20 Famous Athletes Who Became Actors
20. BUBBA SMITH
We know him like a Moses Hightower, police officer from Police Academy. That was his best role in acting career. He played nine years in the National Football League (NFL) with the Baltimore Colts, Oakland Raiders and Houston Oilers. Also, he twice earned All-American honors as a defensive end on the Spartans football team. Smith died in his Los Angeles home in August 2011.