Welcome To The Endzone: Say My Name

By Eric D. Graham, BASN Staff Reporter
Updated: September 19, 2010

NORTH CAROLINA (BASN) — In 1967, after the legendary boxer Cassius Clay changed his name to Muhammad Ali, he brutally beat his opponent Ernie Terrell for 15 rounds, yelling at him throughout the fight saying: “What’s my name? Say my name!

As a result, today in the “Endzone” in your best Michael Buffer “Let’s get ready to rumble” voice, please announce the following names, which are considered to be the best football names in the NFL.

QUARTERBACKS

1. Drew Brees (Saints)

2. Colt McCoy (Browns)

3. Tim Tebow (Broncos)

RUNNING BACKS

1. Jahvid Best (Lions)

2. Rock Cartwright (Raiders)

WIDE RECEIVERS

1. Joey Galloway (Washington)

2. Miles Austin (Cowboys)

3. Chad Ocho Cinco (Bengals)

4. Donald Driver (Packers)

5. T.J. Houshmandzadeh (Ravens)

TIGHT ENDS

1. Jeremy Shockey (Saints)

2. Dallas Clark (Colts)

3. Dustin Keller (Jets)

OFFENSIVE LINEMEN

1. D’Brickashaw Ferguson (Jets)

2. Jeremy Trueblood (49ers)

3. Sean Locklear (Seahawks)

DEFENSIVE LINEMEN

1. Tank Johnson (Bengals)

2. Brodrick Buckley (Eagles)

3. Ndamukong Suh (Lions)

LINEBACKERS

1. Takeo Spikes (49ers)

2. Rocky McIntosh (Washington)

3. A.J. Hawk (Packers)

4. Brian Urlacher(Bears)

DEFENSIVE BACKS

1. Champ Bailey (Broncos)

2. Quentin Jammer (Chargers)

3. Captain Munnerlyn (Panthers)

KICKERS

Ryan Longwell (Vikings)

PUNTERS

Matt Dodge (Giants)

PUNT RETURNER

Dennis Northcutt (Lions)

KICK RETURNER

Golden Tate (Seahawks)