His No. Football savants consider him to be one of the best backs to ever play the game. The two-time regular season MVP threw for 40,551 yards and 273 touchdowns. The number 10 shirt is up for grabs this 2020/21 season. Full Iowa State Cyclones roster for the 2020 season including position, height, weight, birthdate, years of experience, and college. Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers, San Francisco 49ers, Baltimore Ravens, Oakland Raiders. It was during the Scottish team Third Lanark tour to South America of 1923, they played a friendly match v a local combined team ("Zona Norte") on 10 June. Players were not compelled to wear the number 13 if they were superstitious. The nine-time Pro Bowl selection was named an All-Pro on three occasions. Green was recognized as the fastest player in the NFL during his playing career. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: nfl | pageType: stories | The first-choice goalkeeper is usually assigned the number 1 shirt as he or she is the first player in a line-up.[1]. Regardless of the category, Brady is likely to be recognized. If you are having a hard time recalling a player wearing 00 in the NFL, it is for good reason. Players may change squad numbers between seasons. All Rights Reserved. Ryan was the No. The 11 most recently worn by Pedro has been handed to Timo Werner, while another summer acquisition, Kai Havertz, will take the 29 shirt. Since the concept of a flat back four the number (5) has become the other centre back. Carolina Panthers Roster: The official source of biographical and statistical information on the Panthers roster. Many great soccer players have worn the #10 kit in football history. He was noted for his physical playing style. Sapp went to seven Pro Bowls and was a six-time All-Pro. This was Corinthians first match after their FA ban for joining the Amateur Football Association was rescinded. The Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee revealed to PBS that he underwent 74 surgeries throughout his career and sustained 20 concussions. The Hungarian national team under Gusztáv Sebes switched from a 2–3–5 formation to 3–2–5. Manchester City's Sergio Agüero also did a similar switch in jersey number, from number 16 in 2014–15 to number 10 in 2015–16, a number he took over from Edin Džeko following his loan departure to Roma. [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. Brown wore many hats throughout his playing career: social justice activist, actor and football player. Also, due to the use of just two strikers, the number 11 may not be used at all. The nine-time Pro Bowl selection has the second most forced fumbles (51) in league history. 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. Over the course of his career, he recorded 1,415 tackles and 57 interceptions. LeBeau has been a nightmare for the Browns. The California native recorded 1,849 tackles, 56.5 sacks, 18 interceptions and 11 forced fumbles en route to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The California native won two Super Bowls in addition to being named a six-time All-Pro and an eight-time Pro Bowl selection. He has 57 interceptions and two touchdowns to his name. His 14 Pro Bowls has tied a record set by Merlin Olsen. Brazilian and now Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar wore the number 200 for Santos to celebrate his 200th match for the team. The former No. The NFL Defensive Player of the Year recorded 1,479 tackles, 28 interceptions and 23.5 sacks. He amassed an NFL record 2,105 rushing yards in a single season. In his career, he recorded 160 sacks. Teams: San Diego Chargers, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots. Ware is the Cowboys franchise leader in sacks (17) and forced fumbles (32). 32 has been retired by the organization and he has since been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Len Dawson and George Blanda were also intriguing options to wear the No. Both are deserving but I was not going to overlook Munoz a second time. The Alabama native retired in 2017 after recording 654 tackles, 138.5 sacks, 35 forced fumbles and three interceptions. Elway was a two-time Super Bowl champion and nine-time Pro Bowl selection. In 2019, he was a first ballot inductee to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He is a member of the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Armstead recorded 967 tackles, 40 sacks and 12 interceptions during his career. A jersey-numbering system was initially launched by the National Football League on April 5, 1973. 2 overall selection in the 1966 NFL Draft went on to play in 11 Pro Bowls and was named an eight-time All-Pro. He had previously won five NFL championships and was named MVP in 1966. Fitzgerald has been the consummate professional since entering the league. Champion of the first two Super Bowls, Starr was a four-time Pro Bowl and All-Pro selection. He was throwing around blockers as if they were bags of flour. I thought about losing sleep over that decision, but was determined not to let it happen again. While the original 2–3–5 formation used the same numbering system dictated by the English clubs in 1928, subsequent changes were developed independently. In addition to his illustrious football career, Payton was active in the community. 8 overall selection went to five Pro Bowls and was thrice named an All-Pro. He was named Defensive Player of the Year in 1996 when he recorded 14.5 sacks. Bob Lilly and Olsen were a few other offensive line legends that deserve recognition. The 48-year-old is currently eighth on the league's all-time rushing list. 