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With four days until the 2022 NFL season, we give you the best NFL players to wear #4. Of course, some of the all-time greats at this number will still be playing this season. They have the ability to continue rising up the list! The official ranking of these players is based on the Approximate Value (AV) from Pro Football Reference.
Without further ado, here are the all-time best players to wear #4 in NFL history.
Best Players to Wear 4 in NFL History
1) Brett Favre, QB (1991-2010)
NFL Draft: 1991, Round 2, Pick 33 to the Atlanta Falcons
Hall of Fame
11x Pro Bowl | 3x All-Pro
NFL MVP (1995-97)
NFL Offensive Player of the Year (1995)
Super Bowl Champion (XXXI)
71,838 Passing Yards, 508 TD-336 INT
NFL Records for longest touchdown pass (99 yards0, most consecutive starts (297, 321 including playoffs) and most career interceptions (336).
2) Jim Harbaugh, QB (1988-2000)
NFL Draft: 1987, Round 1, Pick 26 to the Chicago Bears
1x Pro Bowl
26,288 Passing Yards, 129 TD-117 INT
3) Derek Carr, QB (2014-Present)
NFL Draft: 2014, Round 2, Pick 36 to the Oakland Raiders
3x Pro Bowl
31,700 Passing Yards, 193 TD-85 INT
4) Jason Hanson, K (1992-2012)
NFL Draft: 1992, Round 2, Pick 56 to the Detroit Lions
2x Pro Bowl
495/601 FGs, 56-Yard Long, 98.8% on PATs
NFL Records for most seasons played with one team (21) and most games played with one team (327).
5) Adam Vinatieri, K (1996-2019)
NFL Draft: Undrafted
3x Pro Bowl | 3x All-Pro
Super Bowl Champion (XXXVI, XXXVIII, XXXIX, XLI)
599/715 FGs, 57-Yard Long, 97.3% on PATs
NFL Records for most career points scored (2,673), most consecutive field goals made (44), most combined regular season and postseason games played (397), most career field goals made (599), most FGs attempted (715), most season with 100+ points (21), most career overtime FGs (11) and most field goals made in a postseason (14).