John Wall to be featured nude in ESPN the Magazine’s ‘Body Issue’

(Via John Wall, on Instagram)
(Via John Wall, on Instagram)

Hey, has anyone read any good stories recently about John Wall’s body? No? Cool. Well, here’s one.

Wall will pose nude in ESPN the Magazine’s upcoming Body Issue. One of the other 20 athletes to similarly disrobe is San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick. Unfortunately, I can’t think of a single issue or trend story to link those two men. Not one. No inkling.

The issue, which hits newsstands on July 12, has at least one other local connection: former Dunbar and Terps star Vernon Davis will also be naked.

The issue, the Magazine’s fifth go-round with naked athletes, comes out a mere seven months after some D.C. folks debated whether Wall looked a bit pudgy during his comeback from injury. Since then, though, no one has written anything controversial about Wall’s body. Good thing, that.

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