The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 62 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 62 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 62. 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 62.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 62
1) Marco Rivera, G (1997-2004)
NFL Draft: 1996, Round 6, Pick 208 to the Green Bay Packers
After getting drafted in the sixth round of the 1996 NFL Draft, Marco Rivera was allocated to the Scottish Claymores in the World League, where was named an honorable mention All-World League. He then returned to Green Bay to wear the Packers’ number 62 jersey for eight seasons. He made 11 starts on the offensive line and won a Super Bowl. Rivera was also voted to three Pro Bowls, First-Time All-Pro once and Second-Team All-Pro once.
2) Bill Lueck, G (1968-74)
NFL Draft: 1968, Round 1, Pick 26 to the Green Bay Packers
Bill Lueck played his first seven seasons in Green Bay. He played a big role for the Packers, starting 76 games in these seven years.
3) Matt Brock, DE (1989-93)
NFL Draft: 1989, Round 3, Pick 58 to the Green Bay Packers
Matt Brock played six seasons in Green Bay, but only five years were in the Packers’ number 62 jersey. He changed his number in the final year when he transitioned to defensive tackle.
In the first five years, Brock made 61 starts for the Packers, totaling 202 tackles, 12.5 sacks and one interception.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 62 in 2023?
Currently, there are no players wearing the Green Bay Packers’ number 62 jersey.