The NFL is a big family in its own right. People spend more time with their teams and coaches than they spend with their families. This brotherhood culture is very prevalent in the NFL, where people view their teams and organizations as clans. There is another such family in the NFL, the Diggs brothers. Though there have been many brothers before in NFL history, no one shares a bond tighter than them.
There are two Diggs brothers in the NFL in 2023, let’s look at both of them up close.
The Diggs Brothers: A Football Legacy
Stefon,28, and Trevon Diggs, 23, grew up in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Due to the clear age gap, the two never played on the same team nor ever lined up against each other in a real game, however, both brothers are considered to be best at their respective positions.
Stefon Diggs: A Star Wide Receiver
Stefon Diggs is a wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills and is a five-time Pro Bowler and two-time First-team All-Pro. He is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL and is the key to the Bills’ high-powered offense.
Trevon Diggs: A Lockdown Cornerback
Trevon Diggs is a cornerback for the Dallas Cowboys. He is a two-time Pro Bowler and one-time First-team All-Pro. Trevon is considered one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL and is a key part of the Cowboys’ defense.
The Diggs Brothers’ Impact on the NFL
Stefon Diggs had a major impact on the Buffalo Bills offense since he joined the team in 2020. He has quickly become one of Josh Allen’s favorite targets and has helped to make the Bills one of the most explosive offensive teams in the NFL.
On the other hand, Trevon Diggs also had a major impact on the Dallas Cowboys’ defense. He quickly became one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL, and he has helped to make the Cowboys one of the best pass defenses in the league.
Diggs’ impact on the Cowboys is evident in his statistics. In 2021, he led the NFL in interceptions (11). He also had two forced fumbles and 59 tackles.
Individual Accomplishments of Diggs Brothers
- First-team All-Pro (2020)
- Second-team All-Pro (2022)
- 3x Pro Bowl (2020-2022)
- NFL receptions leader (2020)
- NFL receiving yards leader (2020)
- PFWA All-Rookie Team (2015)
- Second-team All-Big Ten (2014)
- First-team All-Pro (2021)
- Pro Bowl (2021)
- NFL interceptions leader (2021)
- NFC Pro Bowl Defensive Player of the Year (2021)
- First-team All-SEC (2019)
The Diggs brothers are two of the most talented siblings in the NFL, and they are sure to continue to achieve great things. Stefon and Trevon Diggs have also had success with their teams. Stefon Diggs was a key contributor to the Buffalo Bills’ AFC East championship in 2020, while Trevon helped the Dallas Cowboys win the NFC East division in 2021.
The Future of Diggs Brothers
Stefon Diggs and Trevon Diggs are two of the NFL’s most promising young players. They’re both ballin’ out and have the potential to be even better. They’re both on top of their games, with Stefon being one of the league’s most feared pass catchers and Trevon being one of the league’s greatest ball-hawking cornerbacks. They’re still in their prime, so there’s plenty of time for them to achieve much more.
The Diggs brothers have left a legacy of excellence on the gridiron in a very short period of time. Both players have already established themselves as the best at their respective positions, and sky’s the limit for the youngsters
As the league gets stronger and competition gets harder, more and more new talents are emerging every day. Though it’s hard to leave your mark in the NFL, there’s no doubt that the Diggs brothers are on the right track. As the older brother, Stefon Diggs mentors and guides his younger brother and helps him navigate through the world of sports, there’s no doubt that the Diggs brothers are going to be remembered long after they are gone.
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