10 NFL Greats We Wish Had Played for Just One Team

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10 NFL Greats We Wish Had Played for Just One Team

What is wrong with the picture to the left?

If you're a Chiefs fan, nothing. 

But for the rest of us, save for those who hated the 49ers, it is disconcerting to see Joe Montana in anything other than a San Francisco uniform.  

There is a certain sentimental value that goes with staying with one team for an entire career.

It gives the fans a sense of poetic justice—that this great player wore just one uniform, played for just one city and for one set of fans.

But the players on this list did not play for just their "one team."

Fortunately—or unfortunately, in my opinion— they extended their playing days a few years and played for another franchise to finish their careers, slightly tarnishing their legacy.

Every player on this list is a Hall-of-Famer, save for two who will most certainly be enshrined in Canton someday. 

For the record, I had to “bend” the rules to get two players on this list, but I think you'll understand.

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