Fondly nicknamed as “The Snake”, Ken Stabler was one of the most legendary names in American football scene. The iconic quarterback had a flourishing stint in NFL with a number of teams, starting with Oakland Raiders. On 19th August, 2015, Stabler was announced to be selected as one of the finalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Kenneth Michael “Ken” Stabler was born in Foley, Alabama, on a Christmas Day in the year 1945. As an all-round athlete in Foley High School, Ken ardently played baseball & basketball, added to football. He set several records there as one of the most memorable quarterbacks & basketball players which stand strong till today. It was during his high-school career that he earned the name “The Snake” following a winding, long touchdown run.