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10 Questions With... Richard Sherman

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Seattle Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman was among the NFL leaders in both interceptions (8) and passes defensed (24) last season. It's Sherman's job to pick on opposing quarterbacks, and he does it as well as anyone.

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But while it's Sherman's job to pick on quarterbacks on the field, he knows there's no room for bullying away from the gridiron. That's why he's among the celebrities teaming up with CustomInk's Be Good to Each Other campaign, recognizing National Bullying Prevention Month in October.

Check out the special anti-bullying t-shirt he designed at the bottom of this page. (You can see the full collection at 

Richard also took the SI Kids 10 Questions personality questionnaire. Check out his answers…

What time is your alarm set for?
My alarm is set for 7:15 every morning.

What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
Butter pecan.

What was your nickname as a kid?
My nickname as a kid was Pooh Bear because I was a chubby kid.

If you weren’t an athlete, what would you want to do?
I would be a sports commentator. I’d love to be the next Dickie V of football broadcasting!

Why do you wear number 25?
Honestly, I chose number 25 because it was the best option available at the time. No specific reason other than that, but I am glad I made the decision now!

Besides Seattle, what is your favorite city to compete in?
Besides Seattle, my favorite city to compete in is San Francisco. I love the atmosphere and love playing in big games!

What’s your favorite thing to do on a day off?
I really enjoy relaxing and playing video games against my brother and cousin. I always come out on top in Madden!

Who is the greatest athlete of all-time?
Muhammad Ali.

Who is your best friend in sports?
My fellow Seattle Seahawks cornerback, Brandon Browner.

In the movie about your life, who would play you?
Will Smith or Denzel Washington.

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