By Candice Krieger, August 28, 2008
Is this the American National Football League's biggest fan?
Essex local Adam Goldstein loves the game so much that he has sold his flat in London Docklands to pay for a £30,000, 17-week trip to the States, where he will attend 35 NFL games.
Mr Goldstein, 28, who leaves on Monday for the start of the NFL season three days later, has also quit his job as a drama tutor. He leaves behind his girlfriend.
He tells People: "I always wanted to be an NFL player, but at 6 ft 2 in and 10 stone it wasn't going to happen.