Jerry Lee Rice Sr. is a former American professional footballer who served as a player for the National Rugby League for 20 seasons, primarily with the San Francisco 49ers. He played college football at Mississippi Valley State and was selected by 49ers in the first round of the NFL Draft in 1985, the 16th final, where he has spent 16 seasons. Rice is also a member of the Oakland Raiders and the Seattle Seahawks. Because of his many records, achievements and awards, he is considered by everyone to be the largest record player in NFL history and one of the greatest players in NFL history. Rice is a career leader in most of the major categories of statistics for broad perception, including takeover, tackles and touches, used to be the leader in total yards and touches in one. Season. He has scored more points than any other footballer in NFL history with 1,256. Rice was selected to the Pro Bowl 13 times and was named All-Pro 12 times in his 20 seasons in the NFL.
|Date of birth||October 13, 1962|
|Place of birth||Starkville, Mississippi|
|High school||Moor (Oktoc, Mississippi)|
|College||Mississippi Valley State|
|NFL Draft||1985 / Round: 1/ Pick: 16|
Former NFL wide receiver who won three Super Bowls with the San Francisco 49ers and was named the Super Bowl XXIII MVP. He retired as the NFL's all-time leader in in receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns.
As a youth, he developed his hand-eye coordination by catching bricks thrown at him by his father.
He married Jacqueline Bernice Mitchell on September 8, 1987, and his son, Jerry Jr., played collegiate football at UCLA. He and Jacqueline divorced in 2009 and he also has a pair of daughters named Jada and Jaqui. In 2018, he got engaged to Latisha Pelayo and they got married in 2019.
Athletes in Starkville, Mississippi. Football players of the State of Mississippi Valley State Delta. Super Bowl MVP. Retired National Football Federation players. The Pro Football Hall of Fame is presented. Mississippi American Football Players