Which teams have the most players named, you may be wondering. Or which conferences have the most players represented? Below is the count.
There are many variables when looking at these numbers. Football is, obviously, a team game, and depth matters. Team A having more players than Team B doesn’t mean Team B wouldn’t beat Team A by a few touchdowns. Team B could have a lot of star players who all just wear numbers other All-Americans or NFL prospects also wear. Team A may have standout players wearing numbers that weren’t as competitive. Any number below 25 was loaded.
Sam’s coverage of the FCS began in 2012 as the sports editor and eventual editor-in-chief of NDSU’s The Spectrum. After graduating in 2015, he spent three years in the newspaper and magazine industry while starting his work for HERO Sports in the fall of 2016 as a freelancer. In May 2018, he joined the website full time as the Senior FCS Analyst.