Football The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s  

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Tight ends are a versatile bunch. They can make or break a team. You can win without a great tight end... but sure is easier when you have one. Some tight ends are more on the receiving end, some on the blocking, but not matter what, the best tight ends have to be able to do both. Here is a list of great 80s tight ends, ranked from best to worst by you, the fans. Take a look at this list of TE's from the 80s to vote up your favorites! Who are the best 80s tight ends? The greatest NFL tight ends of the 1980s?

From Mark Bavaro, to Brent Jones, and beyond,  this list of 1980s tight ends has tons of great talent! The top tight ends of the 1980s are all listed here for you to look through and vote up your favorites. If you think a player is missing, be sure to add them! Who are the greatest 80s NFL tight ends?
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1
38 13
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
Missouri Tigers football, San Diego Chargers

2
33 13
Ozzie Newsome is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
Cleveland Browns

3
32 23
Mark Bavaro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants

4
23 15
Dave Casper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

5
23 15
Todd Christensen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

6
20 13
Keith Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

7
24 17
Jay Novacek is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
Phoenix Cardinals, Wyoming Cowboys football, Dallas Cowboys

8
24 20
Brent Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
San Francisco 49ers

9
14 12
Russ Francis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

10
15 18
Doug Cosbie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

11
11 15
Billy Joe DuPree is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

12
11 15
Jimmie Giles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

13
9 14
Steve Jordan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

14
7 12
Pete Metzelaars is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

15
6 11
Rodney Holman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

16
5 10
Dan Ross is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

17
5 10
Mickey Shuler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s
Oakland Raiders

18
4 9
Jerome Barkum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

19
8 14
Paul Coffman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

20
3 8
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

21
4 10
Riley Odoms is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

22
4 10
Rich Caster is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

23
3 9
Charle Young is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

24
3 10
Raymond Chester is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s

25
2 10
Keith Krepfle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '80s