Sportspeople From Houston

Sportspeople from Houston

  • Aaron Armstrong Aaron Armstrong
    Aaron Nigel Armstrong is a track and field sprint athlete who competes internationally for Trinidad and Tobago.
  • Aaron Durley
    Aaron Durley is a former Little League World Series baseball player known for his exceptional size, a former all-state high school basketball player, and a former player for Texas Christian University's basketball team.
  • Aaron Ripkowski
    Aaron Randal Ripkowski is an American football fullback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League. He played college football at Oklahoma. Ripkowski was drafted by the Packers in the sixth round of the 2015 NFL Draft.
  • Adam Dunn Adam Dunn
    Adam Troy Dunn, nicknamed "Big Donkey", is an American former professional baseball left fielder and first baseman. He played in Major League Baseball for the Cincinnati Reds, Arizona Diamondbacks, Washington Nationals, Chicago White Sox, and Oakland Athletics. He is a two-time MLB All-Star.
  • Adaora Elonu
    Adaora Nnenna Elonu, is a Nigerian-American women's basketball forward, who currently plays for CB Avenida.
  • Adger Armstrong
    Adger Armstrong Jr. is a former American football fullback in the National Football League. He was signed by the Houston Oilers as an undrafted free agent in 1980. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Adrian Johnson (umpire) Adrian Johnson (umpire)
    Adrian Andre Johnson is an umpire in Major League Baseball. He wears uniform number 80.
  • Adrian Moss (basketball, born 1981)
    Adrian Jamaal Moss is an American professional basketball player. Born in Houston, Texas he played college basketball for Florida. He was the captain of the Gators team that won the 2006 NCAA championship.
  • Ahmed Ali (sprinter)
    Ahmed Ali is a Sudanese sprinter. He competed in the 200 metres at the 2015 World Championships in Beijing, but was disqualified in the first round. He also competed in the 200 at the 2016 Olympics, finishing in a seventh place tie with Jaysuma Saidy Ndure in the opening round.
  • A. J. Foyt A. J. Foyt
    Anthony Joseph "A. J." Foyt, Jr. is a retired American auto racing driver who has raced in numerous genres of motorsports. His open wheel racing includes United States Automobile Club Champ cars and midget cars. He raced stock cars in NASCAR and USAC. He won several major sports car racing events.
  • A. J. Morris
    Anthony J. Morris is an American professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent. He previously played for the Cincinnati Reds.
  • Akarika Dawn
    Akarika Dawn is an American athlete and coach who has played both American football and rugby league. He currently plays for the Jacksonville Axemen of the USA Rugby League. His position is second row.
  • Albert Johnson (gridiron football)
    Albert Johnson III is a Canadian Football League player for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Johnson played his college football for Southern Methodist University and then signed with the Saskatchewan Roughriders where he played three games in 1999.
  • Alex Tillman
    Alex Tillman is a Canadian football defensive back and punt returner who is currently a free agent. He formerly attended the University of North Dakota and the University of Houston.
  • Alex Woods (soccer)
    Alex Woods is an American soccer player, currently not on a club.
  • Alton Ford
    Alton Ford, Jr. is an American former professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association and other leagues. He last played for the NBA D-League team the Erie BayHawks.
  • Alvester Alexander
    Alvester Alexander is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Wyoming.
  • Alvin Brooks Alvin Brooks
    Alvin Joseph Brooks Jr. is a basketball coach and former head coach of the University of Houston's men's team. Prior to heading back to Houston, he most recently served as Director of Basketball Operations for the Kentucky Wildcats. He coached the Houston Cougars from 1993 to 1998.
  • Alvin Brooks III
    Alvin Joseph Brooks III is an American college basketball coach currently serving as an assistant coach at Baylor University under head coach Scott Drew. Brooks is the son of former Houston head coach Alvin Brooks.
  • Alvin Williams (American football)
    Alvin Williams is a former American football player who played five seasons in the Arena Football League with the New England Steamrollers, Pittsburgh Gladiators, Denver Dynamite, New Orleans Night and Sacramento Attack. He played college football at Texas Southern University.
  • Andrae Thurman Andrae Thurman
    D'Andrae Carnell Thurman is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New York Giants of the National Football League as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at Southern Oregon University.
  • Andre Gurode Andre Gurode
    Andre Bernard Gurode is a former American football center and guard who played 11 seasons in the NFL. He played college football for the University of Colorado, earning consensus All-American recognition. The Dallas Cowboys selected him in the second round of the 2002 NFL Draft.
  • Andrew Craig Andrew Craig
    Andrew Craig is an American mixed martial artist. He fought as a Middleweight in the UFC and has also competed for Bellator.
  • Andrew Friedman Andrew Friedman
    Andrew Friedman is the President of Baseball Operations of the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. He previously served as the general manager for the Tampa Bay Rays, where Sporting News named him Executive of the Year in 2008.
  • Andrew Luck Andrew Luck
    Andrew Austen Luck is an American football quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He played college football at Stanford, where he won the Maxwell Award and Walter Camp Award as college football's player of the year and was twice recognized as an All-American.
  • Ansu Sesay Ansu Sesay
    Ansu Martin Sesay, Jr. is an American former professional basketball player.
  • Anthony Miles (basketball)
    Anthony Gillespie Miles is an American professional basketball player.
  • Anthony Young (baseball)
    Anthony Wayne Young nicknamed AY was an American professional baseball pitcher. He played all or part of six seasons in Major League Baseball with the New York Mets, Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros.
  • Antonio Armstrong
    Antonio Donnell Armstrong was an American football linebacker who played professionally in the National Football League and the Canadian Football League.
  • Apache Bull Ramos Apache Bull Ramos
    Manuel Ramos was an American professional wrestler, better known as Apache Bull Ramos. From his debut in 1956 until the 1970s, he primarily worked as a heel and had notable feuds with Bruno Sammartino, Dutch Savage, Jimmy Snuka, Terry Funk, and Mil Máscaras.
  • Arnie Moser
    Arnold Robert Moser was a pinch hitter in Major League Baseball. He played for the Cincinnati Reds.
  • Arturo Álvarez (footballer, born 1985)
    José Arturo Álvarez Hernández is a Salvadoran-American footballer who plays as a winger and forward for Major League Soccer club Chicago Fire.
  • Ashton Youboty
    Ashton Youboty, is a former American football cornerback of the National Football League. After playing college football at The Ohio State University, he foregone his senior season and was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the third round of the 2006 NFL Draft.
  • Aubrey Beavers
    Aubrey Beavers is a former linebacker in the National Football League. He played two seasons for the Miami Dolphins and one for the New York Jets. He played college football at the University of Oklahoma. Aubrey Beavers has a daughter, Ashley Beavers, and two sons, Aubrey Jr. and Quenton Beavers.
  • Aubrey Coleman
    Aubrey Gene Coleman is an American professional basketball player for Yalova Belediyesi of the Turkish Basketball First League. He played college basketball as an all-Conference USA player for the University of Houston where he became the NCAA's leading scorer for the 2010 season.
