Professional NFL player shows on national television that he is a fan of Naruto | EarthGamer

One thing that is clear from this news is that NFL Detroit Lions football player Jamaal Williams is a big fan of Naruto.

To such a degree that he decided to show his fanaticism for the series on American TV. That was on the Sunday Night Football TV show.

There he appeared and decided to jokingly introduce himself as if he were the leader of Sunagakure, the Hidden Sand Village.

What Williams said was ‘the Great Kazekage, leader of the Hidden Lair Village‘. To complement the above, she was wearing a bandana like the one that appears in the series of Naruto.

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The Detroit Lions Twitter account was the one that shared the video clip where this footballer appears saying the above. This is just a sample of the deep mark that the world of manga and anime has left in the West and applies to various fields.

Professional NFL player shows on national television that he is a fan of Naruto
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But not only Naruto He has had a presence in the NFL. The same can be said of Attack on Titan. Just last Saturday, January 7, the Jacksonville Jaguars posted a message on Twitter.

There was a poster inspired by the Titans saga and it was in relation to his match against the Tennessee Titans.

So that said promotional had every intention in the world to take advantage of this duel to remember the epic story of Eren Jaeger and his faithful friends.

Besides Naruto, what other anime have mentions in the NFL?

With the aforementioned it is clear that Naruto Y Attack on Titan They are very present in the NFL. But they are not the only anime that have a large presence in professional American football teams.

A sample of it appeared in May of last year, when the Los Angeles Chargers broadcast their game schedule with an opening animation. In this there were references to many of the most popular series.

Professional NFL player shows on national television that he is a fan of Naruto
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Nothing less than One Piece, Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, Narutoy Attack on Titan. It is necessary to point out that references to the world of anime are not exclusive to American football.

They are also present in other sports, such as wrestling as well as soccer. But in recent years it seems that it is something more and more frequent and it will surely continue to grow.

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