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Nate Burleson

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Nathaniel Eugene Burleson (twitter: @Nate13Burleson)

Position: WR
Height: 6-0    Weight: 192 lbs.

Born: August 19, 1981 in Calgary, Canada
High School: O'Dea
College: Nevada   (school history)    (Burleson college stats)
Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 3rd round (71st overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 46 (1763rd overall since 1950)

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

Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
2003 22 MIN WR 81 16 9 57 29 455 15.7 2 52 1.8 28.4 455 2 1 5
2004 23 MIN WR 81 16 15 102 68 1006 14.8 9 68 4.3 62.9 6 49 0 11 8.2 3.1 0.4 1055 9 1 11
2005 24 MIN WR 81 12 9 52 30 328 10.9 1 20 2.5 27.3 2 -6 0 -2 -3.0 -0.5 0.2 322 1 0 3
2006 25 SEA te/wr 81 16 7 37 18 192 10.7 2 36 1.1 12.0 192 2 2 3
2007 26 SEA WR 81 16 12 96 50 694 13.9 9 45 3.1 43.4 2 4 0 3 2.0 0.3 0.1 698 9 3 8
2008 27 SEA wr 81 1 1 9 5 60 12.0 1 20 5.0 60.0 60 1 0 0
2009 28 SEA WR 81 13 12 103 63 812 12.9 3 44 4.8 62.5 2 4 0 2 2.0 0.3 0.2 816 3 3 6
2010 29 DET WR 13 14 14 86 55 625 11.4 6 58 3.9 44.6 7 81 0 25 11.6 5.8 0.5 706 6 2 6
2011 30 DET WR 13 16 11 110 73 757 10.4 3 47 4.6 47.3 11 85 0 20 7.7 5.3 0.7 842 3 1 7
2012 31 DET wr 13 6 5 43 27 240 8.9 2 26 4.5 40.0 8 48 0 16 6.0 8.0 1.3 288 2 0 2
2013 32 DET WR 13 9 8 55 39 461 11.8 1 47 4.3 51.2 2 -8 0 0 -4.0 -0.9 0.2 453 1 1 4
Career 135 103 750 457 5630 12.3 39 68 3.4 41.7 40 257 0 25 6.4 1.9 0.3 5887 39 14 55
4 yrs DET 45 38 294 194 2083 10.7 12 58 4.3 46.3 28 206 0 25 7.4 4.6 0.6 2289 12 4 19
4 yrs SEA 46 32 245 136 1758 12.9 15 45 3.0 38.2 4 8 0 3 2.0 0.2 0.1 1766 15 8 17
3 yrs MIN 44 33 211 127 1789 14.1 12 68 2.9 40.7 8 43 0 11 5.4 1.0 0.2 1832 12 2 19

Playoffs Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
2004 23 MIN WR 2 2 11 8 110 13.8 1 29 4.0 55.0 110 1 2
2006 25 SEA WR 2 0 4 1 16 16.0 1 16 0.5 8.0 16 1 1
2007 26 SEA WR 2 1 14 10 97 9.7 0 25 5.0 48.5 97 0 0
2011 30 DET WR 1 1 5 4 50 12.5 0 21 4.0 50.0 1 2 0 2 2.0 2.0 1.0 52 0 0
Career 7 4 34 23 273 11.9 2 29 3.3 39.0 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.3 0.1 275 2 3
2 yrs SEA 4 1 18 11 113 10.3 1 25 2.8 28.3 113 1 1
1 yr DET 1 1 5 4 50 12.5 0 21 4.0 50.0 1 2 0 2 2.0 2.0 1.0 52 0 0
1 yr MIN 2 2 11 8 110 13.8 1 29 4.0 55.0 110 1 2

