Armstead went to five Pro Bowls and was a four-time All-Pro. This position defended behind the central defenders, but attacked in front – feeding the midfield. 8 overall selection was an eight time first-team All-Pro. Kane then switched to the number 10 for the 2015-16 season after Emmanuel Adebayor left the club and the number was vacated. The former No. [1] It is also the only position on the field that is required to be occupied. He played in three Pro Bowls and was named a first-team All-Pro in 1999. He was also a 10-time All-Pro selection and a five-time NFL MVP. 20 December 2019. He made six Pro Bowl appearances. In his post-playing career, Page was appointed an Associate Justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court. Numbers were originally used to also indicate position, with starting players being assigned numbers 1–11, although these numbers often bear little or no significance in the modern game other than the players' favourite numbers and the numbers available. 11 overall selection in a year that also brought Matt Leinart and Vince Young. He was named a seven time All-Pro after being selected with the No. Standing at 6-foot-9, Jones is the tallest player to make this illustrious list. The Florida native accumulated 1,173 tackles, 128 sacks, eight interceptions and 40 forced fumbles over the course of 15 NFL seasons. His 14 Pro Bowls has tied a record set by Merlin Olsen. Over the course of his career, he accumulated 795 tackles, 55 interceptions and 13 touchdowns. LeBeau has been a nightmare for the Browns. The ex-Razorback was to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year, but those proceedings were postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. Bettis made life difficult for opposing defenders between the tackles. Over the course of his career, he accumulated 631 receptions for 9,275 yards and 68 touchdowns. He has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. He started every game in which he played over the course of 17 seasons. The former No. He won one Super Bowl with each Denver and Indianapolis. The former No. Taylor has two Super Bowl championship rings in his trophy case. This is a list of Croatia national football team players.Most of the appearances were made since the country became independent from Yugoslavia in 1990, but international games were also played in the early 1940s and a one-off match was played in 1956. The former third-round selection was a six-time Pro Bowl selection and four-time All-Pro. Over the course of history, teams have retired jerseys to honor their greatest athletes. It’s a debate on which Ohio State football player is the best to wear specific jersey numbers, and we’re cruising along, now up to jersey No. Shell has been inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Chris Oats’ number will be worn by a different player every game, per Mark Stoops ... in spirit. His 97-yard interception return is the longest in Colts history. He was named MVP of a victory in Super Bowl XI. He won one Super Bowl and three NFL championships during his 18 playing seasons. Players may now wear any number (as long as it is unique within their squad) between 1 and 99. In 2007, MLS club LA Galaxy retired the former playing number of Cobi Jones, number 13, becoming the first MLS team to do so. Where the 2 fullbacks retained the numbers 2, 3. One of those coaching seasons ended with a Super Bowl. The Super Bowl champion rushed for 13,664 yards and 91 touchdowns during his 13 seasons. The Texas native rushed for 13,259 yards and 90 touchdowns over 11 seasons. Darijo Srna made the most appearances for the national team with 134, making him one of the eight Croatian players with 100 or more caps. Sam Mills was a worthy adversary at this point but Butkus has the accolades for a stronger case. In 2004–05, after Emile Heskey left Liverpool, Gerrard then changed his number again to 8. His team was victorious in Super Bowl II. 2 overall selection in the 1981 NFL Draft. Ryan was the No. He played until 2002 when he was 42-years-old. More recently, Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane changed his number 37 shirt from the 2013–14 season to 18 for the 2014–15 season when he became one of the club's first-choice strikers after Jermain Defoe was sold and the number 18 was vacated. His career spanned 13 seasons. 15 overall selection has also been inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. He was named MVP in one of his three Super Bowl victories. 30 overall selection. Montana was the other half of the potent 49ers quarterback duo. Over the course of his career, he recorded 8,052 rushing yards and 65 touchdowns. He won three Super Bowls in addition to individual recognition. He won four Super Bowls and was named MVP in three. The dual-threat quarterback achieved 37,276 passing and 3,459 rushing yards in his career. An example of this is Celtic's Scott McDonald, who, after the departure of former number 7 Maciej Żurawski, was given the number, a move down from 27. He has been to nine Pro Bowls and was named a nine-time All-Pro selection. "NFL champion" can be used to describe the offensive lineman. He was named to ten Pro Bowls and was an eight-time All-Pro. During his 14 year career, he went to six Pro Bowls. Williams has since been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. [6] The Football League made squad numbers compulsory for the 1999–2000 season, and the Football Conference followed suit for the 2002–03 season. The AFA ultimately submitted a revised list with Ariel Ortega, originally listed as number 23, as the number 10. His No. Tingelhoff joined the Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 1962. The Ohio native is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Brown wore many hats throughout his playing career: social justice activist, actor and football player. The valued defensive back and return man accumulated 53 interceptions, 10 defensive touchdowns and nine return touchdowns over the course of his career. Teams: Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers. 19 overall selection played 14 seasons in the NFL. Blount retired as a four-time Super Bowl champion. The two-time Super Bowl champion went to eight Pro Bowls and was named a first-team All-Pro nine times despite concurrently dabbling in a professional baseball career. 