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Bo Jackson and two-sport stars

No NFL or MLB general manager would allow any player to split time today

Updated: July 14, 2010, 2:30 PM ET
By Tim Keown | ESPN.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Bo Jackson threw out the first pitch before the Home Run Derby on Monday night at Angels Stadium, which seems like a throwaway honor for a guy of his accomplishments. But as Bo was walking from the mound to the plate to accept congratulations, my ESPN colleague Patrick Cain said, "We'll never see one of those again. Can you imagine teams letting a guy play two sports like that now?"

He's right, too. It seems inconceivable that a big league team or an NFL ...

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