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Dick Butkus

Richard Marvin Butkus

Position: LB
Height: 6-3    Weight: 245 lbs.

Born: December 9, 1942 in Chicago, IL
High School: Chicago Vocational
College: Illinois   (school history)    (Butkus college stats)
Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1965 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Denver Broncos in the 2nd round (9th overall) of the 1965 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 78 (380th overall since 1950)
8-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1979

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Dick Butkus 1972 Game Log

1972 Game Log: Regular Season · Playoffs · vs.

Regular Season

Age is Years-Days
Rushing Kick Returns Def Interceptions
Rk G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Att Yds Y/A TD Rt Yds Y/Rt TD Int Yds TD
1 1 1972-09-17 29-283 CHI ATL L 21-37
2 2 1972-09-24 29-290 CHI RAM T 13-13
3 3 1972-10-01 29-297 CHI DET L 24-38 1 28 28.00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 4 1972-10-08 29-304 CHI @ GNB L 17-20
5 5 1972-10-15 29-311 CHI @ CLE W 17-0
6 6 1972-10-23 29-319 CHI MIN W 13-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 0
7 7 1972-10-29 29-325 CHI @ STL W 27-10
8 8 1972-11-05 29-332 CHI @ DET L 0-14
9 9 1972-11-12 29-339 CHI GNB L 17-23
10 10 1972-11-19 29-346 CHI SFO L 21-34
11 11 1972-11-26 29-353 CHI CIN L 3-13 0 0 0 1 15 15.00 0 1 5 0
12 12 1972-12-03 29-360 CHI @ MIN L 10-23
13 13 1972-12-10 30-001 CHI @ PHI W 21-12
14 14 1972-12-17 30-008 CHI @ OAK L 21-28
14 Games 4-9-1 1 28 28.00 0 1 15 15.00 0 2 19 0