8 overall selection went to five Pro Bowls and was thrice named an All-Pro. Football clubs like Arsenal and Liverpool have already retired the number from their ranks. I thought about losing sleep over that decision, but was determined not to let it happen again. 17 overall selection in the 1967 AFL Draft. His efforts led to a Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. In the 1958 World Cup, the Brazilian Football Confederation forgot to send the player numbers list to the event organization. His 12 interceptions returned for a touchdown and 32 fumbles recoveries are both records. Teams: New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs. Although the numbers one to eleven tended to be given to those players deemed to be the "first choice line-up", this was not always the case for a variety of reasons – a famous example was Johan Cruyff, who insisted on wearing the number 14 shirt for the Netherlands. In the United Soccer Leagues First Division and Major League Soccer (MLS), there were only 20 outfield players wearing squad numbers higher than 30 on the first team in the 2009 season, suggesting that the traditional model has been followed. Regardless of the category, Brady is likely to be recognized. During that time, he appeared in seven Pro Bowls and was named a four-time All-Pro. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. The 11 most recently worn by Pedro has been handed to Timo Werner, while another summer acquisition, Kai Havertz, will take the 29 shirt. Every NFL football player's uniform bears a number. [5], In South America, Argentina was the first country with numbered shirts. Real Madrid's Rodrygo, 18, announced himself to the world in November when he became the youngest ever player to score a hat-trick in the Champions League in the 6-0 rout of Galatasaray. He was also a six-time All-Pro. [24], In 1995, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) also switched to persistent squad numbers for Serie A and Serie B (second division), abandoning the mandatory use of 1–11 for the starting lineup. Smith was a member of the same USC secondary as the aforementioned Ronnie Lott. [3] One year later, numbering in football would be ruled as mandatory in New South Wales. Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Baltimore Ravens. He took calculated risks downfield and was methodical in the team's matriculation down the field. Few would argue with the assertion that Rice is the best NFL wide receiver of all-time. He was selected to 11 Pro Bowls and thrice named a first-team All-Pro. Sport ... explains why he wears Man City squad number 21. 11 overall selection in the 2005 NFL Draft. The number 10 shirt is up for grabs this 2020/21 season. FIU Panthers. Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos. [19] In a quarter-final tie on 17 December 2019, Liverpool player Tom Hill became the first player in English football history to wear the number 99 shirt in a competitive match. Squad numbers are used in association football to identify and distinguish players that are on the field. Elizabeth City State Vikings. ... Silva's squad number, 21. He was recognized six times as an All-Pro and was sent to seven Pro Bowls. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. Peppers has been one of the most problematic pass rushers in league history. This was Corinthians first match after their FA ban for joining the Amateur Football Association was rescinded. Singletary has gone to ten Pro Bowls and was named a nine-time All-Pro. Following his playing career, he coached outside linebackers with the Packers and Jets. He amassed an NFL record 2,105 rushing yards in a single season. 5 jersey has been retired by Syracuse as well as the Eagles. When Chelsea toured Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil at the end of the season in the summer of 1929, they also wore numbered shirts, earning the nickname "Los Numerados" ("the numbered") from locals. The Broncos eagerly welcomed him in his twilight years. Since the concept of a flat back four the number (5) has become the other centre back. However, the Uruguayan official Lorenzo Villizzio assigned random numbers to the players. Starr has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The mobile thrower has nearly 30,000 passing and 4,000 rushing yards to his name. Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Dent was a four-time Pro Bowl selection as well as a four-time All-Pro. The pick was ultimately used to select Pace. The former Trojan recorded 1,263 tackles, 40 interceptions and 16 fumble recoveries. 