The Best NFL Players From Ohio

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

Here’s a list of the best NFL players from Ohio! The Buckeye State has produced many Hall of Famers, including some of the best NFL players of all time like Roger Staubach, Larry Csonka, and Charles Woodson.

Vote for who you think are the top NFL players from Ohio and add any of your favorites missing from the list! Then head over and check out some of the best NFL players from Texas.

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  • Travis Kelce
    1
    Cleveland Heights, Ohio
    • Age: 32
    • Teams: Kansas City Chiefs
  • Charles Woodson
    2
    Sebring, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 45
    • Teams: Michigan Wolverines football, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers
  • Roger Staubach
    3
    Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 80
    • Teams: Dallas Cowboys
  • Luke Kuechly
    4
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    • Age: 31
    • Teams: Carolina Panthers, Boston College Eagles football
  • Cris Carter
    5
    Troy, Ohio, USA
    • Age: 56
    • Teams: Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings, Ohio State Buckeyes football
  • Orlando Pace
    6
    Sandusky, Ohio
    • Age: 46
    • Teams: St. Louis Rams, Chicago Bears, Ohio State Buckeyes football
  • Denzel Ward
    7
    Macedonia, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 29
    • Teams: Cleveland Browns
  • Jack Lambert
    8
    Mantua, Ohio
    • Age: 70
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Kent State Golden Flashes football
  • Ben Roethlisberger
    9
    Lima, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 40
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Jason Kelce
    10
    Westlake, Ohio
    • Age: 34
    • Teams: Philadelphia Eagles
  • Larry Csonka
    11
    Stow, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 75
    • Teams: Syracuse Orange football, Miami Dolphins, Memphis Southmen, New York Giants
  • Kareem Hunt
    12
    Willoughby, Ohio
    • Age: 27
    • Teams: Cleveland Browns
  • Paul Warfield
    13
    Warren, Ohio
    • Age: 79
  • Aqib Talib
    14
    Cleveland, Ohio
    • Age: 36
    • Teams: Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots, Kansas Jayhawks football
  • Bernie Kosar
    15
    Youngstown, Ohio
    • Age: 58
    • Teams: Cleveland Browns, Miami Dolphins, Dallas Cowboys
  • James Harrison
    16
    Akron, Ohio
    • Age: 44
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Cincinnati Bengals
  • Le'Veon Bell
    17
    Reynoldsburg, Ohio
    • Age: 30
    • Teams: Baltimore Ravens
  • Mike Vrabel
    18
    Akron, Ohio
    • Age: 47
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs, Ohio State Buckeyes football
  • Lou Groza
    19
    Martins Ferry, Ohio
    • Age: Dec. at 76 (1924-2000)
    • Teams: Cleveland Browns
  • Alan Page
    20
    Canton, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 77
    • Teams: Chicago Bears, Minnesota Vikings
  • Antoine Winfield
    21
    Akron, Ohio
    • Age: 45
    • Teams: Seattle Seahawks, Minnesota Vikings
  • Dan Dierdorf
    22
    Canton, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 73
    • Teams: Michigan Wolverines football, St. Louis Cardinals
  • Dick LeBeau
    23
    London, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 85
    • Teams: Detroit Lions, Ohio State Buckeyes football
  • Len Dawson
    24
    Alliance, Ohio, United States of America
    • Age: 87
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Cleveland Browns, Kansas City Chiefs
  • Nick Mangold
    25
    Centerville, Ohio
    • Age: 38
    • Teams: New York Jets, Ohio State Buckeyes football