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Sam Baker

Loris Hoskins Baker

Position: K-FB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 217 lbs.

Born: November 12, 1929 in San Francisco, CA
Died: June 5, 2007 in Tacoma, WA
High School: Stadium
College: Oregon St.   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 11th round (133rd overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 45 (1852nd overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

45 49 38 38 38

Kicking & Punting

Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Scoring Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM Lng FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P AV
1953 24 WAS k 45 11 17 614 51 0 36.1
1956* 27 WAS K/P 49 12 25 17 49 68.0% 19 16 84.2% 59 2510 56 0 42.5
1957 28 WAS K/P 49 12 23 14 45 60.9% 30 29 96.7% 50 2139 63 0 42.8
1958 29 WAS K/P 49 12 26 13 44 50.0% 25 25 100.0% 48 2181 64 0 45.4
1959 30 WAS K/P 49 12 22 10 48 45.5% 22 21 95.5% 49 2229 66 0 45.5
1960 31 CLE K/P 38 12 5 5 5 4 1 1 9 2 20 12 44 60.0% 46 44 95.7% 55 2309 64 0 42.0 6
1961 32 CLE P 38 14 53 2296 62 0 43.3 3
1962 33 DAL K/P 38 14 5 5 2 1 10 5 4 2 6 1 27 14 53 51.9% 51 50 98.0% 57 2589 72 0 45.4 7
1963* 34 DAL K/P 38 14 3 2 6 3 1 1 7 2 3 1 20 9 53 45.0% 38 38 100.0% 71 3138 64 0 44.2 7
1964* 35 PHI K/P 38 14 5 5 5 2 1 1 14 8 1 26 16 48 61.5% 37 36 97.3% 49 2073 61 1 42.3 6
1965 36 PHI K/P 38 12 3 2 8 4 6 3 4 2 23 9 39 39.1% 40 38 95.0% 37 1551 60 0 41.9 2
1966 37 PHI K/P 38 14 4 4 2 2 8 8 7 3 4 1 25 18 51 72.0% 39 38 97.4% 42 1726 63 0 41.1 9
1967 38 PHI K/P 38 14 2 2 3 2 9 7 4 1 1 19 12 41 63.2% 45 45 100.0% 61 2335 53 1 38.3 6
1968* 39 PHI K/P 38 14 8 7 5 4 12 7 5 1 30 19 44 63.3% 21 17 81.0% 55 2248 57 0 40.9 5
1969 40 PHI K 38 14 6 4 3 2 6 4 13 6 2 30 16 47 53.3% 31 31 100.0% 4
Career 195 41 36 39 24 54 37 67 25 19 3 316 179 53 56.6% 444 428 96.4% 703 29938 72 2 42.6 55
6 yrs PHI 82 0 28 24 26 16 42 30 47 19 10 1 153 90 51 58.8% 213 205 96.2% 244 9933 63 2 40.7 32
5 yrs WAS 59 0 96 54 49 56.3% 96 91 94.8% 223 9673 66 0 43.4
2 yrs CLE 26 0 5 5 5 4 1 1 9 2 20 12 44 60.0% 46 44 95.7% 108 4605 64 0 42.6 9
2 yrs DAL 28 0 8 7 8 4 11 6 11 4 9 2 47 23 53 48.9% 89 88 98.9% 128 5727 72 0 44.7 14

Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1953 24 WAS k 45 11 17 72 1 32 4.2 6.5 1.5 2 21 10.5 0 11 0.2 1.9 93 1 2
1956* 27 WAS K/P 49 12 25 117 0 32 4.7 9.8 2.1 4 35 8.8 0 17 0.3 2.9 152 0 3
1957 28 WAS K/P 49 12 2 23 1 12 11.5 1.9 0.2 23 1 0
1959 30 WAS K/P 49 12 2 3 0 5 1.5 0.3 0.2 3 0 0
1960 31 CLE K/P 38 12 1 -11 0 -11 -11.0 -0.9 0.1 -11 0 0
1963* 34 DAL K/P 38 14 1 15 0 15 15.0 1.1 0.1 15 0 0
1966 37 PHI K/P 38 14 1 15 0 15 15.0 1.1 0.1 15 0 0
1968* 39 PHI K/P 38 14 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 3 3.0 0 3 0.1 0.2 3 0 0
Career 195 49 234 2 32 4.8 1.2 0.3 7 59 8.4 0 17 0.0 0.3 293 2 5
6 yrs PHI 82 0 1 15 0 15 15.0 0.2 0.0 1 3 3.0 0 3 0.0 0.0 18 0 0
5 yrs WAS 59 0 46 215 2 32 4.7 3.6 0.8 6 56 9.3 0 17 0.1 0.9 271 2 5
2 yrs CLE 26 0 1 -11 0 0 -11.0 -0.4 0.0 -11 0 0
2 yrs DAL 28 0 1 15 0 15 15.0 0.5 0.0 15 0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1953 24 WAS k 45 11 9 186 0 40 20.7 279
1956* 27 WAS K/P 49 12 1 0 0 0 0.0 152
1961 32 CLE P 38 14 3 57 0 25 19.0 57
Career 195 1 0 0 0 0.0 12 243 0 40 20.3 536
6 yrs PHI 82 0 18
5 yrs WAS 59 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 9 186 0 40 20.7 457
2 yrs CLE 26 0 3 57 0 25 19.0 46
2 yrs DAL 28 0 15

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
1962 33 DAL K/P 38 14 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6
1968* 39 PHI K/P 38 14 1 1 100.0 58 1 100.0 0 0.0 58 58.0 78.0 58.0 4.1 158.3
Career 195 1 2 50.0 58 1 50.0 0 0.0 58 29.0 39.0 58.0 0.3 135.4 0 0 29.00 39.00 0.0 0 0
6 yrs PHI 82 0 1 1 100.0 58 1 100.0 0 0.0 58 58.0 78.0 58.0 0.7 158.3 0 0
5 yrs WAS 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
2 yrs CLE 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2 yrs DAL 28 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1953 24 WAS k 45 11 0 2 1 0 0
1956* 27 WAS K/P 49 12 0 3 0 0 0
1957 28 WAS K/P 49 12 0 0 1 0 0
1961 32 CLE P 38 14 0 0 1 0 0
1966 37 PHI K/P 38 14 0 0 1 0 0
Career 195 0 5 4 0 0
6 yrs PHI 82 0 0 0 1 0 0
5 yrs WAS 59 0 0 5 2 0 0
2 yrs CLE 26 0 0 0 1 0 0
2 yrs DAL 28 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1953 24 WAS k 45 11 1 1 6
1956* 27 WAS K/P 49 12 16 19 17 25 67
1957 28 WAS K/P 49 12 1 1 29 30 14 23 77
1958 29 WAS K/P 49 12 25 25 13 26 64
1959 30 WAS K/P 49 12 21 22 10 22 51
1960 31 CLE K/P 38 12 44 46 12 20 80
1962 33 DAL K/P 38 14 50 51 14 27 92
1963* 34 DAL K/P 38 14 38 38 9 20 65
1964* 35 PHI K/P 38 14 36 37 16 26 84
1965 36 PHI K/P 38 12 38 40 9 23 65
1966 37 PHI K/P 38 14 38 39 18 25 92
1967 38 PHI K/P 38 14 45 45 12 19 81
1968* 39 PHI K/P 38 14 17 21 19 30 74
1969 40 PHI K 38 14 31 31 16 30 79
Career 195 2 2 428 444 179 316 977
6 yrs PHI 82 0 205 213 90 153 475
5 yrs WAS 59 0 2 2 91 96 54 96 265
2 yrs CLE 26 0 44 46 12 20 80
2 yrs DAL 28 0 88 89 23 47 157

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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All-Pro Teams