7 Football Players who Played for Raiders and Packers

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That also means that today’s grid has asked for players that have played for both the Las Vegas Raiders and Green Bay Packers.

And, it also means that you’re probably stuck on this particular box and you’re looking for a little help. Sound about right so far?

Well, good news, you’re in the right place.

I’ve done some research and have found players who played on both the Raiders and Packers.

James Lofton

James Lofton had a distinguished NFL career from 1978 to 1993, primarily with the Green Bay Packers. He was a key player in Green Bay’s offense for almost a decade, earning seven Pro Bowl selections during his time with the team.

Lofton, known for his speed and deep-threat capability, finished his career with 764 receptions, 14,004 receiving yards and 75 touchdowns.

His career also included stints with the Los Angeles Raiders, the Buffalo Bills (where he helped lead the team to two Super Bowl appearances), the Los Angeles Rams, and the Philadelphia Eagles. After his playing career, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2003.

Lofton Key Stats

  • Hall of Fame
  • Pro Bowl (Packers, Bills)
  • 1000+ Yards Receiving Season (Packers, Bills)

Casey Hayward

Casey Hayward was drafted in the second round, 62nd overall, by the Green Bay Packers in the 2012 NFL Draft. During his tenure with the Packers, Hayward made an immediate impact as a cornerback, earning NFL All-Rookie Team honors in his first season.

After spending four seasons in Green Bay, Hayward signed with the San Diego Chargers in 2016. With the Chargers, he elevated his game to another level, earning two Pro Bowl selections in 2016 and 2017, along with 2nd Team All-Pro honors.

Throughout his career, Hayward has been known for his exceptional coverage skills, ball-hawking ability, and versatility in the secondary. Hayward’s career statistics (as of the start of the 2023 season) include over 400 tackles, 25 interceptions, and 112 pass deflections.

Desmond Howard

Desmond Howard was selected by the Washington Redskins in the 1st round, 4th overall, of the 1992 NFL Draft. The wide receiver and return specialist played in the NFL for 11 seasons with various teams including the Redskins, Green Bay Packers, Oakland Raiders, and Detroit Lions.

Howard’s most memorable achievement came during his time with the Packers when he was named the MVP of Super Bowl XXXI. In that game, he returned a kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown, becoming the first and only player to win Super Bowl MVP solely for special teams play.

Over his career, Howard returned 8 punts for touchdowns. His return skills, particularly his performance in the Super Bowl, solidified his place in NFL history. Howard ended his NFL career with 123 receptions for 1,597 receiving yards and 7 receiving touchdowns, along with the impressive special teams contributions.

Howard Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Lions)
  • Super Bowl Champ (Packers)

Jared Cook

Jared Cook had a productive 13-year career in the NFL. He was selected in the third round of the 2009 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans, where he showcased his athleticism and pass-catching ability.

Cook has been a reliable target for several teams in his career, including the Rams, Packers, Raiders, Saints, and Chargers. He has been particularly valued for his ability to stretch the field and create mismatches against linebackers and safeties.

Over his career, Cook amassed over 7000 receiving yards and 45 touchdowns. He earned Pro Bowl selections in 2018 with the Raiders and the following year with the Saints.

Javon Walker

Javon Walker was selected in the 1st round, 20th overall, by the Green Bay Packers in the 2002 NFL Draft. The wide receiver made an immediate impact in Green Bay, and his breakout year came in 2004 when he earned Pro Bowl honors after recording 1,382 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns.

Throughout his career, Walker played for the Green Bay Packers, Denver Broncos, and the Oakland Raiders. He amassed 4,011 receiving yards and 31 touchdowns over his NFL career.

Though plagued by injuries, including a severe knee injury in 2005 and an ACL tear in 2007, Walker’s peak years showcased his ability to be a game-changing wide receiver.

Walker Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Packers)
  • 1000+ Yard Receiving Season (Packers, Broncos)

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was selected by the Green Bay Packers as the 21st overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Playing as a safety out of the University of Alabama, Clinton-Dix made an immediate impact in the league.

During his time with the Packers, Clinton-Dix was named to the Pro Bowl in 2016 and received second-team All-Pro honors that same year. He played for the Packers until 2018 when he was traded to the Washington Redskins. After finishing the season with Washington, Clinton-Dix spent a season each in Chicago and Las Vegas.

Throughout his career, Clinton-Dix has been respected for his coverage skills, instincts, and tackling ability. He recorded over 500 tackles, 16 interceptions, and 4 forced fumbles in his NFL career.

Clinton-Dix Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Packers)

Andre Rison

Andre Rison was selected in the first round, 22nd overall, by the Indianapolis Colts in the 1989 NFL Draft. Throughout his career, Rison’s big-play ability made him one of the most exciting receivers of his era, and his contributions on the field were often matched by his colorful personality off of it.

During his career, Rison played for multiple teams including the Colts, Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns, Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, and Oakland Raiders. As a wide receiver, he amassed over 10,000 receiving yards and 84 touchdown receptions.

He was a five-time Pro Bowl selection and a First-Team All-Pro in 1990. He was also a key mid-season addition to the Packers team that ended up winning Super Bowl XXXI.

Rison Key Stats

  • 1st Team All-Pro (Falcons)
  • Pro Bowl (Falcons, Chiefs)
  • Super Bowl Champ (Packers)
  • 1000+ Yard Receiving Season (Falcons, Chiefs)

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