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The Best NFL Players From Nevada

Updated August 2, 2019 61 votes 21 voters9 items

List RulesVote up the top pro football players born or raised in Nevada

Here’s a list of the best NFL players from Nevada! The Silver State has not produced a ton of professional talent, but players like Brandon Marshall and DeMarco Murray have made their mark. Marshall is among the best linebackers in the league right now, while Murray has proven to be one of the top current wide receivers.

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

  • Steven Jackson
    Photo: John Martin Pavliga / Wikimedia Commons
    Steven Rashad Jackson (born July 22, 1983) is a former American football running back. He played college football for Oregon State and was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the first round with the 24th overall selection in the 2004 NFL Draft. He also played for the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots. Jackson holds the Rams franchise record for most rushing yards, and is a member of the 10,000 yard rushing club.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • DeMarco Murray
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    DeMarco Murray (born February 12, 1988) is a former American football running back who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 7 seasons. A three-time Pro Bowl selection and one-time first team All-Pro, he was the NFL Offensive Player of the Year in 2014 when he led the NFL in both rushing yards and rushing touchdowns. Murray played college football at Oklahoma and was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft. After four seasons with the Cowboys, he played for the Philadelphia Eagles for one year and then the Tennessee Titans for two years. He currently serves as running backs coach at the University of Arizona.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada
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  • Kyle Van Noy
    Photo: Jeffrey Beall / Wikimedia Commons
    Kyle Van Noy (born March 26, 1991) is an American football linebacker for the New England Patriots of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft after playing college football at Brigham Young University (BYU), where he was recognized as a third team All-American.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Reno, Nevada
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  • Brandon Marshall
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    Brandon Markeith Marshall is an American football linebacker for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League. He was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played collegiately at the University of Nevada.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada
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