  • Augustine Rubit
    Augustine Cuero Rubit is an American professional basketball player for Brose Bamberg of the Basketball Bundesliga and the EuroLeague. He is a 6'7" power forward. He played college basketball at the University of South Alabama.
  • Aviante Collins
    Aviante Collins is an American football offensive tackle for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He played college football for the TCU.
  • Ayana Walker
    Ayana D'Nay Walker is an American former women's basketball player. She played for the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters basketball team from 1998 to 2002.
  • Barret Loux
    Barret Christopher Loux is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.
  • Bassel Bawji
    Bassel Bawji is an American/Lebanese professional basketball player who plays the power forward.He is tall and weighs.
  • Bayano Kamani
    Bayano Kamani is a Panamanian hurdler who specialises in the 400 metres hurdles. He is the South American record holder in that event. He competed in the 2004 Olympic Games placing 5th in the finals. In 2005 he ran the 2nd fastest time in the world of 47.84.
  • Becky Bereswill Becky Bereswill
    Rebecca Ann "Becky" Bereswill is an American figure skater. She is the 2008 Junior Grand Prix Final champion. In 2014, she was cast as Elsa in the Disney on Ice version of Frozen.
  • Ben Guez
    Benjamin James "Ben" Guez is an American minor league baseball outfielder for the Sugar Land Skeeters of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.
  • Benjamin Gay
    Benjamin Stevenson Gay, Jr. is a former American football running back. He spent the 2001 NFL season with the Cleveland Browns.
  • Ben Lammers
    Benjamin William Lammers is an American college basketball player, currently a junior at Georgia Tech.
  • Ben Uzoh
    Benjamin Chukwukelo Uzoh is a Nigerian-American professional basketball player for Okapi Aalstar of the Basketball League Belgium Division I.
  • Ben Wilson (American football)
    Ben Ivery Wilson is a former professional American football fullback in the National Football League.
  • Bertrand Berry Bertrand Berry
    Bertrand Demond Berry is a retired American football defensive end in the National Football League.
  • Besim Tafilaj
    Besim Tafilaj is an American basketball player of Kosovar Albanian descent.
  • Bill Atessis
    William James Atessis is a former American football player who played on two NCAA national championship teams at the University of Texas.
  • Bill Bethea
    William Lamar Bethea, nicknamed "Spot", is a retired American professional baseball player who appeared in ten games in the Major Leagues as an infielder for the Minnesota Twins. The native of Houston threw and batted right-handed, stood tall and weighed.
  • Bill Collins (athlete)
    William "Bill" Collins is an American sprinter, originally running for Mount Vernon High School in Westchester County, New York, where he won four state titles and later at Texas Christian University where he achieved "All-American" status.
  • Billy Bates (baseball)
    William Derrick Bates is a former Major League Baseball second baseman and pinch runner who played for the Milwaukee Brewers and the 1990 World Series champion Cincinnati Reds.
  • Billy Wade (racing driver)
    Billy Drew Wade was an American stock car racing driver.
  • Bobby Gray (American football)
    Bobby Wayne Gray is a former safety in the National Football League. He played for the Chicago Bears from 2002 to 2004. He played college football at Louisiana Tech and high school football at Aldine High School in Houston, Texas.
  • Bobby Jancik
    Robert Lee Jancik, Jr., also known as Bobby Jancik, was an American college and professional football player, who played for the American Football League's Houston Oilers from 1962 through 1967. He died in 2005 of a heart attack.
  • Bobby Lowther
    Robert Carswell "Bobby" Lowther, Sr., was the only two-sport All-American athlete at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. In 1946, he garnered the recognition in basketball and track and field.
  • Bobby Taylor (American football)
    Robert Taylor, III is a former American college and professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League for ten seasons. He played college football for the University of Notre Dame, and earned All-American honors.
  • Bobby Walzel
    Robert Morris Walzel is an American professional golfer.
  • Bob DeBesse
    Robert Damien "Bob" DeBesse is an American football coach. He is the offensive coordinator of the New Mexico Lobos.
  • Bob Derrington
    Bob Derrington was a NASCAR Grand National Series race car driver whose career spanned from 1964 to 1966.
  • Bob Garbark
    Robert Michael "Bob" Garbark was an American football and baseball player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball. He played Major League Baseball as a catcher with the Cleveland Indians, Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Athletics, and Boston Red Sox.
  • Bob Smith (fullback)
    Robert Lee Smith was an American football fullback who played two seasons with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Lions in the fourth round of the 1951 NFL Draft.
  • Bones Weatherly
    Gerald Craft "Bones" Weatherly was an American football linebacker who played four seasons with the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the eighth round of the 1949 NFL Draft.
  • Boobie Miles
    James Earl "Boobie" Miles, Jr. is a former high school football fullback for Permian High School, and was a primary subject in the book Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by H.G. Bissinger, and the movie inspired by the book. He attended Permian High School in Odessa, Texas.
  • Booker T (wrestler) Booker T (wrestler)
    Robert Booker Tio Huffman, better known by his ring name Booker T, is an American professional wrestling promoter, color commentator and retired professional wrestler, signed with WWE on the Raw brand.
  • Brad Coleman Brad Coleman
    Bradford Coleman is an American stock car driver. He was a high school graduate of Carlisle School.
  • Brad Halsey Brad Halsey
    Bradford Alexander Halsey was an American professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees in 2004, for the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2005, and for the Oakland Athletics in 2006.
  • Brandon Hicks Brandon Hicks
    Brandon Ryan Hicks is an American professional baseball infielder who is currently a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Atlanta Braves, Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants.
  • Brandon LaFell Brandon LaFell
    Brandon Josiah LaFell is an American football wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League.
  • Brandon Waddell
    Brandon David Waddell is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates organization.
  • Brandon Williams (cornerback, born 1992)
    Brandon Williams is an American football cornerback for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Brede Hangeland Brede Hangeland
    Brede Paulsen Hangeland is a retired Norwegian professional footballer who played as a central defender.
  • Brian Bevil
    Brian Scott Bevil is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played for three seasons. He pitched for the Kansas City Royals in 60 career games.
  • Brian Iwuh
    Brian Iwuh is a former American football linebacker who played for six seasons in the National Football League. After playing college football for Colorado, he was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2006.
  • Brian Orakpo Brian Orakpo
    Brian Ndubisi Orakpo is an American football outside linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Texas, and was recognized as a unanimous All-American.
  • Brian Till
    Brian Till, is a racecar driver who formerly competed in the CART Championship Car series. He raced in the 1992–1995 seasons with 20 career starts.
  • Britt Burns Britt Burns
    Robert Britt Burns is a former Major League Baseball pitcher from 1978 until 1985, pitching for the Chicago White Sox compiling a career mark of 70 wins and 60 losses with a 3.66 ERA.
  • Brittney Griner Brittney Griner
    Brittney Yevette Griner is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Mercury in the Women's National Basketball Association and in Russia for UMMC Ekaterinburg. She played college basketball at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.
