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Bruce Alford

Herbert Bruce Alford Sr.

Position: E-DB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: September 12, 1921 in Speegleville, TX
Died: May 8, 2010 in Fort Worth, TX
High School: Waco
College: TCU   (school history)
Drafted by the Phi/Pit Eagles/Steelers in the 8th round (62nd overall) of the 1943 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14415th overall since 1950)
1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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All-Pro

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1946 25 NYY RE 13 10 13 173 13.3 0 0 1.0 13.3 173 0 0
1947+ 26 NYY RE 13 13 20 298 14.9 5 52 1.5 22.9 298 5 0
1948 27 NYY RE 14 10 32 578 18.1 3 57 2.3 41.3 578 3 0
1949 28 NYY RE 11 11 11 213 19.4 1 0 1.0 19.4 213 1 0
1950 29 NYY 12 12 1 14 14.0 0 14 0.1 1.2 14 0 0
1951 30 NYY 12 12 4 65 16.3 0 59 0.3 5.4 65 0 0
Career 75 44 81 1341 16.6 9 59 1.1 17.9 1341 9 0
4 yrs NYY 51 44 76 1262 16.6 9 57 1.5 24.7 1262 9 0
2 yrs NYY 24 0 5 79 15.8 0 59 0.2 3.3 79 0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1946 25 NYY RE 13 10 1 62 0 62 62.0 235
1947+ 26 NYY RE 13 13 1 34 1 34 34.0 2 90 1 79 45.0 422
1949 28 NYY RE 11 11 2 31 0 0 15.5 244
Career 75 44 1 34 1 34 34.0 5 183 1 79 36.6 1558

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1947+ 26 NYY RE 13 13 1 1 0 1 0
Career 75 44 1 1 0 1 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1947+ 26 NYY RE 13 13 5 1 1 7 42
1948 27 NYY RE 14 10 3 3 18
1949 28 NYY RE 11 11 1 1 6
1950 29 NYY 12 12 1 1 6
Career 75 44 9 1 1 1 12 72
4 yrs NYY 51 44 9 1 1 11 66
2 yrs NYY 24 0 1 1 6

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams