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Bob Griese

Robert Allen Griese

Position: QB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 190 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: February 3, 1945 in Evansville, IN
High School: Rex Mundi
College: Purdue   (school history)    (Griese college stats)
Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1967 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 104 (88th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Brian Griese
8-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1990, finalist in 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989

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Bob Griese's Career 4th quarter comebacks and game-winning drives

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16 fourth quarter comebacks, 20 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 1967 1 1967-09-17 22-226 MIA DEN W 35-21 12 19 63.16% 193 2 2 92.5 10.16 7.53 3 0 0.00 0 GWD
2 1967 10 1967-11-26 22-296 MIA BUF W 17-14 17 33 51.52% 222 1 3 45.3 6.73 3.24 1 0 0.00 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 1968 6 1968-10-20 23-260 MIA @ CIN W 24-22 16 29 55.17% 186 3 0 109.3 6.41 8.48 2 1 0.50 0 4QC / GWD
4 1968 9 1968-11-10 23-281 MIA @ BUF W 21-17 13 28 46.43% 188 1 1 65.8 6.71 5.82 5 32 6.40 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 1969 4 1969-10-04 24-243 MIA OAK T 20-20 13 27 48.15% 160 1 2 48.4 5.93 3.33 4 21 5.25 0 4QC
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 1970 13 1970-12-13 25-313 MIA NYJ W 16-10 9 17 52.94% 116 1 2 54.7 6.82 2.71 3 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 1971 1 1971-09-19 26-228 MIA @ DEN T 10-10 13 24 54.17% 181 1 1 75.2 7.54 6.50 0 0 0 4QC
8 1971 9 1971-11-14 26-284 MIA PIT W 24-21 9 14 64.29% 232 3 2 107.7 16.57 14.43 2 0 0.00 0 4QC / GWD
9 1971 10 1971-11-21 26-291 MIA BAL W 17-14 10 16 62.50% 90 1 0 98.4 5.63 6.88 4 6 1.50 0 GWD
10 1971 15 1971-12-25 26-325 MIA @ KAN W 27-24 20 35 57.14% 263 1 2 66.7 7.51 5.51 2 9 4.50 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 1972 3 1972-10-01 27-241 MIA @ MIN W 16-14 16 33 48.48% 127 1 2 43.4 3.85 1.73 1 5 5.00 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
12 1973 1 1973-09-16 28-225 MIA SFO W 21-13 11 24 45.83% 108 1 2 38.2 4.50 1.58 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
13 1974 3 1974-09-29 29-238 MIA @ SDG W 28-21 14 27 51.85% 248 1 2 65.0 9.19 6.59 1 5 5.00 0 4QC / GWD
14 1974 6 1974-10-20 29-259 MIA KAN W 9-3 11 25 44.00% 120 0 3 19.2 4.80 -0.60 1 8 8.00 0 4QC / GWD
15 1974 10 1974-11-17 29-287 MIA BUF W 35-28 11 18 61.11% 237 1 0 123.6 13.17 14.28 3 12 4.00 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
16 1975 2 1975-09-28 30-237 MIA @ NWE W 22-14 9 15 60.00% 89 0 3 37.2 5.93 -3.07 4 32 8.00 0 4QC / GWD
17 1975 6 1975-10-26 30-265 MIA @ BUF W 35-30 13 21 61.90% 151 2 2 75.8 7.19 4.81 4 3 0.75 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
18 1976 7 1976-10-24 31-264 MIA @ TAM W 23-20 8 15 53.33% 132 0 1 55.4 8.80 5.80 2 4 2.00 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
19 1978 15 1978-12-10 33-310 MIA OAK W 23-6 14 26 53.85% 163 0 2 41.0 6.27 2.81 0 0 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
20 1979 1 1979-09-02 34-211 MIA @ BUF W 9-7 14 27 51.85% 139 0 1 51.3 5.15 3.48 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
21 1980 3 1980-09-21 35-231 MIA @ ATL W 20-17 10 14 71.43% 140 2 1 113.1 10.00 9.64 0 0 0 4QC / GWD
22 1980 4 1980-09-28 35-238 MIA NOR W 21-16 16 23 69.57% 241 1 0 118.2 10.48 11.35 0 0 0 4QC / GWD