NFL Legends Community

The NFL launched the NFL Legends Community to celebrate, educate, embrace and connect former players (NFL Legends) with each other, their former teams and the league. The NFL Legends Community works to streamline communication and serve as a central source for players to learn about available programs, resources and benefits. More than 4,000 Legends have … Continued

NFL Player Engagement

The mission of NFL Player Engagement is to serve, educate and assist current and former players and their families to achieve a successful, well-balanced and healthy life during and after their playing experience. Player Engagement accomplishes its mission through peer-to-peer engagement of the NFL player community with innovative program and service offerings that meet the … Continued

Total Wellness

Through Player Engagement, the entire NFL family has access to NFL Total Wellness, which focuses on four main areas: physical, emotional, personal and financial strength. Total Wellness offers tools and training that the NFL player population needs to succeed in the game of life and includes everything from stress management resources to health coaching to … Continued

The Bridge to Success

The NFL Bridge to Success is designed to empower and equip eligible former players and their significant other through the transition from the NFL mentally, emotionally, physically, financially and equip them for the next season of life. This is accomplished by providing them with the tools and peer-to-peer support to navigate the transition into post-NFL … Continued

Continuing Education Program (CEP)

The NFL Continuing Education Program (CEP) assists eligible current and former players who need to complete their undergraduate degree, pursue graduate studies or utilize other educational opportunities to prepare for life after the NFL. Former players with a minimum of one credited season also may be eligible for a tuition reimbursement benefit to help with … Continued

NFL Player Care Foundation

Established in 2007, the NFL Player Care Foundation is an independent organization dedicated to helping retired players improve their quality of life. PCF addresses all aspects of life by providing programs and assistance with medical, emotional, financial, social and community issues.


The Trust, powered by the NFL Players Association, is designed to provide an ecosystem of support for former players, with an emphasis on overall health and successful transition from professional football. The Trust staff counsels players through a wellness plan across six primary pillars: Brain and Body, Career, Financial, Education, Personal Interaction and Lifestyle. Trust … Continued

The National Football League Alumni Association

The National Football League Alumni Association is an independent non-profit organization comprising mainly retired National Football League players, coaches, professionals and Association members. The focus of NFL Alumni is to serve, assist and inform players in their post-NFL lives. The Association offers a variety of medical, financial, educational and social programs to keep members and … Continued

NFL Benefits

Eligible retired players receive support throughout their lives from a range of resources tailored to promote their long-term well-being. These include: Joint Replacement Benefit: The NFL provides as much as $5,250 per player to cover health care items or services directly related to knee, hip or shoulder replacement surgery. In addition, the NFL Player Care … Continued