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www.livestrong.com/article/421898-what-is-an-average...

The average height of a male football player varies by position. Being taller or shorter can be either advantageous or disadvantageous, depending on the role. For some positions, the athlete’s weight is more important than his height.

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As this visualization makes clear, football, maybe more than any other sport, slots players into very specific roles that allow for a great range of body types within a team.

www.livestrong.com/article/207894-the-ideal-weight-for-a...

More important than BMI for the typical recreational player is percent of body fat, note the former soccer pros at Expert Football. Excess body weight limits your mobility in a game where starting players typically need to stride, jog, run and sprint for 5 to 7 miles during each match.

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It depends on the position of the player. According to a 2006 ESPN article, "The average weight in the NFL has grown by 10 percent since 1985 to a current average of 248 pounds.

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In addition to the genetic design for your body, if you are a serious player, your soccer training, as well as the conditioning (including weights) is meant to increase performance and prevent injury. It is also likely to create a muscular body. The best weight goal is the weight that makes you feel strong and powerful.

www.ncaa.com/news/football/article/2017-11-07/how-big...

The average Crimson Tide player is 6-2 ½ and 238 pounds. That’s a far cry from Arizona, who clocks in as the smallest team in the Power 5 with an average player size of 6-0 ¾ and 219 pounds.

www.bleedinggreennation.com/2016/7/20/12235242/nfl-average...

Below is a look at the average weight of every NFL team. Eagles fans might not be surprised to see the 49ers ranked first overall. "Big people beat up little people," as Chip Kelly would say.

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As with NCAA basketball players, centers and power forwards remain the top NBA players by average height – but NBA centers are an average of 6 feet 11 inches. NFL players also exceed the average body size of NCAA football players, with pro offensive linemen weighing over 300 pounds on average.

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NFL players are big in terms of both height and weight, with the average player height running 6 feet 4 inches. Players can be as tall as 6 feet 8 inches and as short as 6 feet. It's unlikely for an NFL player to weigh less than 250 pounds. According to SB Nation, players that are drafted today are bigger than they were in the 70s and 80s.

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NFL players: height & weight over time By Noah Veltman. PLAY. ... say, tennis players have stayed roughly the same size while football players have grown a great deal, that would indicate that football is still an aberration. ...