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Ken Anderson

Kenneth Allan Anderson

Position: QB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 212 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: February 15, 1949 in Batavia, IL
High School: Batavia
College: Augustana (IL)
Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 3rd round (67th overall) of the 1971 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 121 (31st overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

Hall of Fame finalist in 1996, 1998

Coaching Record

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Ken Anderson's Career 4th quarter comebacks and game-winning drives

The research for this page was done by Scott Kacsmar. Read his extensive three-part article (Part I - Part II - Part III) for full details.

View complete leaderboards for game-winning drives and comebacks.

10 fourth quarter comebacks, 15 game-winning drives

Age is Years-Days
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
1 1972 2 1972-09-24 23-222 CIN PIT W 15-10 13 27 48.15% 157 0 1 51.0 5.81 4.15 3 11 3.67 0 4QC / GWD
2 1972 5 1972-10-15 23-243 CIN @ KAN W 23-16 14 25 56.00% 182 2 0 105.7 7.28 8.88 1 -2 -2.00 0 4QC / GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
3 1973 2 1973-09-23 24-220 CIN HOU W 24-10 15 26 57.69% 155 1 0 87.8 5.96 6.73 1 -4 -4.00 0 GWD
4 1973 9 1973-11-11 24-269 CIN @ BUF W 16-13 9 22 40.91% 141 0 2 25.0 6.41 2.32 6 26 4.33 0 GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
5 1975 3 1975-10-05 26-232 CIN @ HOU W 21-19 19 28 67.86% 210 3 1 110.7 7.50 8.04 9 6 0.67 0 4QC / GWD
6 1975 6 1975-10-26 26-253 CIN @ ATL W 21-14 18 26 69.23% 193 1 0 103.5 7.42 8.19 5 36 7.20 1 GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
7 1976 1 1976-09-12 27-210 CIN DEN W 17-7 17 25 68.00% 147 2 1 93.2 5.88 5.68 2 6 3.00 0 4QC / GWD
8 1976 10 1976-11-14 27-273 CIN HOU W 31-27 14 30 46.67% 253 3 0 109.4 8.43 10.43 4 14 3.50 1 4QC / GWD
9 1976 11 1976-11-21 27-280 CIN @ KAN W 27-24 9 17 52.94% 123 0 1 51.8 7.24 4.59 5 12 2.40 0 4QC / GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
10 1977 7 1977-10-30 28-257 CIN HOU W 13-10 12 16 75.00% 107 0 0 92.4 6.69 6.69 3 24 8.00 0 GWD
11 1977 10 1977-11-20 28-278 CIN MIA W 23-17 14 26 53.85% 123 1 0 79.5 4.73 5.50 5 24 4.80 1 4QC / GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
12 1978 15 1978-12-11 29-299 CIN @ RAM W 20-19 13 27 48.15% 227 1 2 58.7 8.41 5.81 6 11 1.83 0 4QC / GWD
Passing Rushing
Rk Year G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD Notes
13 1981 2 1981-09-13 32-210 CIN @ NYJ W 31-30 22 34 64.71% 252 2 1 94.2 7.41 7.26 5 9 1.80 0 4QC / GWD
14 1981 4 1981-09-27 32-224 CIN BUF W 27-24 28 40 70.00% 328 3 0 119.6 8.20 9.70 2 21 10.50 0 4QC / GWD
15 1981 17 1982-01-03 32-322 CIN BUF W 28-21 14 21 66.67% 192 1 0 111.6 9.14 10.10 2 15 7.50 0 GWD