There are 32 teams in the NFL. Each team has 53 players, making there a total of 1,696 players in the NFL.
Each NFL team is allowed to have up to 53 players. In 2011 the total number of teams was 32 and there were 1,696 NFL players in the US.
53 players per team 32 teams in nfl 1696 players total
around 1600 players total.
Each NFL team has 53 players plus the five extra for a practice squad, there are 1,696 players in the NFL. There are 32 teams in the NFL.
Fifty-three (53) plus some on the practice squad.
There are 16 total && my favorite be Troy Polamalu on the steelers team..#43!!
A NFL roster has 53 players. A team is also allowed to have a practice squad, a group of developmental players. The practice squad is can have as many as 8 players on it. Therefore, there are a total of 61 spots on an NFL roster. As you can see by the limited numbers of spaces available, there is a lot of competition to achieve a roster spot in the NFL.