As of 2012, it is 2.4%.
< 1% of College Players < 0.01% of High School Players
About 50 percent of NFL players have college degrees. This is an increase from the 1980's when only 41 percent of NFL players had college degrees.
1 out of 736 college basketball players make it to nba
450 players get picked in the nfl draft
All current NFL players have attended a college. However, some players entered the NFL draft before they graduated from college. To get into the NFL, you must first be drafted by an NFL team in the college draft. Therefore, you would have to go to college to get to the NFL.
No. Not all college football players go to the NFL, not even all division 3 college football players go into the NFL
About 2.4%. 9000 become college players, and 215 become NFL players. The reference link for this information is no longer valid. "While many young people every year set their goals on becoming NFL players, it is extremely difficult to reach that level. Statistically of the 100,000 high school seniors who play football every year, only 215 will ever make an NFL roster. That is 0.2%! Even of the 9,000 players that make it to the college level only 310 are invited to the NFL scouting combine, the pool from which teams make their draft picks."