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12. Herb Adderley
A five time Champion with the Green Bay Packers (and a sixth with the Dallas Cowboys), Herb Adderley intercepted 39 passes and twice would lead the NFL in Interception Return Yards.  Adderley was a four time First Team All Pro and was also a star Kick Returner who produced over 3,000 Yards.  He would tally nine touchdowns overall, an incredible number for someone who didn’t play offense.

The Bullet Points

  • Position: Cornerback
  • Acquired: Selected in the 1st Round, 12th Overall in the NFL Draft 12/27/61.
  • Departed: Signed with the Dallas Cowboys prior to the 1970 season.
  • Games Played: 125
  • Notable Statistics: 112 Games Started 
    39 Interceptions
    795 Interception Return Yards
    7 Interception Return Touchdowns
    120 Kick Returns
    3,080 Kick Return Yards
    2 Kick Return Touchdowns
    116 Approximate Value
  • Major Accolades and Awards: NFL Champion (1961, 1962 & 1965)
    Super Bowl Champion (I & II)
    First Team All-Pro Selection (1962, 1963, 1965 & 1966)
    Second Team All-Pro Selection (1964 & 1967)
    Pro Bowl Selection (1963, 1964, 1965, 1966 & 1967)
    Most Interception Return Yards (1965 & 1969)
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