In his three years as a pro, Wilson has already appeared in two Super Bowls, winning one of them. And he's on the verge of becoming an extremely wealthy man, as soon as he can get a contract extension worked out with the Seattle Seahawks.
And, yet, Wilson just can't seem to let go of his baseball dream.
"I never wanna kill the dream of playing two sports," Wilson tells Bryant Gumbel in an upcoming episode of HBO's "Real Sports." "I would honestly play two sports."
Having played baseball since age 4, Wilson was drafted by the
Since then he's been spending most of his time on football, with the exception of one day in each of the last two years at
Still, Wilson suggested to Gumbel, he may just start taking the two-sport dream a little more seriously.
"I may just push the envelope a little bit one of these days," Wilson said.