Jack Crawford, Atlanta Falcons

Dec 14, 2016, 02:21 PM

This week on the US Sports Podcast with Max Whittle, Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Jack Crawford joins the show. Jack grew up in London before moving to the United States to play high school basketball, eventually transitioning to football and several years later being drafted by the Oakland Raiders. Speaking at his London home before the start of the 2016 season, Jack talks to Max about growing up in London, his original aspirations of making it to the NBA, how he got into football, the emotions of draft day and being selected by the Raiders, representing the Cowboys, concussions in football, how he recovers from a game and the future of the sport in the UK. The US Sports Podcast is sponsored by our partners at RedzoneSports.com – the bespoke British bookmaker for American Sports. As well as the best odds on US sports, money can’t buy prize promotions and their very own cheerleading squad, you can get an exclusive £60 deposit match bonus as a new customer by using deposit code USSP on your first deposit. Redzone is for over 18s only. Betting should be fun so please gamble responsibly.