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Doug Williams

Douglas Lee Williams

Position: QB
Height: 6-4    Weight: 220 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: August 9, 1955 in Zachary, LA
High School: Chaneyville
College: Grambling St.
Drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 1st round (17th overall) of the 1978 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 56 (1078th overall since 1950)

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Doug Williams'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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17 fourth quarter comebacks, 21 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 1978 4 1978-09-24 23-046 TAM ATL W 14-9 6 23 26.09% 74 1 0 55.0 3.22 4.09 4 -8 -2.00 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
2 1979 5 1979-09-30 24-052 TAM @ CHI W 17-13 14 31 45.16% 168 1 2 46.2 5.42 3.16 3 16 5.33 0 4QC / GWD
3 1979 9 1979-10-28 24-080 TAM @ MIN W 12-10 12 25 48.00% 267 0 0 86.6 10.68 10.68 2 -1 -0.50 0 4QC / GWD
4 1979 11 1979-11-11 24-094 TAM @ DET W 16-14 17 34 50.00% 182 1 1 63.6 5.35 4.62 4 -6 -1.50 0 4QC / GWD
5 1979 16 1979-12-16 24-129 TAM KAN W 3-0 5 13 38.46% 51 0 2 10.9 3.92 -3.00 7 25 3.57 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
6 1980 1 1980-09-07 25-029 TAM @ CIN W 17-12 11 21 52.38% 155 2 0 108.2 7.38 9.29 7 36 5.14 0 4QC / GWD
7 1980 2 1980-09-11 25-033 TAM RAM W 10-9 10 23 43.48% 97 0 1 37.8 4.22 2.26 4 26 6.50 1 4QC / GWD
8 1980 6 1980-10-12 25-064 TAM GNB T 14-14 6 24 25.00% 103 0 0 45.0 4.29 4.29 5 48 9.60 1 4QC
9 1980 8 1980-10-26 25-078 TAM @ SFO W 24-23 10 18 55.56% 89 0 1 45.8 4.94 2.44 9 37 4.11 1 4QC / GWD
10 1980 13 1980-11-30 25-113 TAM @ GNB W 20-17 16 32 50.00% 235 1 0 84.8 7.34 7.97 5 20 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
11 1981 4 1981-09-27 26-049 TAM STL W 20-10 17 30 56.67% 162 0 0 71.8 5.40 5.40 5 19 3.80 0 4QC / GWD
12 1981 14 1981-12-06 26-119 TAM ATL W 24-23 19 29 65.52% 336 2 0 127.9 11.59 12.97 2 1 0.50 0 4QC / GWD
13 1981 16 1981-12-20 26-133 TAM @ DET W 20-17 8 19 42.11% 172 1 0 92.4 9.05 10.11 6 8 1.33 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
14 1982 8 1982-12-26 27-139 TAM DET W 23-21 21 34 61.76% 276 1 1 84.9 8.12 7.38 4 3 0.75 1 4QC / GWD
15 1982 9 1983-01-02 27-146 TAM CHI W 26-23 25 49 51.02% 367 2 2 72.4 7.49 6.47 5 30 6.00 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
16 1987 1 1987-09-13 32-035 WAS PHI W 34-24 17 27 62.96% 272 2 0 121.2 10.07 11.56 0 0 0 GWD
17 1987 15 1987-12-26 32-139 WAS @ MIN W 27-24 11 22 50.00% 217 2 2 77.3 9.86 7.59 1 1 1.00 0 4QC / GWD
18 1987 17 1988-01-17 32-161 WAS MIN W 17-10 9 26 34.62% 119 2 0 75.6 4.58 6.12 4 7 1.75 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 1988 2 1988-09-11 33-033 WAS PIT W 30-29 30 52 57.69% 430 2 1 89.4 8.27 8.17 1 0 0.00 0 4QC / GWD
20 1988 8 1988-10-23 33-075 WAS @ GNB W 20-17 25 42 59.52% 225 2 1 80.0 5.36 5.24 2 -2 -1.00 0 GWD
21 1988 10 1988-11-06 33-089 WAS NOR W 27-24 20 28 71.43% 299 2 1 115.0 10.68 10.50 3 3 1.00 1 4QC / GWD
22 1988 14 1988-12-04 33-117 WAS @ PHI W 20-19 20 32 62.50% 206 1 0 91.4 6.44 7.06 0 0 0 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 1979 2 1979-09-09 24-031 TAM @ BAL W 29-26 10 29 34.48% 196 2 2 53.2 6.76 5.03 3 8 2.67 0 QB deserves no credit