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Alabama Players in the National Football League


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   Thomas Bailey
               Born:  Dallas TX
               School:  Enterprise
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1995
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Cincinnati
  
   Johnny Baldwin
               Born:  Bessemer
               School:  McAdory
               College:  Alabama A&M
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  2007
               Drafted:   2007 - 5th Round - 21 (158) , Detroit Lions
               Pro Team:  Kansas City
  
   Howard Ballard
               Born:  Ashland
               School:  Clay County
               College:  Alabama A&M
               Position:  OT
               Years Pro:  1988-98
               Drafted:   1987 - 11th Round - 283 (0) , Buffalo Bills
               Pro Team:  Buffalo, Seattle
  
   Tom Banks
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  John Carroll
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  C
               Years Pro:  1971-80
               Drafted:   1970 - 8th Round - 189 , St. Louis Cardinals
               Pro Team:  St. Louis
  
   Jay Barker
               Born:  
               School:  Hewitt-Trussville
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  QB
               Years Pro:  
               Drafted:   1995 - 5th Round - 26 (160) , Green Bay Packers
               Pro Team:  Green Bay
  
   Reggie Barlow
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Sidney Lanier
               College:  Alabama State
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1996-2003
               Drafted:   1996 - 4th Round - 15 (110) , Jacksonville Jaguars
               Pro Team:  Jacksonville, Tampa Bay
  
   Gary Barnes
               Born:  Fairfax
               School:  Valley
               College:  Clemson
               Position:  OE/SE
               Years Pro:  1962-67
               Drafted:   1962 - 3rd Round - , Green Bay Packers
               Pro Team:  Green Bay, Dallas, Chicago, Atlanta
  
   Larry Barnes
               Born:  Bessemer
               School:  Jess Lanier
               College:  Tennessee State
               Position:  FB/RB
               Years Pro:  1977-79
               Drafted:   1977 - 6th Round - 151 (0) , San Diego Chargers
               Pro Team:  San Diego, Philadelphia, St. Louis
  
   T.J. Barnes
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Enterprise
               College:  Georgia Tech
               Position:  DT
               Years Pro:  2014-16
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Giants, Jets, Buffalo, Kansas City
  
   Mark Barron
               Born:  Mobile
               School:  St. Pauls
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  DB
               Years Pro:  2011-12
               Drafted:   2012 - 1st Round - 7 , Tampa Bay Buccaneers
               Pro Team:  Tampa Bay
  
   Ralph Battle
               Born:  Huntsville
               School:  J.O. Johnson
               College:  Jacksonville State
               Position:  S
               Years Pro:  1984
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Cincinnati
  
   Maxie Baughan
               Born:  Forkland
               School:  Jess Lanier
               College:  Georgia Tech
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1960-74
               Drafted:   1960 - 2nd Round - , Philadelphia Eagles
               Pro Team:  Philadelphia, Los Angeles, Washington
  
   Bob Baumhower
               Born:  Portsmouth VA
               School:  Tuscaloosa
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  NT
               Years Pro:  1977-86
               Drafted:   1977 - 2nd Round - 40 , Miami Dolphins
               Pro Team:  Miami
  
   Brad Baxter
               Born:  Dothan
               School:  Slocomb
               College:  Alabama State
               Position:  FB/RB
               Years Pro:  1989-95
               Drafted:   1989 - 11th Round - 303 , Minnesota Vikings
               Pro Team:  NY Jets
  
   Fred Baxter
               Born:  Brundidge
               School:  Pike County
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  TE
               Years Pro:  1993-2003
               Drafted:   1993 - 5th Round - 3 (115) , New York Jets
               Pro Team:  NY Jets, Chicago, New England
  
   Fred Beasley
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Lee Montgomery
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  RB
               Years Pro:  1998-2005
               Drafted:   1998 - 6th Round - 27 (180) , SanFrancisco 49ers
               Pro Team:  San Francisco
  
   Terry Beasley
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Lee Montgomery
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1972, 1974-75
               Drafted:   1972 - 1st Round - 19 , San Francisco 49ers
               Pro Team:  San Francisco
  
   Ceasar Belser
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Carver Montgomery
               College:  Arkansas Pine Bluff
               Position:  LB/S
               Years Pro:  1968-74
               Drafted:   1966 - 10th Round - , Washington Redskins
               Pro Team:  Kansas City, San Francisco
  
   Cornelius Bennett
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Ensley
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1987-2000
               Drafted:   1987 - 1st Round - 2 , Indianapolis Colts
               Pro Team:  Buffalo, Atlanta, Indianapolis
  
   Earl Bennett
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  West End
               College:  Vanderbilt
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  2008-10
               Drafted:   2008 - 3rd Round - 7 (70) , Chicago Bears
               Pro Team:  Chicago
  
