Find out more about the greatest 20th Century American Football Players, including Peyton Manning, Brett Favre, O. J. Simpson, Cam Newton and Aaron Rodgers.
O J SimpsonO. J. Simpson

09 July 1947

American

Terry CrewsTerry Crews

30 July 1968

American

Deion SandersDeion Sanders

09 August 1967

American

Russell WilsonRussell Wilson

29 November 1988

American

Michael OherMichael Oher

28 May 1986

American

Peyton ManningPeyton Manning

24 March 1976

American

Joe NamathJoe Namath

31 May 1943

American

Terry BradshawTerry Bradshaw

02 September 1948

American

Bo JacksonBo Jackson

30 November 1962

American

Joe MontanaJoe Montana

11 June 1956

American

Brett FavreBrett Favre

10 October 1969

American

Randy MossRandy Moss

13 February 1977

American

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Jerry RiceJerry Rice

13 October 1962

American

Frank GiffordFrank Gifford

16 August 1930

American

Jim ThorpeJim Thorpe

28 May 1888

American

Dan MarinoDan Marino

15 September 1961

American

Terrell OwensTerrell Owens

07 December 1973

American

Vince LombardiVince Lombardi

11 June 1913

American

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Adrian PetersonAdrian Peterson

21 March 1985

American

Barry SandersBarry Sanders

16 July 1968

American

Emmitt SmithEmmitt Smith

15 May 1969

American

Vince PapaleVince Papale

09 February 1946

American

Mike DitkaMike Ditka

18 October 1939

American

Joe PaternoJoe Paterno

21 December 1926

American

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Al CowlingsAl Cowlings

16 June 1947

American

Alex KarrasAlex Karras

15 July 1935

American

Brian BosworthBrian Bosworth

09 March 1965

American

Tom LandryTom Landry

11 September 1924

American

Rosey GrierRosey Grier

14 July 1932

American

Tony DungyTony Dungy

06 October 1955

American

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Brandon BurlsworthBrandon Burlsworth

20 September 1976

American

George BlandaGeorge Blanda

17 September 1927

American

Roman GabrielRoman Gabriel

05 August 1940

American

Ernest R. Davis Ernie Davis

14 December 1939

American

Daryl JohnstonDaryl Johnston

10 February 1966

American

Woody HayesWoody Hayes

14 February 1913

American

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Chris WeinkeChris Weinke

31 July 1972

American

Tom OrborneTom Osborne

23 February 1937

American

Rashaan SalaamRashaan Salaam

08 October 1974

American

Julian EdelmanJulian Edelman

22 May 1986

American

Bill BelichickBill Belichick

16 April 1952

American

Johnny ManzielJohnny Manziel

06 December 1983

American

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Michael StrahanMichael Strahan

21 November 1971

American

Jay CutlerJay Cutler

29 April 1983

American

Michael VickMichael Vick

26 June 1980

American

Sean TaylorSean Taylor

01 April 1983

American

Jim BrownJim Brown

17 February 1936

American

Wes WelkerWes Welker

01 May 1981

American

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Nate RobinsonNate Robinson

31 May 1984

American

Lex LugerLex Luger

02 June 1958

American

Walter PaytonWalter Payton

25 July 1954

American

Todd GurleyTodd Gurley

03 August 1994

American

Troy AikmanTroy Aikman

21 November 1966

American

Kurt WarnerKurt Warner

22 June 1971

American

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John ElwayJohn Elway

28 June 1960

American

John MaddenJohn Madden

10 April 1936

American

Ryan FitzpatrickRyan Fitzpatrick

24 November 1982

American

DeSean JacksonDeSean Jackson

01 December 1986

American

Lawrence TaylorLawrence Taylor

04 February 1959

American

Greg HardyGreg Hardy

28 July 1988

American

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Reggie BushReggie Bush

02 March 1985

American

Drew BledsoeDrew Bledsoe

14 February 1972

American

Nnamdi AsomughaNnamdi Asomugha

06 July 1981

American

Urban MeyerUrban Meyer

10 July 1964

American

Jesse PalmerJesse Palmer

05 October 1978

Canadian

Philip RiversPhilip Rivers

08 December 1981

American

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Doug FlutieDoug Flutie

23 October 1962

American

Greg SchianoGreg Schiano

01 June 1966

American

Sam BradfordSam Bradford

08 November 1987

American

Herschel WalkerHerschel Walker

03 March 1962

American

Ray RiceRay Rice

22 January 1987

American

Joe TheismannJoe Theismann

09 September 1949

American

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Jon GrudenJon Gruden

17 August 1963

American

Tim HasselbeckTim Hasselbeck

06 April 1978

American

Bill ParcellsBill Parcells

22 August 1941

American

Michael SamMichael Sam

07 January 1990

American

AJ McCarronAJ McCarron

13 September 1990

American

Mike MayockMike Mayock

14 August 1958

American

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Mike RileyMike Riley

06 July 1953

American

Pete CarrollPete Carroll

15 September 1951

American

Jim HarbaughJim Harbaugh

23 December 1963

American