Florida and the NFL: State's football...

Florida and the NFL: State's football talent plentiful

There are 2 comments on the Orlando Sentinel story from Oct 15, 2008, titled Florida and the NFL: State's football talent plentiful. In it, Orlando Sentinel reports that:

It's a source of pride and bragging rights in NFL locker rooms. Where do the best football players come from? "Florida," Jaguars linebacker Mike Peterson said without hesitation.

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Chris

Orange Park, FL

#1 Oct 15, 2008
Miami and Florida State have the most active players in the NFL right now outta every college in the nation.......
The Godfather

Saint Petersburg, FL

#2 Dec 24, 2008
The 1988 game between FSU and Miami boasted an unprecedented 57 future NFL stars on the combined rosters. The game had a rating of 6.9 (with 6.3 million viewers tuning in), second only to the 1994 game between the two, which earned a 7.7 rating, highest in ESPN history.

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