American Football in History (Part 3)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 201 - 285 of 285

  • 1973-01-26 Tony Ramirez, American football tackle (Detroit Lions), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • 1973-02-05 Israel Raybon, American football defensive end (Carolina Panthers), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • 1973-02-06 Fred Miller, American football offensive tackle (St Louis Rams), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1973-02-14 George Hegamin, American football offensive lineman (Dallas Cowboys, Frankfurt Galaxy), born in Camden, New Jersey
  • 1973-02-14 Steve McNair, American football quarterback (Houston Oilers, Titans), born Mount Olive, Mississippi (d. 2009)
  • 1973-04-05 Spencer Folau, Tongan, American football offensive lineman (Baltimore Ravens), born in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga
  • 1973-04-11 Blake Brockermeyer, American football tackle (GB Packers, Carolina Panthers), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1973-04-11 Reggie Tongue, American football safety (KC Chiefs), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1973-05-05 Muhsin Muhammad, American football wide receiver (Carolina Panthers), born in Lansing, Michigan
  • 1973-05-25 Jeff Smith, American football cornerback (Scotland Claymores, KC Chiefs), born in Decatur, Tennessee
  • 1973-06-27 Heath Irwin, American football guard (New England Patriots), born in Boulder, Colorado
  • 1973-07-09 Kelly Holcomb, American football quarterback (Indianapolis Colts, Cleveland Browns), born in Fayetteville, Tennessee
  • 1973-08-13 Armon Williams, American football safety & linebacker (Tennessee Oilers), born in Chandler, Arizona
  • 1973-08-18 Clarence Benford, American football tight end (Seattle Seahawks), born in Windsor Forest, Georgia
  • 1973-08-18 Luke Fickell, American football defensive tackle (New Orleans Saints), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1973-08-23 James Roe, American football wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens), born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1973-08-29 Devin Wyman, American football defensive tackle (New England Patriots), born in East Palo Alto, California
  • 1973-08-29 Jermane Mayberry, American football offensive lineman (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Floresville, Texas
  • 1973-10-09 Dexter McCleon, American football cornerback (St Louis Rams), born in Meridian, Mississippi
  • 1973-10-13 Brian Dawkins, American NFL safety (9 × Pro Bowl; 4 × First-team All-Pro; Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1973-10-24 Kenny Holmes, American football defensive end (Tennessee Oilers), born in Gifford, Florida
  • 1973-10-25 Steve White, American football defensive end (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1973-11-29 Duane Butler, American football safety (Minnesota Vikings), born in Trotwood, Ohio
  • 1973-12-07 Terrell Owens, American football wide receiver (San Francisco 49ers), born in Alexander City, Alabama
  • 1973-12-08 Mitch Jacoby, American football tight end (St Louis Rams), born in Port Washington, Wisconsin
  • 1973-12-08 Monty Montgomery, American football defensiveback (Indianapolis Colts), born in Gladewater, Texas
  • 1973-12-21 Mike Alstott, American football fullback (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Joliet, Illinois
  • 1973-12-22 Jamel Williams, American football safety (Washington Redskins), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1973-12-23 Tony Graziani, American football quarterback (Atlanta Falcons), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1974-01-04 Carl Powell, American football defensive end (Indianapolis Colts), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-01-05 Calvin Collins, American football guard (Atlanta Falcons), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • 1974-01-06 Juan Roque, American football tackle (Detroit Lions), born in San Diego, California
  • 1974-01-10 Hollis Thomas, American football defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagles), born in Abilene, Texas
  • 1974-01-15 Mike Minter, American football safety (Carolina Panthers), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1974-01-17 Derrick Mason, American football wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1974-01-18 Shane Burton, American football defensive tackle (Miami Dolphins), born in Logan, West Virginia
  • 1974-01-19 Walter Jones, American football offensive tackle (Seattle Seahawks), born in Aliceville, Alabama
  • 1974-01-20 Rae Carruth, American football wide receiver (Carolina Panthers), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1974-01-29 David LaFleur, American football tight end (Dallas Cowboys), born in Lake Charles, Louisiana
