Former American professional football player who was a wide receiver in the National Football League, primarily with the San Francisco 49ers. Due to his numerous records, accomplishments, and accolades, he is widely regarded as the greatest wide receiver in NFL history, and one of the greatest players in NFL history. Rice holds numerous NFL receiving records. His 1,549 career receptions are 171 receptions ahead of the second place record held by Larry Fitzgerald as of the conclusion of the 2019 NFL season.
In 1999, Rice was ranked number two on the Sporting News’ list of the 100 Greatest Football Players. During the 2005–2006 broadcasting season, Rice competed in the reality show Dancing with the Stars. Rice is also remembered for his work ethic and dedication to the game
Rice and appeared in Visa, All Sport, and Gatorade commercials when they he was playing for the 49ers.
Rice is a supporter of chiropractic care and is a spokesperson for the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress.