Athletes who attempted rap careers

When it comes to rapping, these athletes should stick to sports. LeBron James made headlines after posting clips on Instagram of his rapping skills. Now the Manning brothers show off their rapping skills for a commercial. From wrestlers to coaches, you'd be surprised at who has tried launching a music career.

Eli and Peyton are rap about the multi-platform capability of DirecTV's Sunday Ticket in "Football on Your Phone," and even though it is ridiculous, it will probably stick in your head.

çMIAMI, FL - JUNE 18: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat answers questions after Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs on June 18, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Bruce Yeung/NBAE via Getty Images)

çMIAMI, FL - JUNE 18: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat answers questions after Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs on June 18, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Bruce Yeung/NBAE via Getty Images)

21 Nov 1999: Deion Sanders #21 of the Dallas Cowboys walks on the sidelines during the game against the Arizona Cardinals at the Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Cowboys 9-13. Mandatory Credit: Otto Greule Jr. /Allsport

:OAKLAND, CA - FEBRUARY 22: Tony Parker #9 of the San Antonio Spurs talks to head coach Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs in action against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena on February 22, 2013 in Oakland, California. The Warriors are wearing new short-sleeved uniforms for the first time. The Warriors won the game in overtime. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

ORLANDO, FL - JULY 8: Head coach Jason Kidd of the Brooklyn Nets reacts as he watches the 2013 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Miami Heat on July 8, 2013 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 04: Floyd Mayweather Jr. celebrates his unanimous decision victory against Robert Guerrero in their WBC welterweight title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 4, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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AUBURN HILLS, MI - FEBRUARY 2: Chris Webber #84 of the Detroit Pistons prepares to shoot a free throw against the Milwaukee Bucks during the game at The Palace of Auburn Hills on February 2, 2007 in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The Pistons won 96-86. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2007 NBAE (Photo by Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 22: Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers receives high fives after making a basket against the Portland Trail Blazers in the second half at Staples Center on February 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Lakers defeated the Trail Blazers 111-107. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

ÚLAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 26: Basketball player Allen Iverson attends a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center to announce the Las Vegas Superstar Challenge October 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three-game tournament will take place at the Thomas & Mack Center on November 12 and 13, 2011, and will feature four teams made up of NBA players, former NBA players and rookies. Iverson will serve as a captain for one of the teams. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

ÚLAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 26: Basketball player Allen Iverson attends a news conference at the Thomas & Mack Center to announce the Las Vegas Superstar Challenge October 26, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three-game tournament will take place at the Thomas & Mack Center on November 12 and 13, 2011, and will feature four teams made up of NBA players, former NBA players and rookies. Iverson will serve as a captain for one of the teams. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

×LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 09: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers high fives with Metta World Peace #15 after the game against the New Orleans Hornets at Staples Center on April 9, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Lakers won 104-96. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

×LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 09: Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers high fives with Metta World Peace #15 after the game against the New Orleans Hornets at Staples Center on April 9, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Lakers won 104-96. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)