Jerry Rice

1962 - Today

Jerry Rice

Jerry Lee Rice Sr. (born October 13, 1962) is an American former professional football player who was a wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL), primarily with the San Francisco 49ers. Due to his numerous records, accomplishments, and accolades, he is widely regarded as the greatest wide receiver in NFL history, and one of the greatest players in NFL history.Rice is the career leader in most major statistical categories for wide receivers, including receptions, touchdown receptions, and receiving yards, once being the leader for total yards and touchdowns in a season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerry Rice has received more than 4,950,494 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11th most popular american football player.

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  • 24

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  • 1.75

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.25

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among american football players, Jerry Rice ranks 12 out of 43Before him are Dan Marino, Michael Oher, Peyton Manning, Joe Namath, Dick Butkus, and Lawrence Taylor. After him are John Elway, Walter Payton, Brett Favre, Cam Newton, Steve Young, and Colin Kaepernick.

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Among people born in 1962, Jerry Rice ranks 375Before him are Brenda Chapman, Ivica Barbarić, Sakina Jaffrey, Claire Voisin, John Ngugi, and Michelangelo Rampulla. After him are Will Kymlicka, Guy Pratt, Jan Urban, Sergei Zalyotin, Sabine Busch, and Aminata Touré.

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Among people born in United States, Jerry Rice ranks 8,553 out of 12,171Before him are Terry Farrell (1963), Mike Epps (1970), Susan Oliver (1932), Antonio Villaraigosa (1953), Malachi Throne (1928), and Otis Davis (1932). After him are Bruce Abbott (1954), Vince Gill (1957), Jim Webb (1946), Jim Montgomery (1955), Jay Roach (1957), and Alex Skolnick (1968).


Among american football players born in United States, Jerry Rice ranks 12Before him are Dan Marino (1961), Michael Oher (1986), Peyton Manning (1976), Joe Namath (1943), Dick Butkus (1942), and Lawrence Taylor (1959). After him are John Elway (1960), Walter Payton (1954), Brett Favre (1969), Cam Newton (1989), Steve Young (null), and Colin Kaepernick (1987).

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