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Gale Sayers

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 Player Bio   Top
Gale Eugene Sayers
Position: HB/OHB/RB
Height: 6' 0''  Weight: 199
Born: 5/30/1943, in Wichita, KS, USA
High School: Central (Omaha, NE)
College: University of Kansas
Drafted: 1965, Round 1, Pick 4 (4 Overall) by Chicago Bears

 

 Yearly Regular Season Stats   Top
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Regular Season Stats
 PASSING RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
YearAGETeamLGGPATTCMPPCTYDSYPALNGTDINTSKDSKYRATRAT+ ATTYDSAVGTDLNG RECYDSAVGTDLNG TOTOWROPRYDSTD 
196522CHI NFL 143266.75317.6727 1100109.7149 1668675.21461t  2950717.5680t  94000
196623CHI NFL 146233.3589.6739 010030.645 22912315.4858t  3444713.1280t  23000
196724CHI NFL 13500.000.000 000039.659 1868804.7770  161267.9132t  84000
196825CHI NFL 9200.000.000 000039.658 1388566.2263  151177.8021  70000
196926CHI NFL 14200.000.000 001339.655 23610324.4828  171166.8025  72000
197027CHI NFL 2000.000.00000000.00 23522.3015  1-6-6.00-6  10000
197128CHI NFL 2000.000.00000000.00 13382.909  000.000 00000
7 NFL Season Totals 6818422.21116.170121331.7  99149565.0390 112130711.790 3413000

 PUNTS KICKOFFS
YearAGETeamLGGPRETYDSAVGFCLNGTD RETYDSAVGLNGTD 
196522CHI NFL 141623814.9985t 1 2166031.496t 1
196623CHI NFL 146447.31127 0 2371831.293t 2
196724CHI NFL 1338026.7858t 1 1660337.7103t3
196825CHI NFL 922914.5318 0 1746127.146 0
196926CHI NFL 14000.010 0 1433924.252 0
197027CHI NFL 2000.000 0 000.00 0
197128CHI NFL 2000.000 0 000.00 0
7 NFL Season Totals 682739114.53202 91278130.606

Awards

1969
- Pro Bowl MVP
1967
- Pro Bowl MVP
1966
- Pro Bowl MVP
1965
- UPI NFL-NFC Rookie of the Year

 Career Accomplishments   Top

Career Rush Avg
1.Jim Brown5.219
2.Gale Sayers5.001
3.Barry Sanders4.987
4.Napoleon Kaufman4.900
5.Paul Lowe4.868
Minimum 800 Att.
Career Rush TD
1.Emmitt Smith164
2.Ladainian Tomlinson*126
3.Marcus Allen123
4.Walter Payton110
5.Jim Brown106
. . . . .
100.Gale Sayers39
Career Rush Att/TD
1.Lenny Moore16.97
2.Paul Hornung17.86
3.Steve Van Buren19.13
4.Pete Johnson19.59
5.Priest Holmes20.70
. . . . .
23.Gale Sayers25.41
Minimum 800 Att.
Career Punt Ret TD
1.Eric Metcalf10
2.Brian Mitchell9
3.Rick Upchurch8
Jack Christiansen8
Desmond Howard8
. . . . .
96.Gale Sayers2
Career Kick Ret Avg
1.Gale Sayers30.560
2.Lynn Chandnois29.565
3.Adam Walker27.933
4.Travis Williams27.461
5.Joe Arenas27.324
Minimum 60 Ret.
Career Kick Ret TD
1.Gale Sayers6
Travis Williams6
Mel Gray6
Ollie Matson6
5.Timmy Brown5

 

1969
- Pro Bowl MVP
1967
- Pro Bowl MVP
1966
- Pro Bowl MVP
1965
- UPI NFL-NFC Rookie of the Year

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Gale Sayers

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