With the 50th playing of the NFL Super Bowl, once again, the State of Florida is well represented. Besides having hosted the game 15 times, 13 players and four coaches with Florida ties will be on the field for one of the biggest games in professional sports.


Carolina Panthers – 7 players – 3 coaches
Tre Boston, S, North Fort Myers High School
Cortland Finnegan, CB, Milton High School
Graham Gano, Tate High School, Cantonment, Florida State University
Greg Olsen, TE, University of Miami
Kelvin Benjamin, Belle Glade Glades Central High School, Florida State University (Reserve/Injured)
Tyrone Greene, OL, Pensacola Woodham High School (Reserve/Injured)
Travell Dixon, Miami Norland High School (Reserve/Future)
Mike Shula, Offensive Coordinator, Miami Columbus High School
Ken Dorsey, Quarterbacks Coach, University of Miami
Jason Benguche, Assistant Strength Coach, Florida State University

Denver Broncos – 6 players – 1 coach
Andre Caldwell, WR, Tampa Jefferson High School, University of Florida
Max Garcia, OL, University of Florida
Lerentee McCray, LB, Dunnellon High School, University of Florida
Trevor Simien, QB, Windermere Olympia High School
Danny Trevathan, LB, Leesburg High School
Kayvon Webster, CB, Miami Gardens Pace High School, University of South Florida
Reggie Herring, Linebackers Coach, Titusville Astronaut High School, Florida State University

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