The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have six 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 six days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 6. 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 6.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 6
1) JK Scott, P (2018-20)
NFL Draft: 2018, Round 5, Pick 172 to the Green Bay Packers.
Unfortunately, punter JK Scott is the best player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 6 jersey, according to Pro Football Reference. He punted for the Packers for three seasons. Scott averaged 44.6 yards per punt and downed it inside the 20-yard line 32.5% of the time.
2) Dallin Leavitt, DB (2022-Present)
NFL Draft: Undrafted in 2018
Dallin Leavitt joined the Green Bay Packers last season to contribute on special teams. He played in all 17 games, totaling 13 tackles. Leavitt will be a special teams contributor again this season, but he may also see more snaps on defense as well.
3) Derrick Frost, P (2008)
NFL Draft: Undrafted in 2003
Derrick Frost punted for the Packers for one season. He played 12 games for Green Bay, averaging 42.1 yards per punt and downing it inside the 20-yard line 16.7% of the time.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 6 in 2023?
Currently, Dallin Leavitt wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 6 jersey. Obviously, Leavitt made the list above, so he has the opportunity to rise the ranks if he plays well. He will mostly be a rotational piece in the defensive backfield and a special teams contributor this season.