Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler stands 6-foot-7 and he really wants to play in the NFL. Butler has made it no secret that he thinks he could play in the NFL. The Denver Broncos uploaded an Instagram post featuring wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. Thomas and Butler are really good friends. Jimmy has even lined up at cornerback to face-off against Thomas. Butler attended the Broncos’ opening game last season, and Thomas has been spotted at Bulls games at the United Center as Butler’s guest. Jimmy Butler is very serious about playing in the NFL, as he made a plea directly to NFL executive John Elway.
“Please have John Elway contact my agent,” Jimmy Butler’s comment said. “I will be sending my highlight tape in soon. Thanks in advance!” Jimmy has made the NBA All-Star Game in each of his last three seasons, averaging 23.9 points and 6.2 rebounds per game last season, both career highs. Butler has danced with the idea of playing in the NFL before. Can you imagine seeing Jimmy Butler playing in the NFL?