Football Star Myron Rolle Picks School Over NFL. Right Choice?

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Not many young men would pass up the chance to play professional football, but that's exactly what former Florida State football player and Rhodes scholar Myron Rolle did this summer when he chose to forgo the NFL draft and concentrate on his future in academia. Rolle, whose cousin Samari Rolle is currently an NFL player, says his career aspirations are focused more on Nobel Prizes than Super Bowl rings, though he hasn't completely ruled out a possible return to the gridiron someday.

Did Myron Rolle make the right decision by passing up the NFL to focus on academics.