Famous Football Players
Since the game of American football was first played at the collegiate level in the late 1860s, the sport has captivated fans by using both strength and strategy to get the win. With the introduction of the American Professional Football Association, later renamed to the National Football League, audiences saw athletes play more ferociously than ever before. And with the star athletes who have emerged over the years, including Tim Tebow, Peyton Manning and John Elway, it's clear that the excitement and ferocity around the brutal sport hasn't died down at all. Browse through the notable football players who have tackled their way to the top.
Meet the athletes who have made names for themselves in American football.
Football Player / 1980 -
Star Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick's promising career was been tainted by illegal activities including involvement in an illegal dog-fighting ring.
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