Fans can obtain photos of the best free safeties in history by checking out respective rankings of players at that position from Bleacher Report and NBC Sports. Each site include photos of all-time greats such as Steve Atwater, Ronnie Lott, John Lynch, Donnie Shell, Paul Krause and many other superstars.
Atwater averaged more than 100 tackles per season in his10 years with the Denver Broncos. Lott's ball-hawking ability landed him on the NFL’s 75th Anniversary All-Time Team. Known for his ferocious hitting, Lynch garnered nine Pro Bowl selections. Shell anchored the Steel Curtain defense of the 1970s, helping Pittsburgh to four Super Bowl wins. Krause's 81 career interceptions led to his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1998.