Best NFL Player by Jersey Number: 50-99

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Buck Buchanan

The first player drafted by the AFL -- he went to the K.C. Chiefs in 1963 out of Grambling -- the fast, ferocious 6' 7", 270-pound Hall of Fame defensive tackle swatted down 16 passes in 1967 and later played in two Super Bowls.

Runner up: Dante Lavelli

Worthy of consideration: Gary Collins, Antonio Freeman, Stanley Morgan, Charley Young, Hines Ward

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