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Deion Sanders is the only person to hit an MLB home run and NFL touchdown in the same week. He's also the only person to play in the World Series and the Super Bowl.


Deion Sanders is a beastly athlete. After having a successful career in Florida State, he also started a career both in Major League Baseball and the National Football League. He was very successful in both. In the 1989 season, he hit a home run and score a touch down in the same week, becoming the only player to ever do that. He is also the only man to ever play in the Super Bowl and the MLBs World series. While he won two Super Bowls, he never won a World Series, though.

Sanders was a perennial All-Pro and was named the 34th best Football player of all time in the NFL.  Since his retirement, he's been inducted to both the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame and went on to become a media analyst. 

Learn more about his awesome career here.

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