4, Five crazy things to know about Ravens' wild win, Tomlin points to one big reason Steelers lost again, MVP odds: Rodgers gaining on Mahomes for final stretch, Ultimate bad beat on final play of Ravens-Browns. LaDainian Tomlinson and Eric Allen were other dominant players to wear No. Allen was just as entertaining off the field as he was on the gridiron. I had already slighted Munoz in our Ultimate NFL Draft. [35], Learn how and when to remove this template message, FA ban for joining the Amateur Football Association, CONMEBOL's 2002 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, 2015 South American Youth Football Championship, List of retired numbers in association football, "Mystery solved: Why do the best soccer players wear No. His brother, Clay Matthews, was a legendary NFL linebacker as well. In Brazil, the 4–2–4 formation was developed independently from Europe, thus leading to a different numbering – here shown in the 4–3–3 formation to stress that in Brazil, number ten is midfield: When in 4–2–4, number 10 passes to the Ponta de Lança (striker), and 4–4–2 formations get this configuration: four defenders – 2 (right wingback), 4, 3, 6 (left wingback); four midfielders – 5 (defensive), 8 ("second midfielder"), similar to a central midfielder), 7, 10 (attacking); two strikers – 9, 11. 16 jersey. The Pro Football and College Football Hall of Famer went to eight Pro Bowls and was an eight-time All-Pro. In 16 seasons, he recorded 198 career sacks and 33 forced fumbles. The Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomed him in 1992. Brian Dawkins, Lem Barney, Mel Renfro and Ed Reed made this a very difficult selection. In this position, I was faced with another difficult choice: Bruce Smith -- an 11-time Pro Bowl pass rusher -- or Munoz. He entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent and was cut by his first team (the Browns). ", El número 10, la camiseta que se convirtió en un emblema, Así nació la tradición de usar números en las camisetas, Historia y curiosidades de la numeración fija en el fútbol, "1924 U.S. Open Cup Final Fall River @ Vesper Buick (St. Louis)", De 'Nuestro Hirosima' al surgimiento de los números como dorsales, "Salvemos al 4: la desaparición de los laterales", "lateral izquierdo, ¿una especie en extinción? Berry and quarterback Johnny Unitas had a special connection. He joined the team as a walk-on and the rest is history. 22, 6’3”, 270 pounds (up 20 pounds since signing day) He went to 14 Pro Bowls from 1988-2001 and was named an All-Pro nine times during the same period. He went to five Pro Bowls and was named an eight-time All-Pro. Louis Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers. 0 this year. Favre was the all-time leader in passing yards, passing touchdowns and quarterback wins, but no longer. Lambert was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1990. The 4 is generally the holding midfielder, as through the formation evolution it was often used for the sweeper or libero position. The Tennessee native was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and a six-time All-Pro. His career resume had previously included AFL all-star recognition as well as an AFL championship. Kuechenberg is the third member of this list that played along the Dolphins offensive line during their perfect season and went on to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Tarkenton threw for 47,003 yards and 342 touchdowns. Kuechenberg was sent to six Pro Bowls. The Pro Football and College Football Hall of Famer was indefensible as a rusher and a return man. The Nebraska native has the odd honor of being named Comeback Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year during his seven year career. White was a brute along the defensive line. While in Pittsburgh, he won four Super Bowls and was named to five Pro Bowls. Silva wore the number with distinction during his trophy-laden decade in English football and cemented his place as one of the club's greatest ever players. The NFL Defensive Player of the Year recorded 1,479 tackles, 28 interceptions and 23.5 sacks. The Florida native has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Learn about the importance of this soccer jersey number and why it’s so coveted on Chelsea FC and other Premier League teams. 21 as we count down toward the … Greene was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2016. He earned starts at all five offensive line spots during his career. Ware is the Cowboys franchise leader in sacks (17) and forced fumbles (32). [23], In France, players must be registered between numbers 1-30, with 1, 16 and 30 reserved for goalkeepers and 33 left empty for extra signings. Ham has recorded 32 interceptions and two touchdowns. He was sent to three Pro Bowls and was named a three-time All-Pro. His father, Ray, played eight seasons at second base for the Indians. 8 overall selection has since been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. 12 overall selection in the 1995 NFL Draft. 