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This is a community-based project with the goal of rating the best players in NFL history. In the matchup below, choose the player who you believe was the better player. It is up to you to determine how much weight to give to offense versus defense, peak value versus career value, regular season versus playoffs, etc.

Current Top Ten:
1. Jerry Rice (1979)
2. Walter Payton (1969)
3. Johnny Unitas (1964)
4. Steve Young (1959)
5. Jim Brown (1953)
6. Merlin Olsen (1948)
7. Joe Greene (1947)
8. John Hannah (1940)
9. Deacon Jones (1936)
10. Lance Alworth (1936)

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  Tale of the Tape
  Bunting Varrichione
HoF No No
Pos LB T
Height 6-1 6-1
Weight 220 234
Yrs 1972-1982 1955-1965
Years 10 10
Career AV 60 32
Games 132 133
Games Started 116 0
Pro Bowls 0 5
MVP Awards 0 0
All-Pro Teams 0 3
First Team All-Pro 0 0
College North Carolina Notre Dame
Teams Eagles
Steelers
Rams
Seasonal AV
(Best → Worst)
Rk Bunting Varrichione
1 9.0 8.0
2 8.0 6.0
3 7.0 6.0
4 6.0 5.0
5 6.0 4.0
6 6.0 3.0
7 6.0
8 5.0
9 3.0
10 2.0
11 2.0
Total 60.0 32.0
Wt Sum** 48.6 28.8
John Bunting
  Career Stats
Sacks3.0
Interceptions8
Intercept. Ret. Yds96
Long Intercep. Return45
Fumbles Recovered6
Fumble Return Yds18
Frank Varrichione
  Career Stats
Tm. Yds/Gm290
Yds/Gm+93