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Where in the nation does Georgia rank for NFL players?

When it comes to the number of athletes from the Peach State that currently play in the NFL, Georgia ranks fourth in the nation.

Georgia comes in behind Florida, California, and Texas for the number of players on the rosters on opening day with a whopping 128 players.

See the numbers below.

211 – Florida

185 – California

175 – Texas

123 – Georgia

76 – Ohio

60 – Alabama

59 – Louisiana

59 – Pennsylvania

55 – New Jersey

55 – North Carolina

47 – Virginia

46 – Illinois

43 – Michigan

43 – South Carolina

Georgia is third in NFL players per capita behind the District of Columbia and Louisiana. Alabama is next, followed by Mississippi and Florida, according to WSBtv.

Jessica Szilagyi is a former Statewide Contributor for

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