This Disgraced Former NFL Top Pick Is Now Willing To Play For Free [VIDEO]

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JaMarcus Russell is known for being one of the greatest NFL busts of all time and is now willing to play for free to get another shot.

Russell, who was known for being a massive headache in the locker room, filmed a video with Sports Illustrated that was released partially on Tuesday where it was made clear that he is willing to play for free. (SLIDESHOW: This Gorgeous Olympian Loves To Show Off Lots Of Skin)


The former LSU star, who last played in 2009, flamed out in spectacular fashion after the Oakland Raiders made him the top pick of the 2007 draft. Russell’s status as possibly the worst draft pick of all time is only further cemented by the fact that NFL legends Calvin Johnson and Adrian Peterson were both selected after him. (SLIDESHOW: These Models Come From Great Stock)

It looks like the once prized quarterback has fallen hard and fast since his days when he signed the largest rookie deal in league history at the time. (SLIDESHOW: Celebrate The Return Of Baseball With Beautiful Women Who Love Baseball Players)

Never forget all the great memories of his three seasons in the NFL.

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