Who were the best undrafted players since 1970? The Total Access crew counts that down. Want a hint on who is No. 1? Well, he’s a quarterback. Just not the quarterback that you would expect.
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Posted: Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 | Lisa Altobelli Tags: Chris Long, Chad Ochocinco, Clinton Portis, Eli Manning, Gerard Warren, Howie Long, Jeff Feagles, Jerry Rice, Leonard Little, Peyton Manning, Plaxico Burress, Rod Smith, St. Louis Rams, Steve Largent
Rams DE Chris Long had his No. 91 jersey retired at both his Charlottesville, Va. high school and also during his senior season at the University of Virginia –the only player to have one retired at UVA while still active — so when the team’s previous holder of 91, Leonard Little, called it a career in December, Long asked his permission to trade in his 72 for the old familiar and Little obliged
Among the many subjects I interviewed during the week before Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa, Fla., none was as insightful as Jerry Rice, who told me to look for Pittsburgh Steelers WR Santonio Holmes to be the difference-maker in the big game.