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Best Football Players with Nicknames of All Time

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Rated 0 points - posted 10 years ago by veggiebaby in category Sports.
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"The Minister of Defense" Reggie White Report Abuse
Best Defensive player ever
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"Mean" Joe Greene Report Abuse
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"Iron Mike" Ditka Report Abuse
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William "The Fridge" Perry Report Abuse
Not only is his nickname fitting due to his size, he also had two compartments - one part defensive lineman and one part running back.
14 points - added 10 years ago by veggiebaby -

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Jerome "The Bus" Bettis Report Abuse
The heart of the Steelers for a lot of years, The Bus will inspire running backs for a very long time to do their best all the time.
14 points - added 10 years ago by veggiebaby -

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"Broadway Joe" Namath Report Abuse
Broadway Joe earned his name in the lights, on the field and off the field. In a time when the NFL was new, he put some personality to the league.
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Roger "The Dodger" Staubach Report Abuse
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Curtis "Boo Boo" Rouse Report Abuse
Curtis Rouse was an enormous backup OL for the MN Vikings. He was somewhat "less than aggressive" so he teammates named him after the little bear from the Hanna Barbarra "Yogi Bear" series.
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"Fast Willie" Parker Report Abuse
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"Earth, Wind and Fire" - Brandon Jacobs, Derrick Ward and Ahmad Bradshaw Report Abuse
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Thomas "Hollywood" Henderson Report Abuse
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Boomer "The Blonde Bomber" Esiason Report Abuse
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Ed "Too-Tall" Jones Report Abuse
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Edgerrin "Edge" James Report Abuse
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Clevan "Tank" WIlliams Report Abuse
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Chad "OchoCinco" Report Abuse
Anyone that actually goes to the trouble to change their name to their number deserves to be on this list.
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Mike "The A Train" Alstott Report Abuse
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Adam "Pacman" Jones Report Abuse
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Adrian "All Day" Petersen Report Abuse
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"Big Ben" Roethlisberger Report Abuse
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Chris "Crystal Chandelier" Chandler Report Abuse
I love this nickname - too prone to injuries man.
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Nate "Big Juicy" Newton Report Abuse
When you see Nate, you will see there's nothing Juicy about him, but he is big.
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"Prime Time" Deion Sanders Report Abuse
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Michael "The Playmaker" Irvin Report Abuse
Just what it says...when you need a play, this is who you turn to.
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