Football The Best NFL Players From Arizona  

Ranker NFL
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List Rules Only NFL players born in Arizona

This is a list of the best NFL players from Arizona! It features Hall of Famers, monsters on defense, and a Harvard-educated quarterback. Whether they're from Phoenix, Tuscon, or Scottsdale, there are enough great NFL players from Arizona to fill the Grand Canyon. So who do you think is the best NFL player from the Copper State? 

Vote for the top Arizona NFL players and add anyone missing from the list.

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Darren Woodson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Darren Ray Woodson is a former American football safety in the National Football League. He played his entire career for the Dallas Cowboys from 1992 to 2004. He was drafted by the Cowboys in ...more
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Ryan Fitzpatrick is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Gilbert, Arizona, United States of America
Ryan Joseph Fitzpatrick is an American football quarterback for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL ...more
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Randall McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Randall Cornell McDaniel is a former offensive guard in the National Football League.
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Curley Culp is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Yuma, Arizona, United States of America
Curley Culp is a former professional American football player and a hall of famer. An offensive and defensive lineman, he played college football at Arizona State University, was the NCAA ...more
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Brett Hundley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Brett Hundley, Jr. is an American football quarterback. He played college football at UCLA and was the Bruins starting quarterback from 2012 to 2014. He is the school's career leader in both ...more
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Todd Heap is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Mesa, Arizona, United States of America
Todd Benjamin Heap is a former American football tight end. After playing college football for Arizona State University, he was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the first round of the 2001 NFL ...more
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Taylor Lewan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Scottsdale, Phoenix, Arizona
Taylor Curtis Lewan is an American football offensive tackle for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Titans in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He ...more
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Steve Jordan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Steven Russell Jordan is a former American football tight end who played his entire career with the Minnesota Vikings. He played college football at Brown. Jordan's son Cameron is currently a ...more
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Danny White is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Mesa, Arizona, United States of America
Wilford Daniel "Danny" White is a former quarterback and punter for the Dallas Cowboys and an American football coach in the Arena Football League. He has been the color commentator ...more
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Myles Jack is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America
Myles David Jack (born September 3, 1995) is an American football linebacker for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the UCLA Bruins ...more
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Andrus Peat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Chandler, Arizona, United States
Andrus Jamerson Peat (born November 4, 1993) is an American football guard. He played college football at Stanford. As a high school senior, he was considered the best college football recruit ...more
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Cameron Jordan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Chandler, Arizona, United States of America
Cameron Tyler Jordan is an American football defensive end for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was selected by the Saints with the 24th pick in the first round of the ...more
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Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Mesa, Arizona, United States of America
Rodney Peete is a former American football quarterback from the University of Southern California who played in the National Football League for 16 years. He retired in 2004 and is now in ...more
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Randy Robbins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Randy Robbins Casa Grande, Arizona, United States of America
Randy Robbins is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Arizona. A 4th round selection in the 1984 NFL Draft, ...more
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Brooks Reed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
Brooks Reed is an American football linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Arizona and was drafted by the Houston ...more
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Nick Harris is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Nick Harris Avondale, Arizona, United States of America
Nicholas John Harris is an American football punter who is currently a free agent. He played college football at the University of California, Berkeley, where he set the NCAA record for career ...more
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Manny Hendrix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Manny Hendrix Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Manuel Hendrix is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. He played college basketball at the University of Utah.
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Markus Wheaton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Chandler, Arizona, United States of America
Markus Levonte Wheaton is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. Wheaton played college football for Oregon State ...more
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John Tait is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
John Bernard Tait is a former American football offensive lineman, who played for both the Kansas City Chiefs, and the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was originally selected ...more
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Tim Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Tim Smith Tucson, Arizona, United States of America
Tim Smith is a former National Football League wide receiver who played for the Houston Oilers. He gained more than 1,000 yards receiving in both the 1983 and 1984 seasons.
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J. J. Jansen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
J. J. Jansen Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Jeffrey Richard "J. J." Jansen is an American football long snapper for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted ...more
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Ron Jessie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Yuma, Arizona, United States of America
Ron Ray Jessie was a professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League from 1971 through 1981. His best season came in 1976 with the Los Angeles Rams, when he was ...more
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Everson Griffen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Avondale, Arizona, United States of America
Everson Griffen is an American football defensive end for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was selected in the 4th round and 100 overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft after ...more
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Blake Martinez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Blake Martinez is an American Football Inside Linebacker for the Stanford Cardinal.
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Dion Jordan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best NFL Players From Arizona
Chandler, Arizona, United States of America
Dion Rory Jordan is an American football defensive end for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. He was considered the top outside linebacker prospect and was drafted by the ...more