National Football League 1960s All-Decade Team

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This is a list of NFL players who had outstanding performances throughout the 1960s and have been compiled together into this fantasy group. The team was selected by voters of the Pro Football Hall of Fame at the end of the decade.

Players[edit]

All information can be Referenced at the Hall of Fame website[1]
Position Player College Team(s) Years Hall of Fame Class

Offense[edit]

Quarterback Jurgensen, Sonny Sonny Jurgensen Duke Philadelphia Eagles 1957–1963 1983
Washington Redskins 1964–1974
Starr, Bart Bart Starr Alabama Green Bay Packers 1956–1971 1977
Unitas, Johnny Johnny Unitas Louisville Baltimore Colts 1956–1972 1979
San Diego Chargers 1973
Halfback Crow, John David John David Crow Texas A&M Chicago Cardinals/St. Louis Cardinals 1958–1964 Not inducted
San Francisco 49ers 1965–1968
Hornung, Paul Paul Hornung Notre Dame Green Bay Packers 1957–1962, 1964–1966 1986
Kelly, Leroy Leroy Kelly Morgan State Cleveland Browns 1964–1973 1994
Sayers, Gale Gale Sayers Kansas Chicago Bears 1965–1971 1977
Fullback Brown, Jim Jim Brown Syracuse Cleveland Browns 1957–1965 1971
Taylor, Jim Jim Taylor LSU Green Bay Packers 1958–1966 1976
New Orleans Saints 1967
Split End Shofner, Del Del Shofner Baylor Los Angeles Rams 1957–1960 Not inducted
New York Giants 1961–1967
Taylor, Charley Charley Taylor Arizona State Washington Redskins 1964–1975, 1977 1984
Flankers Collins, GaryGary Collins Maryland Cleveland Browns 1962–1971 Not inducted
Dowler, Boyd Boyd Dowler Colorado Green Bay Packers 1959–1969 Not inducted
Washington Redskins 1971
Tight end Mackey, JohnJohn Mackey Syracuse Baltimore Colts 1963–1971 1992
San Diego Chargers 1972
Tackle Brown, Bob Bob Brown Nebraska Philadelphia Eagles 1964–1968 2004
Los Angeles Rams 1969–1970
Oakland Raiders 1971–1973
Gregg, Forrest Forrest Gregg Southern Methodist Green Bay Packers 1956, 1958–1970 1977
Dallas Cowboys 1971
Neely, RalphRalph Neely Oklahoma Dallas Cowboys 1965–1977 Not inducted
Guard Hickerson, Gene Gene Hickerson Ole Miss Cleveland Browns 1958–1973 2007
Kramer, Jerry Jerry Kramer Idaho Green Bay Packers 1958–1968 Not inducted[N1]
Mudd, Howard Howard Mudd Michigan State
Hillsdale
San Francisco 49ers 1964–1969 Not inducted
Chicago Bears 1969–1970
Center Ringo, Jim Jim Ringo Syracuse Green Bay Packers 1953–1963 1981
Philadelphia Eagles 1964–1967

Defense[edit]

End Atkins, Doug Doug Atkins Tennessee Cleveland Browns 1953–1954 1982
Chicago Bears 1955–1966
New Orleans Saints 1967–1969
Davis, Willie Willie Davis Grambling Cleveland Browns 1958–1959 1981
Green Bay Packers 1958–1969
Jones, David "Deacon"David "Deacon" Jones Mississippi Vocational
South Carolina State
Los Angeles Rams 1961–1971 1980
San Diego Chargers 1972–1973
Washington Redskins 1974
Tackle Karras, Alex Alex Karras Iowa Detroit Lions 1958–1962, 1964–1970 Not inducted
Lilly, Bob Bob Lilly TCU Dallas Cowboys 1961–1974 1980
Olsen, MerlinMerlin Olsen Utah State Los Angeles Rams 1962–1976 1982
Linebacker Butkus, Dick Dick Butkus Illinois Chicago Bears 1965–1973 1979
Morris, Larry Larry Morris Georgia Tech Los Angeles Rams 1955–1957 Not inducted
Chicago Bears 1959–1965
Atlanta Falcons 1966
Nitschke, RayRay Nitschke Illinois Green Bay Packers 1958–1972 1978
Nobis, TommyTommy Nobis Texas Atlanta Falcons 1966–1976 Not inducted
Robinson, Dave Dave Robinson Penn State Green Bay Packers 1963–1972 2013
Washington Redskins 1973–1974
Cornerback Adderley, Herb Herb Adderley Michigan State Green Bay Packers 1961–1969 1980
Dallas Cowboys 1970–1972
Barney, LemLem Barney Jackson State Detroit Lions 1967–1977 1992
Boyd, BobbyBobby Boyd Oklahoma Baltimore Colts 1960–1968 Not inducted
Safety Meador, Eddie Eddie Meador Arkansas Tech Los Angeles Rams 1959–1970 Not inducted
Wilson, Larry Larry Wilson Utah St. Louis Cardinals 1960–1972 1978
Wood, Willie Willie Wood USC Green Bay Packers 1960–1971 1989

Special Teams[edit]

Kicker Bakken, JimJim Bakken Wisconsin St. Louis Cardinals 1962–1978 Not inducted
Punter Chandler, DonDon Chandler Florida New York Giants 1956–1964 Not inducted
Green Bay Packers 1965–1967

Notes:

N1 Ten-time finalist to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NFL's All Decade Team of the 1960s". ProFootballHallofFame.com. Retrieved 1 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Hall of Famers: Yearly Finalists". ProFootballHoF.com. Retrieved 16 February 2013.