6 overall selection. He recorded 433 tackles, 83.5 sacks, 16 forced fumbles and eight fumble recoveries during his career. The Pro Football Hall of Fame included him in the centennial class of 2020. As a rookie, he ruptured his lung in a preseason game with the Dolphins and was consequently cut. The Nebraska native appeared in all four of Minnesota's Super Bowls. The Georgia native was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and was named a six-time All-Pro. The former Badger amassed 47 interceptions, 12 fumble recoveries, 12 forced fumbles and three defensive touchdowns during his career. Under current rules in all three of the most prominent levels of American football (high school football, college football and professional football), all players must wear a number from 1 to 99, and no two players on the same team may wear the same number on the field at the same time. Despite not possessing blistering speed, the Mississippi native took pride in every element of his game: catching, blocking and route-running. In 1999, the Florida native was named Defensive Player of the Year. He went to six Pro Bowls and was a six-time All-Pro. The NFL's MVP in 1977 accumulated 16,726 rushing yards and 110 rushing touchdowns. The Florida native is a two-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year. It feels weird adding the Buccaneers as a team for whom Brady has played. [1], For instance, "1" is frequently used by the starting goalkeeper, as the goalkeeper is the first player in a line-up. The seven-time Pro Bowl selection threw for 33,124 yards and 232 touchdowns. Shields has since been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. His No. Squad number 21 Player name Chilwell. After his playing career, he spent 18 seasons coaching wide receivers for the Raiders. Glover was a hoss up the middle. He has thrown for 59,271 yards and 397 touchdowns in his career. The California native recorded 1,031 receptions for 14,731 yards and 81 touchdowns. Teams: Minnesota Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily Express (p. 13, 27 August 1928) reported, "The 35,000 spectators were able to give credit for each bit of good work to the correct individual, because the team were numbered, and the large figures in black on white squares enabled each man to be identified without trouble." Later on, when association football laws changed and it was permitted to assign seven substitute players, second-choice goalkeepers often wore the number 18. Little was vital to Miami's offensive success during their perfect season in 1972. Jones was a member of the NFL 100th Anniversary All-Time team and has since been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The major purpose of a jersey number is to differentiate the players on the pitch. The Texas native is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He had previously won five NFL championships and was named MVP in 1966. The Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame have inducted him. Since entering the league, he has been named to four Pro Bowls and was named a first-team All-Pro in 2016. Occasionally, when a player has two loan spells at the same club in a single season (or returns as a permanent signing after an earlier loan spell), an alternative squad number is needed if the original number assigned during the player's first loan spell has been reassigned by the time the player returns. 54 jersey has no shortage of options. Early evolutions of formations involved moving specific positions; for example, moving the centre half back to become a defender rather than a half back. The former No. Lewis is a polarizing figure but his legacy was cast in cement. The second-choice goalkeeper wears, on many occasions, shirt number 12 which is the first shirt of the second line up, or number 13. We’ve been going through a series here at Buckeyes Wire. Moon went undrafted in 1978 but his career turned out just fine. The Pro Football Hall of Fame opened their doors for him in 2012. Cutler threw for 35,133 yards and 227 touchdowns over the course of his career. Seau has 12 Pro Bowls and a Defensive Player of the Year award to his name. Former Steelers are dominating yet another list. Biletnikoff's name adorns the trophy distributed to college football's best wide receiver each year. Similarly the Swedish national team number their players: four defenders – 2, 3, 4, 5; four midfielders – 7, 6, 8, 9; two forwards – 10, 11. Teams: New York Giants, Washington Redskins. Sapp went to seven Pro Bowls and was a six-time All-Pro. Teams: San Francisco 49ers, Los Angeles Raiders, New York Jets. Wide receiver Terrell Owens had also been considered. He was a six-time All-Pro. Premier League clubs often used the traditional squad numbering system when competing in domestic or European cups, often when their opponents still made use of the traditional squad numbering system. The six-time Pro Bowl selection was also named an All-Pro twice. The Baylor product recorded 1,488 tackles, 19 sacks and seven interceptions in his career. The Ohio native played 13 seasons in the NFL. Teams: Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings. Teams: Denver Broncos, Chicago Bears, Miami Dolphins. Neither player has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but both have been recognized individually by their respective organizations. On occasion, players have moved numbers to accommodate a new player; for example, Chelsea midfielder Yossi Benayoun handed new signing Juan Mata the number 10 shirt, and changed to the number 30, which doubles his "lucky" number 15. He accumulated 76.5 sacks and 19 forced fumbles during his career. 1 shirt in midfield", "Santos inscreve Rincón, mas não garante retorno", "Polémica publicitario-deportiva por el "188, "Il 5, l'8 o il 10. He was the gold standard at the quarterback position at the time of his retirement. Len Dawson and George Blanda were also intriguing options to wear the No. Teams: Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks. The Vanderbilt product was traded from Denver to Chicago in a package that brought back veteran quarterback Kyle Orton and two first-round picks. The 41-year-old holds the record for most career passing yards. On and off the field, Deion Sanders is one of the most impactful football players of all-time. He has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. 