A Vegan Jaguar: NFL’s Montell Owens

More and more pro athletes are going vegan – just take a look at our “Brutes” Pinterest Board! The latest discovery? Jacksonville Jaguars’ Montell Owens reveals he’s been vegan for two years already! With help from Brendan Brazier ( THRIVE: The Vegan Nutrition Guide to Optimal Performance in Sports and Life), this running back is recovering faster, building muscle faster, and will undoubtedly outlast his peers.

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Jacksonville Jaguars’ running back, Montell Owens is regarded as one of the NFL’s top special teams players.  The two-time pro-bowler is doing something that most people would consider radical for a professional athlete – eating a vegan diet.

For the past two years, Montell has really focused on his nutrition and he is recognizing how eating a plant-based diet is improving his performance on and off the football field.

(source actionnewsjax.com)

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Joshua Katcher started The Discerning Brute in 2008 as a resource for men who want to make intelligent decisions concerning their lifestyles. With a focus on “fashion, food & etiquette for the ethically handsome man”, The Discerning Brute produces expert, essential content and boldly takes a stand. Brave GentleMan, the integrated, eCommerce brother-site of The Discerning Brute was launched in 2011 and features “principled attire” and “smart supplies” handpicked for informed indulgence.
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