He was the Lebron James of rugby. Now the Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne officially an NFL player after he makes it to San Francisco 49ers 53-man roster on Saturday’s team announcement. Hayne will join the ranks of Bo Jackson and Deion Sanders who successfully switch two professional sports. Michael Jordan almost made it though.
Jarryd Hayne has earned it by showing tremendous potential in four NFL preseason games, finishing second in the NFL with 175 rushing yards and averaging a league-best 4.84 yards per carry after contact according to 49ers.com
Now breeze up sport mates from down and under with some 23 millions Aussie fans will have to wake up at dawn to follow their hero #HaynePlane run the football here in US.
Despite the limited game time, Hayne show glimpses of greatness in all 4 preseason games he played.
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