Colin Scotts was a former Australian Schoolboy rugby union player and the first Aussie to win an NFL scholarship, going on to play for the Arizona Cardinals — and while he backed Hayne to follow his dream he also had a warning for the work he has ahead of him.
“It’s the most intense, complex explosive game in the world,” Scotts told Fox Sports News.
“You put that fibreglass helmet on and everything changes. You start hitting 140-150kg men that can do Olympic speed. [Hayne] has no idea what he’s walking into.