This year, number 17 is worn by Johnny Quinn - he plays WR.
Wide Receiver Charles Johnson holds number 17 on the Packers roster. He is a Rookie from Grand Valley State.
Bryan Bartlett "Bart" Starr
Luis Nani wore jersey number 17 for mancunian republic in 2010-2011.
Otto Graham was 57-13-1 in the NFL and 109-17-4 overall, the best winning percentage of all time.
16 and 17. He wore 16 prior to his stint in the WHA. Upon his return to the NHL he wore number 17.
Wendel wore number 17 with the leafs
According to pro-football-reference.com, there was no player who wore number 17 on the active roster of the 1970 New York Jets.
Burress Wore 17
From what I've researched, no one wore number 21 for the San Diego Chargers in 1998.
Don Meredith wore #17 for the Cowboys.
Mark Grace wore the numbers 28, and 17 during his rookie season with the Chicago Cubs in 1988, and wore the number 17 the rest of his career.