The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 15 days until the kickoff of the 2023 Packers season. As our official countdown here on Let’s Go Wisconsin, we will go over the best players ever to wear the jersey number for the Packers equal to the number of days remaining. Follow along to keep track of how many days until the Packers’ season begins, and share who YOU think the best player to ever wear the Packers’ number is!
With 15 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 15. The official ranking of these players is based on the Approximate Value (AV) from Pro Football Reference. The AV is based on performance and accolades during the time they wore this number in Green Bay.
Without further ado, here are the all-time best players to wear Green Bay Packers number 15.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 15
We will do today’s jersey number a little differently than most of the others. Obviously, there is only one iconic player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 15 jersey. He is one of the most important players in franchise history. His jersey number was also retired, so no other player can wear 15 without the permission of his family and the organization.
1) Bart Starr, QB (1956-71)
NFL Draft: 1956, Round 17, Pick 200 to the Green Bay Packers.
Obviously, the best player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 15 is Bart Starr. All 16 of his NFL seasons came with the Packers. In these 16 years, the NFL Hall of Famer led Green Bay to a 94-57-6 record while passing for 24,718 yards, 152 touchdowns and 138 interceptions.
Bart Starr was a five-time NFL Champion, two-time Super Bowl champion, two-time Super Bowl MVP and the league MVP once. He was also voted to an All-Pro team and four Pro Bowl rosters. Bart Starr is truly a legend not only for the Green Bay Packers, but for the NFL as a whole.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 15 in 2023?
Currently, no player wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 15 jersey. This is because 15 is one of the Packers’ retired numbers, in honor of Bart Starr.