Matt’s Chance: Co-Starring Marshawn Lynch of the Seahawks

In 2013, a little known dark comedic love story came out, titled Matt’s Chance. The film starred Edward Furlong and featured notable names like Gary Busey, Lee Majors, and Margot Kidder. It was filmed on location in Seattle, Washington and one of the minor roles, a role billed only as “Massive Goon”, is played by […]

The Top 20 Football Players Who Moved On To Have Acting Careers

Football players are extremely popular among fans of the game. After their playing days are done, many go onto coaching, announcing, or other careers that keep them in the public eye. Many also go on into the field of acting. Here is a look at the top 20 football players turned actors #20 Bill Romanowski […]

Alex Karras: In The Movies

Alex Karras played twelve seasons on the defensive line for the Detroit Lions. Before that he was an Outland Trophy winner at the University of Iowa. He also finished second in the race for the Heisman trophy during his senior year at Iowa, quite an accomplishment for a defensive lineman. Karras had an interesting career […]

John Matuszak In The Movies

John Matuszak was a longtime NFL defensive end, most famously playing for the 1970s Oakland Raiders teams. Matuszak also spent time on the rosters of the Houston Oilers and Kansas City Chiefs. He retired from the game at the age of 31 and immediately began his second career as an actor. He would pass away […]

Howie Long In The Movies

Many people know Howie Long as the longtime defensive end for the Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders. During his 13 year career he was an eight time Pro Bowler and was made a member of the 1980s All-Decade Team. He also owns a Super Bowl ring thanks to the Raiders’ 1984 victory over the Washington […]

Jim Brown In The Movies

Most football fans know that Jim Brown is simply one of the best football players to ever play the game. In his nine seasons in the league, he led the league in rushing eight times. Though his career was relatively brief, he held most major career rushing records at the time of his retirement and […]

Lyle Alzado In The Movies

Lyle Alzado in the Movies Lyle Alzado is yet another former NFL player (for the Broncos, Browns, and Raiders) who had a career in television and movies as well as is more successful football career. Here is a look at his acting credits: 1979 – The Double McGuffin 1981 – The Girl, the Gold Watch […]

Terry Bradshaw In The Movies

Terry Bradshaw in the Movies Terry Bradshaw, besides being a Hall of Fame quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers and an NFL commentator, also has been active in television and the movies. Here is a look at his film career. 1978 – Hooper 1981 – Cannonball Run 1981 – The Stockers (TV Movie) 1985 – Hardcastle […]