Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says his only football experience came in the sandlot, when the competition more resembled a "gang fight" than a game of pigskin.

Thankfully, Abdul-Jabbar moved on from football and eventually chose basketball. One of the best to ever play the game, Abdul-Jabbar recently spoke about his (short) time on the gridiron and why tanking in the NBA doesn't always work out like it's supposed to.

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