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Nate Robinson pondered NFL tryout

Updated: January 31, 2013, 4:45 PM ET
By Nick Friedell | ESPNChicago.com

MILWAUKEE -- Chicago Bulls point guard Nate Robinson said Wednesday he had a plan if he didn't sign with an NBA team last summer, and he wasn't going to let his 5-foot-9 frame get in the way.

"If I didn't (make a basketball team) I was going to go play football," Robinson said. "So it really didn't matter to me ... I was going to try out if I didn't get a job in basketball."

Robinson played one year at cornerback for the University of Washington and intercepted a pass in ...

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