The Best NFL Players From Connecticut

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Vote up the top pro football players born or raised in Connecticut

This is a list of the best NFL players from Connecticut! The Land of Steady Habits could be called the Land of Steady NFL Legends, as this list of Connecticut NFL players is comprised of Hall of Famers, sure-fire Hall of Famers, and Pro Bowlers.

The Constitutional State has given us players from all three facets of the game of football: offensive dynamos, defensive powerhouses, and special teams aces.

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  • Floyd Little
    1
    New Haven, Connecticut
    48 votes
    • Age: 80
    • Teams: Denver Broncos, Syracuse Orange football
    Floyd Douglas Little (born July 4, 1942 - January 1, 2021) was an American football halfback, and a three-time All-American at Syracuse University. In 1967, he was the 6th selection of the first ...more
  • Dwight Freeney
    2
    Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America
    62 votes
    • Age: 42
    • Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Syracuse Orange football, San Diego Chargers
    Dwight Jason Freeney (born February 19, 1980) is a former American football defensive end who played 16 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Syracuse, where he ...more
  • Jordan Reed
    3
    New Britain, Connecticut
    52 votes
    • Age: 32
    • Teams: Washington Redskins, San Francisco 49ers
    Jordan Reed (born July 3, 1990) is a former American football tight end who played eight seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida and was drafted by the ...more
  • Joe Horn
    4
    New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    36 votes
    • Age: 50
    • Teams: New Orleans Saints, Memphis Mad Dogs, Kansas City Chiefs, Atlanta
    Joseph Horn (born January 16, 1972) is a former American football wide receiver and current assistant coach at Northeast Mississippi Community College. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the ...more