Kerry Michael Collins is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League for 17 seasons. A journeyman quarterback, he was a member of six teams during his career. He played college football at Penn State, where he earned All-American honors, and became a College Football Hall of Fame inductee in 2018. Collins' most notable stints were with the Carolina Panthers, New York Giants, and Tennessee Titans. He was selected by the Panthers fifth overall in the 1995 NFL Draft and was the franchise's first draft selection. Within his second season, he helped the Panthers become the youngest NFL expansion team to clinch their division and appear in a conference championship, also earning him Pro Bowl honors.
|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.
Kerry Collins Before Fame
He played at Penn State, where he led the Nittany Lions to an undefeated season and a Rose bowl win over Oregon.
Achievement of Kerry Collins
He set an NFL record with 23 fumbles during the 2001 season while playing for the New York Giants.
Kerry Collins Family Life
He married Brooke Isenhour in 2002.
Associations of Kerry Collins
He lost Super Bowl XXV to Ray Lewis and the Baltimore Ravens.
Information related to Kerry Collins
- Maxwell Award winners
- Penn State Nittany Lions football players