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. He won four Super Bowls and was an eight-time All-Pro during that period. The use of inverted wingers now sees traditional right wingers, the number 7's, like Cristiano Ronaldo, on the left, and traditional left wingers, the number 11's, like Gareth Bale, on the right. He recorded 1,089 tackles, 132.5 sacks, 56 forced fumbles and nine interceptions. Later on, when association football laws changed and it was permitted to assign seven substitute players, second-choice goalkeepers often wore the number 18. He was named a seven time All-Pro after being selected with the No. The two-time Super Bowl champion was the No. He joined the team as a walk-on and the rest is history. After his playing career, he spent 18 seasons coaching wide receivers for the Raiders. The ex-Volunteer threw for 71,940 yards and 539 touchdowns in his Hall of Fame career. He should be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame one day. He was named a ten-time All-Pro. This came about based on the traditional 2–3–5 system. Tingelhoff joined the Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 1962. The Broncos eagerly welcomed him in his twilight years. Moon went undrafted in 1978 but his career turned out just fine. Page went to nine Pro Bowls and was also a nine-time All-Pro. In Argentina, the role is called doble 5 so there is not any convention as to which number it has. The AFA ultimately submitted a revised list with Ariel Ortega, originally listed as number 23, as the number 10. He was recognized six times as an All-Pro and was sent to seven Pro Bowls. He went to six Pro Bowls, was a three-time All-Pro and has since been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Most teams would gladly welcome that level of production from an undrafted free agent. 28 overall selection recorded 54 interceptions and six touchdowns. He has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Jackson has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. 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. Many of his records still stand with the Rams. Elizabeth City State Vikings. 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 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. Buckeye Battle Cry Series: Best Ohio State football player to wear No. 2 overall selection in the 1999 NFL Draft. Teams: St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers. Little was vital to Miami's offensive success during their perfect season in 1972. He also holds records for the most rushing yards during a rookie season (1,808) and most rushing yards in a playoff game (248). 21 as we count down toward the … Get the day's big stories + fun stuff you love like mock drafts, picks and power rankings. In continental Western Europe this can generally be seen: This changes from formation to formation, however the defensive number placement generally remain the same. His Falcons were the runner-up in Super Bowl LI. He has thrown for 77,416 yards and 547 touchdowns. While in Pittsburgh, he won four Super Bowls and was named to five Pro Bowls. Search our extensive list of all NFL players. 30 overall selection. He was named to four Pro Bowls and is a three-time All-Pro. Teams: Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers, Carolina Panthers. The former No. His career ended with 982 receptions for 15,292 yards and 156 receiving touchdowns. Smith was a fiery competitor on the football field. He has since been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. The Super Bowl champion has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. 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. The former No. The NFL disallowed the 0 and 00 jersey numbers in 1973 but not before Otto made his own legacy. He was named a nine-time All-Pro and started every game in which he played. When players from the reserve team are selected to play for the first team, they are given squad numbers between 26 and 50. He went to 10 Pro Bowls and was named a 10-time All-Pro. Numbers were assigned by field location: In the first game at Stamford Bridge, only the outfield players wore numbers (2–11). The Ohio native played 13 seasons in the NFL. 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]. Squad numbers are used in association football to identify and distinguish players that are on the field. 0 this year. The former No. 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. 8 overall selection was an eight time first-team All-Pro. President Donald Trump presented him with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2018. Lambert won four Super Bowls as a member of the Steelers. Most European top leagues adopted the system during the 1990s. Over the course of his career, Bailey deflected 203 passes and intercepted 52. The Florida native has been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Moon became the first African American quarterback and the first undrafted quarterback to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The Florida native accumulated 1,173 tackles, 128 sacks, eight interceptions and 40 forced fumbles over the course of 15 NFL seasons. Starr has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason were also considered in this spot. 7 overall selection in the 1999 NFL Draft. This included Manchester United's Premier League clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on 10 February 2008, when 1950s style kits were worn as part of the Munich air disaster's 50th anniversary commemorations. He recorded 137.5 sacks and eight interceptions during his career. Shell has been inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Visit us to get stats of teams who has scored the most penalties in EPL 2020-21. His 12 interceptions returned for a touchdown and 32 fumbles recoveries are both records. In 2011, MLS club Real Salt Lake retired the former playing number of coach Jason Kreis, number 9.[27]. As a defensive back, he recorded 62 interceptions and four touchdowns. It's unique for his particular team—no one else can use or wear it. Brees is one of a few active players on this list. White won Super Bowl XXXI with the Packers. 