Most eccentric players in the NFL

12The strange, the selfish, and the show off’s…

The NFL has always had more than its fair share of eccentric characters. From Chad Ochocinco to Terrell Owens to Michael Irvin — notice a positional theme here? — there have always been players in the league that are either a little over the top, or bordering on being actually insane.

While the names mentioned above have had their time and faded away from the league, a new crop of players have taken on their mantle. The rise of social media and the hyper-connectivity between players and fans has made the current crop of NFL stars the most visible — and most accessible — in the history of the league.

Whether that is a good or a bad thing is a matter of serious debate.

Here are 12 players that are among the most eccentric playing in the NFL right now…