|Oh, and he's a pretty good basketball player as well.|
Samardzija, a star wide receiver for the Fighting Irish football team, was the Chicago Cubs fifth-round draft pick and just signed a deal for five years worth up to $7.25 million, a source close to Samardzija told ESPN's Joe Schad. He hopes to play professional baseball and football after graduating Notre Dame and is projected as a possible first round draft choice in the next NFL draft.
Will Samardzjia be the next Deion Sanders or the next Drew Henson? Would he be better off to focus on just one sport? Cast your vote below!