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." The move to a fixed number being assigned to each player in a squad was initiated for the 1954 World Cup where each man in a country's 22-man squad wore a specific number for the duration of the tournament. In the past, when it was permitted to assign five substitute players in a match, the goalkeeper would also often wear the number 16, the last shirt number in the squad. The former third-round selection was a six-time Pro Bowl selection and four-time All-Pro. It was always Primetime in the NFL during his 17 seasons. The Ohio native is a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Wilson's play is a primary reason. The former No. However, football fans often associate their favourite players with the jersey number. "The Sheriff" was selected with the No. It was not until the mid 1960s in the national team, with Argentina winning the Taça das Nações (1964) using 3–2–5, and the late '60s, for clubs, with Estudiantes winning the treble of the Copa Libertadores (1968, 1969, 1970) using 4–4–2, that Argentine football finally adopted modern formations on major scale, and caught up with its counterparts on the other side of the Atlantic. 6 overall selection recorded 47 interceptions over the course of his career. He took calculated risks downfield and was methodical in the team's matriculation down the field. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. The Super Bowl champion entered the league as the No. Youngblood played his entire career with the Rams. 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 former Bruin played on both sides of the ball. Marino is likely the best NFL player to never win a Super Bowl. Similarly the Swedish national team number their players: four defenders – 2, 3, 4, 5; four midfielders – 7, 6, 8, 9; two forwards – 10, 11. [20] In The Football League, the number 55 has been worn by Ade Akinbiyi for Crystal Palace,[21] and Dominik Werling for Barnsley. 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. ... unusual on the jerseys of a few players: the number 0. The former No. The Connecticut native accumulated league honors at every turn en route to a Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. [34], Before the 2002 World Cup, the Argentine Football Association (AFA) attempted to retire the number 10 in honour of Maradona by submitting a squad list of 23 players for the tournament, listed 1 through 24, with the number 10 omitted. Kane then switched to the number 10 for the 2015-16 season after Emmanuel Adebayor left the club and the number was vacated. Since entering the league, he has been named to four Pro Bowls and was named a first-team All-Pro in 2016. Teams: Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Baltimore Ravens. He has since been inducted into the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. Buchanan is a Super Bowl champion. 75 jersey is one of two -- Ernie Stautner being the other -- to be retired by the Steelers franchise. You may have noticed college football players are sporting the No. The six-time Pro Bowl selection was also named an All-Pro twice. The 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee was a gunslinger in the sense that he was willing to take more risks than the average quarterback. His 99-yard run in 1983 against the Vikings is tied for a league record. The Pro Football Hall of Fame opened their doors for him in 2012. Teams: Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers. Dent was a member of the glorified 1985 Bears defense. Teams: Los Angeles Express, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, San Francisco 49ers. Teams: San Diego Chargers, Miami Dolphins. Teams: Washington Redskins, Denver Broncos. The Georgia native was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and was named a six-time All-Pro. He was named MVP in one of his three Super Bowl victories. Get NFL player stats, breaking news and analysis. Check out the list of player with most yellow cards in English Premier League season of English Premier League 2020. [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. On and off the field, Deion Sanders is one of the most impactful football players of all-time. The Pro Football and College Football Hall of Famer went to eight Pro Bowls and was an eight-time All-Pro. Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Denver Broncos. 4 overall selection played 13 seasons in the league. He has been to nine Pro Bowls and was named a nine-time All-Pro selection. The Georgia native appeared in five Pro Bowls and was named a seven-time All-Pro. The hometown product played an integral role in the defense known as "The Purple People Eaters." The six-time Pro Bowl receiver entered the league as the No. His career began on a promising note as NFL Rookie of the Year in 2012. Erskine Flying Fleet. [5], In South America, Argentina was the first country with numbered shirts. The first formation used in Argentine football was the 2–3–5 and, until the '60s, it was the sole formation employed by Argentine clubs and the Argentina national football team, with only very few exceptions like River Plate's La Máquina from the '40s that used 3–2–2–3. This system of numbering can also be adapted to a midfield diamond with the holding midfielder wearing 4 and the attacking central midfielder wearing 8. The Daily Mirror ("Numbered Jerseys A Success", p. 29, 27 August 1928) also covered the match: "I fancy the scheme has come to stay. Teams: Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks. The former sixth round pick has thrown for 74,571 yards and 541 touchdowns during his career. Newton is another undrafted free agent that entered the NFL and had a long career. The linebacker has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Teams: Carolina Panthers, Baltimore Ravens. The proud Gator was named to eight Pro Bowls and was a six-time All-Pro. He made six Pro Bowl appearances. During his 14 year career, he went to six Pro Bowls. "10" is one of the most emblematic squad numbers in football,[2] due to the