  • Brodney Pool
    Brodney Depaul Pool is a former American football safety in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns and the New York Jets. He played college football at Oklahoma.
  • Bryan Little (baseball)
    Richard Bryan "Twig" Little is a former professional baseball player. He played all or part of five seasons in Major League Baseball, primarily as a second baseman. He currently works for the Chicago White Sox as an advance scout and special instructor, a position he has held since 2001.
  • Bryan Salazar
    Bryan Salazar is an American soccer player.
  • Bryant Mbamalu
    Bryant Mbamalu is an American-born Nigerian basketball player currently with the Club Deportivo Valdivia of the Liga Nacional de Básquetbol de Chile.
  • Bubba Crosby
    Richard Stephen "Bubba" Crosby is a former Major League Baseball outfielder who played with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the New York Yankees.
  • Bubba Monroe
    Quentin Bell, better known by his ring name Bubba Monroe, is a retired American professional wrestler and trainer who wrestled in numerous regional and independent promotions in the Southern United States during the 1980s and 1990s.
  • Butch Edge
    Claude Lee Edge was a pitcher in Major League Baseball.
  • Butch Woolfolk Butch Woolfolk
    Harold E. "Butch" Woolfolk is a former American football running back and kick returner who played in college for the University of Michigan and in the National Football League for the New York Giants, Houston Oilers and Detroit Lions.
  • Cadillac Anderson
    Gregory Wayne "Cadillac" Anderson is an American former professional basketball player.
  • Calvin Schiraldi
    Calvin Drew Schiraldi is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He is best remembered as the losing pitcher of Game 6 and Game 7 of the 1986 World Series.
  • Cammile Adams
    Natalie Cammile Adams is an American competition swimmer who specializes in butterfly events. She represented the United States in the 200-meter butterfly event at the 2012 Summer Olympics and the 2016 Summer Olympics in the same event.
  • Carl Crawford Carl Crawford
    Carl Demonte Crawford, nicknamed "The Perfect Storm", is an American former professional baseball player. He bats and throws left-handed.
  • Carl Cunningham
    Carl Madison Cunningham is a former professional American football player who played linebacker for five seasons for the Denver Broncos and New Orleans Saints.
  • Carlette Guidry-White
    Carlette D. Guidry is an American former sprinter who won the Olympic gold medal of the 4 x 100 metres relay in 1992 in Barcelona and again in 1996 in Atlanta. She also competed in the individual 200m race in 1992 and 1996.
  • Carol Mann
    Carol Mann is an American former professional golfer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1961 and won two major championships and 38 LPGA Tour events in all. She is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame.
  • Carsen Edwards
    Carsen Edwards is an American college basketball player for the Purdue Boilermakers.
  • Case Keenum Case Keenum
    Casey Austin Keenum is an American football quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He played college football for Houston, where he became the NCAA's all-time leader in total passing yards, touchdowns, and completions.
  • Cecil Isbell Cecil Isbell
    Cecil Frank Isbell was an American football Quarterback and coach. He played five years in the National Football League with the Green Bay Packers, leading them to the NFL Championship in 1939.
  • Cedric Jones (defensive end)
    Cedric Lewis Jones is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League for the New York Giants, who played in Super Bowl XXXV. He played college football at the University of Oklahoma and was drafted in the first round of the 1996 NFL Draft.
  • Cedrick Hardman Cedrick Hardman
    Cedrick Ward Hardman is a former American Football defensive end who played for the National Football League's San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders and the United States Football League's Oakland Invaders.
  • Chad Hedrick Chad Hedrick
    Chad Hedrick is an American inline speed skater and ice speed skater. He was born in Spring, Texas.
  • Chad Smith (soccer)
    Chad Smith is an American soccer player.
  • Chamberlain Oguchi
    Chamberlain "Champ" Emeka Oguchi is a Nigerian American professional basketball player who last played for Boulazac Basket Dordogne of the LNB Pro B. His name "Emeka" is an abbreviation of the Igbo name "Chukwuemeka".
  • Chance Sanford
    Chance Steven Sanford was a Major League Baseball infielder.
  • Charles Beverly
    Charles "Hooks" Beverly was an African-American baseball pitcher in the Negro Leagues. He played from 1925 to 1936 with several teams.
  • Charles Godfrey (American football)
    Charles Marquise Godfrey is a retired American football free safety. He played college football at Iowa and was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft.
  • Charles Sims (American football)
    Charles Edwards Sims is an American football running back for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Buccaneers in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Houston and West Virginia.
  • Charly Flores
    Juan Carlos "Charly" Flores is an American soccer player.
  • Cheta Ozougwu
    Chetachi "Cheta" Ozougwu is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Rice and was drafted with the final pick of the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans, his hometown team.
  • Chris Baker (racing driver)
    Chris Baker is a race car driver. He raced in US Barber Formula Dodge in 2001, and in the Barber Dodge Pro Series from 2002 until 2003. He also raced in the National R/T 2000 Series. He won the Barber Dodge midwestern racing series of 2001.
  • Chris Banjo
    Ayokunmi Christopher Oluwaseun Banjo is an American football safety for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He played college football at SMU. Banjo was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He has also played for the Green Bay Packers.
  • Chris Brooks (gymnast) Chris Brooks (gymnast)
    Christopher "Chris" Brooks is a retiired American gymnast. He won four gold medals at the 2012 Pacific Rim Championships. He has trained alongside Olympic and World Championships medalist Jonathan Horton as a junior, college and senior elite gymnast.
  • Chris Brown (baseball)
    John Christopher Brown was an American third baseman in Major League Baseball during the 1980s, most notably with the San Francisco Giants.
  • Chris Crooms
    Christopher Dale Crooms is a former American professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League and the World League of American Football.
  • Chris Francies
    Christopher Cerell Francies FRAN-sis
    Is a former American football wide receiver. He was signed by the Green Bay Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He played college football at Texas-El Paso.
  • Chris Hagan
    Christopher Joseph "Chris" Hagan is an American former professional basketball player. He best known for his time spent in the New Zealand National Basketball League between 2011 and 2015.
  • Chris Harrington (American football)
    Christopher Edward "Chris" Harrington is a former American football defensive end. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the sixth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Chris Hudson
    Christopher Reshard Hudson is a former American college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League for seven seasons during the 1990s and early 2000s. Hudson played college football for the University of Colorado, and earned All-American honors.
  • Chris Hutchinson (American football)
    Christopher H. Hutchinson is an American former college football player who was a defensive tackle and outside linebacker for the Michigan Wolverines football team of the University of Michigan from 1989 to 1992. He was selected as a first-team All-American in 1992.
  • Chris Ogbonnaya Chris Ogbonnaya
    Christopher Irem Ogbonnaya is a former American football running back. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Texas.
  • Chris Sampson
    Christopher Keith Sampson is an American former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. Sampson is 6'0". Sampson attended Texas Tech University, where he played for the Red Raiders.
