Wake Forest Football Heroes
• Clark Gaines – Former NFL running back, holds NFL record for most receptions in a game by a running back (3rd most receptions in a game among all players), and was the first undrafted rookie to rush for over 500 yards in a rookie season; currently serves as Assistant Executive Director of the NFL Players Association.
• Brian Kuklick – Former NFL quarterback.
• Rusty LaRue – Still owns several NCAA passing records
• Brian Piccolo – Former NFL running back, basis for the movie Brian’s Song
• Ricky Proehl – Former NFL wide receiver who won Super Bowl rings with St. Louis and Indianapolis..
• Norm Snead – Four time Pro Bowl quarterback.