sheer number of football legends that used the number 10 shirt; playmakers, second strikers and attacking midfielders usually wear this number. A total of 71 passes were picked off by his hands. Wilson is a Super Bowl champion and a seven-time Pro Bowl selection. He won three Super Bowls in addition to individual recognition. Over the course of his career, he recorded 8,052 rushing yards and 65 touchdowns. Wayne caught 1,070 passes for 14,345 receiving yards and 82 receiving touchdowns in his career. Vincent was empowered to serve as NFL Players Association President by his fellow players after his playing career. He was sent to three Pro Bowls and was named a three-time All-Pro. Manning was named to the Pro Bowl in 14 of his 18 seasons. LaDainian Tomlinson and Eric Allen were other dominant players to wear No. He was a physical running back that rushed for 12,312 yards and 106 touchdowns over nine seasons. 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. The Minnesota native was a member of Miami's 1972 perfect season. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. He went to five Pro Bowls and was a five-time first-team All-Pro. The former Badger amassed 47 interceptions, 12 fumble recoveries, 12 forced fumbles and three defensive touchdowns during his career. The Nebraska native appeared in all four of Minnesota's Super Bowls. One of those clubs, Brighton & Hove Albion, issued 25 players with squad numbers but reverted to traditional 1–11 numbering halfway through the season. The mobile thrower has nearly 30,000 passing and 4,000 rushing yards to his name. Mankins played nine seasons for the Patriots and yet somehow did not win a Super Bowl. He was selected to three Pro Bowls and was also a three-time All-Pro. Wanderers won 4-2. Grantham was drafted into the NFL and the AFL. He went to six Pro Bowls and was a six-time All-Pro. His six Super Bowl rings speak loudly for the three-time NFL MVP. He amassed 137.5 sacks in a career that ended within the walls of the Pro Football and College Football Halls of Fame. He went to seven Pro Bowls and was an eight-time All-Pro. Where the 2 fullbacks retained the numbers 2, 3. Shields was a mauler in the run game and helped pave the way for the likes of Marcus Allen, Priest Holmes and Larry Johnson. However, numbers 1–11 are often still worn … Twice a Super Bowl champion, Green was selected to seven Pro Bowls and has been named an All-Pro on four separate occasions. 4 overall selection. The Stanford graduate has since been inducted into the College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame. The Alabama native threw for 24,718 yards and 152 touchdowns. The Gulfport, Mississippi native emerged victorious in Super Bowl XXXI. He played until 2002 when he was 42-years-old. 10 overall selection in the 1987 NFL Draft. Larry Allen and Joe Thomas would have been considered in almost any other debate among linemen. Marvin Harrison and Wayne are Peyton Manning's best known receivers. After some years during which players had to wear a number between 1–24, now they can wear any number between 1–99 without restrictions. The Wisconsin native went to three Pro Bowls and was a three-time All-Pro selection. The Canton, Ohio native returned home for a special induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1988. Teams: Chicago Bears, San Francisco 49ers, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles. FIU Panthers. 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. He compiled 4,956 rushing yards, 39 rushing touchdowns, 3,172 return yards and eight return touchdowns over the course of his career. The NFL's MVP in 1977 accumulated 16,726 rushing yards and 110 rushing touchdowns. Neither player has been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but both have been recognized individually by their respective organizations. Learn about the importance of this soccer jersey number and why it’s so coveted on Chelsea FC and other Premier League teams. Ryan has 51,186 passing yards and the ticker is still rolling north. Teams: Los Angeles Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers, San Francisco 49ers. His career resume had previously included AFL all-star recognition as well as an AFL championship. The other consideration for this selection was another Giants quarterback -- Eli Manning. His tackling ability is just one area where the veteran falls short. 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. Argentina developed its numeration system independently from the rest of the world. The Pro Football and College Football Hall of Famer was indefensible as a rusher and a return man. Smith was a member of the same USC secondary as the aforementioned Ronnie Lott. This makes it easier for fans, coaches, announcers, and officials to differentiate between the players on the field. Teams: Oakland Raiders, New Orleans Saints, Dallas Cowboys, St. Louis Rams. Ronde Barber was nearly the choice here but I could not, in good faith, pick Sanders over Anthony Munoz for the Ultimate NFL Draft and turn around only to select Barber over Sanders, which is like saying Barber was better than Munoz. The former Bulldog does not have the Super Bowl validation of Brown but he has three times as many Pro Bowl selections (12). Chris Oats’ number will be worn by a different player every game, per Mark Stoops ... in spirit. His career ended having thrown for nearly 50,000 yards. 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. A large number of LSU football players have been placed into quarantine in an effort to curtail the spread of the coronavirus, sources confirmed to ESPN. Griezmann 7 Antoine Griezmann. The first ballot Hall of Famer holds the record for most points scored by a non-kicker. The former No. Although he has not been named league MVP, the former Boilermaker has appeared in 13-Pro Bowls. He made his share of enemies throughout his fruitful career. 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