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Jeff Rutledge

Jeffrey Ronald Rutledge

Position: QB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 195 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: January 22, 1957 in Birmingham, AL
High School: Banks
College: Alabama   (school history)    (Rutledge college stats)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 9th round (246th overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 7 (7982nd overall since 1950)

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Jeff Rutledge's Career 4th quarter comebacks and game-winning drives

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4 fourth quarter comebacks, 5 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 1981 6 1981-10-11 24-262 RAM @ ATL W 37-35 11 20 55.00% 130 2 1 87.5 6.50 6.25 4 -1 -0.25 0 4QC / GWD
2 1981 9 1981-11-01 24-283 RAM DET W 20-13 9 12 75.00% 145 0 1 80.2 12.08 8.33 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
3 1987 9 1987-11-15 30-297 NYG @ PHI W 20-17 16 30 53.33% 298 1 2 71.3 9.93 7.60 3 28 9.33 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
4 1988 13 1988-11-27 31-310 NYG @ NOR W 13-12 11 17 64.71% 113 0 1 59.2 6.65 4.00 3 -1 -0.33 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
5 1990 8 1990-11-04 33-286 WAS @ DET W 41-38 30 42 71.43% 363 1 0 105.6 8.64 9.12 3 13 4.33 1 4QC / GWD

One other game 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 1983 8 1983-10-24 26-275 NYG @ STL T 20-20 20 46 43.48% 210 0 2 39.2 4.57 2.61 3 1 0.33 0 QB deserves little credit