Jared Gaither, Dennis Roland, and Demar Dotson are currently the tallest players in the NFL all at 6'9".The tallest player in NFL history was Richard Sligh at 7'0.
The average height for an NFL player is approximately 5'11. The tallest NFL player was 6'9, while the shortest NFL player was 5'3.
The tallest player in NFL history played in only 8 games. Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in 1967, Richard Sligh was 7'0' tall.
Ed Too Tall Jones
The tallest player in NFL history is Richard Sligh. Sligh was 7 feet tall, and was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in 1967. He passed away on December 23, 2008.
SPUD WEBB Well, the Tallest American Football player in NFL history was Richard Sligh at 7.0 ft or 213 cm
Drafted in 1967, Richard Sigh was the tallest player in NFL history at 7'0" tall. Curently, Demar Dotson and King Dunlap are the tallest, at 6'9" tall.
Jake Long at 6-7.
The tallest guy currently in the NFL is Max Starks.
Brandon Jacobs is the tallest half back in the NFL
7 foot Ed "too tall" Jones
King Dunlap 6 9 1/2
Calvin Johnson is the tallest wide receiver in the NFL at the moment
Chris Mirus, a defensive end for the Chicago Bears is 6 foot 9
8' 1", jackon James of the packers in 1961, he played cornerback.
As of the end of the 2009 season, the tallest player in the history of the National Football League (NFL) was Richard Sligh. Richard was 7'0" and weighed 300 pounds. Richard was drafted in 1967 in the 10th round as the 253rd overall pick by the Oakland Raiders.
the wieght of the tallest players was about 230 - 320
Brandon Jacobs was the tallest halfback in the NFL. Jacobs is best known for his time as a New York Giant. He has since retired.