The tallest football player ever was Nicholas hugins who played for the South Carolina gamecocks he was 6"9"
Richard Sligh is the tallest player to ever play professional football. Richard Sligh stood 7 feet tall and played for the Oakland Raiders.
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Bob Bobinghanger was 7'7".
the tallest basketball player is yao ming.
England's tallest ever Rugby player was Richard West, standing at 6ft11.
SPUD WEBB Well, the Tallest American Football player in NFL history was Richard Sligh at 7.0 ft or 213 cm
The tallest Irish rugby Irish player ever is current rugby player Devin Toner. He stands at 6' 11' tall, which is currently the tallest record in rugby.
manute bol is the tallest one ever, but currently the tallest nba player is regan crocker at 9'9!! Actually it was Gheorghe Muresan who was the tallest player ever, at 7'7", and regan crocker isn't an NBA player, and the tallest man ever was 8'11", so he can't be 9'9". Unfortunately, Manute Bol died at 7'6".
No, he is not. The tallest player ever was Suleiman Ali Nashnush, a Lybian Basketball player listed at 8'0½" (245 cm).
Ivo Karlovic, Croatia is the tallest
I believe the tallest player was Mark Hendrickson
Zydrunas Ilgauskas is the second tallest right now and Yao Ming is the second tallest NBA player ever.
The Tallest Player ever was Gheorghe Muresan who was 7'7" (2.31m) The Tallest Player currently is Manute Bol who is also 7'7" (2.31m)
Chuck Nevitt is the tallest player to play for the Detroit Pistons
As of the end of the 2009 season, the tallest player in the history of the National Football League (NFL) was Richard Sligh. Richard was 7'0" and weighed 300 pounds. Richard was drafted in 1967 in the 10th round as the 253rd overall pick by the Oakland Raiders.
zdeno chara is the tallest player to play for th senators. he is also the tallet player in league history.
Markuesen from Danemark
Brian Gionta - If by 'tallest' you mean SHORTEST