  • Chris Snyder Chris Snyder
    Christopher Ryan Snyder is an American former professional baseball catcher in Major League Baseball. He played in MLB for the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Houston Astros and the Baltimore Orioles. He bats and throws right-handed.
  • Chris Stroud
    Christopher James Stroud is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the PGA Tour. He finally got his first professional win on August 6, 2017 at the Barracuda Championship after 290 starts on the PGA Tour.
  • Chris Young (outfielder) Chris Young (outfielder)
    Christopher Brandon Young is an American professional baseball outfielder who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball. He previously played in MLB for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Oakland Athletics, New York Mets, New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox.
  • Chuckie Keeton
    Charles Adam Keeton IV is an American football quarterback. He played college football for the Utah State Aggies.
  • Chuck Knoblauch
    Edward Charles "Chuck" Knoblauch is a retired Major League Baseball player. He played all or part of twelve seasons in the majors, from until, for the Minnesota Twins, New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals. He played mostly as a second baseman before moving to left field for his last two seasons.
  • Chuck Thomas (American football)
    Charles Gene "Chuck" Thomas is a former professional American football center in the National Football League. He played seven seasons for the Atlanta Falcons and the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Chykie Brown Chykie Brown
    Chykie Jerrod Brown is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round of the 2011 NFL draft. He played college football for the University of Texas at Austin.
  • C. J. Webster
    Clifton Darryl Webster, Jr. is an American professional basketball forward.
  • Cliff Branch Cliff Branch
    Clifford Branch is a retired American football wide receiver who spent his entire 14-year National Football League career with the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders, winning three Super Bowl rings in Super Bowl XI, Super Bowl XV and Super Bowl XVIII. He is the only wide receiver to have played on all...
  • Clint Fagan
    Clint Michael Fagan is an umpire in Major League Baseball. He has worked in MLB since 2011, and wears number 82 on his uniform.
  • Clyde Drexler
    Clyde Austin "The Glide" Drexler is an American retired professional basketball swingman. During his career, he was a ten-time All-Star, and named one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History.
  • Colin Edwards Colin Edwards
    Colin Edwards II nicknamed the Texas Tornado is an American former professional motorcycle racer who retired half-way through the 2014 season, but continues in the sport as a factory test rider. He is a two-time World Superbike champion and competed in the MotoGP class from 2003 to 2014.
  • Corey Pullig
    Corey Pullig is a former quarterback for Texas A&M University who went on to play professionally for the Arena Football League's Grand Rapids Rampage and Buffalo Destroyers.
  • Cory Redding Cory Redding
    Cory Bartholomew Redding is a former American football defensive tackle. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the third round of the 2003 NFL Draft and played college football at Texas. Redding also played for the Seattle Seahawks, Baltimore Ravens, Indianapolis Colts and Arizona Cardinals.
  • Courtney Enders Courtney Enders
    Courtney Lee Enders is an American NHRA drag racer.
  • Craig Curry
    Craig Anthony Curry is a former American football defensive back in the National Football League. He played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Indianapolis Colts. He played college football for the Texas Longhorns.
  • Craig James (American football)
    Jesse Craig James is a former American sports commentator on the ABC and ESPN television networks.
  • Craig Loston
    Craig Anthony Loston, Jr. is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He recently played for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He played college football at LSU, and signed with the Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2014.
  • Craig Reynolds (baseball)
    Gordon Craig Reynolds is a former Major League Baseball shortstop who was an inaugural member of the Seattle Mariners. He batted left-handed and threw right.
  • Curt Flood Curt Flood
    Curtis Charles Flood was an American baseball player. He was a center fielder who played 15 seasons in the major leagues for the Cincinnati Redlegs, St. Louis Cardinals, and Washington Senators.
  • Cynthia Potter
    Cynthia "Cindy" Ann Potter is a former American Olympic diver and diving color commentator. She was a member of three Olympic diving teams, winning a bronze medal in the 3 m springboard in 1976.
  • Damyean Dotson
    Damyean Da'Kethe Dotson is an American basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association. He was selected with the 44th pick of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Knicks.
  • Dan Alexander (offensive lineman)
    Dan Lamar Alexander is a former offensive tackle and guard who played thirteen seasons in the National Football League for the New York Jets. Alexander attended Louisiana State University and was drafted in the 8th round of the 1977 NFL draft.
  • Daniel Bard Daniel Bard
    Daniel Paul Bard is an American professional baseball pitcher in the New York Mets organization. He played for the Boston Red Sox from 2009 to 2013.
  • Daniel Gibson Daniel Gibson
    Daniel Gibson Sr. is an American former professional basketball player who played seven seasons in the National Basketball Association for the Cleveland Cavaliers. He was selected by the Cavaliers in the second round of the 2006 NBA draft.
  • Danielle Crockrom
    Danielle Antoinette Crockrom is a former professional women's basketball player for the WNBA. She was the eleventh pick in the 2002 WNBA Draft. She played forward for the Utah Starzz.
  • Daniel Mengden
    Daniel Joseph Mengden is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball.
  • Dan Neil (American football)
    Daniel Patrick Neil is a former American college and professional football player who was an offensive lineman in the National Football League for eight seasons. He played college football for the University of Texas, and earned All-American honors.
  • Danny Hynes Danny Hynes
    Danny Hynes of Houston is a top ranked air hockey player who has won eleven world titles and ten national titles.
  • Danny McCray Danny McCray
    Danny DeWayne McCray is an American football free safety and special teamer who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Dallas Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2010. He played college football at LSU.
  • Danuel House
    Danuel Kennedy House Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA G League.
  • Darrell Green Darrell Green
    Darrell Ray Green is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League who played for the Washington Redskins from 1983 to 2002. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest cornerbacks to ever play in the NFL. Green was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2008.
  • Darron Thomas Darron Thomas
    Darron Varnell Thomas is a professional American football quarterback for the Arizona Rattlers of the Indoor Football League. He was the starting quarterback for the University of Oregon football team that reached the 2011 BCS National Championship Game and won the 2012 Rose Bowl.
  • Dave Bialas
    David Bruce Bialas is an American former minor league baseball player and is currently the manager of the New York Yankees Class A Minor League Short Season team in Staten Island, New York and Major League Baseball coach. He served as a coach for the Chicago Cubs from 1995 through 1999 and in 2002.
  • Dave Elmendorf
    David Cole Elmendorf is a retired American football player. He played as a safety for nine seasons in the NFL. He was a part of the Los Angeles Rams Super Bowl XIV team. In 1997, he was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.
  • Dave Lattin
    David "Big Daddy D" Lattin is a former basketball player. He was the starting center for the Texas Western Miners in their NCAA championship year in 1966. During his playing career, he was listed at 6 feet 6 inches tall, and 225 pounds.
  • Dave Marr
    David Francis Marr, Jr. was an American professional golfer and sportscaster, best known for winning the 1965 PGA Championship.
