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Norm Snead

Norman Bailey Snead

Position: QB
Height: 6-4    Weight: 215 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: July 31, 1939 in Halifax County, VA
High School: Warwick
College: Wake Forest   (school history)    (Snead college stats)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 5th round (35th overall) of the 1961 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 87 (249th overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Norm Snead'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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14 fourth quarter comebacks, 19 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 1962 1 1962-09-16 23-047 WAS @ DAL T 35-35 14 26 53.85% 217 2 1 91.3 8.35 8.15 4 3 0.75 2 4QC
2 1962 2 1962-09-23 23-054 WAS @ CLE W 17-16 8 18 44.44% 147 1 3 52.1 8.17 1.78 1 -10 -10.00 0 4QC / GWD
3 1962 5 1962-10-14 23-075 WAS @ STL T 17-17 17 29 58.62% 262 1 1 85.7 9.03 8.17 1 1 1.00 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
4 1963 3 1963-09-29 24-060 WAS DAL W 21-17 13 24 54.17% 175 0 1 60.2 7.29 5.42 3 -4 -1.33 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 1965 1 1965-09-19 26-050 PHI STL W 34-27 17 32 53.13% 267 2 0 102.0 8.34 9.59 4 18 4.50 0 GWD
6 1965 9 1965-11-14 26-106 PHI WAS W 21-14 21 28 75.00% 311 0 1 96.0 11.11 9.50 3 3 1.00 1 GWD
7 1965 11 1965-11-28 26-120 PHI @ STL W 28-24 15 30 50.00% 267 3 1 100.3 8.90 9.40 4 6 1.50 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
8 1966 6 1966-10-16 27-077 PHI @ PIT W 31-14 12 24 50.00% 100 2 2 54.2 4.17 2.08 3 2 0.67 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
9 1967 3 1967-10-01 28-062 PHI PIT W 34-24 16 24 66.67% 258 4 0 142.0 10.75 14.08 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
10 1968 13 1968-12-08 29-130 PHI NOR W 29-17 10 18 55.56% 181 3 1 106.7 10.06 10.89 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 1969 7 1969-11-02 30-094 PHI @ NYG W 23-20 13 28 46.43% 164 2 4 49.4 5.86 0.86 1 -2 -2.00 0 4QC / GWD
12 1969 8 1969-11-09 30-101 PHI @ WAS T 28-28 18 33 54.55% 210 1 2 58.9 6.36 4.24 1 1 1.00 1 4QC
13 1969 10 1969-11-23 30-115 PHI @ STL W 34-30 18 30 60.00% 260 2 1 96.5 8.67 8.50 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
14 1970 10 1970-11-23 31-115 PHI NYG W 23-20 12 17 70.59% 173 1 0 122.9 10.18 11.35 2 2 1.00 2 4QC / GWD
15 1970 14 1970-12-20 31-142 PHI PIT W 30-20 21 29 72.41% 276 2 2 96.3 9.52 7.79 3 7 2.33 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
16 1971 7 1971-10-31 32-092 MIN @ NYG W 17-10 4 6 66.67% 87 1 0 149.3 14.50 17.83 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
17 1972 5 1972-10-15 33-076 NYG @ SFO W 23-17 11 16 68.75% 129 0 0 93.0 8.06 8.06 1 0 0.00 0 4QC / GWD
18 1972 6 1972-10-22 33-083 NYG STL W 27-21 15 26 57.69% 209 1 1 80.4 8.04 7.08 1 2 2.00 0 GWD
19 1972 10 1972-11-19 33-111 NYG @ STL W 13-7 13 24 54.17% 97 0 0 64.1 4.04 4.04 3 7 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
20 1973 2 1973-09-23 34-054 NYG PHI T 23-23 19 35 54.29% 272 0 1 67.8 7.77 6.49 1 1 1.00 0 4QC
21 1973 10 1973-11-18 34-110 NYG STL W 24-13 14 20 70.00% 192 1 1 96.2 9.60 8.35 2 14 7.00 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
22 1974 13 1974-12-08 35-130 SFO GNB W 7-6 8 14 57.14% 101 0 0 79.8 7.21 7.21 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
23 1976 10 1976-11-14 37-106 NYG WAS W 12-9 3 14 21.43% 26 0 2 0.0 1.86 -4.57 2 -1 -0.50 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 1961 10 1961-11-19 22-111 WAS @ DAL T 28-28 16 23 69.57% 234 1 1 98.8 10.17 9.09 4 11 2.75 2 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 1970 9 1970-11-15 31-107 PHI ATL T 13-13 17 28 60.71% 170 0 0 78.0 6.07 6.07 2 17 8.50 0 QB deserves no credit