No. 60: Steve Gleason
The star of Gleason and America’s leading voice for ALS research, Steve Gleason continues to be the conscience of post-career NFL players. If there’s any justice, Gleason the man and the documentary bearing his name will be honored when the Oscars consider 2016 motion pictures. “The only movie I remember the same reaction at the end from the audience was Schindler’s List,” says Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank.
— Peter King