American Football Players in History (Part 22)

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Birthdays 2101 - 2,174 of 2,174

  • 1985-03-01 Jeremy Jacob "J" Leman, Champaign Illinois, American Football Player
  • 1985-03-02 Reggie Bush, American NFL running back (Heisman Trophy 2005 [later forfeited], USC; Super Bowl 2009, New Orleans Saints), born in Spring Valley, California
  • 1985-03-04 Chinedum Ndukwe, American football player
  • 1985-03-11 Derek Schouman, American football player
  • 1985-03-13 Austin Scott, American football player, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1985-03-21 Adrian Peterson, American Football player
  • 1985-03-22 Mike Jenkins, German-born American NFL cornerback (Pro Bowl 2009; Dallas Cowboys), born in Neuenburg am Rhein, Germany
  • 1985-03-23 Maurice Jones-Drew, American football player
  • 1985-03-29 Mickey Pimentel, National Football League linebacker
  • 1985-04-12 Ted Ginn Jr., American football player, born in Ohio
  • 1985-05-05 Terrence Wheatley, American football player (New England Patriots), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1985-05-09 Jake Long, American football player
  • 1985-05-17 Matt Ryan, American football player
  • 1985-06-21 Anthony Morelli, American football player, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1985-06-29 Quintin Demps, American football player (Philadelphia Eagles), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1985-07-02 Rhett Bomar, American football player
  • 1985-07-02 Chad Henne, American football player
  • 1985-08-09 JaMarcus Russell, American football player
  • 1985-09-23 Brian Brohm, American football player
  • 1985-09-29 Calvin Johnson, American College Football Hall of Fame wide receiver (Detroit Lions, 6-time Pro Bowl), born in Newnan, Georgia
  • 1986-01-04 Steve Slaton, American football player, born in Levittown, Pennsylvania
  • 1986-01-15 Fred Davis, American football player, born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1986-02-23 Jerod Mayo, American football linebacker, born in Hampton, Virginia
  • 1986-04-22 Marshawn Lynch, American Football player
  • 1986-05-28 Michael Oher, American football player at Ole Miss
  • 1986-07-04 Terrance Knighton, American NFL Player, born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1986-07-06 Derrick Williams, American football player
  • 1986-08-24 Arian Foster, American football running back (Houston Texans, Miami Dolphins), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 1986-09-08 Matt Grothe, American football player, born in Lakeland, Florida
  • 1986-09-11 Dwayne Jarrett, American football player, born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1986-11-11 Victor Cruz, American football wide receiver (New York Giants), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1986-12-01 DeSean Jackson, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowl 2009-10, 13; Philadelphia Eagles), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1987-05-01 Ryan Matthews, American NFL running back (Pro Bowl 2011; SD Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles), born in Riverside, California
  • 1987-05-08 Felix Jones, American football player
  • 1987-05-11 Justin King, American football player
  • 1987-06-10 Amobi Okoye, Nigeria-born American football player
  • 1987-06-19 Rashard Mendenhall, American football player
  • 1987-08-14 Tim Tebow, American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2007, BCS National C'ship 2006, 08; U of Florida; Denver Broncos), born in Makati, Philippines
  • 1987-08-27 Darren McFadden, American football player
  • 1987-09-21 Jimmy Clausen, American football player

Person of interestColin Kaepernick

1987-11-03 Colin Kaepernick, American NFL quarterback (protest kneel during national anthem; SF 49ers), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

NFL Player and Civil Rights Activist Colin Kaepernick
NFL Player and Civil Rights Activist
Colin Kaepernick
  • 1987-11-08 Sam Bradford, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2008, U of Oklahoma; NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year 2010, St. Louis Rams), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Person of interestRichard Sherman

1988-03-30 Richard Sherman, American NFL cornerback (San Francisco 49ers), born in Compton, California

