teens The Greatest Movie Jocks  

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List Rules All high school jock characters and college athletes in any movie

List of movie jocks that include the most iconic in movie history. Jocks include those from the most notable sports films of the ‘80s, ‘90s, and ‘00s including Varsity Blues, Revenge of the Nerds, Dazed and Confused, and Lucas. This list answers the question, ‘Who are the greatest film jocks?’ Relive the greatest sports movies in film history with these athletes. 

Belved film jocks vary by stereotype. Hero, dumb, rude, violent, the guy who dates the cheerleader, and the goofball. Film drama jocks are typically either aggressive or the hero like Mox in “Varsity Blues” or Fred ‘The Ogre’ Palowakski from “Revenge of the Nerds”. In comedy films, the jock may be a hero like Troy Bolton in “High School Musical”, or comic relief like Adam Sandler in “The Waterboy”.  

The greatest film jocks help define a movie, whether they are the star, or a supporting character. Regardless of whether these athletes play football, baseball, basketball, and race cars these jocks are the best at what they do. These great film jocks play high school, college, and professional sports. Jocks help win the big game and help movie-goers live out their teenage fantasies. Sports movies are a type of movie that film-goers love because they love movies about teenage athletes who become heroes.

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167 54
Andrew Clark is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Andrew Clark The Breakfast Club

2
133 61
Steve Stifler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Steve Stifler American Wedding, American Pie 2, American Pie

3
93 41
Lance Harbor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Lance Harbor Varsity Blues

4
94 59
Zack Siler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Zack Siler She's All That

5
80 50
Mox is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Mox Varsity Blues

6
113 81
Troy Bolton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Troy Bolton High School Musical, High School Musical 3: Senior Year, High School Musical 2

7
81 56
Johnny Lawrence is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Johnny Lawrence The Karate Kid

8
94 70
Aaron Samuels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Aaron Samuels Mean Girls

9
67 49
Ronnie Bass is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Ronnie Bass Remember the Titans

10
62 46
Jake Wyler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Jake Wyler Not Another Teen Movie

11
59 43
Charlie Tweeder is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Charlie Tweeder Varsity Blues

12
84 69
Biff Tannen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Biff Tannen Back to the Future Part III, Back to the Future, Back to the Future Part II

13
69 54
Dean Sampson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Dean Sampson She's All That

14
65 51
Daniel E. 'Rudy' Ruettiger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks

The Best Cheerleading Movies

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52 38
Michael Oher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
PatZaragoza added Michael Oher The Blind Side

16
48 34
Julius Campbell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
PatZaragoza added Julius Campbell Remember the Titans

17
50 37
Fred
Fred "The Ogre" Palowakski, Alpha Beta Revenge of the Nerds

18
66 56
Scott Howard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Scott Howard Teen Wolf

19
65 58
Chris
Chris "Oz" Ostreicher American Pie, American Pie 2, American Reunion

20
61 54
John Tucker is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
John Tucker John Tucker Must Die

21
50 47
Randall 'Pink' Floyd is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Randall 'Pink' Floyd Dazed and Confused

The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made

22
45 43
Stan Gable is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Stan Gable Revenge of the Nerds

23
37 36
Charles Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Charles Jefferson Fast Times at Ridgemont High

24
48 55
Paulie Bleeker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Paulie Bleeker Juno

25
42 50
Mike Dexter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Mike Dexter Can't Hardly Wait

26
32 38
Cappie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Cappie Lucas

27
43 53
Joey Donner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Joey Donner 10 Things I Hate About You

28
32 39
Mike Winchell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Mike Winchell Friday Night Lights

The Best Sports Movies

29
3 1
Flash Thompson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
BigShaq added Flash Thompson Spider-Man

30
27 37
Ryan McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Ryan McCarthy Never Back Down

31
32 44
Quincy McCall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Quincy McCall Love & Basketball

32
27 41
Stefen
Stefen "Stef" Djordjevic All the Right Moves

33
3 7
Jason Lee Scott is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Jason Lee Scott Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

34
28 44
Boobie Miles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Boobie Miles Friday Night Lights

35
29 51
Dutch is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Dutch The Karate Kid

The Most Infamous Cursed Movies Of All Time

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23 44
Jim Carroll is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Jim Carroll The Basketball Diaries

37
20 41
Kenyon Stone is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Kenyon Stone Coach Carter

38
20 41
Ram Sweeney is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Ram Sweeney Heathers

39
18 40
Joe Kane is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Joe Kane The Program

40
17 41
Kurt Kelly is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Kurt Kelly Heathers

41
18 43
Jim is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Jim Edward Scissorhands

42
16 40
Quint is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Quint Can't Buy Me Love

43
16 40
Jesus Shuttlesworth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Jesus Shuttlesworth He Got Game

44
15 40
Jimmy Chitwood is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Jimmy Chitwood Hoosiers

45
16 42
Rade Butcher is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
Rade Butcher Hoosiers

46
12 42
Vincent Lauria is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Vincent Lauria The Color of Money

47
6 42
Dan Millman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Movie Jocks
wiabux added Dan Millman Peaceful Warrior