Player Numbers By Position

All players are required to wear numerals on their jerseys in accordance with the numerals specification requirements.

Playing position numerals are to be allocated as follows:

  • Quarterbacks, Punters, and Placekickers: 1-19;
  • Running Backs and Defensive Backs: 20-49;
  • Offensive Guards and Offensive Tackles: 60-79;
  • Wide Receivers: 80-89;
  • Tight Ends: 80-89;
  • Defensive Ends and Defensive Tackles: 90-99.

If a player changes position at any time, the player be issued an appropriate new jersey numeral.

Duplicate player numerals in a single team are prohibited.