Name: Kendall Gammon
How Acquired: Unrestricted Free Agent (2000)
Position: Tight End
College: Pittsburg State University
Birth Date: October 23, 1968
Birth Place: Wichita, KS
Employer: Cretcher Heartland, Pittsburg State University, Co Owner Paradise Nursery
Kendall Gammon enjoyed a 15 year career in the NFL after a college career at Pittsburg State University which culminated in a NCAA DII championship in 1991. A member of the 1995 AFC champion Pittsburgh Steelers, he played in Super Bowl XXX held in Tempe, AZ in 1996. Kendall played in the 2005 Pro Bowl, the NFL All-Star game, held in Honolulu, Hawaii. He played in 218 straight regular season games and a total of 245 games, which included 11 playoff games.
Kendall and wife Leslie have two son’s, Blaise and Drake, and reside in Overland Park, KS. His business interests include working for his alma matter P.S.U. as the Director of Major Gifts: Intercollegiate Athletics. Additionally, he is a Commercial Broker for Cretcher Heartland, a commercial property and casualty insurance and benefits company. He and Leslie are also co owners of Paradise Nursery, a 43 acre Nursery in North KC, as well as owners of It’s a SNAP Health, distributor for Amerisciences, a system specific nutritional company.
He is a motivational/inspirational speaker and author of two books, Life’s a SNAP: Building on Your Future, Learning from Your Past and Game Plan: Leadership Lessons from the Best of the NFL.