Who is the longest active player in nfl?
Bret Favre has started his last 278 games as of Sep 22, 2008
The longest active player was Nolan Ryan who played for 27 seasons (1966, 1968-1993). The longest active manager was Connie Mack who managed for 53 seasons (1894-1896 Pittsburgh Pirates, 1901-1950 Philadelphia Athletics). Currently (2008), the longest active player is Jamie Moyer (22 seasons) and the longest active manager is Bobby Cox (27 seasons: 1978-1981 Atlanta Braves, 1982-1985 Toronto Blue Jays, 1990-2008 Atlanta Braves).
What active players have been with their current team the longest in NHL Major League Baseball NBA and NFL?
The top "ten" high schools in Louisiana in producing NFL players: St. Augustine HS, New Orleans, LA: 28 pros 2 active players in NFL Ruston HS, Ruston, LA: 16 pros 1 active players in NFL C.E. Byrd HS, Shreveport, LA: 12 pros 0 active players in NFL Archbishop Shaw HS, Marrero, LA: 10 pros 0 active players in NFL Baton Rouge HS, Baton Rouge, LA: 10 pros 0 active players in NFL Lake Charles HS…
NFL teams are allowed to keep 53 players on their roster of which 45 can suit up for a game. These 45 players are called the 'active roster'. The other 8 are called the 'practice squad' as they are allowed to practice with the team but don't suit up for games. To deactivate a player is to take him off the active roster and place him on the practice squad.
The tallest player to ever play in the NFL was 7'0". He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 10th round in 1967. His name was, Richard Sligh. As for active players, as of the 2009 season, there were 3 active guys that all stood 6'9", they were, Jared Gaither of the Baltimore Ravens, Dennis Roland of the Cincinnati Bengals and Demar Dotson of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.