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Alan Ameche

Alan Dante Ameche

Position: FB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 218 lbs.

Born: June 1, 1933 in Kenosha, WI
Died: August 8, 1988 in Houston, TX
High School: Mary Bradford
College: Wisconsin   (school history)    (Ameche college stats)
Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1955 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 3 (10218th overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Alan Ameche 1959 Touchdown Log

8 Touchdowns

7 Rushing, 1 Receiving, 5 Go-Ahead, Long of 12 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Colts8
49ers2
Packers2
Rams2
Bears1
Lions1
Home7
Road1
Sunday8
1st2
2nd3
3rd2
4th1
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards2
Johnny Unitas1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1959-09-27 BAL DET W 21-9 3 Rushing 1 Trail 0-9 Trail 7-9
2 4 1959-10-18 BAL @ CHI W 21-7 1 Rushing 11 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 5 1959-10-25 BAL GNB W 38-21 2 Rushing 3 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
4 5 1959-10-25 BAL GNB W 38-21 3 Receiving 3 Johnny Unitas* Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*
5 9 1959-11-22 BAL SFO W 45-14 2 Rushing 1 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
6 9 1959-11-22 BAL SFO W 45-14 4 Rushing 2 Lead 38-14 Lead 45-14
7 10 1959-11-29 BAL RAM W 35-21 1 Rushing 7 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
8 10 1959-11-29 BAL RAM W 35-21 2 Rushing 12 Lead 21-7 Lead 28-7