NFL player Dhani Jones is best known to sports audiences as a linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals. But Jones is winning over a new set of fans as star of "Dhani Tackles the Globe," which airs on the Travel Channel.
In the program, which debuted March 16, the football star travels the world to sample the national sports of ten countries. So far, he's tested the scene — and the food — in Thailand, where he tried the martial art of Muay Thai, and in Switzerland, where he showed viewers his snowborading skills in the Swiss Alps. Other stops will include England, Singapore, Spain, Ireland, Australia Cambodia, New Zealand and Russia.