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The Top Ten Greatest NFL Cornerbacks of all Time
10.) Dick "Night Train" Lane
- Night Train Lane played for the Los Angeles Rams, the Chicago Cardinals, and the Detroit Lions.
- 2 Time NFL Interception Leader (1952, 1954)
- 7 Time NFL First Team All Pro (1954, 1955, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962)
9.) Richard Sherman
- Richard Sherman played for the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers.
- Super Bowl XLVIII Champion
- NFL Interception Leader (2013)
8.) Darrell Green
- Darrell Green played for the Washington Redskins from 1983 to 2002.
- 2 Time Super Bowl Champion (XXII, XXVI)
- Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award Winner (1996)
7.) Aeneas Williams
- Aeneas Williams played for the Arizona Cardinals and the Saint Louis Rams.
- NFL 1990’s All Decade Team
- 8 Time NFL Pro Bowl Selection (1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2003)
6.) Mel Blount
- Mel Blount played for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1970 to 1983.
- 4 Time Super Bowl Champion (IX, X, XIII, XIV)
- NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1975)
5.) Willie Brown
- Willie Brown played for the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders.
- 3 Time Super Bowl Champion (XI, XV, XVIII)
- AFL Champion (1967)
4.) Charles Woodson
- Charles Woodson played for the Oakland Raiders, and the Green Bay Packers.
- Super Bowl Champion (XLV)
- NFL Defensive Player of the Year (2009)
3.) Mike Haynes
- Mike Haynes played for the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Raiders.
- Super Bowl Champion (XVIII)
- NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year (1976)
2.) Rod Woodson
- Rod Woodson played for the Pittsburgh Steelers, the San Francisco 49ers, the Baltimore Ravens, and the Oakland Raiders.
- Super Bowl Champion (XXXV)
- NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1993)
1.) Deion Sanders
- Deion Sanders played for the Atlanta Falcons, the San Francisco 49ers, the Dallas Cowboys, the Washington Redskins, and the Baltimore Ravens.
- 2 Time Super Bowl Champion (XXIX, XXX)
- NFL Defensive Player of the Year (1994)
Written by: David Green