The NFL was founded in 1920 but the name of the first player to return an interception for a touchdown is not listed.
The Packers' Max McGee, who caught a 37-yard touchdown from Bart Starr.Max McGee of the Green Bay Packers scored the first points in the first ever AFL-NFL championship game. It wasn't officially called the Super Bowl until two years later, though, and the first score in that game was by New York Jets running back Matt Snell.
Who threw the first NFL touchdown pass
First player I can ever remember doing it was Michael Irvine, but it might have been done before that.
Gary Collins. Cleveland Browns wide receiver Gary Collins caught an 8 yard TD pass from Bill Nelsen to score the first ever Monday Night Football touchdown in the first quarter of the first ever MNF game on September 21, 1970. The Browns defeated the New York Jets, 31-21.
In Super Bowl XLV, Hines Ward scored the first Steelers touchdown. It was an eight yard pass from quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
Matt Snell went 4 yards around the left end to score the Jets' only touchdown in Super Bowl 3
The Green Bay Packers scored first in Super Bowl XLV. They scored a touchdown from an Aaron Rodgers 29-yard pass to Jordy Nelson.
Max "Maxi the Taxi" McGee scored the 1st touchdown in Super Bowl history for the Green Bay Packers.
Eddie George, Running Back.
The origins of American football began in 1869. The intercollegiate football game between Rutgers and Princeton took place at Rutgers in 1869. There is no record of what player scored the first touchdown.