Which guard became the first active NFL player to hold a medical degree?

Francis Lanzano Contributor
Which guard became the first active NFL player to hold a medical degree?

Answer: Laurent Duvernay-Tardif


CBS – “Duvernay-Tardif, the Chiefs guard, became the first active NFL player to hold a medical degree when he graduated from McGill earlier this week. A day later, Watt received an honorary degree from the Baylor College of Medicine. Now, star Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has gotten in on the action.”

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Source: Quebec’s Laurent Duvernay-Tardif celebrates his graduation from McGill University’s medical school, making the Kansas City Chief offensive lineman the only doctor playing in the NFL. (Twitter/@LaurentDTardif‏)