On the gridiron, Houston Texans nose tackle Vince Wilfork is a five-time Pro Bowler and two-time Super Bowl champion. On the hard court, he considers himself the “modern-day Michael Jordan.”
The Texans are the team featured on HBO’s hit show, ‘Hard Knocks’ this year. The show isn’t out yet, but in a teaser for the show, Wilfork shows off his hoops skills. Not only does Wilfork align himself with His Airness, but he also tries to channel his inner Tim Duncan and Vlade Divac. In other words, he’s pretty versatile.
A 6’2″, 350-pound player with range is quite the threat on the court. It’s an odd sight. Such little arms, yet it’s impossible to block the guy considering his circumference.
Of course, this isn’t the first time that Wilfork has been likened to Jordan: