There are Packers and Wisconsin connections all over the list of greatest NFL players by jersey number

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
There are Packers and Wisconsin connections all over the list of greatest NFL players by jersey number
There are Packers and Wisconsin connections all over the list of greatest NFL players by jersey number

USA Today published a list Monday of "greatest NFL players by uniform number," penned by Jim Reineking, and there are Packers connections aplenty. Heck, even if you don't go with purely Green Bay connections, the headline itself gives you two Wisconsin guys: "From No. 00 Jim Otto to No. 99 JJ Watt." Otto graduated from Wausau East before becoming a highly decorated center for the Oakland Raiders and earning enshrinement in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Watt, of course, is the Pewaukee native who has netted three NFL Defensive Player of the Year trophies as one of the most dominant defensive linemen this generation. Here's the full rundown of local ties 00 — Jim Otto The Wausau native first named

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