The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 33 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 33 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 33. 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 33.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 33
1) Aaron Jones, RB (2017-Present)
NFL Draft: 2017, Round 5, Pick 182 to the Green Bay Packers
Aaron Jones is the best player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 33 jersey. He is a fan-favorite of Packer fans due to his fun-loving personality and tremendous talent on the field. Despite only being voted to the Pro Bowl once, Jones’ talent and stats suggest he should have more accolades.
In six seasons, Jones has run for 5,284 yards and 43 touchdowns while averaging 5.1 yards per carry. Jones has added 1,843 yards and 17 touchdowns as a receiver as well.
2) Doug Evans, CB (1993-97)
NFL Draft: 1993, Round 6, Pick 141 to the Green Bay Packers
Despite being a sixth-round draft pick, Doug Evans started 62 games over five seasons for Green Bay. He totaled 12 interceptions, 315 tackles, six sacks and one touchdown as a Packer. Evans also won a Super Bowl with Green Bay.
3) Barty Smith, RB (1974-80)
NFL Draft: 1974, Round 1, Pick 12 to the Green Bay Packers
Barty Smith was the 12th overall pick by the Packers in the 1974 NFL Draft. He wore the Green Bay Packers’ number 33 jersey for his entire career, which spanned seven seasons. Smith ran for 1,942 yards and 18 touchdowns as a Packer. He also added 979 yards and three touchdowns through the air.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 33 in 2023?
Obviously, Aaron Jones currently wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 33 jersey. He is the best to wear the number in franchise history, and he legacy as a Packer should only improve this season.