Football is considered one of the biggest sports in America and also makes our list of 10 ten most-watched sports worldwide. The NFL (National Football League) draws lots of money via TV sponsorship and rights. All included this aids to produce legends.
Without waiting you so long, let’s have a glance at the 12 greatest NFL players of all time.
Check Out The Greatest NFL Players Of All Time Below-
1. Jerry Rice
Years: 1985 – 2004
Teams: Seattle Seahawks, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
Info: Jerry Rice is a 3 time Super Bowl Champion and possesses the NFL record in all-purpose touchdowns, total achieved yards (23, 546), total receptions (1,549), and touchdown receptions (197).
2. Lawrence Taylor
Years: 1981 – 1993
Team: New York Giants
Info: Lawrence is a 2-time Super Bowl Champion, 3-time NFL Defensive player, a 9-time First Team All-Pro Selection.
3. Tom Brady
Years: 2000 – Present
Team: New England Patriots
Info: Tom is a 6-time Super Bowl Champion, 3-time NFL MVP & holds ample Super Bowl records, and 4-time Super Bowl MVP.
4. Walter Payton
Years: 1975 – 1987
Team: Chicago Bears
Info: Walter is a Super Bowl champion, the 2nd leading rusher in NFL history, and the NFL MVP of the year 1997.
5. Jim Brown
Years: 1975 – 1965
Team: Cleveland Browns
Info: Jim is an 8-time First Team All-Pro, 4-time NFL MVP, and 1st player in league record to reach 100 rushing touchdowns.
6. Joe Montana
Years: 1979 – 1994
Teams: Kansas City Chiefs, San Francisco 49ers
Info: Joe is a 3-time Super Bowl MVP, 2-time NFL MVP, 4-time Super Bowl Champion, and holds Super Bowl Passing records.
7. Peyton Manning
Years: 1998 – 2015
Teams: Denver Broncos, Indianapolis Colts
Info: Peyton is a 2-time NFL offensive Player of the Year, 5-time NFL MVP, 2-time Super Bowl Champion, and possesses various NFL passing records.
8. Reggie White
Years: 1985 – 2000
Teams: Carolina Panthers, Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers
Info: Reggie is a thirteen-time Pro Bowler, a Super Bowl Champion, and 2-time AP NFL Defensive Player of the year.
9. Barry Sanders
Years: 1989 – 1998
Team: Detroit Lions
Info: Barry ranks 3rd in rushing yards, 1st player to rush for one thousand yards in the first 10 seasons, and was named a Pro Bowler 10 times.
10. Johnny Unitas
Years: 1956 – 1971
Teams: San Diego Chargers, Baltimore Colts
Info: Johnny Unitas was a 3-time NFL champ, won a Super Bowl, and possesses the 3rd longest passing TD streak in the NFL record.
11. Dick Butkus
Years: 1965 – 73
Team: Chicago Bears
Info: Dick Butkus is a 6-time First Team All-Pro, 2-time NFL Defensive Player, and 8-time Pro Bowler.
12. Anthony Munoz
Years: 1980 – 1992
Team: Cincinnati Bengals
Info: Anthony Munoz is an eleven-time Pro Bowler, was a 9-time First Team All-Pro, and NFL’s Walter Payton Man of the year.
Read about such legends who lodged their name in the NFL and shown their talent in front of the world. They are an inspiration for those who want to become a great football player.