The Tallest NFL Players Right Now

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Vote up the players over 6'6" who use their size to their advantage.

Who are the tallest NFL players right now? Football is a sport about big men using their size and strength to dominate their opponents on the field, and the tallest players in the NFL right now are using every inch of their height to succeed on the gridiron. Whether you're talking about the long-armed linemen who kickstart the offense or the giant tight ends who go over the top in the middle of the field, being tall is a huge advantage for these NFL stars. Who is the tallest NFL player right now? Which tallest current NFL players do you love?

Aidan Hutchinson and Calais Campbell are among the players over 6-foot-6 tall to achieve tremendous success in the league, beating defenses with their tremendous combination of height, reach, and strength. Trent Brown and Evan Neal join the list of linemen who help block for their running backs and quarterbacks by using those long arms to push off defenses and provide space for the offense to operate.

Vote up the best tall players in the NFL right now, then head over and check out the shortest players in the NFL for a look at the other side of the coin.

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  • Demar Dotson
    Photo: Jeffrey Beall / Wikimedia Commons
    1
    363 votes

    Demar Dotson

    6 feet, 9 inches

    Demar Dotson (born October 11, 1985) is an American football offensive tackle for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Southern Mississippi.
    • Teams: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    • Position: Tackle
    • Birthplace: Alexandria, Louisiana
  • Orlando Brown Jr.
    Photo: kansas city chiefs / instagram

    6 feet, 8 inches

    Orlando Claude Brown Jr. (born May 2, 1996) is an American football offensive tackle for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oklahoma, and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft. Brown is the son of offensive tackle Orlando Brown, who also played for the Ravens.
    • Teams: Kansas City Chiefs
    • Position: Offensive tackle
    • Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Zach Gentry
    Photo: steelers
    3
    244 votes

    Zach Gentry

    6 feet, 8 inches

    Zach Gentry (born September 10, 1996) is an American football tight end for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan.
    • Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers
    • Position: Tight end
    • Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Dan Skipper
    Photo: lions.com
    4
    535 votes

    Dan Skipper

    6 feet, 10 inches

    Dan Skipper (born September 20, 1994) is an American football offensive tackle for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of Arkansas.
    • Teams: Detroit Lions
    • Position: Offensive tackle
    • Birthplace: Arvada, Colorado
  • Trent Brown
    Photo: Jeffrey Beall / CC-BY 3.0
    5
    305 votes

    6 feet, 8 inches

    Trenton Jacoby Brown (born April 13, 1993) is an American football offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) with the New England Patriots. He played college football for Georgia Military College and the University of Florida, and was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the seventh round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Brown is currently the heaviest player in the NFL.
    • Teams: New England Patriots
    • Position: Offensive tackle
    • Birthplace: Bastrop, Texas
  • Mike McGlinchey
    Photo: san francisco 49ers / instagram
    6
    198 votes

    Mike McGlinchey

    6 feet, 8 inches

    Mike McGlinchey (born January 12, 1995) is an American football offensive tackle for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Notre Dame.
    • Teams: San Francisco 49ers
    • Position: Offensive tackle
    • Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania