Throwback: Chris Long

Chris Long, Defensive End / NFL - The Players' Tribune

Introducing Throwback, TPT’s own #TBT, a space for athletes to share old photos, videos and memorabilia from their archives. Kicking it off is our own Social Media Editor, Chris Long of the St. Louis Rams.


This is in 1996 on a family vacation in Montana, where our family has been going every summer since 1990. That’s me on the left, my middle brother Kyle in the middle and my youngest brother Howard, Jr. on the right.


A strange day at the “office”: This one’s from 2013 when Kyle (middle) and I played our first NFL game against each other. Howard, Jr. (left) works in personnel for the Raiders, so we all met up in the tunnel after the game. It was a heated game on top of a long week of media attention about the “battle” between two brothers. To be honest, we were all just happy it was over. We needed a quick sibling cool-down.

What the (Blank)?

Just like on the first day of elementary school, we asked Chris Long to answer 10 questions about himself so we could get to know him better.

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