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USF Adds Former Sumo Wrestler As Defensive Tackle

This should be an interesting experiment.
The USF mascot raising its arms.

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 22: The mascot from the University of South Florida Bulls entertains during play against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Raymond James Stadium on September 22, 2007 in Tampa, Florida. USF won 37-10. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

As sports fans, it is always fun to do some cross-sport speculation. Would LeBron James make an unreal tight end? Could Chad Ochocinco Johnson be an elite soccer player (the answer is no)? Well apparently the University of South Florida's head coach Skip Holtz is willing to try out some cross-training.

As the Tampa Bay Times reports, Holtz's team will feature former Russian sumo wrestler Soslan Gagloev on the defensive line. Gagloev is a powerful, powerful man, checking in at 425 lbs. He is understandably a very raw prospect, but if the goal is to be a space-eater in the middle, he should have no trouble accomplishing that task.

South Florida had better have one good meal plan.