUBLIC SHAMING ... For Crooks In Auburn Stadium Heist

Bo Jackson
CALLS FOR PUBLIC SHAMING For Crooks In Auburn Stadium Heist

Bo knows JUSTICE -- and that's why he doesn't want the crooks who jacked his football memorabilia from Auburn University to be locked up. Jackson wants PUBLIC SHAMING instead. "I don't think… READ MORE >

- 849 days ago
Bo Jackson -- Raider Nation Is Mourning Todd Christensen

Bo Jackson
Raider Nation Is Mourning Todd Christensen

Todd Christensen wasn't your stereotypical football meathead -- he was a gentle soul who loved poetry ... this according to his former Raiders teammate Bo Jackson. Bo just called TMZ Sports and… READ MORE >

- 988 days ago
Bo Jackson -- I NEVER Played Tecmo Bowl ... But I Know I Was a BEAST!

Bo Jackson
I NEVER Played Tecmo Bowl ... But I Know I Was a BEAST!

If you owned a Nintendo ... then you know Bo Jackson was the single GREATEST player in the history of "Tecmo Bowl" ... but BJ wouldn't know ... 'cause he's NEVER played the game. Bo just appeared… READ MORE >

- 1589 days ago

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