Kerry Michael Collins is a former American football quarterback who played 17 seasons in the National Football League. He played college football for Penn State University and earned All-American honors. He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers with the fifth overall pick of the 1995 NFL Draft, the first choice in the franchise's history. He also played for the New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans, and Indianapolis Colts. He defeated every NFL team except the Miami Dolphins during his career, and threw for over 200 touchdowns. He led the New York Giants to an appearance in Super Bowl XXXV, where they lost to the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 34–7. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2018.
|Date of birth:||December 30, 1972|
|Place of birth:||Lebanon, Pennsylvania|
|High school:||Wilson, (West Lawn, Pennsylvania)|
|NFL Draft:||1995 / Round: 1/ Pick: 5|
About Kerry Collins
Long time NFL quarterback who was drafted fifth overall by the Carolina Panthers in the 1995 NFL draft.
He played at Penn State, where he led the Nittany Lions to an undefeated season and a Rose bowl win over Oregon.
He set an NFL record with 23 fumbles during the 2001 season while playing for the New York Giants.
He married Brooke Isenhour in 2002.
He lost Super Bowl XXV to Ray Lewis and the Baltimore Ravens.
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