Barry Sanders participated in a dunk contest in the 90's A video has resurfaced online that displays former Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders ability to dunk a basketball.
Font Size: Most people remember Barry Sanders for his ability to make elite NFL defenders look incompetent, but one old video shows just how incredible of an athlete Sanders was. In a video that went viral Friday, a then-5’8” Sanders can be seen reverse dunking a basketball. The video certainly strengthens the hall-of-fame running back’s case as the best athlete in American history.
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I know that Sanders was extremely athletic but it’s still impressive to see the 5 foot 8 inch tall football star dunk a basketball.
Former Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders once had an epic showing in a slam dunk contest. Lions’ Barry Sanders Has Epic Jam in Slam Dunk Contest | Heavy.com Go to main menu
There was one nemesis for Barry Sanders: Olympic long jumper Mike Powell. Standing at 6-foot-2 and possessing legs of gold, Powell would make a dunk from the free throw line in 1993.
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Barry Sanders in the foot locker dunk contest from 1993. I have another Barry Sanders dunk contest with him vs. Matt Biondi posted. Barry Sanders vs. Mike Powell also posted. Ken Griffey Jr. vs. Kenny Lofton also posted.
Barry has hops. This Barry Sanders dunk contest vs. Kenny Lofton is outstanding. Barry dunks like I used to when I was 15 on a nine-foot rim in my backyard. He’s 5’8″ (maybe)! This made me think of the great story about Sanders dunking over somebody in a pickup game one time at OSU.
We are all prisoners of our own context, of course, but after watching this recently unearthed footage of Barry Sanders throwing down in a 1991 dunk contest, I think we can all agree—whether old ...
He was the shortest guy out there but the only one that could dunk so Barry proceeded to juke and cut everyone's ankles into dust while soaring over them. Dunking for Barry was so effortless that he straight jumped over a 6'2 guy and dunked on him which made everyone lose it.