VIDEO: Nets' Kyrie Irving plays football in NJ amid staunch anti-vax sideline

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — It appears Kyrie Irving’s vaccine status can’t stop him from playing every American sport.

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TMZ Sports obtained video of the now-benched Brooklyn Nets star playing football in New Jersey, appearing to play on a high school soccer field as a wide receiver.

Nets General Manager Sean Marks announced last week Irving would sit out from team practice and playing over his decision not to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Marks later clarified Irving, who reportedly makes around $33 million, would only lose salary from home games.

The 29-year-old New Jersey native stood his ground last Wednesday after the Nets made their decision.

"I chose to be unvaccinated," Irving said, "and that was my choice, and I would ask you all to just respect that choice. ... You really think I want to lose money? You think I really want to give up on my dream to go after a championship? You think I really just want to give up my job?"

The Nets are scheduled to begin their regular season Tuesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks in Wisconsin.