NFL Players Who Once Played Positions You Might Not Expect

Jake D'AgostinoCorrespondent ISeptember 1, 2009

NFL Players Who Once Played Positions You Might Not Expect

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    28 Oct 1995:  Quarterback Hines Ward of the Georgia Bulldogs drops back to pass during a game against the Florida Gators at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georiga.  Florida won the game 52-17. Mandatory Credit: Craig Jones  /Allsport

Reno Mahe

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    PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 07:  Reno Mahe #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against the New York Giants during their NFC Wildcard Playoff game on January 7, 2007 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Matt Jones

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    JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 26:  Matt Jones #18 of the Jacksonville Jaguars attempts to make a reception against Brandon McDonald #22 of the Cleveland Browns in a game at Jacksonville Muncipal Stadium on October 26, 2008 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo b

Vernon Davis

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    SAN FRANCISCO - AUGUST 14:  Tight End Vernon Davis #85 of the San Francisco 49ers makes a reception against the Denver Broncos during the preseason game on August 14, 2009 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Ima

Dante Hall

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    ST. LOUIS - NOVEMBER 25: Dante Hall #82 of the St. Louis Rams carries the ball against the Seattle Seahawks at the Edward Jones Dome November 25, 2007 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Seahawks defeated the Rams 24-19. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Curtis Conway

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    21 Nov 1999: Curtis Conway #80 of the Chicago Bears dives to catch the pass during a game against the San Diego Chargers at the Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. The Bears defeated the Chargers 23-20.

Antwaan Randle El

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    LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 21:  Antwaan Randle El #82 of the Washington Redskins carries the ball during the game of the Philadelphia Eagles on December 21, 2008 at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Joe Thomas

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    DENVER - AUGUST 25:  Offensive lineman Joe Thomas #73 of the Cleveland Browns in action in the first half of the pre-season football game against the Denver Broncos on August 25, 2006 at Invesco Field at Mile High in Denver, Colorado.   (Photo by Steve Dy

Jason Peters

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    ORCHARD PARK, NY - SEPTEMBER 21:  Jason Peters #71 of the Buffalo Bills blocks during the game against the Oakland Raiders on September 21, 2008 at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Jeff Hostetler

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    TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 27:  Quarterback Jeff Hostetler #15 of the New York Giants rolls out against the Buffalo Bills during Super Bowl XXV at Tampa Stadium on January 27, 1991 in Tampa, Florida. The Giants defeated the Bills 20-19.  (Photo by George Rose/Ge

Charles Woodson

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    JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 14:  Maurice Jones-Drew #32 of the Jacksonville Jaguars is tackled by Charles Woodson #21 of the Green Bay Packers during the game at Jacksonville Municipal stadium on December 14, 2008 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Sam

Jason Taylor

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    INDIANAPOLIS - DECEMBER 31: Jason Taylor #99 of the Miami Dolphins gets ready to move at the snap during the game against the Indianapolis Colts at the RCA Dome on December 31, 2006 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Indianapolis won the game 27-22. (Photo by Greg

Warren Sapp

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    Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end  Warren Sapp pressures Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb  September 8, 2003 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.  The Bucs defeated the Eagles 17 - 0 to open the season on Monday Night football.  (Pho

Otto Graham

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Dave Casper

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Tony Gonzalez

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    KANSAS CITY, MO - DECEMBER 21:  Tight end Tony Gonzalez #88 of Kansas City Chiefs makes a catch during the game against the Miami Dolphins on December 21, 2008 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Hines Ward

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    PITTSBURGH - JANUARY 18:  Hines Ward #86 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs for yards after the catch on a 45-yard reception in the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens during the AFC Championship game on January 18, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh,

Honorable Mentions

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    18 Oct 1992:  Linebacker Lawrence Taylor of the New York Giants moves down the field during a game against the Los Angeles Rams at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, California.  The Rams won the game, 38-17. Mandatory Credit: Ken Levine  /Allsport