20 Best Athlete-Owned Restaurants for 2013 Slideshow

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19) Joe Theismann's — Joe Theismann (Alexandria, Va.)

Many dishes at Joe Theismann's sound pretty run-of-the-mill — wedge salad, seared ahi tuna,— but you have to be doing something right to have the staying power this former Redskins' quarterback's restaurant does, since it opened more than 35 years ago. Of greatest interest perhaps is the steakhouse-cut pork chop with a "secret rub," a longtime customer favorite.

Joe Theismann's Restaurant