PEYTON MANNING, your very own action toy! While he was turned into an action figure, Peyton Manning is also known as one of the greatest quarterbacks to ever go into the NFL. He was also the #1 NFL draft pick in 1998. From Peyton Manning to Bruce Smith, could you recognize these number one draft picks from an image?
The National Football League (NFL) was founded in 1920. Having been around for almost 100 years, the NFL is one of the most watched sports in the United States. The league currently consists of 32 teams divided into two different divisions. While many people turn to the game for the sport, it is the players that have fans dedicated to specific teams. These players would've never made it to the field without the draft.
The NFL draft first began in 1936. This is a process where players are "drafted" onto professional teams. While most players are just hoping to get chosen, there is that #1 position that is coveted above all others. How many of these #1 draft picks do you recognize from their image?
Could you recognize one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time, Peyton Manning? What about John Elway who was the #1 draft pick in 1983? The list of #1 picks includes Terry Bradshaw, Troy Aikman, and the 2011 pick Cam Newton. When given their picture, could you recognize these players?
Take this quiz and prove it! Will you be throwing a touchdown or will you flub your field goal? Let's find out!
Bolles went to University of Utah, and this year was drafted into the NFL as a offensive tackle for the Denver Broncos. Although he was an atypical choice for the first draft pick, the Broncos chose him for his mentality and the way he approaches the game.
You'll find Engram in a number 88 jersey on the Giants NFL team. Did you know that a pep-talk from his mom in a Walmart parking lot led him to make the NFL?
Davis is a linebacker for the Detroit Lions, and is from Kingsland, Georgia. He has taken over the Lions' linebacker position for DeAndre Levy. Did you know his birth sign is scorpio?
Harris was known as a premier pass rusher in college when he played for Missouri, and has taken his talent to the next level as a defensive end for the Dolphins. He is 23 years old and is from Kansas City, Missouri.
This New Jersey native played college football at the University of Michigan, and now moved south a state to play for the Cleveland Browns. While at U of M, he wrote a tribute to his late brother, who was like a father to him growing up.
Foster plays as a linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers, and was the 31st pick in the 2017 draft. Did you know that he can run the 40 yard dash in just over 4 seconds?
If you are on his tackle list, watch out! Ramczyk is 6'6'' tall and weighs over 300 pounds! He is an offensive tackle for the New Orleans Saints.
Conley is a quarterback for the Raiders, and has also played for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Want to follow him on Twitter? Follow @_gconley8!
This defensive end sports the brown and orange stripes of the Cleveland Browns. He's playing far from home, being from Arlington, Texas.
Barnett is a defensive end for the Eagles, and sports number 96. Prior to this, he played at University of Tennessee, where he was said to be 'one of the greatest freshmen in Tennessee history'.
Jackson plays as number 25 for the Titans and is a cornerback. Follow him on Twitter at @AdoreeKnows!
Trubisky plays for the Bears as a quarterback. He was chosen second overall in the 2017 NFL draft. Did you know he also goes by Mr. Biscuit?
This tight end's name is an abbreviation of his first and middle names, O'Terrius Jabari. He plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
McKinley is a defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons. Did you know that he has twitter? See what he has to tweet by following @Takk!
Thomas is a defensive end for the 49ers and is from Chicago. Did you know that he lived in Sydney, Australia for five years?
Humphrey plays as a defensive back for the Baltimore Ravens. Did you know his father also played in the NFL? Bobby Humphrey was a running back. This apple didn't fall far from the tree!
Allen is from Alabama and just got drafted by the Washington Redskins. He plays defensive end and is from Anniston, Alabama.
Although this 22 year old safety is from Texas, he now plays for the Jets. Jamal was chosen 6th overall in the 2017 draft, and sports jersey number 33.
Taco is his nickname, Vidauntae is his real first name. He's a defensive end for the Dallas Cowboys; whoever he is going to tackle better watch out- he is 6'6'' tall and weighs over 250 pounds!
White is a cornerback who now plays for the Buffalo Bills. Prior to this, he played for LSU and went to Green Oaks High School.
This name is a tradition in Leonard's family, as his is the third one to have it! This 22 year old running back plays for the Jaguars.
Before going to pro football, Davis played as a wide receiver for Western Michigan. Did you know he made a record for the most receiving yards in the NCAA? He now plays for the Tennessee Titans.
This Cardinals' linebacker is 23 years old and from Camden, New Jersey. He went to high school at Haddon Heights, and played college football at Temple.
Hooker is a safety for the Indianapolis Colts, and was chosen 15th overall in this year's draft. Find him in jersey number 29!
Patrick Mahomes was named after his father, and is from Tyler, Texas. Although he's from Texas and played for Texas Tech, he isn't a Cowboy or Texan in regards to the NFL. He plays for the Kansas City Chiefs.
What does 'T.J.' stand for? Trent Jordan. He plays for the Pittsburgh Stealers and is 6'5'' tall!
Williams plays for the L.A. Chargers, and is a wide receiver. He is from South Carolina and was chosen 7th overall in the 2017 draft.
This 21 year old plays as a tight end for the Cleveland Browns. Find him in the orange jersey with the number 85 on it!
This quarterback for the Houston Texans is from Georgia. Did you know he already tore his ACL this year?
McCaffrey is a 21 year old running back for the Carolina Panthers. Did you know he went to Stanford University?
This wide receiver plays for the Cincinnati Bengals at only 21 years old! He was the 9th pick of the 2017 draft.
Lattimore played for Ohio State in college, and was drafted by the New Orleans Saints. Did you know he was chosen 11th overall in the 2017 draft?