A look at the cornerbacks who have been inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.
Jesse Whittenton (born May 9, 1934) was an American football player.
By the time Jesse Whittenton came to the Packers as a free agent in 1958, he had played for the Rams for two seasons and was with the Bears briefly for part of another.
The 6’0”, 195-pound Whittenton played cornerback as a Packer. He led the team with six interceptions in 1960. In a key win against the Giants in 1961, Whittenton stole the ball from Giants running back Alex Webster setting up a Packer score.
Whittenton intercepted 20 passes and recovered 10 fumbles as a Packer. He was a starter on the 1961 and ‘62 Packer championship teams.
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