National Football League or NFL is an American Football League which is which the highest level of appreciation for the professional football contest in the North America. It is one of the four major American Football League to be played. it consist of 32 teams which are distributed equally into two conferences which are, National Football Conference and American Football Conference.
NFL has been a part of the sporting events for years, and have witnessed many phenomenal plyers over these years. It is also seen the players who have been quite skilled with certain tricks which makes them special. There can be arguments made for players like Tom Brady, Barry Sanders, Lawrence Taylor, and Jerry Rice who have given the performances worth remembering and changed the face of football leagues in America. So lets take a look at the most famous player in NFL.
Who is the famous NFL player?
Here is the top three most famous NFL players of all time. We should take a note that the list keep on developing over the years and as per the performance of players. This is the latest edition and also the players who have left a mark in the hearts of fans when they perform on the field.
- Tom Brady
At first we have the most ferocious and subtle NFL player Tom Brady. He has been in the top-five level year in and year out even into his mid-40s. Tom has achieved many titles not only for himself, but also the team he represents. In 2019 Super bowl, he was given the name of the Uncontested GOAT by winning his 6th Super Bowl at the age of 41. He is a perfect example of how one player should work hard towards achieving the limit of greatness.
Brady had achieved the trophy Lombardi, 7 times during his career, along with it he has earned himself 4 Super Bowel MVP awards. In 2021, he had challenged Tampa Bay Buccaneers to the Super Bowl Championships. He won his 7th Super Bowl, by creating historic moment of playing at their home stadium.
2. Jerry Rice
At second place we have Jerry Rice who is the only single player as a Wide Receiver. He has been in the league for 20 seasons so far and achieved a lot of titles. Many believe the only reason for his success is his longevity in the competition. However, Rice stands at the second number receiver, in receiving categories by over 5,000 yards, over 100 receptions, and over 40 receiving touchdowns. He has also gotten over 1,200 receiving yards and 7 touchdowns at the age of 40.
It is very hard for any other player to get the achievements and fame that Rice has worked for. The name and accolades that Rice has earned in the years of his NFL career are to be looked up for. He achieved Nfl 100 All-Time Team, NFL Career Leader in Receptions (1,549), NFL Career Leader in Receiving Yards (22,895) and he was also featured in the Hall of Fame (2010).
3. Jim Brown
Jim Brown used to play as Full back in the NFL for his team, Cleveland Brown. He was the greatest full back player even though people argued over Barry Sanders for the same spot from 1957 to 69. Brown was recognized as the AP NFL Most Value Player three times. He had led the league eight time out of his nine seasons. He was selected to the Pro Bowl every single year and was a First-Team All-Pro in 8 of his 9 seasons.
After playing for 9 seasons, Jim Brown retired from the league at the age of 29. He had a dispute with owner Art Modell. He started pursuing his career in movie after he left the league.