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11 NFL Stars That Became Actors...Or at Least Tried

9/8/2012 11:00am EDT

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The NFL season is finally upon us! This Sunday we will be in full football mode for the next 17 glorious weeks! Earlier this week, former New York Giants lineman Michael Strahan made his official debut as Kelly Ripa's new morning co-host on Live with Kelly and Michael. Strahan replaced Regis Philbin who left the show after 28 years last November. That being said, we took it upon ourselves to point out a few NFL stars who have tried to take up TV or the big screen. Here are a few former NFL stars who have given it a go in Hollywood. Some were successful, some were not. Check out our list and enjoy!

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