   Roy Bennett
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  West End
               College:  Jackson State
               Position:  CB/S
               Years Pro:  1988-89
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  San Diego
  
   Bobby Bethune
               Born:  Leeds
               School:  Leeds
               College:  Mississippi State
               Position:  DB
               Years Pro:  1962
               Drafted:   1961 - 9th Round - , Chicago Bears
               Pro Team:  San Diego
  
   David Beverly
               Born:  Selma
               School:  Sweet Water
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  P
               Years Pro:  1974-1980
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Houston, Green Bay
  
   Taye Biddle
               Born:  Decatur
               School:  Decatur
               College:  Mississippi
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  2006-07
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Carolina
  
   Ron Billingsley
               Born:  Florence
               School:  Gadsden
               College:  Wyoming
               Position:  DE/DT
               Years Pro:  1967-72
               Drafted:   1967 - 1st Round - 14 , San Diego Chargers
               Pro Team:  San Diego, Houston
  
   Harold Bishop
               Born:  Boonville MS
               School:  Central Tuscaloosa
               College:  L.S.U.
               Position:  TE
               Years Pro:  1994-98
               Drafted:   1994 - 3rd Round - 4 (69) , Tampa Bay Buccaneers
               Pro Team:  Tampa Bay, Cleveland, Baltimore, Pittsburgh
  
   Tom Bleick
               Born:  Talladega
               School:  Talladega
               College:  Georgia Tech
               Position:  DB
               Years Pro:  1966-67
               Drafted:   1965 - 9th Round - , Baltimore Colts
               Pro Team:  Baltimore, Atlanta
  
   Fred Bohannan
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Woodlawn
               College:  Mississippi Valley State
               Position:  DB/S
               Years Pro:  1982
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Pittsburgh
  
   Michael Boley
               Born:  Athens
               School:  Elkmont
               College:  Southern Miss
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  2005-06
               Drafted:   2005 - 5th Round - 24 (160) , Atlanta Falcons
               Pro Team:  Atlanta
  
   Scott Bolton
               Born:  Mobile
               School:  Theodore
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1988
               Drafted:   1988 - 12th Round - 312 , Green Bay Packers
               Pro Team:  Green Bay
  
   Warren Bone
               Born:  Fairfield
               School:  Fairfield
               College:  Texas Southern
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1987
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Green Bay
  
   Wade Bosarge
               Born:  Bayou LaBatre
               School:  Alba
               College:  Tulsa
               Position:  S
               Years Pro:  1977
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Miami, New Orleans
  
   Lew Bostick
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Ramsay
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  G
               Years Pro:  1939
               Drafted:   1939 - 9th Round - , Cleveland Rams
               Pro Team:  Cleveland
  
   Jim Bowdoin
               Born:  Coffee Springs
               School:  Elba
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  E/G
               Years Pro:  1928-1934
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Green Bay, Brooklyn, NY Giants, Portsmouth
  
   Tony Bowick
               Born:  Dothan
               School:  Slocomb
               College:  Tennessee Chattanooga
               Position:  NT
               Years Pro:  1989
               Drafted:   1989 - 12th Round - 313 , Atlanta Falcons
               Pro Team:  Atlanta
  
   Larry Bowie
               Born:  Anniston
               School:  Anniston
               College:  Georgia
               Position:  FB/RB
               Years Pro:  1996-1999
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Washington
  
   Thomas Boyd
               Born:  Huntsville
               School:  Lee Huntsville
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1987
               Drafted:   1982 - 8th Round - 210 , Green Bay Packers
               Pro Team:  Detroit
  
   McKinley Boykin
               Born:  Bessemer
               School:  McAdory
               College:  Mississippi
               Position:  DT
               Years Pro:  2007
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  New Orleans
  
   M.L. Brackett
               Born:  Attalla
               School:  Etowah
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  DE
               Years Pro:  1956-58
               Drafted:   1956 - 2nd Round - , Chicago Bears
               Pro Team:  Chicago, NY Giants
  
   Larry Brackins
               Born:  
               School:  Dothan
               College:  Pearl River (JC)
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  
               Drafted:   2005 - 5th Round - 19 (155) , Tampa Bay Buccaneers
               Pro Team:  Tampa Bay
  
   James Bradberry
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Pleasant Grove
               College:  Samford
               Position:  CB
               Years Pro:  2016
               Drafted:   2016 - 2nd Round - 62 (31) , Carolina Panthers
               Pro Team:  Carolina
  
   Byron Braggs
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Carver Montgomery
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  DE
               Years Pro:  1981-84
               Drafted:   1981 - 5th Round - 117 , Green Bay Packers
               Pro Team:  Green Bay, Tampa Bay
  
   Robert Brazile
               Born:  Mobile
               School:  Vigor
               College:  Jackson State
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1975-84
               Drafted:   1975 - 1st Round - 6 , Houston Oilers
               Pro Team:  Houston
  