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
2003 22 MIN WR 81 16 9 1 0 0 0 0.0 455
2004 23 MIN WR 81 16 15 25 214 1 91 8.6 2 51 0 29 25.5 1320
2005 24 MIN WR 81 12 9 5 21 0 10 4.2 343
2006 25 SEA te/wr 81 16 7 34 322 1 90 9.5 26 643 0 50 24.7 1157
2007 26 SEA WR 81 16 12 58 658 1 94 11.3 27 590 1 91 21.9 1946
2008 27 SEA wr 81 1 1 3 54 0 21 18.0 114
2009 28 SEA WR 81 13 12 30 254 0 29 8.5 1 2 0 2 2.0 1072
2010 29 DET WR 13 14 14 1 0 0 0 0.0 706
Career 135 103 156 1523 3 94 9.8 57 1286 1 91 22.6 8699
4 yrs DET 45 38 1 0 0 0 0.0 2292
4 yrs SEA 46 32 125 1288 2 94 10.3 54 1235 1 91 22.9 4289
3 yrs MIN 44 33 31 235 1 91 7.6 2 51 0 29 25.5 2118

Playoffs Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
2004 23 MIN WR 2 2 5 14 0 9 2.8 124
2006 25 SEA WR 2 0 6 15 0 13 2.5 11 277 0 41 25.2 308
2007 26 SEA WR 2 1 6 84 0 20 14.0 8 125 0 26 15.6 306
Career 7 4 17 113 0 20 6.6 19 402 0 41 21.2 790
2 yrs SEA 4 1 12 99 0 20 8.3 19 402 0 41 21.2 614
1 yr DET 1 1 52
1 yr MIN 2 2 5 14 0 9 2.8 124

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
2003 22 MIN WR 81 16 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
2004 23 MIN WR 81 16 15 0 1 1 0 0 3 0
2005 24 MIN WR 81 12 9 0 0 2 0 0 3 0
2006 25 SEA te/wr 81 16 7 0 2 2 0 0 2 0
2007 26 SEA WR 81 16 12 0 3 0 0 0 3 0
2009 28 SEA WR 81 13 12 0 3 1 0 0 2 0
2010 29 DET WR 13 14 14 0 2 0 0 0 2 0
2011 30 DET WR 13 16 11 0 1 1 3 0 4 0
2013 32 DET WR 13 9 8 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
Career 135 103 0 14 7 3 0 22 0
4 yrs DET 45 38 0 4 1 3 0 8 0
4 yrs SEA 46 32 0 8 3 0 0 7 0
3 yrs MIN 44 33 0 2 3 0 0 7 0

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
2004 23 MIN WR 1 1 0 2 1 0 0
2006 25 SEA WR 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Career 7 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0
2 yrs SEA 4 1 0 1 0 0 0
1 yr DET 1 1 1 0
1 yr MIN 2 2 0 2 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
2003 22 MIN WR 81 16 9 2 2 12
2004 23 MIN WR 81 16 15 9 1 10 1 62
2005 24 MIN WR 81 12 9 1 1 6
2006 25 SEA te/wr 81 16 7 2 1 3 18
2007 26 SEA WR 81 16 12 9 1 1 11 66
2008 27 SEA wr 81 1 1 1 1 6
2009 28 SEA WR 81 13 12 3 3 18
2010 29 DET WR 13 14 14 6 6 36
2011 30 DET WR 13 16 11 3 3 18
2012 31 DET wr 13 6 5 2 2 1 14
2013 32 DET WR 13 9 8 1 1 6
Career 135 103 39 3 1 43 2 262
4 yrs DET 45 38 12 12 1 74
4 yrs SEA 46 32 15 2 1 18 108
3 yrs MIN 44 33 12 1 13 1 80

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
2004 23 MIN WR 1 1 1 1 6
2006 25 SEA WR 1 0 1 1 6
Career 7 4 2 2 12
2 yrs SEA 4 1 1 1 6
1 yr DET 1 1 0
1 yr MIN 2 2 1 1 6

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8 Jerry Butler, Marty Booker, Quinn Early, Charles Johnson, Freddie Scott, Vance Johnson, Michael Crabtree, Dave Logan, Mark Ingram, Sam McCullum
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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
2003 22 16 WR 58 73
2004 23 16 WR 162 34 15 40
2005 24 12 WR 38 89
2006 25 16 WR 31 98
2007 26 16 WR 124 6 27 67
2008 27 1 WR 12 124
2009 28 13 WR 100 39
2010 29 14 WR 107 38
2011 30 16 WR 102 41
2012 31 6 WR 43 92
2013 32 9 WR 51 89
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