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Daren Bates Gladly Would Give Professional eSports A Go
Daren Bates has no doubt that he tops the Tennessee Titans’ locker room when it comes to EA Sports FIFA, the popular soccer video game. That makes him confident he could follow in the footsteps of another NFL player and become a professional eSports athlete. Running back back Jay Ajayi, most recently a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, signed this week with Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise the Philadelphia Union to be that team’s eSports player in MLS-sponsored tournaments. That made Ajayi the first NFL player to become a professional gamer. “Absolutely, I would. I would,” Daren Bates said this