   Alvin Bresler
               Born:  
               School:  Shades Valley
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  
               Drafted:   1971 - 6th Round - 153 , San Francisco 49ers
               Pro Team:  
  
   Wesley Britt
               Born:  Cullman
               School:  Cullman
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  OT
               Years Pro:  2006-07
               Drafted:   2005 - 5th Round - 28 (164) , Phoenix Cardinals
               Pro Team:  New England
  
   Dieter Brock
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Jones Valley
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  QB
               Years Pro:  1985
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Los Angeles
  
   Eric Brock
               Born:  Alexander City
               School:  Benjamin Russell
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  DB
               Years Pro:  2008-09
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Atlanta
  
   Fred Brock
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Jeff Davis
               College:  Southern Miss
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1997-98
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Arizonia
  
   Tommy Brooker
               Born:  Demopolis
               School:  Demopolis
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  OE
               Years Pro:  1962-66
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Dallas, Kansas City
  
   Rodregis Brooks
               Born:  Alexander City
               School:  Dadeville
               College:  U.A.B.
               Position:  DB
               Years Pro:  2001
               Drafted:   2000 - 7th Round - 32 (238) , Indianapolis Colts
               Pro Team:  Indianapolis
  
   Walter Broughton
               Born:  Brewton
               School:  T.R. Miller
               College:  Jacksonville State
               Position:  WR
               Years Pro:  1986-88
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Buffalo
  
   David Brown
               Born:  Birmingham
               School:  Ensley
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  HB
               Years Pro:  1943-47
               Drafted:   1943 - 23th Round - , New York Giants
               Pro Team:  NY Giants
  
   Milford Brown
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Carver Montgomery
               College:  Florida State
               Position:  OG
               Years Pro:  2003-2006
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Houston, Arizonia
  
   Shannon Brown
               Born:  
               School:  Stanhope Elmore
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  DT
               Years Pro:  
               Drafted:   1996 - 3rd Round - 23 (84) , Atlanta Falcons
               Pro Team:  Atlanta
  
   Aundray Bruce
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Carver Montgomery
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1988-98
               Drafted:   1988 - 1st Round - 1 , Atlanta Falcons
               Pro Team:  Atlanta, LA Raiders, Oakland
  
   Daryon Brutley
               Born:  Eufaula
               School:  Eufaula
               College:  Southern Miss
               Position:  CB
               Years Pro:  2003
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Philadelphia
  
   Anthony Bryant
               Born:  Newbern
               School:  Sunshine
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  DT
               Years Pro:  2005-06
               Drafted:   2005 - 6th Round - 4 (178) , Tampa Bay Buccaneers
               Pro Team:  Tampa Bay, Detroit
  
   Buck Buchanan
               Born:  Gainsville
               School:  Parker
               College:  Grambling
               Position:  DE/DT
               Years Pro:  1963-75
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Kansas City
  
   Jerry Burch
               Born:  Mobile
               School:  McGill
               College:  Georgia Tech
               Position:  OE
               Years Pro:  1961
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Oakland
  
   Jackie Burkett
               Born:  Thorsby
               School:  Andalusia
               College:  Auburn
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1961-70
               Drafted:   1959 - 1st Round - , Baltimore Colts
               Pro Team:  Baltimore, Dallas, New Orleans
  
   Derrick Burroughs
               Born:  Mobile
               School:  Blount
               College:  Memphis
               Position:  CB
               Years Pro:  1985-89
               Drafted:   1985 - 1st Round - 14 , Buffalo Bills
               Pro Team:  Buffalo
  
   Kendrick Burton
               Born:  Decatur
               School:  Hartselle
               College:  Alabama
               Position:  DE
               Years Pro:  1996
               Drafted:   1996 - 4th Round - 12 (107) , Houston Oliers
               Pro Team:  Houston
  
   Sherrill Busby
               Born:  Montgomery
               School:  Sidney Lanier
               College:  Troy
               Position:  E
               Years Pro:  1940
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Brooklyn
  
   John Butler
               Born:  Anniston
               School:  Lee Huntsville
               College:  Memphis
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1978-87
               Drafted:   Free Agent
               Pro Team:  Seattle
  
   Keith Butler
               Born:  Anniston
               School:  Lee Huntsville
               College:  Memphis
               Position:  LB
               Years Pro:  1978-87
               Drafted:   1978 - 2nd Round - 36 , Seattle Seahawks
               Pro Team:  Seattle
  

Players must have played high school football within the state to qualify. Players must have played in at least one regular season game for an NFL team.




Great Moments in Alabama High School Football History

In 1970 Monroe Academy won the first championship in the A.I.S.A. by defeating Lowndes Academy 6-0.