Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Players > D > Gary Danielson > Career 4th quarter comebacks and game-winning drives

Gary Danielson

Gary Dennis Danielson

Position: QB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 195 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: September 10, 1951 in Detroit, MI
High School: Divine Child
College: Purdue   (school history)    (Danielson college stats)

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 48 (1524th overall since 1950)

16 18

Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com

Gary Danielson'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.

5 fourth quarter comebacks, 11 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 1977 10 1977-11-20 26-071 DET TAM W 16-7 7 17 41.18% 80 0 1 31.5 4.71 2.06 3 31 10.33 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
2 1978 13 1978-11-23 27-074 DET DEN W 17-14 10 18 55.56% 112 0 1 51.2 6.22 3.72 1 17 17.00 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 1980 6 1980-10-12 29-032 DET NOR W 24-13 13 19 68.42% 186 0 0 99.9 9.79 9.79 5 46 9.20 0 GWD
4 1980 9 1980-11-02 29-053 DET SFO W 17-13 23 32 71.88% 263 1 2 80.6 8.22 6.03 3 5 1.67 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
5 1981 1 1981-09-06 29-361 DET SFO W 24-17 16 27 59.26% 196 2 1 91.0 7.26 7.07 1 6 6.00 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
6 1983 16 1983-12-18 32-099 DET TAM W 23-20 9 12 75.00% 143 1 0 142.0 11.92 13.58 2 0 0.00 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
7 1984 2 1984-09-09 32-365 DET @ ATL W 27-24 21 32 65.63% 250 2 0 110.2 7.81 9.06 0 0 0 GWD
8 1984 7 1984-10-14 33-034 DET TAM W 13-7 6 12 50.00% 91 1 0 103.1 7.58 9.25 5 39 7.80 1 GWD
9 1984 8 1984-10-21 33-041 DET @ MIN W 16-14 19 28 67.86% 260 0 1 82.4 9.29 7.68 6 14 2.33 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 1985 13 1985-12-01 34-082 CLE @ NYG W 35-33 8 17 47.06% 135 1 1 69.5 7.94 6.47 0 0 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
11 1988 1 1988-09-04 36-360 CLE @ KAN W 6-3 18 29 62.07% 170 0 1 63.9 5.86 4.31 1 -2 -2.00 0 GWD

2 other games of note

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 1977 13 1977-12-11 26-092 DET @ BAL W 13-10 17 32 53.13% 129 0 1 50.1 4.03 2.63 2 7 3.50 0 QB deserves little credit
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
2 1984 10 1984-11-04 33-055 DET PHI T 23-23 23 38 60.53% 275 1 2 69.5 7.24 5.39 2 2 1.00 0 QB deserves little credit