American Football Players in History (Part 3)

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Birthdays 201 - 300 of 2,444

  • 1957-01-19 Ottis "O J" Anderson, NFL running back (NY Giants)
  • 1957-01-21 Jacob Green, NFL defensive end (Seattle Seahawk)
  • 1957-02-24 Phil McConkey, NFL wide receiver (NY Giants)
  • 1957-03-26 Walter Rohlfing, Dusseldorf, WLAF defensive line coach (Rhein Fire)
  • 1957-04-08 Fred Smerlas, American football player
  • 1957-10-26 Bob Golic, American football player, born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1957-11-19 Otis J Anderson, NFL running back (NY Giants, 1990 Super Bowl MVP)
  • 1957-12-05 Art Monk, NFL wide receiver (Wash Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1958-03-20 Rickey Jackson, NFL defensive end (SF 49ers)
  • 1958-05-29 Sam Clancy, WLAF defensive assistant coach (Barcelona Dragons)
  • 1958-10-20 Dave Krieg, NFL quarterback (Arizona Cardinals, Tennessee Oilers)
  • 1959-01-27 Chris Collinsworth, NFL wide receiver/TV sportscaster
  • 1959-02-01 Wade Wilson, NFL quarterback (Dallas Cowboys)

Person of interestLawrence Taylor

1959-02-04 Lawrence Taylor, American NFL player who is considered the greatest linebacker in history (NY Giants), born in Williamsburg, Virginia

Hall of Fame American Football Player Lawrence Taylor
Hall of Fame American Football Player
Lawrence Taylor
  • 1959-05-08 Ronnie Lott, Albuquerque, NM, NFL defensive back (SF 49er)
  • 1959-05-14 Mike Quick, NFL wide receiver (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1959-06-03 Sam Mills, NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers), (d. 2005)
  • 1959-08-21 Jim McMahon, NFL quarterback (Chicago Bears, San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1959-10-08 Tony Eason, football quarterback (New England Patriots)
  • 1959-10-09 Mike Singletary, NFL middle linebacker (Chicago Bears)
  • 1959-12-20 David Lutz, NFL guard/tackle (Detroit Lions)
  • 1959-12-27 Andre Tippett, NFL linebacker (New England Patriots)
  • 1959-12-28 Everson Walls, NFL cornerback (Dallas Cowboys, NY Giants)
  • 1960-01-26 Gary Plummer, NFL linebacker (San Diego Chargers, SF 49ers)
  • 1960-02-14 Jim Kelly, NFL quarterback (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1960-02-15 Darrell Green, NFL cornerback (Washington Redskins), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1960-03-26 Marcus Allen, NFL running back (LA Raiders, KC Chiefs, Heisman 1981)
  • 1960-06-26 Jumpy Geathers, NFL defensive end (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)

Person of interestJohn Elway

1960-06-28 John Elway, American NFL quarterback (Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32/33), born in Port Angeles, Washington

NFL Quarterback John Elway
NFL Quarterback
John Elway
  • 1960-08-19 Bobby Hebert, NFL quarterback (Atlanta Falcons)
  • 1960-10-06 Albert Lewis, NFL cornerback (Oakland Raiders)
  • 1960-10-11 Joe Nash, NFL defensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1960-10-21 Lionel Washington, American NFL cornerback (Denver Broncos), born in Lutcher, Louisiana
  • 1960-11-27 Ken O'Brien, American football quarterback (NY Jets), born in Rockville Centre, New York
  • 1960-11-30 Dan Rashovich, CFL linebacker (Saskatchewan Roughriders)
  • 1960-12-13 Richard Dent, defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1961-01-11 Paul Skansi, NFL wide receiver (Seattle Seahawk)
  • 1961-02-17 Guy McIntyre, NFL guard (Philadelphia Eagles)
  • 1961-02-25 Todd Blackledge, American football player
  • 1961-03-10 Jesse Sapolu, NFL guard (SF 49ers)
  • 1961-03-16 Mel Gray, NFL wide receiver/kick returner (Houston/Tennessee Oilers)
  • 1961-04-01 Jim Jeffcoat, NFL defensive end (Buffalo Bills)
  • 1961-04-17 Boomer Esiason, West Islip, New York, American NFL quarterback (NY Jets, Cincinnati Bengals)
  • 1961-04-22 Jeff Hostetler, NFL quarterback (NY Giants, Raiders, Redskins/1990 Superbowl)
  • 1961-06-28 Jay Schroeder, NFL quarterback (Wash Redskins, LA Raiders), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1961-07-21 Don Wilson, CFL linebacker (BC Lions)
  • 1961-07-21 Henry Ellard, NFL wide receiver (Washington Redskins)
  • 1961-07-31 Chris Hinton, NFL guard (Minnesota Vikings)
  • 1961-08-08 Bruce Matthews, NFL guard/center (Houston Oilers)
  • 1961-08-16 Christian Okoye, American football player

