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The Sunday Football-Related Music Post: All That Jazz

via stiehlover.com, Shawn Peters photo

We’re back to professional musicians today. Very professional. In fact, this gentleman won International Jazz Artist of the Year last fall.

So what’s the football connection?

In this case, it is a man who began life in football (at San Diego State, on a full football scholarship,) but a rotator cuff injury ended his hopes of a football career.

So Gregory Porter took up singing instead.

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