These hunks rank high for their strength, stamina, and sex appeal
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Quarterback, San Francisco 49ers
As the NFL’s most sudden rising star, all eyes will be on this hottie come Super Bowl Sunday. The 6’ 4”, 230-pound looker went from a bench warmer to a New Orleans centerpiece in mere months. With those muscular sprinter’s legs and rifle for an arm, you can’t miss his awesome athleticism on the field. Did we mention his entire upper body is covered in some pretty sexy tattoos? ‘Nuff said.
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Linebacker, Baltimore Ravens
Just one look at this gorgeous linebacker’s Instagram profile and you’ll be basking in some major Ayanbadejo ab action. Judging by all the body shots, the 36-year-old might be too sexy for his shirt, but we don’t mind! All those muscles may make him look super tough, but he’s got a heart of gold; the athlete is using the Super Bowl stage to take a stance for gay rights, marriage equality, and anti-bullying. Swoon!
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Tight End, San Francisco 49ers
Who’s got one of the best bods in the NFL, along with out-of-this world athleticism? Say hello to Vernon Davis, the dreamy 6’ 3”, 250-pound tight end who can squat nearly 700 pounds and run a 40-yard-dash in just 4.4 seconds. “The Duke” definitely knows how to keep his figure in top-notch form, and we love him for it!
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Linebacker, San Francisco 49ers
When it comes to hot football players, Patrick Willis is a total touchdown. The 6’1”, 240-pound linebacker, who admits he was “chubby until the sixth grade,” once posed nude for ESPN’s The Body Issue and let’s just say, he’s filled out (in all the right places) since then! Nearly every player in the NFL is an elite athlete, but Willis qualifies as a true fitness freak; he reportedly squats 500 pounds. No wonder Men’s Fitness ranks him as one of the 25 fittest football players (We agree!).
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Tight End, Baltimore Ravens
With amazing eyes, a cute smile, and great hair to boot, it’s hard to resist this 27-year-old stud! Despite taking one of the hardest hits of the season from one of NFL’s toughest linebackers during the AFC championship game, Dennis Pitta is in the midst of a career-high season and is truly an awesome catch—on and off the field.
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Running Back, Baltimore Ravens
Good things come in small packages, including Ray Rice. The star Ravens running back, who just turned 26, may only stand at 5’ 8” but he certainly packs a big presence! Putting Rutgers University on the map before being drafted to the NFL, Rice has a unique combo of both speed and power, along with some seriously good looks to match.
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Wide Receiver, San Francisco 49ers
Everyone loves a good touchdown celebration, and we simply can’t resist Michael Crabtree’s signature dance moves. If “The Crab Shake” isn’t enough to get you going, his adorable smile surely will. As a two-time unanimous All-American, one of the nation’s top college receivers, and a career best of 85 receptions for 1,105 yards and nine touchdowns this season, Crabtree is as talented as he is gorgeous!
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Wide Receiver, Baltimore Ravens
Tandon Doss might not get as much playing time as other wide receivers on the Ravens offense, but he sure is sexy! Standing tall at 6’2” and 207 pounds, the former Hoosier hottie has a super buff bod and might just have the dreamiest eyes on the field. And if you like tattoos, you’re in luck! His whole body is covered in ink, including one that honors his mother, Nikki Doss.
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Quarterback, San Francisco 49ers
He may have lost a little bit of thunder from Colin Kaepernick’s sudden rise this season, but we’d say Alex Smith is still one fine football player. Clocking in at 6’ 4” and 218 pounds with movie-star good looks, the 28-year-old QB had a 4.4 GPA in high school and was president of his senior class. Smart and sexy? There’s nothing better than that!
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Safety, Baltimore Ravens
It’s safe to say that James Ihedigbo is one gorgeous safety. With abs of steel and a smile that would melt any woman’s heart, the 29-year-old hunk definitely puts the fashion in football. While he looks amazing in his uniform, he can rock everything from vintage T’s to Sean John suits off the field. No wonder he cites Jay-Z as his style icon!