The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 29 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 29 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 29. 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 29.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 29
1) Mike McCoy, CB (1976-83)
NFL Draft: 1976, Round 3, Pick 72 to the Green Bay Packers.
Mike McCoy is the best player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 29 jersey. He made 97 starts for the Packers across his career, and he totaled 13 interceptions while with Green Bay.
2) Al Matthews, DB (1970-75)
NFL Draft: 1970, Round 2, Pick 41 to the Green Bay Packers
Al Matthews began his career with the Packers, playing six seasons for the organization. He played snaps at both safety and cornerback, starting 64 games in total for Green Bay. Across his 84 games, Matthews totaled 10 interceptions and one touchdown.
3) Ken Stills, S (1985-89)
NFL Draft: 1985, Round 8, Pick 209 to the Green Bay Packers
Ken Stills played five of his six NFL seasons for Green Bay, starting 51 of the 65 games he played in. Stills made seven interceptions, one sack and one touchdown while with the Packers.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 29 in 2023?
Currently, Rasul Douglas wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 29 jersey. Douglas has thrived when playing outside cornerback for Green Bay, and he is expected to serve as the starter in this role opposite of Jaire Alexander this season.