Uche Nwaneri sees world beyond football

Updated: November 15, 2012, 12:33 PM ET
By Melissa Isaacson

"Monday Night Football" is a chance, most NFL players will admit, to play in a game they know their peers will be watching. But when the Bears faced the Lions in a fierce divisional battle Oct. 22, at least one of their contemporaries had little interest.

"I watched the [presidential] debate, to be honest," said Jacksonville's Uche Nwaneri.

It would not be the first stereotype Nwaneri has broken. Starting guard, businessman, art collector and tattoo connoisseur, ...

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