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Billy Cannon

William Abb Cannon

Position: TE-HB-FB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 207 lbs.

Born: August 2, 1937 in Philadelphia, MS
High School: Istrouma
College: LSU   (school history)    (Cannon college stats)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1960 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 53 (1217th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Billy Cannon
2-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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

Billy Cannon 1962 Touchdown Log

13 Touchdowns

7 Rushing, 6 Receiving, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 64 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Titans13
Chargers4
Broncos3
Jets2
Chiefs2
Raiders1
Bills1
Road10
Home3
Sunday11
Saturday2
1st3
2nd6
3rd4
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards3
30 or more yards4
George Blanda6

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1962-09-09 HOU @ BUF W 28-23 2 Rushing 1 Lead 14-3 Lead 21-3
2 3 1962-09-23 HOU @ SDG W 42-17 1 Rushing 1 Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
3 3 1962-09-23 HOU @ SDG W 42-17 2 Rushing 10 Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
4 3 1962-09-23 HOU @ SDG W 42-17 2 Receiving 13 George Blanda* Lead 21-10 Lead 28-10
5 6 1962-10-21 HOU @ DEN L 10-20 3 Rushing 2 Trail 3-6 Lead 10-6*
6 8 1962-11-04 HOU @ DTX W 14-6 2 Receiving 1 George Blanda* Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
7 8 1962-11-04 HOU @ DTX W 14-6 3 Receiving 34 George Blanda* Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
8 9 1962-11-11 HOU @ OAK W 28-20 1 Rushing 11 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
9 11 1962-11-25 HOU SDG W 33-27 3 Rushing 1 Trail 12-21 Trail 19-21
10 12 1962-12-02 HOU DEN W 34-17 1 Receiving 60 George Blanda* Lead 3-0 Lead 10-0
11 12 1962-12-02 HOU DEN W 34-17 2 Receiving 8 George Blanda* Trail 10-14 Lead 17-14*
12 14 1962-12-15 HOU @ NYT W 44-10 2 Receiving 33 George Blanda* Lead 17-10 Lead 24-10
13 14 1962-12-15 HOU @ NYT W 44-10 3 Rushing 64 Lead 31-10 Lead 38-10