Former Washington Redskins linebacker Ken Harvey retired from the game of football in 1999. He recently returned to work for the team, but he also has been working on a side project with lofty goals.
Michael Brick of the New York Times reports that Harvey wants to bring sports to the final frontier with SpaceSportilization.
“While casting about as a motivational speaker, Harvey struck up a friendship with Allen Herbert, a fellow congregant at Grace Covenant Church in Chantilly, Va,” Brick writes. “Herbert, a consultant who studied aerospace engineering in college, encouraged him to consider the outer reaches of the tourism business.” More