Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  >  > Career 4th quarter comebacks and game-winning drives

Billy Wade

William James Wade Jr.

Position: QB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 202 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: October 4, 1930 in Nashville, TN
High School: Montgomery Bell Academy
College: Vanderbilt   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 48 (1526th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

 9   9 

Billy Wade'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.

10 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 1958 3 1958-10-12 28-008 RAM @ DET W 42-28 GWD
2 1958 10 1958-11-30 28-057 RAM @ CRD W 20-14 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 1959 3 1959-10-11 29-007 RAM @ CHI W 28-21 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 1960 9 1960-11-20 30-047 RAM @ GNB W 33-31 14 26 53.85% 162 3 1 95.4 6.23 6.81 4 11 2.75 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
5 1961 4 1961-10-08 31-004 CHI @ DET W 31-17 13 25 52.00% 330 2 1 107.5 13.20 13.00 6 39 6.50 1 4QC / GWD
6 1961 7 1961-10-29 31-025 CHI @ BAL W 21-20 11 28 39.29% 211 2 2 60.3 7.54 5.75 5 40 8.00 0 4QC / GWD
7 1961 11 1961-11-26 31-053 CHI RAM W 28-24 15 19 78.95% 207 1 1 107.7 10.89 9.58 4 20 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
8 1962 6 1962-10-21 32-017 CHI BAL W 35-15 13 26 50.00% 318 3 2 101.1 12.23 11.08 2 6 3.00 0 4QC / GWD
9 1962 9 1962-11-11 32-038 CHI MIN W 31-30 26 42 61.90% 274 3 5 65.1 6.52 2.60 3 13 4.33 1 4QC / GWD
10 1962 10 1962-11-18 32-045 CHI @ DAL W 34-33 28 46 60.87% 466 2 2 91.4 10.13 9.04 3 0 0.00 1 4QC / GWD
11 1962 14 1962-12-16 32-073 CHI DET W 3-0 17 33 51.52% 196 0 1 57.1 5.94 4.58 5 24 4.80 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
12 1963 11 1963-11-24 33-051 CHI @ PIT T 17-17 17 32 53.13% 264 0 3 41.7 8.25 4.03 1 3 3.00 0 4QC
13 1963 12 1963-12-01 33-058 CHI MIN T 17-17 16 32 50.00% 164 1 0 75.5 5.13 5.75 5 5 1.00 1 4QC