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Harry Carson

Harold Donald Carson

Position: LB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 237 lbs.

Born: November 26, 1953 in Florence, SC
High School: McClenaghan
College: South Carolina St.
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 4th round (105th overall) of the 1976 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 91 (195th overall since 1950)
9-time Pro Bowler (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2006, finalist in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 23, 2014 5:25AM
All-Time Rank: #258. Ernie Stautner… #259. Bill Willis… #260. Ed Budde… #261. HARRY CARSON… #262. James Brooks… #263. Ronde Barber… #264. Bill Bergey… 

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1976 23 NYG MLB 53 12 8 0 0 1 0 0 4
1977 24 NYG MLB 53 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 7
1978* 25 NYG MLB 53 16 16 3 86 0 42 0 0 0 1 0 0 11
1979* 26 NYG RILB 53 16 15 3 28 0 14 0 0 0 3 22 1 10
1980 27 NYG RILB 53 8 8 0 0 1 0 0 3
1981* 28 NYG RILB 53 16 16 0 0 1 2 0 12
1982* 29 NYG RILB 53 9 9 3.0 1 6 0 6 0 13
1983* 30 NYG RILB 53 10 10 1.0 7
1984* 31 NYG RILB 53 16 16 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 10
1985* 32 NYG RILB 53 16 16 1.0 13
1986* 33 NYG RILB 53 16 16 2.0 1 20 0 20 0 0 0 2 0 0 14
1987* 34 NYG RILB 53 12 12 1.0 0 0 1 0 0 9
1988 35 NYG RILB 53 12 10 2 66 0 66 0 0 0 2 12 0 6
Career 173 166 8.0 11 212 0 66 0 0 0 14 36 1 119

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1986* 33 NYG RILB 53 16 16 1 13 13.0 1 13 0.1 0.8 13 1 0
Career 173 166 1 13 13.0 1 13 0.0 0.1 13 1 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1976 23 NYG MLB 53 12 8 1 5 0 5 5.0 5
Career 173 166 1 5 0 5 5.0 18

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1979* 26 NYG RILB 53 16 15 1 1 6
1986* 33 NYG RILB 53 16 16 1 1 6
Career 173 166 1 1 2 12
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Paul Maguire, Bill George*, Shane Conlan, Les Richter*, Ken Fantetti, Bruce Scholtz, Bobby Bell*, E.J. Holub, Doug Cline, Al Richardson
4 Les Richter*, Bobby Bell*, DeMeco Ryans, Bill George*, Joel Williams, Lee Woodall, Sam Mills, Doug Swift, Ken Fantetti, E.J. Holub
5 Terrell Suggs, Shane Conlan, Matt Blair, Walt Michaels, Chris Spielman, Joel Williams, LaVar Arrington, Hugh Green, Tommy Nobis, Mike Johnson
6 Walt Michaels, LaVar Arrington, Tom Addison, Terrell Suggs, Shane Conlan, Cornelius Bennett, Vaughan Johnson, Matt Blair, Lonnie Warwick, Richard Wood
7 Nick Buoniconti*, Tom Addison, Walt Michaels, Chris Spielman, Terrell Suggs, Vaughan Johnson, Matt Blair, Archie Matsos, Lee Roy Jordan, Mike Stratton
8 Tom Addison, Matt Blair, Walt Michaels, Chris Spielman, Dexter Coakley, Terrell Suggs, Cornelius Bennett, Vaughan Johnson, Fred Carr, Al Wilson
9 Matt Blair, Les Richter*, Jeff Siemon, Rickey Jackson*, Nick Buoniconti*, Dale Dodrill, Lee Roy Jordan, Bob Breunig, Sherrill Headrick, Chris Spielman
10 Rickey Jackson*, Nick Buoniconti*, Walt Michaels, Matt Blair, Dale Dodrill, Maxie Baughan, Jeff Siemon, Sam Huff*, Mike Stratton, Larry Grantham
11 Rickey Jackson*, Robert Brazile, Nick Buoniconti*, Walt Michaels, Sam Huff*, Maxie Baughan, Joe Schmidt*, Lee Roy Jordan, Joey Porter, Dave Wilcox*
12 Sam Huff*, Joe Schmidt*, Bill Bergey, Maxie Baughan, Nick Buoniconti*, Robert Brazile, Chris Hanburger*, Ray Nitschke*, Leslie O'Neal, Walt Michaels
13 Sam Huff*, Leslie O'Neal, Joe Schmidt*, Bill Bergey, Lee Roy Jordan, Maxie Baughan, Chris Hanburger*, Nick Buoniconti*, Robert Brazile, Wayne Walker
Career Bill Bergey, Nick Buoniconti*, Robert Brazile, Walt Michaels, Dave Wilcox*, Lee Roy Jordan, Jack Reynolds, Dave Robinson*, Bobby Bell*, Hardy Nickerson

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams