The first game in the 2023 Green Bay Packers schedule is a September 10th matchup at the Chicago Bears. This means we have 64 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 64 days until the 2023 Green Bay Packers season, we give you the best players to wear Packers number 64. 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 64.
Best Players to Wear Green Bay Packers Number 64
1) Jerry Kramer, G (1958-68)
NFL Draft: 1958, Round 4, Pick 39 to the Green Bay Packers
Legend Jerry Kramer is the greatest player to wear the Green Bay Packers’ number 64 jersey. Kramer was finally inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in 2018.
He played all 11 seasons in Green Bay, where he won five NFL Championships and two Super Bowls. Kramer also was voted to three Pro Bowls, five First-Team All-Pro selections and two Second-Team All-Pro selections. Along with playing offensive guard, Jerry Kramer also played kicker for a few seasons, making 90/95 extra points and 29 total field goals.
2) John Jurkovic, DT (1993-95)
NFL Draft: Undrafted in 1990
After going undrafted in the 1990 NFL Draft, John Jurkovic was picked up by the Miami Dolphins. However, his first taste of playing time came in Green Bay. He played five years in Green Bay, but he wore number 92 in his first two seasons. While wearing the Packers’ number 64 jersey, Jurkovic made 41 starts, totaling 109 tackles and 5.5 sacks.
3) Syd Kitson, G (1980-84)
NFL Draft: 1980, Round 3, Pick 61 to the Green Bay Packers
Syd Kitson had a shortened NFL career, which stems from not fully bouncing back from neck and shoulder injuries. Kitson played three-plus seasons in Green Bay, making 12 starts for the team. He also caught a nine-yard pass.
Who Wears Packers’ Number 64 in 2023?
Currently, undrafted rookie Antonio Moultrie wears the Green Bay Packers’ number 64. Moultrie faces an uphill battle to make the Packers’ roster. However, there is an open competition on the defensive line, so he will be given the opportunity to compete.