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Preston Carpenter

Verda Preston Carpenter

Position: E-HB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: January 24, 1934 in Hayti, MO
Died: June 30, 2011 in Tulsa, OK
High School: West Memphis
College: Arkansas   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 1st round (13th overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 29 (3328th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Preston Carpenter 1961 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 40 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Steelers4
Redskins2
Giants1
Eagles1
Home2
Road2
Sunday4
1st2
3rd1
4th1
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards1
Bobby Layne2
Rudy Bukich1
Dick Hoak1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 5 1961-10-15 PIT WAS W 20-0 1 Receiving 8 Rudy Bukich Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 10 1961-11-19 PIT @ NYG L 21-42 4 Receiving 13 Dick Hoak Trail 7-35 Trail 14-35
3 12 1961-12-03 PIT PHI L 24-35 1 Receiving 7 Bobby Layne* Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
4 13 1961-12-10 PIT @ WAS W 30-14 3 Receiving 40 Bobby Layne* Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7