Bret Farve is currently the longest lasted living player in the NFL. however, George Blanda played 26 seasons of pro football From 1945 to 1975 which, according to NFL history, was the longest lasted player.
George Blanda Had 26 Years.
Coach of the Tennessee Titans of the NFL, he is a Taft high school alumni, and has the longest tenure of any active head coach in the nfl.
The longest active player was Nolan Ryan who played for 27 seasons (1966, 1968-1993). The longest active manager was Connie Mack who managed for 53 seasons (1894-1896 Pittsburgh Pirates, 1901-1950 Philadelphia Athletics). Currently (2008), the longest active player is Jamie Moyer (22 seasons) and the longest active manager is Bobby Cox (27 seasons: 1978-1981 Atlanta Braves, 1982-1985 Toronto Blue Jays, 1990-2008 Atlanta Braves).
I think George Blanda is likely the player with the longest career.
Dan Marino(99 yards)
tony dorsett 99 tards
George Blanda Oakland Raiders
Brett Favre, Joe montana, Terry Bradshaw, among others
Donovan McNabb.. 12 years with Eagles
He is the Oldest active Quarterback. Placekickers here and there a much older than him.
It was Paulo Maldini of Italy and A.C. Milan.