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A list of famous Jewish football players with pictures. A surprising number of Jews known for playing football. These Jewish athletes are an inspiration to every Jew & athlete out there, whether you're a fan of American football or just a fan of great athleticism, period. This list includes Jewish football (American) players and Jewish soccer (football) players alike so you can get an idea of how many Jewish football players are represnting the sport around the world.

Who are the most famous Jewish football players of all time? The names of both male and female Jewish soccer/football players represented on the list of notable Jewish football players.

Bill Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 53 - William Scott "Bill" Goldberg is an American actor, former professional football player and retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with World Championship ...more

Lyle Alzado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Dec. at 43 (1949-1992) - Lyle Martin Alzado was a professional American football defensive end of the National Football League famous for his intense and intimidating style of play. He played 15 seasons, splitting his ...more

Sid Luckman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Dec. at 82 (1916-1998) - Sidney "Sid" Luckman, was an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League from 1939 to 1950. During his 12 seasons with the Bears he led them to ...more

Ron Mix is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 81 - Ronald Jack Mix is a retired American football player. The offensive tackle is a member of the American Football League All-Time Team and was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Mix ...more

Benny Friedman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Dec. at 77 (1905-1982) - Benjamin "Benny" Friedman was an American football quarterback who played for the University of Michigan, Cleveland Bulldogs, Detroit Wolverines, New York Giants, and Brooklyn Dodgers. ...more

David Binn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 47 - David Aaron Binn is an American football long snapper who played in the National Football League for eighteen seasons. He played college football for the University of California, Berkeley. He ...more

Geoff Schwartz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 33 - Geoffrey Isaiah "Geoff" Schwartz is an American football offensive guard for the New York Giants of the National Football League. He is 6 feet 6 inches tall, and weighs 340 pounds. ...more

Sage Rosenfels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 41 - Sage Jamen Rosenfels is a former American football quarterback. He played college football at Iowa State before he was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL ...more

Andre Tippett is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 60 - Andre Bernard Tippett is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for twelve seasons during the 1980s and 1990s. He played ...more

Greg Joseph is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Greg Joseph is an American football placekicker for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida Atlantic University. Joseph spent five years ...more

Adam Podlesh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 36 - Adam Podlesh is an American football punter who is currently a free agent. He played college football for the Maryland Terrapins, and is the only player in school history to be on the ...more

Antonio Garay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 40 - Antonio Garay Jr. is a former American football nose tackle. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football and wrestled at Boston ...more

Lennie Friedman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 43 - Leonard Lebrecht Friedman is a former American football offensive lineman. He played college football at Duke. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the second round of the 1999 NFL Draft. ...more

Kyle Kosier is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 41 - Kyle Blaine Kosier is a former American football guard. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona State ...more

Igor Olshansky is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 37 - Igor Olshansky is a Ukrainian-born former American football defensive end in the National Football League. He played college football at Oregon and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the ...more

Jeremy Bloom is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 37 - Jeremy Bloom is a three-time World Champion, two-time Olympian, eleven-time World Cup gold medalist and a member of the United States Skiing Hall of Fame. He set the record with six straight ...more

Allie Sherman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 96 - Alex "Allie" Sherman was a National Football League quarterback, defensive back, and coach, and later a cable television and sports marketing executive and media personality. Sherman ...more

Phil Handler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Dec. at 60 (1908-1968) - Philip Jacob Handler was a football player and coach who spent his entire professional career in the city of Chicago. On three separate occasions, Handler served as head coach of the Chicago ...more

Benny Feilhaber is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 34 - Benny Feilhaber is an American professional soccer player who plays for Sporting Kansas City in Major League Soccer as a midfielder.

Shep Messing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 70 - Shep Norman Messing is a retired American soccer goalkeeper and current broadcaster. He played seven seasons in the North American Soccer League and six in the Major Indoor Soccer League. He was ...more

Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 31 - Taylor Mays is an American football safety for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. Mays won state titles in track in both the 100-meter dash and 200-meter dash as a high ...more

Gary Wood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Dec. at 52 (1942-1994) - Gary Fay Wood was an American football quarterback in the National Football League from 1964 until 1969. The 5' 11'' quarterback was drafted out of Cornell University in the 1964 NFL Draft by ...more

Leonid Buryak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 66 - Leonid Yosipovich Buryak is a Ukrainian football coach and former Olympic bronze-medal-winning player. Buryak, who is Jewish, was a midfielder for the USSR national football team, and competed ...more

Jonathan Bornstein is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Jews In Football
Jonathan Bornstein age 35 - Jonathan Rey Bornstein is an American soccer player who currently plays for Querétaro of Liga MX on loan from Tigres UANL.

Mike Rosenthal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Jews In Football
age 42 - Mike Rosenthal is a former American football offensive tackle. He was originally drafted by the New York Giants in the fifth round of the 1999 NFL Draft. He played college football at Notre ...more