20 overall selection initially backed up Deacon Jones. Greene is a five-time Pro Bowl selection and a three-time All-Pro. The Super Bowl champion has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. He was the No. The choice was between Willie Brown and Bailey. Running back Marshall Faulk was also under consideration. 10? In addition, he won the Heisman Trophy and a College Football National Championship. 5.63. Average rating. Newton is another undrafted free agent that entered the NFL and had a long career. Langer won back-to-back Super Bowls (VII and VIII) with the Dolphins. Atwater was sent to eight Pro Bowls and won two Super Bowls. Mankins played nine seasons for the Patriots and yet somehow did not win a Super Bowl. Brees' potential was validated in New Orleans. The California native later served as the executive director of the NFL Player's Association and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The former Husky spent six seasons in the Canadian Football League and won five Grey Cups during that time period. The two-time Pro Bowl selection and former All-Pro has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. [32][33] On July 2007, a FIFA document issuing regulations for the 2010 World Cup finally stated that the number 1 jersey must be issued to a goalkeeper. The California native went to six Pro Bowls and was a four-time All-Pro. White was named MVP of Super Bowl XII. A first-round pick out of WSU, Trufant was one of Seattle's top defensive players … McDaniel was a dominant player throughout his career. He came along at the right time as offensive line coach Alex Gibbs was trying to install a zone blocking scheme. 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The Gulfport, Mississippi native emerged victorious in Super Bowl XXXI. Teams: New Orleans Saints, San Francisco 49ers. 7 and 11 stayed as the wide attacking players, whilst 8 dropped back a little from inside forward to a (sometimes attacking) midfield role, and 10 stayed as a second striker in support of a number 9. As a result, the numbers 12 to 22 were assigned to different squad players, with no resemblance to their on-field positions. You'll Love Ligue 1's Reasoning For Not Letting Balotelli Wear #45", "No 10 shirt downsized - Football Italia", "Jonathan De Guzman to wear the No.1 shirt at Chievo", "Real Salt Lake retires Jason Kreis' number in unprecedented move", Soccer and World Cup Trivia & Curiosities, MSN – Copa 2006 – Curiosidades / Copa de 1958, "England in the World Cup - 1982 Final Squad", "Regulations of 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa (point 4 of Article 26)", "Barnet player-manager Edgar Davids to 'start trend' by wearing No. Buchanan is a Super Bowl champion. Some players keep the number they start their career at a club with, such as Chelsea defender John Terry, who wore the number 26 during his spell at the club. He recorded 22 interceptions and 27 fumble recoveries during his career. The former third round pick has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. 75 jersey is one of two -- Ernie Stautner being the other -- to be retired by the Steelers franchise. 7 overall selection is a five-time Pro Bowl talent. The Canton, Ohio native returned home for a special induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1988. Clemson announced 28 new positive tests for COVID-19 on Friday, and a source told ESPN's David Hale that 21 football players were among the new cases. [1] "7" is often associated with effective and profitable wingers or second strikers. Teams: Oakland Raiders, New Orleans Saints, Dallas Cowboys, St. Louis Rams. [30] England used a similar alphabetical scheme for the 1982 World Cup, but retained the traditional numbers for the goalkeepers (1, 13 and 22) and the team captain (7), Kevin Keegan. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers could have created his own legacy in a different jersey number. Davis has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Teams: Los Angeles/St. The Connecticut native accumulated league honors at every turn en route to a Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. The nine-time Pro Bowl selection was named an All-Pro on three occasions. [1], As national leagues adopted squad numbers and game tactics evolved over the decades, numbering systems evolved separately in each football scene, and so different countries have different conventions. Also, due to the use of just two strikers, the number 11 may not be used at all. He has been selected to nine Pro Bowls and is an eight-time All-Pro. Still, there are some numbers that are universally agreed upon being used for a particular position, because they are quintessentially associated with that role. Bob Lilly and Olsen were a few other offensive line legends that deserve recognition. He played in 12 Pro Bowls, which is a league record. Moon became the first African American quarterback and the first undrafted quarterback to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Football. The California native won two Super Bowls in addition to being named a six-time All-Pro and an eight-time Pro Bowl selection. Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Colts, San Diego Chargers. Notably, Chievo Verona had the goalkeeper Cristiano Lupatelli wearing number 10 from 2001 to 2003[25] and midfielder Jonathan de Guzman wearing number 1 in 2016.[26]. The N.C. State product has gone to eight Pro Bowls. If you are having a hard time recalling a player wearing 00 in the NFL, it is for good reason. 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