Young Detroit Lions Count On NFL's Oldest Player

September 10, 2012

With the NFL regular season underway… one player is adding another year to an already record-setting career. The Detroit Lions’ Jason Hanson is the oldest active player in the NFL. And he’s been with one team longer than anyone in the history of the league. And that’s while Hanson’s played one of the most tenuous positions in sports – the place kicker.