Too big for Pee Wee football? - - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

Too big for Pee Wee football?

CNN) - A Texas 12-year-old has been told he is "too big" to play football by the Mesquite Pee Wee Football Association.

Elijah Earnheart weighs 297 pounds! That's about the same weight as some NFL linebackers!

The organization says Elijah exceeds the 135 pound limit for seventh graders.

WFAA reports comedian Steve Harvey has invited the boy to be a guest on his talk show next month.

Elijah is also apparently getting to practice with the San Diego Chargers this week.

Copyright 2012 CNN. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly