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The Best NFL Players From Louisiana

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

Here’s a list of the best NFL players from Louisiana! The Pelican State has given us the Peyton Manning and Eli Manning, two of the best NFL quarterbacks of all time, as well as Marshall Faulk and Ed Reed, who are simply two of the best football players ever.

Vote for who you think are the top NFL players from Louisiana and add any of your favorites missing from the list!

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  • Peyton Manning
    1
    New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    • Age: 46
    • Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos
  • Ed Reed
    2
    St. Rose, Louisiana
    • Age: 43
    • Teams: Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets
  • Marshall Faulk
    3
    New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    • Age: 49
    • Teams: Indianapolis Colts, St. Louis Rams, San Diego State Aztecs football
  • Reggie Wayne
    4
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 43
    • Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Miami Hurricanes football
  • Tyrann Mathieu
    5
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 30
    • Teams: Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football
  • Terry Bradshaw
    6
    Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America
    • Age: 73
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Odell Beckham Jr.
    7
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Age: 29
    • Teams: Los Angeles Rams
  • Jarvis Landry
    8
    Convent, Louisiana
    • Age: 29
    • Teams: New Orleans Saints
  • Eli Manning
    9
    New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
    • Age: 41
    • Teams: New York Giants
  • Andrew Whitworth
    10
    Monroe, Louisiana
    • Age: 40
    • Teams: Los Angeles Rams, Cincinnati Bengals
  • Leonard Fournette
    11
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 27
    • Teams: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
  • Dak Prescott
    12
    Sulphur, Louisiana
    • Age: 29
    • Teams: Dallas Cowboys
  • Warrick Dunn
    13
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Age: 47
    • Teams: Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Atlanta Falcons, Florida State Seminoles football
  • Aeneas Williams
    14
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 54
  • Alan Faneca
    15
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 45
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football, New York Jets
  • Charlie Joiner
    16
    Many, Louisiana
    • Age: 74
  • Stephen Gostkowski
    17
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Age: 38
    • Teams: New England Patriots
  • Landon Collins
    18
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Age: 28
  • Bobby Hebert
    19
    Cut Off, Louisiana
    • Age: 61
    • Teams: New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons
  • Matt Forté
    20
    Lake Charles, Louisiana
    • Age: 36
    • Teams: Tulane Green Wave football, Chicago Bears
  • Kyle Williams
    21
    Ruston, Louisiana
    • Age: 39
    • Teams: Buffalo Bills, LSU Tigers football
  • Glenn Dorsey
    22
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Age: 37
    • Teams: San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs
  • Brian Mitchell
    23
    Fort Polk, Louisiana, United States of America
    • Age: 53
    • Teams: Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns football, Washington Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants
  • Kevin Faulk
    24
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    • Age: 46
    • Teams: LSU Tigers football, New England Patriots
  • Jake Delhomme
    25
    Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
    • Age: 47
    • Teams: Carolina Panthers, New Orleans Saints, Houston Texans, Cleveland Browns