Has there ever been an NFL player who wore the number 1?
Several.. Warren Moon is the most famous. Also Garo Yepremian,
former Miami Dolphins placekicker who is known for maybe the
biggest blooper ever in the Super Bowl. Many of the players who
wore #1 were placekickers.
The most famous Yankees player ever to wear this number is probably the great Phil Rizzuto, otherwise known as the Scooter. He wore it 1941-1942 and 1946-1956. It was the only number he wore. Both Tony Kubek and Chris Chambliss wore it after him. Bill Dickey wore it in his first full season in 1929. Click on the link below to see all the players that wore #10 for the Yankees. The Yankees retired the…
The "Iron Horse", Lou Gehrig, wore number 4 for the Yankees, and on July 4, 1939 he became the first player ever to have his number retired. No one on the Yankees wore number 4 before Gehrig, as uniform numbers were not introduced until 1929, when Gehrig was already in the fifth year of his consecutive-games-played streak.