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Jim Bakken

James Leroy Bakken

Position: K
Height: 5-11    Weight: 200 lbs.

Born: November 2, 1940 in Madison, WI
High School: West
College: Wisconsin   (school history)    (Bakken college stats)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 7th round (88th overall) of the 1962 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 50 (1462nd overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com


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Fine Details  · Last updated Feb 12, 2016 1:25PM
All-Time Rank: #771. Dave Lapham… #772. Kevin Glover… #773. Rolland Lawrence… #774. JIM BAKKEN… #775. Tim Brown… #776. Terry McDaniel… #777. Jeff Blake… 

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
1962 22 STL k 25 8 1 0.0% 0
1963 23 STL K 25 14 4 2 5 2 5 3 7 4 21 11 45 52.4% 44 44 100.0% 4
1964 24 STL K 25 14 8 5 6 5 9 9 11 5 4 1 38 25 51 65.8% 40 40 100.0% 7
1965* 25 STL K 25 14 5 3 7 7 8 6 8 5 3 31 21 45 67.7% 33 33 100.0% 26 1098 56 0 42.2 7
1966 26 STL K 25 14 8 8 8 7 9 4 11 4 4 40 23 47 57.5% 28 27 96.4% 29 961 49 0 33.1 3
1967* 27 STL K 25 14 10 8 8 8 11 8 9 3 1 39 27 47 69.2% 36 36 100.0% 7
1968 28 STL K 25 14 2 2 7 7 6 3 8 3 1 24 15 47 62.5% 40 40 100.0% 5
1969 29 STL K 25 14 2 2 9 4 4 3 7 3 2 24 12 46 50.0% 40 38 95.0% 3
1970 30 STL K 25 14 0 4 4 6 3 7 7 11 6 4 32 20 49 62.5% 38 37 97.4% 5
1971 31 STL K 25 14 0 5 5 13 8 6 5 8 3 32 21 45 65.6% 24 24 100.0% 5 207 44 0 41.4 4
1972 32 STL K 25 14 0 5 4 5 2 3 2 9 6 22 14 49 63.6% 21 19 90.5% 1 26 26 0 26.0 3
1973 33 STL K 25 14 4 4 7 6 12 10 8 3 1 32 23 46 71.9% 31 31 100.0% 5
1974 34 STL K 25 14 3 2 9 5 10 6 22 13 47 59.1% 36 30 83.3% 3
1975*+ 35 STL K 25 14 0 11 10 7 5 6 4 24 19 48 79.2% 41 40 97.6% 5
1976*+ 36 STL K 25 14 0 11 10 8 6 8 4 27 20 43 74.1% 35 33 94.3% 5
1977 37 STL K 25 14 0 2 2 5 3 8 2 1 16 7 49 43.8% 36 35 97.2% 3
1978 38 STL K 25 16 0 5 4 7 4 10 3 22 11 45 50.0% 30 27 90.0% 4 147 42 0 36.8 2
Career 234 0 57 47 113 87 116 83 139 64 21 1 447 282 51 63.1% 553 534 96.6% 65 2439 56 0 37.5 71

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
1965* 25 STL K 25 14 1 28 0 28 28.0 2.0 0.1 28 0 1
Career 234 1 28 0 28 28.0 0.1 0.0 28 0 1

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
1965* 25 STL K 25 14 0 1 0 0 0
1978 38 STL K 25 16 0 0 0 1 0 0
Career 234 0 0 1 1 0 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
1963 23 STL K 25 14 44 44 11 21 77
1964 24 STL K 25 14 40 40 25 38 115
1965* 25 STL K 25 14 33 33 21 31 96
1966 26 STL K 25 14 27 28 23 40 96
1967* 27 STL K 25 14 36 36 27 39 117
1968 28 STL K 25 14 40 40 15 24 85
1969 29 STL K 25 14 38 40 12 24 74
1970 30 STL K 25 14 0 37 38 20 32 97
1971 31 STL K 25 14 0 24 24 21 32 87
1972 32 STL K 25 14 0 19 21 14 22 61
1973 33 STL K 25 14 31 31 23 32 100
1974 34 STL K 25 14 30 36 13 22 69
1975*+ 35 STL K 25 14 0 40 41 19 24 97
1976*+ 36 STL K 25 14 0 33 35 20 27 93
1977 37 STL K 25 14 0 35 36 7 16 56
1978 38 STL K 25 16 0 27 30 11 22 60
Career 234 0 534 553 282 447 1380

Playoffs Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1974 34 STL 1 2 2 1 2
1975*+ 35 STL 1 0 2 3 1 1 5
Career 2 0 4 5 1 2 7

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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All-Pro Teams