The Greatest Athlete To Wear #57 is Pro Football Hall of Famer- Miami Dolphins center Dwight Stephenson.
Notable #57’s- Clay Matthews played 19 years in the NFL mostly with the Cleveland Browns. No linebacker has ever played longer. He should be given consideration for the Hall of Fame. Thomas Jackson before he went to ESPN- was an outstanding linebacker for the Broncos. Rickey Jackson is a Hall of Fame linebacker from the Saints. In baseball Johnny Vander Meer is famous for his back to back no-hitters in 1938. That record will never be broken.
The Greatest Athlete To Wear #57 is Dwight Stephenson. Dwight Stephenson was the best center in the game in the 1980’s before a serious knee injury ended his career. He was a 5 time Pro Bowler and a member of the All-1980’s Decade Team.