Backflips and sacks: McConnell's career has seen it all

Colorado's Aaron McConnell set a league record with nine sacks. So how come cheerleading is all everyone keeps talking about with him?

Updated: June 27, 2008, 4:05 PM ET
By Mary Buckheit | Page 2

A combination of goodies makes for some of our all-time favorite phenomena. Whether you dig cookies and milk, peaches and cream, meat and potatoes, or coffee and cigarettes, it's all the same, really. Take one indulgence, add another and you've got yourself a blockbuster.

Few combos are bigger and draw more attention than football and cheerleaders. And few can talk about the virtues of both like Aaron McConnell can.

The hefty 6-foot-3, 300-pounder is a menacing AFL defensive lineman. ...

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