The following is a list of notable past or present players of the Green Bay Packers professional American football team.


Current players


Running backs

Wide receivers

Tight ends

Offensive linemen

Defensive linemen


Defensive backs

Special teams

Unrestricted FAs

Rookies in italics

Roster updated March 28, 2024

70 active, 2 free agent(s)

AFC rostersNFC rosters

All-time roster

Starting quarterbacks

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers starting quarterbacks

Draft choices

Main articles: Green Bay Packers draft history, Green Bay Packers draft picks (1936–1969), and Green Bay Packers draft picks (1970–present)

First-round draft picks

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers first-round draft picks


Pro Football Hall of Famers

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Retired numbers

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers retired numbers

A photo of the part of Lambeau field that shows all of the Packers' retired numbers and player names.
Lambeau Field's north end zone with the six retired numbers

In nearly nine decades of Packers football, the Packers have formally retired six numbers.[1] All six Packers are members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame and their numbers and names are displayed on the green façade of Lambeau Field's north endzone as well as in the Lambeau Field Atrium.

Tony Canadeo
HB, 1941–1944, 1946–1952
Retired 1952
Brett Favre
QB, 1992–2007
Retired 2015
Don Hutson
WR, 1935–1945
Retired 1951
Bart Starr
QB, 1956–71
Retired 1973
Ray Nitschke
LB, 1958–1972
Retired 1983
Reggie White
DE, 1993–1998
Retired 2005

MVP Award winners

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers to win a most valuable player award

Packers Hall of Fame

Main article: Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame

Pro Bowl selections

Main article: List of Green Bay Packers Pro Bowl selections

Since 1950, the Packers have had players selected to participate in the Pro Bowl every season except 9.

Alumni Association

In 1949, the Packers Alumni Association was formed to engage with and support past Packers players.[2] More recently, Chris Jacke formed the Packers Alumni Resources group.[3]


  1. ^ "Infographic: Packers' retired numbers". August 11, 2019. Archived from the original on January 29, 2021. Retrieved January 24, 2021.
  2. ^ "First Packer Alumni Group Is Organized". Green Bay Press-Gazette (clipping). February 8, 1949. p. 18. Retrieved February 27, 2024 – via
  3. ^ "Player Alumni Resources". Retrieved February 27, 2024.