  • David Ash (American football) David Ash (American football)
    David Trenton Ash is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. He played college football for the University of Texas Longhorns football team.
  • David Dowlen
    David Dowlen, is a former professional tennis player from the United States.
  • David King (defensive end)
    David King is an American football defensive end for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft after playing college football at Oklahoma.
  • David Murphy (baseball) David Murphy (baseball)
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  • DeAndre Jordan DeAndre Jordan
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  • Denzel Livingston
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  • Derrick Griffin
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  • Derrick Shelby
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  • Devante Davis
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  • Devin Gibson (basketball)
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  • Dexter Manley
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  • Dickey Kerr Dickey Kerr
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  • Dirk Minniefield
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  • D.J. Harper
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  • D. J. Hayden
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  • Dominique Duncan
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  • Donald Driver Donald Driver
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  • Don Kainer
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  • Don Miller (American football, born 1932)
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  • Donnie Avery Donnie Avery
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  • Don Wilson (baseball) Don Wilson (baseball)
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  • Doug Drabek
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  • Dwight Davis (basketball)
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  • Earl Mitchell Earl Mitchell
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  • Eddie Foster (American football)
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  • Eddie Owens
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  • Eddie Wineland Eddie Wineland
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  • Ed Hervey
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  • Ed Oliver (American football)
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  • Ed Stevens (baseball) Ed Stevens (baseball)
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  • Eldridge Dickey
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  • Eldridge Small
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  • Emeka Okafor Emeka Okafor
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  • Erica Enders-Stevens
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  • Eric England (gridiron football)
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  • Eric Fornataro
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  • Eric Holle
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  • Eric Kvello
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  • Eric Moreland
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  • Everett Gay
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  • Fozzy Whittaker
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  • Francisco Navas Francisco Navas
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  • Frank Mancuso Frank Mancuso
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  • Fred Marti
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  • Fred Miller (American football, born 1973)
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  • Fred Taylor (basketball, born 1948)
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  • Gabe Rogers
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  • Gary Butler (tight end)
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  • Gary DeLoach
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  • Gary Kubiak
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  • Gary Majewski Gary Majewski
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  • Gene Chilton
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  • Gene Phillips (basketball)
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  • Gene Washington (American football, born 1944)
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  • Geno Espineli
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  • George Wright (American football)
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  • Gerald Dockery
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  • Gerald Green Gerald Green
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  • Givens Price
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  • Glenn Bujnoch
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  • Glenn Vaughan
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  • Godwin Turk
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  • Greg Kindle
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  • Greg Kite
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  • Hal Lewis (American football, born 1935)
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  • Hal Woodeshick Hal Woodeshick
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  • Hamilton Nichols
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  • Harold Bailey (gridiron football)
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  • Harold Smith (gridiron football)
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  • Harvey Armstrong
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  • Henry Ransom
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  • Howard Twilley
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  • James Loney James Loney
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  • James Young (American football)
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  • Jamie Easterly
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  • Jamie Rauch
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  • Jason Bourgeois Jason Bourgeois
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  • Jason LaRue Jason LaRue
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  • Jason Phillips (wide receiver)
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  • Jason Richardson (hurdler) Jason Richardson (hurdler)
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  • Jason Rogers (fencer) Jason Rogers (fencer)
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  • Jeff Calhoun (baseball)
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  • Jeff DeWillis
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  • Jeff Maggert
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  • Jeremiah Briscoe
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  • Jerrell Jackson
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  • Jerrod Johnson
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  • Jhonattan Vegas
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  • Jim Breazeale
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  • Jimmy Butler (basketball) Jimmy Butler (basketball)
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  • Jimmy Cunningham
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  • Jimmy Demaret
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  • Jimmy Klingler
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  • Jim Stienke
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  • Joe Caldwell
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  • Joe Cooper (basketball)
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  • Joe Fields (safety)
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  • Joel Youngblood
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  • Joe Nathan Joe Nathan
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  • Joe Pittman
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  • Joe Savery Joe Savery
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  • Joey Banes
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  • Joe Young (basketball)
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  • John Andrews (tennis)
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  • Johnathan Motley
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  • John Baldwin (boxer)
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  • John Broussard
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  • John Celestand
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  • John Dowdall
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  • John Goodson
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  • John Henry Johnson (baseball)
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  • John J. Sherman
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  • John Letts (tennis)
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  • John Lucas III John Lucas III
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  • John Mahaffey
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  • Johnnie Dirden
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  • Johnnie Jackson (American football)
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  • Johnny Bailey Johnny Bailey
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  • Johnny Holloway
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  • Johnny Jolly Johnny Jolly
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  • Johnny Keane
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  • Johnny Knox Johnny Knox
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  • Johnny Thomas (cornerback)
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  • John Roper (American football)
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  • John Washington (American football)
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  • Jonathan Dziedzic
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  • Jonathan Garcia Jonathan Garcia
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  • Jonathan Jackson (defensive end)
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  • Jonathan Welsh (American football)
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  • Jonathon Simmons
    Jonathon Calvin Simmons is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association.
  • Jordan Leslie
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  • Joseph Addai Joseph Addai
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  • Josh Gordon Josh Gordon
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  • Josh Huff
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  • Josh Pastner Josh Pastner
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  • Josh Wilson (American football) Josh Wilson (American football)
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  • J. R. Richard J. R. Richard
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  • Juan Díaz (boxer)
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  • Julian Washburn
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  • Justin Gilbert
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  • Justin Jackson (basketball, born 1995)
    Justin Aaron Jackson is an American basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association.
  • Justise Winslow
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  • J. V. Cain
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  • Kaitlyn Weaver Kaitlyn Weaver
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  • Kaitlyn (wrestler) Kaitlyn (wrestler)
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  • Kanavis McGhee
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  • Karl Douglas
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  • Kathy Kuykendall
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  • Kavossy Franklin
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  • Kedra Holland-Corn
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  • Keenan McCardell Keenan McCardell
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  • Keith Baldwin
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  • Keith Heinrich
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  • Kelechi Osemele Kelechi Osemele
    Kelechi Keith Ayo Osemele is an American football guard for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. He played college football for Iowa State University.
  • Kelly Gruber Kelly Gruber
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  • Kelly Willie
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  • Kelly Wunsch
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  • Kelsey Bone
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  • Ken Bradshaw Ken Bradshaw
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  • Kenneth Pettway Kenneth Pettway
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  • Kenny Guiton
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  • Ken Spain
    John Kenneth Spain was an American professional basketball player.
  • Kermit Zarley
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  • Kerron Clement Kerron Clement
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  • Kevin Beirne
    Kevin Patrick Beirne was a Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He is the son of Jim Beirne, who played with the Houston Oilers and San Diego Chargers of the NFL from 1968 to 1976.
  • Kevin Rutland
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  • Kierrie Johnson
    Kierrie Johnson is a former Canadian football wide receiver. He played for the BC Lions, Saskatchewan Roughriders, Ottawa Redblacks and Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League. He played college football for the Houston Cougars.
