Worst NFL Players of All Time

This is a list of some of the worst NFL players to ever step onto the field in any season.

The Top TenXW

1Jamarcus Russell

The worst work ethic I have ever seen. - thomwim

2Ryan LeafRyan David Leaf is a former American football player who was a quarterback in the National Football League for four seasons.

The granddaddy of all draft busts, he was bad on the field, and arguably even worst off of it. - thomwim

3Rusty Lisch

One touchdown versus 11 interceptions in his career. - thomwim

4Daunte CulpepperDaunte Rachard Culpepper is a former American football quarterback. He last played for the Sacramento Mountain Lions of the United Football League.V1 Comment
5Bob Timberlake

He only made one of fifteen field goals in his sole season. - thomwim

6Kevin Allen

Said former Eagles head coach Buddy Ryan: "He's a nice big ol' fat kid who could probably go somewhere where they want to stand around and kill the grass. But here, we're going to practice... He looks like a USFL reject." - thomwim

7Kim McQuilken

He would later become executive vice president of Cartoon Network... long after throwing 4 touchdowns and 29(! ) interceptions. - thomwim

8Johnny ManzielJonathan Paul Manziel is an American football quarterback who is a free agent. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns with the 22nd overall pick of the 2014 NFL Draft. Towards the end of the 2015 season the infamous story of with reports circulating that he was in Las Vegas instead of in Cleveland with ...read more.
9Vernon Gholston

This #6 pick never recorded a sack in his short 3-year career. - thomwim

10Rae Carruth

The Contenders

11Aaron Maybin

A reporter in Buffalo called the former Bills player the worst player in the league because he couldn't even get on the field. - thomwim

12Tony Mandarich
13Limas Sweed
14Charles Rogers
15Akili Smith
16Russell Erxleben

Yeah, way to waste your first round pick on a punter, New Orleans. - thomwim

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