Last offseason, star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr and pass rusher Von Miller moved to Colorado Springs together.
The longtime friends wanted to work out together before the start of the 2021 season. During their offseason together, the pair dreamed of teaming up on the field at some point in their careers.
During one of their talks, Miller brought up the potential of him going to play for the Cleveland Browns - where Odell was. That's when OBJ made it clear that's not where they should team up.
From Miller's conversation with Greg Bishop of Sports Illustrated:
Most weeks, the duo trained Monday through Saturday, often sweating for two or three workouts between sunrise and sunset. Almost every day, they wondered: Wouldn’t it be wild if, one day, somehow, some way, they played for the same team?
Maybe in Ohio, Miller wondered, daydreaming out loud.
“Don’t come to Cleveland,” Miller says Beckham told him.
Just a few months after they openly talked about teaming up, the Denver Broncos traded Miller to the Los Angeles Rams. Not long later, the Browns released Odell, clearing the way for him to sign with a new team.
In the end, he made good on his talks with Miller and also joined the Rams. Now the tandem is trying to help Los Angeles win the NFC and make a trip to the Super Bowl.