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Doug Atkins

Douglas Leon Atkins

Position: DE
Height: 6-8    Weight: 257 lbs.

Born: May 8, 1930 in Humboldt, TN
High School: Humboldt
College: Tennessee   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1953 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 71 (529th overall since 1950)
8-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1982, finalist in 1975, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1981

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 17, 2014 12:25AM
All-Time Rank: #21. Wilber Marshall… #22. Doak Walker… #23. Bob Lilly… #24. DOUG ATKINS… #25. Mike Ditka… #26. Joe Greene… #27. Sonny Jurgensen… 

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 AV
1953 23 CLE LDE 83 8
1954 24 CLE 83 12
1955 25 CHI RDE 81 12
1956 26 CHI 81 6
1957* 27 CHI RDE 81 12 0 0 1 0 0
1958* 28 CHI RDE 81 12 0 0 2 28 0
1959* 29 CHI RDE 81 12
1960* 30 CHI RDE 81 12 0 0 1 6 0 10
1961* 31 CHI RDE 81 14 0 0 2 0 0 10
1962* 32 CHI RDE 81 14 0 0 2 0 0 11
1963*+ 33 CHI RDE 81 14 1 0 0 0 0 1 18
1964 34 CHI RDE 81 12 4
1965* 35 CHI RDE 81 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9
1966 36 CHI RDE 81 12 1 3 0 3 0 7
1967 37 NOR LDE 81 14 0 0 1 0 0 4
1968 38 NOR LDE 81 11 8
1969 39 NOR LDE 81 14 0 0 1 0 0 4
Career 205 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 11 34 0 1 85
12 yrs CHI 146 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 9 34 0 1 69
3 yrs NOR 39 0 0 0 2 0 0 16

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
1956 26 CHI 81 6 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Career 205 1 0 0 0 0.0 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
1963*+ 33 CHI RDE 81 14 1 2
Career 205 1 2
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Kyle Williams, Wilson Whitley, Simeon Rice, Walt Patulski, Amobi Okoye, Clark Miller, Mark Lomas, Chuck Hinton, Fred Dryer, Larry Cole
4 Hollis Thomas, Fred Dryer, Bill Bishop, Walt Patulski, Jim Marshall, Raheem Brock, Garin Veris, Chris Mims, Hugh Douglas, Willie Davis*
5 Art Still, Shaun Ellis, Pat Holmes, Willie Davis*, Ernie Holmes, Manny Fernandez, Jacob Green, Trace Armstrong, Vonnie Holliday, Casey Hampton
6 Jacob Green, Jeff Bryant, Alex Brown, Casey Hampton, Mario Williams, Art Still, Vern Den Herder, Leonard Marshall, Mike Patterson, Gerry Philbin
7 Casey Hampton, Alex Brown, Fred Dryer, Vern Den Herder, Jacob Green, Mario Williams, Larry Brooks, George Andrie, Willie Davis*, Wayne Martin
8 Richard Seymour, Alex Brown, Don Colo, Casey Hampton, Willie Davis*, Larry Brooks, Jacob Green, Wayne Martin, La'Roi Glover, Bruce Smith*
9 Richard Seymour, Don Colo, Alex Brown, Larry Brooks, Gino Marchetti*, Jacob Green, Casey Hampton, Fred Dryer, Ray Childress, Julius Peppers
10 Ray Childress, Gino Marchetti*, Fred Dryer, Chris Doleman*, Neil Smith, La'Roi Glover, Willie Davis*, Charles Mann, Richard Seymour, Kevin Carter
11 Gino Marchetti*, Ray Childress, Willie Davis*, Deacon Jones*, John Randle*, Alex Karras, Ted Washington, Dan Hampton*, Jason Taylor, Neil Smith
12 John Randle*, Deacon Jones*, Dan Hampton*, Willie Davis*, Ray Childress, Neil Smith, Jason Taylor, Michael Strahan*, Jim Marshall, Kevin Carter
13 John Randle*, Deacon Jones*, Jason Taylor, Jim Marshall, Michael Strahan*, Kevin Carter, Willie Davis*, Buck Buchanan*, Ted Washington, Alex Karras
14 Jason Taylor, Jim Marshall, Deacon Jones*, John Randle*, Michael Strahan*, Ted Washington, Gino Marchetti*, Chris Doleman*, Alex Karras, Jack Youngblood*
15 Jim Marshall, Jason Taylor, Michael Strahan*, Deacon Jones*, Ted Washington, John Randle*, Russ Washington, Gino Marchetti*, Buck Buchanan*, Kevin Carter
16 Jim Marshall, Ted Washington, Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Gino Marchetti*, Russ Washington, Ron McDole, Buck Buchanan*, Kevin Carter, Jason Taylor
17 Jim Marshall, Ted Washington, Michael Strahan*, Gino Marchetti*, Chris Doleman*, Russ Washington, Buck Buchanan*, Kevin Carter, Too Tall Jones, Jason Taylor
Career Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Gino Marchetti*, Ernie Stautner*, Jason Taylor, Bob Lilly*, Alex Karras, Leo Nomellini*, Deacon Jones*, Andy Robustelli*

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams