"If I wanted to, I could quit basketball and play in the NFL."

LeBron James, messing around as a wide receiver, assures the cameras he won't really do that.

I'm no football expert, but does anybody think he's wrong?

UPDATE: A load of professional football people have addressed this. There seems to be some questions about the speed necessary to be an NFL wide receiver, but in general everyone sounds sure that he could help a football team one way or another.