  • Kimberlyn Duncan
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  • Kim Zmeskal Kim Zmeskal
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  • Kirk Dressendorfer
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  • Klint Kubiak
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  • Knile Davis Knile Davis
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  • Koby Clemens Koby Clemens
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  • Kohl Stewart
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  • Kyle Drabek Kyle Drabek
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  • Kyle Kendrick Kyle Kendrick
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  • Kyle Smith (basketball)
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  • Kyle Snyder Kyle Snyder
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  • Lance Alworth
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  • Larry Foyt Larry Foyt
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  • Larry Isbell Larry Isbell
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  • Larry Micheaux
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  • Larry Miggins Larry Miggins
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  • Larry Stegent
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  • Larry Yount
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  • LaTraia Jones
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  • Laura Wilkinson Laura Wilkinson
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  • Lawrence Flugence
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  • Lawrence Roberts (basketball) Lawrence Roberts (basketball)
    Lawrence Edward Roberts III is an American former professional basketball player. Standing at, he played at the power forward position.
  • Leonard Mitchell
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  • Lester Hayes
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  • Lindsey Harding Lindsey Harding
    Lindsey Marcie Harding is an American-Belarusian retired professional basketball player.
  • Lori McNeil
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  • Louis Dunbar
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  • Louis Truscott Louis Truscott
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  • Lou Savarese Lou Savarese
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  • Luis Ayala (tennis) Luis Ayala (tennis)
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  • Manny Ramirez (American football) Manny Ramirez (American football)
    Manuel S. "Manny" Ramírez is a former American football guard who played in the National Football League for nine years. Ramirez was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the fourth round of the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Tech. He had also played for the Denver Broncos.
  • Marcus Hall (basketball) Marcus Hall (basketball)
    Marcus Anthony Hall is an American professional basketball player for Byblos Club of the Lebanese Basketball League. The 6'1" guard played college basketball for the University of Colorado.
  • Marcus Jackson
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  • Marcus Session
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  • Marie Mahoney
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  • Marion Grice
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  • Mario Rodriguez (fencer)
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  • Mark Appel
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  • Mark Brandenburg (baseball)
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  • Mark Lewis (tight end)
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  • Mark Lowe Mark Lowe
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  • Mark Restelli Mark Restelli
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  • Mark Thurmond
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  • Marlen Esparza Marlen Esparza
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  • Marshall White Marshall White
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  • Martellus Bennett Martellus Bennett
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  • Martin Ifedi
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  • Marty Huff
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  • Matt Albers Matt Albers
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  • Matt Conerly
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  • Matt Darwin
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  • Matt Kingsley (basketball)
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  • Matt Wenstrom
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  • Matt West (baseball)
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  • Mauro Hamza
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  • McCoy McLemore
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  • McKenna Kelley
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  • Mel Renfro Mel Renfro
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  • Melvin Jones (American football)
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  • Mercury Hayes Mercury Hayes
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  • Merrill Kelly
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  • Michael Bennett (defensive lineman, born 1985)
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  • Michael Bourn Michael Bourn
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  • Michael Brockers Michael Brockers
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  • Michael Haywood
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  • Michael Russell (tennis) Michael Russell (tennis)
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  • Michael Strahan Michael Strahan
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  • Michael Thomas (defensive back)
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  • Michael Umeh Michael Umeh
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  • Michael Young (basketball) Michael Young (basketball)
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  • Mike Jackson (right-handed pitcher)
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  • Mike Lee (boxer) Mike Lee (boxer)
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  • Mike Lewis (American football)
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  • Mike Mabry
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  • Mike Schultz (American football)
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  • Mike Singletary Mike Singletary
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  • Mike Sirotka
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  • Mike Standly
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  • Mike Stanton (left-handed pitcher) Mike Stanton (left-handed pitcher)
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  • Mike Walker (pitcher, born 1965)
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  • Monica Lamb-Powell
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  • Moran Norris Moran Norris
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  • Nate Hawkins
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  • Nelson Akwari
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  • Nia Abdallah
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  • Nic Wise
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  • Nigel van Oostrum
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  • Nolan Ryan Nolan Ryan
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  • O. J. Brigance
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  • Orie Lemon
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  • Orin Helvey
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  • Otis Taylor (American football)
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  • Pace Murphy
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  • Pat Ankenman
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  • Pat Batteaux
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  • Pat Combs
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  • Pat Phelan (soccer)
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  • Paul Jetton
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  • Paul Mills (basketball)
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  • Paul Williams (quarterback)
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  • Penelope Stone
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  • Pete Cawthon Pete Cawthon
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  • Plenette Pierson
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  • Raasin McIntosh
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  • Raevyn Rogers
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  • Randolph Morris
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  • Rashard Lewis Rashard Lewis
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  • Rasheed Sulaimon
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  • Ray Cunningham
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  • Raye Renfro
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  • Ray Stephens
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  • Ray Turner (basketball)
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  • R. C. Thielemann
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  • Red Munger Red Munger
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  • Reggie Johnson (boxer)
    Reggie Dwayne Johnson is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1984 to 2008. He is a two-weight world champion, having held the WBA middleweight title from 1992 to 1993, and the IBF light heavyweight title from 1998 to 1999.
  • Reggie White (running back)
    Reginald Andre White is a former American football running back who played one season with the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He played college football at Oklahoma State University and attended Liberty High School in Liberty, Texas.
  • Reid Gettys
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  • Rickie Winslow
    Rickie O'Neal Winslow is a retired American professional basketball player. He has a Turkish passport under the name Reşat Fırıncıoğlu.
  • Rick Jennings
    Richard Jennings, who attended Coolidge High School in Washington, D.C., was a college football player at the University of Maryland, College Park, and a professional football player for the Oakland Raiders, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the San Francisco 49ers.
  • Ricky Bell (running back)
    Ricky Lynn Bell was an American professional football player who was a running back for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. Bell was a star in college for the University of Southern California, gaining 1,875 yards rushing in his junior season.
  • Ricky Seals-Jones
    Ricky Seals-Jones is an American football tight end for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He was signed by the Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2017. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Robert Ferguson (American football) Robert Ferguson (American football)
    Robert Charles Ferguson is a former American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Robert Francois
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  • Robert Holcombe
    Robert Wayne Holcombe is a free agent fullback who has played for the St. Louis Rams and Tennessee Titans of the National Football League.
  • Robert Jackson (linebacker)
    Robert Lee Jackson, nicknamed "Stonewall", is a former National Football League linebacker. He starred for Texas A&M University, then played in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns and the Atlanta Falcons between 1977 and 1982.
  • Roberto Castro
    Roberto Castro is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour.
  • Roberto García (Mexican boxer)
    Roberto García is a Mexican professional boxer, nicknamed "Amenaza".
  • Robert Wilson (running back)
    Robert Eugene Wilson is a former American football running back who played four seasons in the National Football League with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins. He was drafted by the Buccaneers in the third round of the 1991 NFL Draft.
