The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 57 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 57 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 57. 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 57.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 57
1) Ken Bowman, C (1964-73)
NFL Draft: 1964, Round 8, Pick 111 to the Green Bay Packers
Center Ken Bowman was drafted in the eighth round by Green Bay, and he wore the Packers’ number 57 jersey for all 10 seasons of his NFL career. During his time in Green Bay, he made 107 starts up front for the Packers, winning three NFL Championships and two Super Bowls.
2) Rich Moran, G (1985-93)
NFL Draft: 1985, Round 3, Pick 71 to the Green Bay Packers
After being a third-round pick by the Packers in the 1985 NFL Draft, Rich Moran went on to play all nine of his NFL seasons for Green Bay. The majority of his 82 career starts were at guard, though he played a little center as well.
3) Derrel Gofourth, G (1977-82)
NFL Draft: 1977, Round 7, Pick 172 to the Green Bay Packers
Despite being a seventh-round draft pick, Derrel Gofourth had a long, successful NFL career. He spent his first six years in Green Bay, making 70 starts for the Packers.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 57 in 2023?
Currently, Brenton Cox Jr. wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 57 jersey. The rookie faces an uphill battle to make the roster, but anything could happen in training camp.