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Craig Morton

Larry Craig Morton

Position: QB
Height: 6-4    Weight: 214 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: February 5, 1943 in Flint, MI
High School: Campbell
College: California   (school history)    (Morton college stats)
Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1965 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 10th round (75th overall) of the 1965 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 82 (307th overall since 1950)

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Craig Morton'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.

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12 fourth quarter comebacks, 22 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 1966 14 1966-12-18 23-316 DAL @ NYG W 17-7 6 9 66.67 88 1 0 135.4 9.78 12.00 2 19 9.50 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
2 1967 6 1967-10-22 24-259 DAL @ PIT W 24-21 12 16 75.00 256 3 1 130.2 16.00 16.94 1 4 4.00 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 1969 2 1969-09-28 26-235 DAL @ NOR W 21-17 8 14 57.14 122 1 0 109.8 8.71 10.14 2 1 0.50 0 4QC / GWD
4 1969 8 1969-11-09 26-277 DAL NOR W 33-17 13 23 56.52 292 2 2 94.0 12.70 10.52 0 0 0 GWD
5 1969 11 1969-11-27 26-295 DAL SFO T 24-24 16 37 43.24 206 2 3 45.6 5.57 3.00 2 13 6.50 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 11 1970-11-26 27-294 DAL GNB W 16-3 12 20 60.00 201 0 0 94.0 10.05 10.05 2 3 1.50 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 1975 5 1975-10-20 32-257 NYG @ BUF W 17-14 15 21 71.43 220 1 1 101.3 10.48 9.29 4 5 1.25 0 4QC / GWD
8 1975 14 1975-12-21 32-319 NYG @ SFO W 26-23 16 30 53.33 168 1 0 81.0 5.60 6.27 1 -1 -1.00 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
9 1977 9 1977-11-13 34-281 DEN @ SDG W 17-14 12 32 37.50 149 2 1 60.5 4.66 4.50 3 10 3.33 0 4QC / GWD
10 1977 10 1977-11-20 34-288 DEN @ KAN W 14-7 8 18 44.44 135 1 2 49.3 7.50 3.61 4 12 3.00 0 GWD
11 1977 13 1977-12-11 34-309 DEN SDG W 17-9 9 17 52.94 133 1 0 98.4 7.82 9.00 2 6 3.00 0 4QC / GWD
12 1977 15 1977-12-24 34-322 DEN PIT W 34-21 11 23 47.83 164 2 0 100.6 7.13 8.87 5 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
13 1978 4 1978-09-24 35-231 DEN @ KAN W 23-17 12 21 57.14 138 1 1 73.1 6.57 5.38 3 22 7.33 0 GWD
14 1978 7 1978-10-16 35-253 DEN CHI W 16-7 8 13 61.54 109 1 1 81.9 8.38 6.46 1 5 5.00 0 4QC / GWD
15 1978 9 1978-10-29 35-266 DEN @ SEA W 20-17 11 28 39.29 155 1 0 69.8 5.54 6.25 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
16 1979 4 1979-09-23 36-230 DEN SEA W 37-34 11 16 68.75 178 3 0 145.3 11.13 14.88 2 -7 -3.50 0 4QC / GWD
17 1979 10 1979-11-04 36-272 DEN NOR W 10-3 17 26 65.38 223 1 3 65.5 8.58 4.15 2 -4 -2.00 0 GWD
18 1979 14 1979-12-02 36-300 DEN @ BUF W 19-16 9 23 39.13 140 1 1 56.4 6.09 5.00 4 14 3.50 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 1980 5 1980-10-05 37-243 DEN @ CLE W 19-16 9 12 75.00 109 0 0 102.4 9.08 9.08 4 5 1.25 0 GWD
20 1980 6 1980-10-13 37-251 DEN WAS W 20-17 6 8 75.00 108 1 0 156.2 13.50 16.00 3 4 1.33 0 4QC / GWD
21 1980 11 1980-11-16 37-285 DEN NYJ W 31-24 27 39 69.23 306 2 2 88.2 7.85 6.56 3 -1 -0.33 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
22 1981 6 1981-10-11 38-248 DEN DET W 27-21 13 18 72.22 283 3 1 130.8 15.72 16.56 2 1 0.50 0 4QC / GWD
23 1981 10 1981-11-08 38-276 DEN CLE W 23-20 21 33 63.64 291 1 0 102.0 8.82 9.42 1 5 5.00 0 4QC / GWD