NFL Player Richard Sherman
NFL Player
Richard Sherman
  • 1988-07-27 Ryan Tannehill III, American football quarterback (Miami Dolphins, Tennessee Titans; NFL passer rating leader 2019), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1988-09-08 Arrelious Benn, American football wide receiver, born in Washington, D. C.
  • 1988-11-04 Dez Bryant, American football wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys), born in Galveston County, Texas
  • 1988-11-29 Russell Wilson, American NFL quarterback (Super Bowl 2013, Seattle Seahawks; Pro Bowl 2012–15, 2017–19), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1989-01-01 Jason Pierre-Paul, American NFL linebacker (Pro Bowl 2011-12; Super Bowl 2011, New York Giants), born in Deerfield Beach, Florida
  • 1989-01-20 Nick Foles, American NFL quarterback (Super Bowl LII MVP), born in Austin, Texas

Person of interestJ. J. Watt

1989-03-22 J. J. Watt [Justin James], American NFL player (Houston Texans), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin

American Football Player J. J. Watt
American Football Player
J. J. Watt
  • 1989-03-26 Von Miller, American NFL outside linebacker (Denver Broncos), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1989-05-11 Cam Newton, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2010, Auburn; NFL MVP 2015; Pro Bowl 2011, 13, 15; Carolina Panthers), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1989-05-29 Ezekiel Ansah, Ghanaian NFL defensive end (Pro Bowl 2015, Seattle Seahawks), born in Accra, Ghana
  • 1989-12-21 Mark Ingram Jr., American football running back (Heisman Trophy 2009, U of Alabama; NFL Pro Bowl 2014, 17, 19; New Orleans Saints, Baltimore Ravens), born in Hackensack, New Jersey
  • 1990-02-12 Robert Griffin III, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2011, Baylor; NFL Pro Bowl 2012, Washington Redskins; Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens), born in Okinawa, Japan
  • 1990-03-12 Dont'a Hightower, American NFL linebacker (New England Patriots), born in Lewisburg, Tennessee
  • 1990-03-12 Marvin Jones, American NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1990-09-08 Matt Barkley, American NFL football quarterback (Buffalo Bills), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1991-05-23 Aaron Donald, American NFL football defensive end, Defensive Rookie of the Year, 7x Pro Bowls, 3x Defensive Player of the Year (St. Louis/Los Angeles Rams), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1992-11-05 Odell Beckham Jr., American NFL player (New York Giants), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 1992-12-06 Johnny Manziel, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2012, Texas A&M; NFL: Cleveland Browns), born in Tyler, Texas
  • 1992-12-30 Carson Wentz, American NFL quarterback (Pro Bowl 2017; Philadelphia Eagles), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • 1993-07-29 Rayne Dakota "Dak" Prescott, American NFL quarterback (Dallas Cowboys), born in Sulphur, Louisiana
  • 1993-10-30 Marcus Mariota, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2014, U of Oregon; NFL: Tennessee Titans), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1994-01-04 Derrick Henry, American NFL running back (Heisman Trophy 2015, U of Alabama; Pro Bowl 2019, Tennessee Titans), born in Yulee, Florida
  • 1994-01-06 Jameis Winston, American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2013, Florida State; Pro Bowl 2015, Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Bessemer, Alabama
  • 1994-03-01 Tyreek Hill, American NFL wide receiver (Super Bowl 2020; Pro Bowl 2016–19; KC Chiefs), born in Lauderhill, Florida
  • 1995-04-14 Baker Mayfield, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2017, U of Oklahoma; 2018 NFL Draft #1 pick Cleveland Browns), born in Austin, Texas
  • 1995-07-20 Shaquem Griffin, American one-handed NFL player, 2018-20 (Seattle Seahawks), born in St. Petersburg, Florida
  • 1995-07-22 Ezekiel Elliott, American NFL running back (Dallas Cowboys), born in Alton, Illinois

Person of interestPatrick Mahomes

1995-09-17 Patrick Mahomes, American NFL quarterback (Super Bowl MVP 2020; KC Chiefs), born in Tyler, Texas

NFL Quarterback Patrick Mahomes
NFL Quarterback
Patrick Mahomes
  • 1996-12-10 Joe Burrow, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2019; National C'ship 2020, MVP; LSU), born in Ames, Iowa
  • 1997-01-07 Lamar Jackson Jr., American NFL quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2016, Louisville; Pro Bowl 2019, Baltimore Ravens), born in Pompano Beach, Florida
  • 1997-08-07 Kyler Murray, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2018, U of Oklahoma; 2019 NFL Draft #1 pick Arizona Cardinals), born in Bedford, Texas

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