  • Rob Williams (basketball)
    Robert Aaron "Rob" Williams, was an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Denver Nuggets in the first round of the 1982 NBA draft.
  • Rocket Wheeler
    Ralph Norman "Rocket" Wheeler is a former minor league infielder and the current minor league manager for the Rookie class Danville Braves. Wheeler attended the University of Houston where he obtained his nickname "Rocket" for his speed and hustle.
  • Rod Babers
    Roderick Henri Babers is a former American football cornerback who played in the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the fourth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas.
  • Rod Graves
    Rod Graves is the former senior vice president of football administration for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He is best known for his time as general manager of the Arizona Cardinals.
  • Rodney Blackshear
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  • Rodney Hampton Rodney Hampton
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  • Rodrique Wright
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  • Roger Clemens Roger Clemens
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  • Roland Thatcher
    Roland Churchill Thatcher IV is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and Web.com Tour.
  • Ron Davis (pitcher) Ron Davis (pitcher)
    Ronald Gene Davis is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played 11 years from 1978 to 1988. Davis played for the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins of the American League and the Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants of the National League.
  • Ron Edwards (American football) Ron Edwards (American football)
    Ronald Harold "Ron" Edwards is an American football Defensive Tackle who is currently a free agent. He started 35 consecutive regular season games at nose guard for Texas A&M University, where he recorded 121 tackles with 10 sacks and 23 stops for losses.
  • Ron Harms
    Ron Harms is a former American football coach.
  • Ronnie Amadi
    Ronnie Amadi is a former professional gridiron football defensive back. He played arena football in the Arena Football League and af2 as well as Canadian football in the Canadian Football League.
  • Ronnie Arrow
    Ronnie Lee Arrow is an American college basketball coach who was most recently the head coach at the University of South Alabama.
  • Ronnie Courtney
    Ronnie Courtney began his coaching career at Furr High School as an assistant football, basketball, and track coach. After eight years, he moved to Jefferson Davis High School as the head basketball coach, assistant football coach, and assistant track coach.
  • Roy Dewalt
    Roy Dewalt is a former Canadian Football League quarterback who, in a career lasting nine years, played for the BC Lions between 1980 and 1987, and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Ottawa Rough Riders in 1988.
  • Rudy Johnson
    Rudolph Johnson is a former American football player who played for San Francisco 49ers and Atlanta Falcons of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Nebraska.
  • Russell Shepard
    Russell Shepard is an American football wide receiver and special teamer for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He played college football at Louisiana State University and was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Rusty Richards
    Russell Earl "Rusty" Richards is a former American professional baseball pitcher. He played parts of two seasons in Major League Baseball, 1989 and 1990, for the Atlanta Braves.
  • Ryan Lollis
    Ryan M. Lollis is an American baseball player for the San Francisco Giants organization. He made his Major League Baseball debut with the San Francisco Giants in 2015.
  • Ryan Long
    Ryan Marcus Long is a former Major League Baseball player. Long played for the Kansas City Royals in the season. In six games, Long had twi hits in nine at-bats, with two RBIs. He played right field, and batted and threw right-handed.
  • Ryan O'Meara Ryan O'Meara
    Ryan O'Meara is an American ice dancer. With partner Jamie Silverstein, he is a 2006 Olympian. Following his retirement from competitive skating, he began working full-time as a coach and an interior designer.
  • Ryan Tepera
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  • Ryan White (basketball)
    Ryan White is an American professional basketball player with Uhud Medina in Saudi Arabia.
  • Sam Adams (American football)
    Sam Adams is a former professional football player who was a defensive tackle in the National Football League for fourteen seasons. He played college football at Texas A&M University, and earned All-American honors.
  • Sam Freeman (baseball) Sam Freeman (baseball)
    Samuel Douglas Freeman is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball. He previously played in the MLB for the St. Louis Cardinals, Texas Rangers and Milwaukee Brewers.
  • Sammy Davis (American football)
    Sammy James Davis, Jr. is a former American football cornerback. He is a businessman and owner of the Austin Capitals, an American Basketball Association franchise. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers 30th overall in the 2003 NFL Draft.
  • Satch Davidson
    David "Satch" Davidson was a Major League Baseball umpire in the National League from 1969 to 1984.
  • Scott Kazmir Scott Kazmir
    Scott Edward Kazmir is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. He has previously played for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays/Rays, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Cleveland Indians, Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros.
  • Scott Linebrink
    Scott Cameron Linebrink is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He attended Texas State University.
  • Sean Riley (American football)
    Sean Riley is a former American football offensive specialist who played six seasons in the Arena Football League with the Milwaukee Mustangs, Grand Rapids Rampage, Las Vegas Gladiators and Orlando Predators. He played college football at Western Michigan University.
  • Sean Williams (basketball)
    Sean Christopher Williams is an American professional basketball player for Gaziantep Basketbol of the Turkish Basketball Super League.
  • Sedrick Curry
    Sedrick Demon Curry is a former American football defensive back who played two seasons with the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. He played college football at Texas A&M University and attended Sterling High School in Houston, Texas.
  • Seth Morehead Seth Morehead
    Seth Marvin "Moe" Morehead was a left-handed specialist reliever in Major League Baseball. He was born in Houston, Texas.
  • Shane Carden
    Shane Michael Carden is an American football quarterback for the Baltimore Brigade of the Arena Football League.
  • Shannon Shorter
    Shannon Jerod Shorter is an American professional basketball player for the Adelaide 36ers of the National Basketball League. The 193cm Texan joined the 36ers in 2017 following a seven-season professional career which took him to China, Argentina, Japan, Israel, Mexico, Turkey and France.
  • Shaun Rogers (American football)
    Shaun Christopher Orlando Rogers is a former American football defensive tackle. He played college football for the University of Texas. He was drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 2nd round of the 2001 NFL Draft.
  • Shawn Stefani
    Shawn Stefani is an American professional golfer, currently playing on the PGA Tour.
  • Shelby Miller Shelby Miller
    Shelby Charles Miller is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks of Major League Baseball. Miller made his major league debut in 2012 with the St. Louis Cardinals and has also played for the Atlanta Braves.
  • Sheldon Mac
    Sheldon Mac is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Texas Longhorns and the Miami Hurricanes.
  • Sheldon McClellan
    Sheldon Mac is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the Texas Longhorns and the Miami Hurricanes.
  • Sky Sudberry
    Sky Sudberry is an American professional junior golfer from Houston, Texas. She was featured in the motion picture The Short Game".
  • Slater Martin
    Slater Nelson "Dugie" Martin Jr. was an American professional basketball player and coach who was a playmaking guard for 11 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He was born in Elmina, Walker County, Texas and played in seven NBA All-Star Games.
  • Sommer West
    Sommer West was a Canadian Olympic softball player at the 2000 Summer Olympics. In addition, she was a former member of the Canadian national women's hockey team. She was also an ice hockey player in the Canadian Women's Hockey League.
