Jerry Rice's birthday is October 13th, 1962, and he was born in Starkville, Mississippi.
At Mississippi Valley State University, he established many NCAA records and was nicknamed "World" for his great skill.
The San Francisco 49ers picked Rice 16th overall in the first round of the 1985 NFL Draft.
Rice was Super Bowl MVP in Super Bowl XXIII and won three Super Bowls with the 49ers.
Throughout his career, he received 12 All-Pro nods and 13 Pro Bowl nods.
He only missed three regular season games in his 20-year career due to his toughness.
Rice played professionally for the San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders, and Seattle Seahawks.