The NFL stands for The National Football League which is organized by the United States. The NFL was formed when the American Professional Football Association was renamed as NFL in 1920. The name was changed for the 1922 season. Best NFL Players-
There are a lot of legendary players in the history of the NFL but it’s quite difficult to include all of them in this short article, but in this piece we will tell you about some of the best NFL players of all time. First of all let us tell you the number is not a ranking, it’s just a method of listing.
- Jerry Rice: Jerry Rice is one of the best clutch players in NFL history and his position is WR (Wide Receiver). He is the highest scoring non-kicker player in NFL history with 1,256 career points.
- Joe Montana: Joe Montana was a quarterback player in the NFL. He has won the most passing title five times. He was famous for bringing back his team from apparent defeat.
- Lawrence Taylor: Lawrence Taylor was one of the best defensive players in the history of the NFL. He has also got the title of most intimidating and feared player.
- Jim Brown: Jim Brown has won most valuable player three times who was one of the greatest running backs players.
- Reggie White: Reggie White was one of the greatest defensive players in the history of the NFL. He has also won the title of NFL best defensive player two times.
- Emmitt Smith: Emmitt Smith is the only player to amass 17,000 career rushing yards as well as he is still the all time leading rusher in NFL history.
- Barry Sanders: Barry Sanders is also one of the greatest running backs players in the history of the NFL. On an average he has 100 rushing yards per game and 1,527 rushing yards per season.
- Peyton Manning: Peyton Manning has won most valuable player five times and also he is one of the greatest quarterbacks players of all time in the history of the NFL.
- Walter Payton: Walter Payton rushed for 16,726 yards and also scored 110 touchdowns which makes Payton NFL’s all time leading rusher.
- Tom Brady: Tom Brady is also one of the greatest winners in the history of North America. He is one of the greatest bowl passers with ninth all time career Super Bowl passer rating (95.12).
- Deion Sanders: Dion Sanders is the only player to cross the pylon in every possible way. NFL records six interceptions, 303 yards and three touchdowns.
- Otto Graham Jr: He was one of the greatest quarterback players who has won NFL MVP three times. Otto Graham Jr only lost thirteen games in his ten years of career.
- Fred Warner: Fred Warner is a star defender who has earned a high overall grade of 88.9.
- JJ watt: JJ watt has won AP NFL Defensive player of the year in 2012 and 2015. He was ranked no.1 after he made the top five three times.
- Derrick Henry: Derrick Henry has won NFL best offensive player of the year in 2020. He is famous for his rushing game.
- T.J Watt: T.J Watt was awarded with NFL Defensive player of the year 2021. He plays the position outside linebacker.
- Michael Thomas: Thomas has won offensive player of the year award in 2019. His position is wide receiver.
There are a lot of legendary players but we are unable to include all of them in this short article. Who are your best NFL picks for the best players of all time? We would love to know!