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Scott: 'It's wanting more for your kids'

Jets linebacker has reiterated his stance on a pro football career for his son

Updated: June 1, 2012, 4:30 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

Bart Scott didn't realize he had sparked a fire when he said last week that he wouldn't want his son to play football in light of the kinds of injuries NFL players risk. But on Wednesday, at a Jets organized team activity, Scott reiterated that he wouldn't want his son to follow in his footsteps, especially if he wants to play pro sports.

"You don't want your kid to play baseball nowadays, you're stupid," Scott said. "You're giving away a quarter of a billion dollars."

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