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Earl Campbell

Earl Christian Campbell (The Tyler Rose)

Position: RB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 232 lbs.

Born: March 29, 1955 in Tyler, TX
High School: John Tyler
College: Texas   (school history)    (Campbell college stats)
Drafted by the Houston Oilers in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1978 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 68 (604th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 3-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1991

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

Earl Campbell 1978 Touchdown Log

1978 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

13 Touchdowns

13 Rushing, 8 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 81 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Titans13
Dolphins4
Steelers3
Chiefs2
49ers1
Patriots1
Saints1
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Road8
Home5
Monday7
Sunday6
1st4
2nd1
3rd2
4th6
3 or fewer yards8
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1978-09-03 HOU @ ATL L 14-20 1 Rushing 73 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 2 1978-09-10 HOU @ KAN W 20-17 4 Rushing 1 Trail 6-17 Trail 13-17
3 2 1978-09-10 HOU @ KAN W 20-17 4 Rushing 2 Trail 13-17 Lead 20-17*
4 3 1978-09-17 HOU SFO W 20-19 1 Rushing 4 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
5 8 1978-10-23 HOU @ PIT W 24-17 2 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
6 8 1978-10-23 HOU @ PIT W 24-17 3 Rushing 3 Tied 10-10 Lead 17-10*
7 8 1978-10-23 HOU @ PIT W 24-17 4 Rushing 1 Lead 17-10 Lead 24-10
8 11 1978-11-12 HOU @ NWE W 26-23 4 Rushing 1 Trail 14-23 Trail 20-23
9 12 1978-11-20 HOU MIA W 35-30 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
10 12 1978-11-20 HOU MIA W 35-30 3 Rushing 6 Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*
11 12 1978-11-20 HOU MIA W 35-30 4 Rushing 12 Trail 21-23 Lead 28-23*
12 12 1978-11-20 HOU MIA W 35-30 4 Rushing 81 Lead 28-23 Lead 35-23
13 15 1978-12-10 HOU @ NOR W 17-12 1 Rushing 2 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 17 1978-12-24 HOU @ MIA W 17-9 4 Rushing 1 Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
2 18 1978-12-31 HOU @ NWE W 31-14 4 Rushing 2 Lead 24-14 Lead 31-14