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Gary Burley, Kimo von Oelhoffen and Mike Pollak are the three most notable former Bengals to wear No. 67.

In just 67 days, the Cincinnati Bengals will be on the field for their regular-season opener against the Oakland Raiders.

In the meantime, we'll try to help you pass the time with another countdown and look at the history of Bengals players who have worn No. 67:

Mike Wilson .................... 1969-70

Gary Burley .................... 1975-83

David Douglas ................ 1986, ’87 (Games 1-2)

Jeff Reinke ..................... 1987 (Game 3)

David Douglas ................ 1987 (Games 6-15), ’88

Daniel Stubbs (96) ......... 1991, ’92 (Games 1-4)

Kimo von Oelhoffen ........ 1994-99

Jerry Fontenot ................ 2004

Mike Pollak.......................2013-14

Sam Montgomery..............2015

Perhaps the greatest Bengals to ever wear No. 6 was defensive lineman Gary Burley. Drafted in the third round (55th overall) out of Pittsburgh in the 1975 NFL Draft, Burley went on to play in 105 career games in Cincinnati. That included 60 starts, all of which were played at defensive end.

After Burley, the next longest-tenured Bengal to wear No. 67 was Kimo von Oelhoffen. Unfortunately, he's more remembered for his hit that tore Carson Palmer's knee up when he played for the Steelers, but KVO did play six seasons in Cincinnati prior to the Palmer debacle, and played in 79 games (36 starts).

Most recently, Mike Pollak played in 22 games (11 starts) with the Bengals before being released this offseason. He's now likely to retire.

This year, Sam Montgomery will wear No. 67, if he makes the Bengals' final 53-man roster. Montgomery spent all of 2014 on the Bengals' practice squad after being drafted by the Houston Texans in 2013 and spending time on their roster (with no games played) as well as the Oakland Raiders' practice squad that season.