  • Sophia Mundy
    Sophia Andrea Mundy is an American soccer midfielder who last played for Atlanta Beat of Women's Professional Soccer.
  • Sophia Smith (footballer)
    Sophia Smith is a Greek retired football midfielder who played for the Greece women's national football team at the 2004 Summer Olympics. At the club level, she played for Houston Stars in the United States.
  • Speedy Thomas
    Louis "Speedy" Timothy Thomas III was a professional American football wide receiver in the American Football League and the National Football League. He played for the AFL's Cincinnati Bengals and the NFL's Bengals and New Orleans Saints.
  • Spergon Wynn
    Spergon Wynn III is a former American and Canadian football quarterback. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He played college football at Southwest Texas State.
  • Stacy Lewis Stacy Lewis
    Stacy Lewis is an American professional golfer on the U.S.-based LPGA Tour. She has won two major championships: the Kraft Nabisco Championship in 2011 and the Women's British Open in 2013.
  • Stan Baumgartner
    Stanwood Fulton Baumgartner was a Major League Baseball pitcher. Born in Houston and raised in Chicago, he played with the Philadelphia Phillies from 1914 to 1916, and from 1921 to 1922. He also played for the Philadelphia Athletics from 1924 to 1926.
  • Stefan Crichton
    Stefan Brook Crichton is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles of Major League Baseball.
  • Stephen Braggs
    Stephen L. Braggs is a former professional American football cornerback in the National Football League. He played seven seasons for the Cleveland Browns and the Miami Dolphins. He currently resides in Lago vista, TX.
  • Stephen Jackson Stephen Jackson
    Stephen Jesse Jackson is an American retired professional basketball player who played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association with the Brooklyn Nets, Indiana Pacers, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, San Antonio Spurs, and Los Angeles Clippers.
  • Stephen Williams (wide receiver)
    Stephen Jacob Williams is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Arizona Cardinals as an undrafted free agent in 2010.
  • Steve Cummings (baseball)
    Steven Brent Cummings is an American former professional baseball player. A pitcher, Cummings played Major League Baseball from 1989 to 1990 with the Toronto Blue Jays.
  • Steve Elkington Steve Elkington
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  • Steve Henderson (baseball)
    Steven Curtis Henderson is a former Major League Baseball left fielder who is best remembered for being one of the players the New York Mets acquired in the infamous "Midnight Massacre."
  • Steve Jackson (defensive back) Steve Jackson (defensive back)
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  • Steve McMichael Steve McMichael
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  • Stevie Ray
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  • Susan Bush
    Susan Bush is a female American former football defender. She was part of the United States women's national football team at the 2000 Summer Olympics, but did not compete.
  • Sydney Colson
    Sydney Justine Colson is a basketball player for the San Antonio Stars of the Women's National Basketball Association. She played college basketball at Texas A&M University, where she helped the Aggies win the NCAA title during her senior year.
  • Takia Starks Takia Starks
    Takia Nicole Starks is a shooting guard. She formerly played for the Perth Lynx of the Women's National Basketball League. Born in Houston, Texas, she played college basketball at Texas A&M. She is A&M's all-time leading scorer.
  • Taylor Featherston
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  • Taylor Smith
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  • Taylor Smith (golf)
    Richard Taylor Smith was an American professional golfer.
  • Terry Allen (basketball)
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  • The Undertaker The Undertaker
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  • Thomas Ryan (American football)
    Thomas Francis "Tom" Ryan was a college football player.
  • Thurman Thomas Thurman Thomas
    Thurman Lee Thomas is a former American football player who was a running back in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins. Thomas was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2007 and into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2008.
  • Tim Frazier
    Tim Frazier is an American professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. The point guard played high school basketball for Strake Jesuit College Preparatory and competed at the collegiate level with Penn State.
  • Tim Gray
    Timothy Gray wan an American football safety in the National Football League. He was drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals 21st overall in the 1975 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas A&M.
  • Tim Thelen
    Tim Thelen is an American professional golfer.
  • Tina Chandler
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  • Tjaart van der Walt Tjaart van der Walt
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  • T. J. Ford T. J. Ford
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  • T. J. Lee
    T. J. Lee III is an American professional Canadian football cornerback for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. He played college football at Eastern Washington.
  • Tom Jenkins (golfer)
    Thomas Wayne Jenkins is an American professional golfer.
  • Tommy Mason-Griffin
    Thomas "Tommy" Mason-Griffin is an American professional basketball player who last played for Donar Groningen of the Dutch Basketball League. Mason-Griffin usually plays as point guard. He played college basketball for the Oklahoma Sooners.
  • Tony Giammalva
    Tony Giammalva, is a former professional tennis player from the United States.
  • Tony Ugoh
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  • Toure' Murry Toure' Murry
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  • Tracy Krohn Tracy Krohn
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  • Tracy Robertson
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  • Travis Swanson Travis Swanson
    Travis Swanson is an American football center for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Lions in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arkansas.
  • Tremaine Smith
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  • Trenidad Hubbard
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  • Trevor Cobb
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  • Trey Hopkins
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  • Trey Moore
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  • Trey Williams
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  • Trusse Norris
    Trusse Rupert Brown Norris is a former American football player who played one season with the Los Angeles Chargers. He played college football at the University of California, Los Angeles.
  • Ty Allert
    Ty Hunter Allert is a former American football player. He graduated from Northbrook High School in Houston, Texas in 1982. He played linebacker for the San Diego Chargers, the Philadelphia Eagles, the Denver Broncos, and the Seattle Seahawks. The, Allert is a former Texas Longhorns player.
  • Tyler Duffey
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  • Tyler Myers Tyler Myers
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  • Tyron Carrier
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  • Valentino Blake
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  • Van Malone
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  • Vernon Lewis
    Vernon Lewis Jr. is a former American football defensive back who played four seasons with the New England Patriots of the National Football League. He played college football at the University of Pittsburgh and attended Kashmere High School in Houston, Texas.
  • Vern Ruhle
    Vernon Gerald Ruhle was an American right-handed pitcher and coach in Major League Baseball who played thirteen seasons from 1974 to 1986, primarily with the Detroit Tigers and Houston Astros.
  • Victor Aiyewa
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  • Vincent Brisby
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  • Vince Young Vince Young
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  • Wakaichiro Ken
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  • Walter Ballard
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  • Walter Fondren
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  • Warren Hair
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  • Wayne Graham
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  • Wayne McLeland
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  • Wes Gideon
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  • Wes Iwundu
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  • Wesley Iwundu
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  • Will Harris
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  • William Harris (American football)
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  • William Jackson III
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  • William Powell (gridiron football)
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  • Willie Parker (offensive lineman)
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  • Willie Williams (offensive tackle)
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  • Will Rhymes Will Rhymes
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  • Winston Shepard
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  • Woody Williams
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  • Xavien Howard
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  • Yaxeni Oriquen-Garcia
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  • Zach Redmond
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  • Zak Whitbread Zak Whitbread
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  • Zina Garrison
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  • Zoran Zorkic
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