Life Coach Gives Up On Former NFL #1 Pick JaMarcus Russell, Comeback Indefinite

After being drafted with the #1 overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft, the Oakland Raiders had high hopes for quarterback JaMarcus Russell. But, the young player’s potential never materialized. He was named the team’s starting QB at the beginning of 2009, but was benched indefinitely following multiple lackluster performances … and was eventually released in April 2010. At the time, many didn’t believe another team would give Russell another shot…
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