He Ain't Heavy: A Look at Player Height and Weight On NFL Rosters

Official NFL Release

THE TALL AND SHORT OF IT: On NFL Kickoff rosters, there were 323 players weighing 200 pounds or less, 320 players under six feet tall, and 361 players weighing at least 300 pounds.

San Francisco has 17 players weighing 200 pounds or less, the league's highest total in that category. Indianapolis has the most players under six-feet tall with 15. The New York Jets have 14 players weighing 300 pounds or more, the most in the league.

Make the jump for the "skinny" on NFL player height and weight team breakdowns...

Following is a team-by-team player dimension breakdown based on 2012 Kickoff rosters:

NFC

TEAM

200 LBS. OR LESS

UNDER 6-FEET

300-POUNDERS

Arizona

6

11

12

Atlanta

11

13

9

Carolina

10

13

10

Chicago

13

10

10

Dallas

8

5

13

Detroit

13

12

10

Green Bay

11

9

9

Minnesota

11

8

10

New Orleans

12

9

9

NY Giants

7

7

13

Philadelphia

13

12

10

St. Louis

11

9

12

San Francisco

17

10

10

Seattle

4

11

12

Tampa Bay

12

12

11

Washington

8

13

13

AFC

TEAM

200 LBS. OR LESS

UNDER 6-FEET

300-POUNDERS

Baltimore

9

5

13

Buffalo

8

8

13

Cincinnati

10

10

11

Cleveland

11

13

10

Denver

15

12

13

Houston

10

12

8

Indianapolis

10

15

11

Jacksonville

10

8

12

Kansas City

11

9

9

Miami

8

7

13

New England

10

14

12

NY Jets

7

12

14

Oakland

8

4

12

Pittsburgh

12

9

12

San Diego

8

9

13

Tennessee

9

9

12

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So, what do you think? Is this anything? Does size matter?

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