  • 1974-01-29 Jeff Mitchell, American football corner (Baltimore Ravens), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-02-11 Brian Newman, American football guard (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1974-02-23 Kenyon Cotton, American football fullback (Baltimore Ravens), born in Bossier City, Louisiana
  • 1974-02-24 Simeon Rice, American NFL defensive end (Super Bowl 2002, Tampa Bay Buccaneers; 3-time Pro Bowl), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1974-02-27 Chris Dishman, American football offensive lineman (Arizona Cardinals), born in Cozad, Nebraska
  • 1974-04-04 O. J. Santiago, American football tight end (Atlanta Falcons), born in Whitby, Ontario, Canada
  • 1974-04-09 Ben Bordelon, American football tackle (San Diego Chargers), born in Mathews, Louisiana
  • 1974-04-20 Paul Bradford, American football cornerback (San Diego Chargers), born in East Palo Alto, California
  • 1974-04-23 Joey Kent, American football wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • 1974-04-23 Sam Madison, American football cornerback (Miami Dolphins), born in Thomasville, Georgia
  • 1974-04-24 Jared Tomich, American football defensive end (New Orleans Saints), born in St. John, Indiana
  • 1974-04-29 Kevin Mathis, American football cornerback (Dallas Cowboys), born in Gainesville, Texas
  • 1974-05-24 Marcus Coleman, American football defensive back (NY Jets), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974-06-21 Rob Kelly, American football safety (New Orleans Saints), born in Mount Vernon, Ohio
  • 1974-11-05 Conrad Hamilton, American football cornerback (NY Giants), born in Alamogordo, New Mexico
  • 1974-12-11 Kevin Devine, American football cornerback and kick returner (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Jackson, Mississippi
  • 1974-12-25 Chris Naeole, American football coach (New Orleans Saints), born in Kailua, Hawaii
  • 1974-12-26 Tony Brackens, American football defensive end (Jacksonville Jaguars), born in Fairfield, Texas
  • 1974-12-29 Tom Knight, American football cornerback (Arizona Cardinals), born in Summit, New Jersey
  • 1975-01-31 Kenard Lang, American football defensive end (Washington Redskins), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1975-02-23 Pat Barnes, American football quarterback (KC Chiefs), born in Arlington Heights, Illinois
  • 1975-02-27 Marcus Robinson, American football wide receiver (Chicago Bears), born in Fort Valley, Georgia
  • 1975-04-11 Terry Cousin, American football cornerback (Chicago Bears), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1975-04-27 Michael Booker, American football cornerback (Atlanta Falcons), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1975-06-04 Henry Burris, American Football Quarterback
  • 1975-08-14 Mike Vrabel, American NFL linebacker (Super Bowl 2001, 03, 04, New England Patriots) and coach (Tennessee Titans 2018-20), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1975-10-25 Ryan Clement, American football quarterback, born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1976-02-27 Tony Gonzalez, American football tight end (KC Chiefs), born in Torrance, California
  • 1976-05-25 Tarik Glenn, American football offensive tackle (Indianapolis Colts), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1976-10-13 Ed Ellis, American football tackle (New England Patriots), born in Hamden, Connecticut
  • 1978-11-16 Eric Crouch, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2001, U of Nebraska; Green Bay Packers; Toronto Argonauts), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1980-06-19 Jason White, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2003; unanimous All-American 2003, U of Oklahoma), born in Tuttle, Oklahoma
  • 1980-08-18 Jeremy Shockey, American football Tight End, born in Ada, Oklahoma
  • 1981-06-17 Kyle Boller, American football quarterback
  • 1984-01-31 Vernon Davis, American football tight end, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1985-01-31 Mario Williams, American football defensive end, born in Richlands, North Carolina
  • 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
  • 1988-07-27 Ryan Tannehill III, American football quarterback (Miami Dolphins, Tennessee Titans; NFL passer rating leader 2019), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • 1988-11-04 Dez Bryant, American football wide receiver (Dallas Cowboys), born in Galveston County, 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
  • 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
  • 1992-12-06 Johnny Manziel, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2012, Texas A&M; NFL: Cleveland Browns), born in Tyler, Texas
  • 1993-10-30 Marcus Mariota, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2014, U of Oregon; NFL: Tennessee Titans), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 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
  • 1996-12-10 Joe Burrow, American football quarterback (Heisman Trophy 2019; National C'ship 2020, MVP; LSU), born in Ames, Iowa
  • 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

Deaths in Sport