NFL players are role models.
They may not choose that role and may even ask to be taken from that role. However, their prominent places in the game and media make them almost a lock to be given an immense spotlight on their actions.
Some of them use this spotlight for good, bringing light to their positive qualities and good causes off the field. However, others burn in the glare and heat that this light shines their way.
These players, for a variety of reasons, may not be the best role models for young kids.
Here are 11 of the NFL's worst role models.