Saturday 24 February 2018 / 07:12 PM

Hayne departs to the USA for NFL expedition

Jarryd Hayne has made the first step in his NFL journey.

The joint 2014 Dally M Medal winner was all smiles at Sydney Airport; as he should be – there is reportedly six franchises after him to sign a train-and-trial contract.

Hayne will fly to the US, where he will attempt to realise a dream to play in the NFL.


Jarryd Hayne leaves NRL for NFL dream. READ MORE.

We hope he kills it over there. It will be great for Hayne if he succeeds, but it will be astronomical for Australia as a sporting nation.

Hayne’s departure not the end of the world. READ MORE.

If he does succeed, we can expect a lot more players pursuing this avenue, from grassroots all the way through to the elite level.


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