Person of interestDan Marino

1961-09-15 Dan Marino, NFL quarterback (Miami Dolphins), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Hall of Fame NFL Quarterback Dan Marino
Hall of Fame NFL Quarterback
Dan Marino
  • 1961-10-11 Steve Young, NFL quarterback (SF 49ers, NFL Player of Year '92), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • 1961-10-16 Chris Doleman, defensive end (San Francisco 49ers)
  • 1961-10-22 Leonard Marshall, NFL defensive end (NY Giants, NY Jets)
  • 1961-12-04 Frank Reich, Freeport, New York, American NFL quarterback (Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions)
  • 1961-12-12 Dale Sanderson, CFL guard (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Person of interestReggie White

1961-12-19 Reggie White, American NFL defensive end (Green Bay Packers - Super Bowl 31), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee (d. 2004)

NFL Legend Reggie White
NFL Legend
Reggie White
  • 1961-12-20 Gale Gilbert, NFL quarterback (San Diego Chargers)
  • 1961-12-20 Nate Newton, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1962-02-18 Gary Reasons, NFL linebacker (NY Giants)
  • 1962-02-18 Simon Fletcher, NFL linebacker (Denver Broncos)
  • 1962-03-03 Herschel Walker, WFL/NFL running back (NJ Generals, Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1962-03-08 William Fuller, NFL defensive end (Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers)
  • 1962-03-31 John Taylor, NFL wide receiver (SF 49ers)
  • 1962-04-09 Freddie Joe Nunn, NFL defensive end (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1962-04-10 Steve Tasker, American wide receiver (Buffalo Bills) and broadcaster (CBS Sports), born in Smith Center, Kansas
  • 1962-04-11 Terry Hoage, American NFL wide receiver (Arizona Cardinals), born in Ames, Iowa
  • 1962-04-18 Wilber Marshall, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • 1962-05-01 Gary Clark, NFL wide receiver (2-time Super Bowl champion with Washington Redskins), born in Radford, Virginia
  • 1962-05-11 Steve Bono, NFL quarterback (KC Chiefs, GB Packers-Super Bowl 31)
  • 1962-06-14 Scott Radecic, NFL linebacker (Indianapolis Colts)
  • 1962-06-17 Ed Brady, American NFL linebacker (Tampa Bay Bucs), born in Morris, Illinois
  • 1962-07-29 Steve Pelluer, WLAF quarterback (Frankfurt Galaxy)
  • 1962-07-31 Kevin Greene, NFL linebacker (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1962-08-05 William Roberts, NFL guard (NY Jets, NE Patriots)
  • 1962-08-15 Bubby Brister, NFL quarterback (NY Jets, Denver Broncos-Super Bowl 32)
  • 1962-08-23 Kyle Clifton, NFL linebacker (NY Jets)
  • 1962-08-29 Carl Banks, NFL linebacker (Cleveland Browns, NY Giants)
  • 1962-08-30 Ricky Sanders, NFL wide receiver (Miami Dolphins)
  • 1962-09-09 Derek Kennard, NFL guard (Dallas Cowboys)
  • 1962-09-09 Jack Trudeau, NFL quarterback (Carolina Panthers)
  • 1962-09-15 Aubrey Matthews, NFL wide receiver (Detroit Lions)
  • 1962-09-15 Earnest Byner, NFL running back (Cleveland Browns)
  • 1962-09-28 Irving Fryar, American NFL wide receiver (5-time Pro Bowl, #1 pick 1984 Draft), born in Mount Holly Township, New jersey
  • 1962-09-30 George Jamison, NFL linebacker (KC Chiefs)
  • 1962-10-02 Mark Rypien, quarterback (St Louis Rams)

Person of interestJerry Rice

1962-10-13 Jerry Rice, NFL wide receiver (San Francisco 49ers), born in Starkville, Mississippi

NFL Legend Jerry Rice
NFL Legend
Jerry Rice
  • 1962-10-20 Ray Childress, NFL defensive tackle/defensive end (Houston Oilers)
  • 1962-10-23 Doug Flutie, CFL/NFL quarterback (Argonauts, Generals, Bears, Pats)
  • 1962-10-23 Mike Tomczak, NFL quarterback (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1962-11-22 Steve DeOssie, NFL inside linebacker (NE Patriots)
  • 1962-11-26 Mike Johnson, NFL inside linebacker (Detroit Lions)
  • 1962-12-04 Stan Gelbaugh, NFL quarterback (Seattle Seahawks)
  • 1962-12-12 Ray Brown, NFL guard (Washington Redskins, SF 49ers)
  • 1962-12-16 William "The Refrigerator" Perry, NFL defensive back (Chicago Bears)
  • 1962-12-20 Thomas Newberry, NFL guard (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1963-01-01 Lance Smith, NFL guard (NY Giants)
  • 1963-01-03 Jim Everett, NFL quarterback (LA Raiders, New Orleans Saints, San Diego Chargers)
  • 1963-01-21 Jessie Hester, NFL player (St Louis Rams)
  • 1963-01-23 Rocco Romano, CFL guard (Calgary Stampeders)

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