15. Vince Young
Silva isn’t the only former NFL star to have made the perhaps unlikely move into higher education, either. One-time Tennessee Titans quarterback Vince Young returned to his alma mater, the University of Texas, after retiring prematurely in 2008. Now, in fact, he works in the college’s Division of Diversity and Community Engagement teams.
14. Bryant Reeves
After retiring from the NBA halfway through the ’01-’02 season, Bryant Reeves headed back to the small Oklahoma community he grew up in. And alongside his wife and four children, the former Vancouver Grizzlies star now runs a 15,000-square-foot cattle ranch in Gans. That seems somewhat appropriate, given his nickname – “Big Country”…