Football Players From Ohio

Ohio has produced a number of Football Players who have made it big. These include Russell Wilson, Ben Roethlisberger, Cris Collinsworth, Paul Brown, Le’Veon Bell and others.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Charles Woodson

Charles Woodson
12
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: October 7, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra

 2 Roger Staubach

Roger Staubach
5
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: February 5, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 3 Russell Wilson

Russell Wilson
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Famous As: American Football Quarterback
Birthdate: November 29, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

American footballer, Russell Wilson, plays for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League and is considered one of the best players ever. In NFL history, he is one of two quarterbacks with a career passer rating over 100. In October 2020, he was inducted in an exclusive group, the Madden 99 club of the popular ‘Madden 21’ video game.

 4 Ben Roethlisberger

Ben Roethlisberger
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Famous As: American Football Quarterback
Birthdate: March 2, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces

Known to his fans as the “Big Ben,” Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had captained his high-school basketball, baseball, and football teams. The multitalented 2004 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year stunned everyone when he became the youngest starting quarterback to score a Super Bowl victory in 2006.

 5 Travis Kelce

Travis Kelce
14
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: October 5, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra

 6 Urban Meyer

Urban Meyer
9
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer

Urban Meyer is an American football coach who is currently serving as the head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars which competes in the NFL. He has also coached college football teams like the Ohio State Buckeyes, helping the team win its maiden Big Ten Conference title. He has also worked as an analyst for popular TV networks like Fox Sports.

 7 Le’Veon Bell

Le’Veon Bell
8
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: February 18, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
NFL running back Le'Veon Bell currently plays for the Kansas City Chiefs. He has previously played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New York Jets. He is a three-time Pro Bowl and a two-time First-team All-Pro. He later experimented with music, under the pseudonym “Juice” and released an album.
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 8 Cris Collinsworth

Cris Collinsworth
5
Famous As: Sportscaster, American Football Players
Birthdate: January 27, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius

Cris Collinsworth is a former American football player who played for the Cincinnati Bengals in the National Football League (NFL). After retiring as a player, Cris Collinsworth became a sports broadcaster. He went on to become an important broadcaster, winning 15 Sports Emmy Awards. He is also credited with owning a sports statistic monitoring service called Pro Football Focus.

 9 Luke Kuechly

Luke Kuechly
5
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: April 20, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus

 10 Mitchell Trubisky

Mitchell Trubisky
11
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 20, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo

 11 Kareem Hunt

Kareem Hunt
3
Famous As: American football Player
Birthdate: August 6, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo

 12 James Harrison

James Harrison
4
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: May 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus

 13 Aqib Talib

Aqib Talib
4
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: February 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 14 Don Shula

Don Shula
4
Famous As: Football coach
Birthdate: January 4, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 4, 2020

 15 Alan Page

Alan Page
2
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: August 7, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo

 16 Jack Lambert

Jack Lambert
2
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 8, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer

 17 John Harbaugh

John Harbaugh
5
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: September 23, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra

 18 Brian Hoyer

Brian Hoyer
7
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: October 13, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra

 19 Cardale Jones

Cardale Jones
3
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: September 29, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra

 20 Bob Stoops

Bob Stoops
3
Famous As: Football coach
Birthdate: September 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Virgo

 21 Jason Kelce

Jason Kelce
3
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: November 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 22 Orlando Pace

Orlando Pace
2
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 4, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 23 Cris Carter

Cris Carter
3
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 25, 1965
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 24 Brady Quinn

Brady Quinn
4
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: October 27, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 25 A. J. Hawk

A. J. Hawk
3
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 6, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 26 Jay Gruden

Jay Gruden
3
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: March 4, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
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 27 DeShone Kizer

DeShone Kizer
4
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 3, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 28 Braxton Miller

Braxton Miller
3
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 30, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 29 Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh
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Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: December 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn

Jim Harbaugh is a former football player and coach. He currently serves as the head football coach of the Michigan Wolverines. As a player, he played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1987 to 2000. After that, he took up coaching and has coached several teams, including Stanford Cardinal and San Francisco 49ers. 

 30 Jon Gruden

Jon Gruden
7
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: August 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo

 31 Antoine Winfield Jr.

Antoine Winfield Jr.
3
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: August 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo

 32 Mike Golic

Mike Golic
3
Famous As: American Football defensive lineman
Birthdate: December 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 33 Mike Vrabel

Mike Vrabel
4
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: August 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo

 34 Les Miles

Les Miles
3
Famous As: American Football Coach
Birthdate: November 10, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 35 Paul Brown

Paul Brown
3
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: September 7, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: August 5, 1991

 36 Carlos Hyde

Carlos Hyde
3
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: September 20, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo

 37 Josh McDaniels

Josh McDaniels
3
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: April 22, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus

 38 Bernie Kosar

Bernie Kosar
3
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 39 Burgess Owens

Burgess Owens
2
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 2, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo

 40 Maurice Clarett

Maurice Clarett
3
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: October 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 41 Antoine Winfield Sr.

Antoine Winfield Sr.
3
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer

 42 Larry Csonka

Larry Csonka
2
Famous As: American footballer
Birthdate: December 25, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 43 Jim Tressel

Jim Tressel
3
Famous As: Coach
Birthdate: December 5, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 44 Len Dawson

Len Dawson
2
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: June 20, 1935
Sun Sign: Gemini

 45 Chuck Noll

Chuck Noll
2
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: January 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 13, 2014

 46 Denzel Ward

Denzel Ward
2
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: April 28, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus

 47 Ted Ginn Jr.

Ted Ginn Jr.
2
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: April 12, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries

 48 Woody Hayes

Woody Hayes
2
Famous As: American Football Player and Coach
Birthdate: February 14, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: March 12, 1987

 49 Marshon Lattimore

Marshon Lattimore
2
Famous As: American football cornerback
Birthdate: May 20, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus

 50 Troy Smith

Troy Smith
2
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 20, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer