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Football signees should seize education

Updated: February 4, 2011, 2:05 PM ET
By LZ Granderson | ESPN.com

Do you wanna know what's really amazing about the Super Bowl?

Each year more than 1 million high school students play football, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations. From that, only about one in 17 seniors will have the opportunity to play college ball. The chances any of those seniors, including the young men we saw on ESPN during National Signing Day, being drafted by an NFL team is only .08 percent.

That's what makes this game ...

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