Greg Ellis (American football)

Ellis in 2008
Ellis with Drew Bledsoe in a 2006 game.

Former football defensive end who played in the National Football League (NFL) for twelve seasons.

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North Carolina Tar Heels football

The North Carolina Tar Heels football team represents the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the sport of American football.

Hector Cowan, UNC's first head football coach
A football team of the 1890s
Coach Davis
Davis coming through campus before UNC's game against Florida State in 2009
Coach Withers
Coach Fedora
Coach Brown
The 2007 game between the Tar Heels and the Wolfpack.

While not a consistent football powerhouse, the Carolina football program has had intermittent success and has featured a number of players who have gone on to play in the National Football League, including Lawrence Taylor, Charlie Justice, Chris Hanburger, Ken Willard, Don McCauley, William Fuller, Harris Barton, Jeff Saturday, Alge Crumpler, Willie Parker, Greg Ellis, Dré Bly, Julius Peppers, Hakeem Nicks, Mitch Trubisky, and Sam Howell.

East Wake High School

Public high school located in Wendell, North Carolina, in the United States.

Greg Ellis, former NFL defensive end from 1998–2009 and Pro Bowl selection in 2007

Wendell, North Carolina

Town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States.

Greg Ellis (born 1975), NFL defensive end and 2007 Pro Bowl selection

Carter High

2015 American sports film directed and written by Arthur Muhammad.

The film is produced by former Dallas Cowboys Defensive End Greg Ellis.

Roy Williams (safety)

Former American college and professional football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons.

Williams while playing for the Dallas Cowboys in 2008.
Williams (upper right) during the 2006 Pro Bowl.

Teammate Greg Ellis, speaking on Sirius NFL Radio, said that Williams told him he felt like he did not fit in head coach Wade Phillips' defensive scheme.

Ben Roethlisberger

Former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 18 seasons with the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Roethlisberger with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2021
Roethlisberger's college number retired before 2007 Miami game. Also in photo: Bob Hitchens (far left) and John Pont (2nd from the left).
Roethlisberger takes a snap against the Bengals in 2006
Roethlisberger signs autographs at Super Bowl XL media day
Roethlisberger at the Super Bowl Parade
Roethlisberger drops back against Kansas City Chiefs in 2006
Roethlisberger, with backup Brian St. Pierre in a 2006 game against the Cincinnati Bengals
Roethlisberger in a Steelers' throwback jersey during 500th franchise win
Roethlisberger in Nashville prior to a game in 2008
Roethlisberger during a 2008 game
Roethlisberger in Denver in 2009
Roethlisberger in Denver in January 2012
Roethlisberger in Denver for the season opener in September 2012
Roethlisberger in 2013
Roethlisberger in Baltimore in 2015
Roethlisberger in 2016
Roethlisberger playing for the Steelers in 2020
Roethlisberger in 2021
Roethlisberger leading the Steelers offense against the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2021 Wild Card round, his final game before retirement
Roethlisberger during the Steelers' visit to the White House in 2009

Roethlisberger finished third in Comeback Player of the Year voting, behind the Patriots' Randy Moss and the Dallas Cowboys' Greg Ellis, who won the award.

Michael Myers (American football)

Retired American football defensive tackle who played in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos and Cincinnati Bengals.

Larry Fitzgerald (in blue) catches a pass while Cortland Finnegan (in red) plays defense at the 2009 Pro Bowl.

He appeared in every game and made his first start against the Washington Redskins on December 27, where he recorded a sack and became along with Greg Ellis the first pair of rookie defensive linemen to start in the same game in franchise history.

Marcus Spears (defensive end)

American former college and professional football player who was a defensive end in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons.

Spears in 2018

He recorded his first sack - one he split with Greg Ellis - and his first career tackle against the Washington Redskins.

Brian Welch

American musician, singer and songwriter.

Head during a show with Korn in 2014
Welch performing with Korn in 2013
Head playing with Korn at Rock im Park 2016
Brian Welch signing his autobiography Save Me From Myself (2007)
Love & Death's first show opening for Korn on the reunion tour 2013

In late 2008, Welch, among other celebrities such as Josh Hamilton and Greg Ellis, appeared in testimonial videos called I Am Second in which he shares his story of recovering from drug use with the help of his faith in Jesus Christ.

Alshermond Singleton

Former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Dallas Cowboys.

Larry Fitzgerald (in blue) catches a pass while Cortland Finnegan (in red) plays defense at the 2009 Pro Bowl.

In 2006, he lost his starting job after Greg Ellis was converted from a defensive end into an outside linebacker, but was able to start 6 games after Ellis was lost for the season with an Achilles injury.