spurts Teammates Cheer on CJ Uzomah in Broadway Accomplishment
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Football and the theatre have long gone hand in hand.
Before he came a famed Shakespearean actor, Paul Robeson starred at Rutgers in the late 1910s. Nearly a century latterly, Eddie George made four Pro Bowls and also erected his own stage force, acting in Julius Caesar and Othello.
spurts tight endC.J. Uzomah is the rearmost football player to dabble in the performing trades, having inked on as aco-producer of the JordanE. Cooper comedy Ain't No Mo'.
On Friday, six of Uzomah’s teammates went to see the play at New York’s Belasco Theatre. Offensive lineman Eric Smith, quarterback Mike White, Uzomah, obnoxious lineman Chris Glaser, tight end Jeremy Ruckert and wide receiver Braxton Berrios properly posed for a picture with their flyers , twittered out by ESPN’s Adam Schefter
Uzomah is among several celebrities attached to Ain't No Mo'. Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union, and RuPaul are all alsoco-producers, as well as playwright JeremyO. Harris. The uproarious play deals with themes of racism and conceptions.
On the field, Uzomah has 15 catches for 137 yards in 12 games this season. His platoon is 7- 6 and trails the Bills by three games in the AFC East.