11 Fictional Football Players Who Totally Could Have Played in the Super Bowl

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Richard Sherman, who? Peyton Manning, what?

With Super Bowl XLVIII now behind us, we can turn our attention from actual football players to those who passed and ran for touchdowns on the small screen.

Indeed, the television world is littered with talent quarterbacks - some who suffered career-ending injuries and others better known for their voice than their arm - and running backs, all of whom have entertained us in various ways over the years.

Which of these fictional stars win your personal Lombardi Trophy? With apologies to Matt Saracen (we couldn't select only Friday Lights characters), click through the choices below and then decide on your MVP...

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