Honor the Heroes of the Game, Preserve Its History, Promote its Values & Celebrate Excellence Everywhere
A long list of players have competed in the National Football League at age 40 or older. The group includes a number of Pro Football Hall of Fame members led by George Blanda who retired just shy of his 49th birthday.
* Player on an active roster during the 2018 NFL season
Hall of Fame member indicated in italics.
+ Wilson was on active roster in 1999 but did not play in any games.
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