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Wes Chandler

Wesley Sandy Chandler

Position: WR
Height: 6-0    Weight: 196 lbs.

Born: August 22, 1956 in New Smyrna Beach, FL
High School: New Smyrna Beach
College: Florida   (school history)    (Chandler college stats)
Drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1978 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 80 (341st overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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


All-Pro

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 16, 2014 2:25AM
All-Time Rank: #502. Bill Forester… #503. Tommy Nobis… #504. Harlon Hill… #505. WES CHANDLER… #506. Jason Gildon… #507. Charlie Waters… #508. Bart Oates… 

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 AV
1978 22 NOR KR/PR/wr 89 16 5 35 472 13.5 2 58 2.2 29.5 2 10 0 10 5.0 0.6 0.1 482 2 1 5
1979* 23 NOR WR 89 16 16 65 1069 16.4 6 85 4.1 66.8 1069 6 0 13
1980 24 NOR WR 89 16 16 65 975 15.0 6 50 4.1 60.9 1 9 0 9 9.0 0.6 0.1 984 6 2 8
1981 25 2TM 16 15 69 1142 16.6 6 51 4.3 71.4 5 -1 0 9 -0.2 -0.1 0.3 1141 6 1 11
NOR wr 89 4 4 17 285 16.8 1 39 4.3 71.3 285 1 0 2
SDG WR 89 12 11 52 857 16.5 5 51 4.3 71.4 5 -1 0 9 -0.2 -0.1 0.4 856 5 1 9
1982*+ 26 SDG WR 89 8 8 49 1032 21.1 9 66 6.1 129.0 5 32 0 21 6.4 4.0 0.6 1064 9 0 22
1983* 27 SDG WR 89 16 14 58 845 14.6 5 44 3.6 52.8 2 25 0 23 12.5 1.6 0.1 870 5 3 7
1984 28 SDG WR 89 15 15 52 708 13.6 6 63 3.5 47.2 708 6 0 6
1985* 29 SDG WR 89 15 13 67 1199 17.9 10 75 4.5 79.9 1 9 0 9 9.0 0.6 0.1 1208 10 1 11
1986 30 SDG WR 89 16 14 56 874 15.6 4 40 3.5 54.6 874 4 2 8
1987 31 SDG WR 89 12 11 39 617 15.8 2 27 3.3 51.4 617 2 1 4
1988 32 SFO wr 81 4 4 4 33 8.3 0 9 1.0 8.3 33 0 0 0
Career 150 131 559 8966 16.0 56 85 3.7 59.8 16 84 0 23 5.3 0.6 0.1 9050 56 11 95
7 yrs SDG 94 86 373 6132 16.4 41 75 4.0 65.2 13 65 0 23 5.0 0.7 0.1 6197 41 8 67
4 yrs NOR 52 41 182 2801 15.4 15 85 3.5 53.9 3 19 0 10 6.3 0.4 0.1 2820 15 3 28
1 yr SFO 4 4 4 33 8.3 0 9 1.0 8.3 33 0 0 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
1978 22 NOR KR/PR/wr 89 16 5 34 233 0 32 6.9 32 760 0 38 23.8 1475
1979* 23 NOR WR 89 16 16 3 13 0 8 4.3 7 136 0 37 19.4 1218
1980 24 NOR WR 89 16 16 8 36 0 11 4.5 1020
1981 25 2TM 16 15 5 79 0 30 15.8 8 125 0 30 15.6 1345
SDG WR 89 12 11 5 79 0 30 15.8 8 125 0 30 15.6 1060
1983* 27 SDG WR 89 16 14 8 26 0 11 3.3 896
1986 30 SDG WR 89 16 14 3 13 0 10 4.3 1 11 0 11 11.0 898
1988 32 SFO wr 81 4 4 6 28 0 13 4.7 61
Career 150 131 67 428 0 32 6.4 48 1032 0 38 21.5 10510
7 yrs SDG 94 86 16 118 0 30 7.4 9 136 0 30 15.1 6451
4 yrs NOR 52 41 45 282 0 32 6.3 39 896 0 38 23.0 3998
1 yr SFO 4 4 6 28 0 13 4.7 61

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1979* 23 NOR WR 89 16 16 8 248 40 0 31.0
1986 30 SDG WR 89 16 14 5 167 38 0 33.4
Career 150 131 13 415 40 0 31.9
7 yrs SDG 94 86 5 167 38 0 33.4
4 yrs NOR 52 41 8 248 40 0 31.0

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
1980 24 NOR WR 89 16 16 1 1 100.0 43 0 0.0 0 0.0 43 43.0 43.0 43.0 2.7 118.7 1 10 16.50 16.50 50.0
1981 25 2TM 16 15 0 2 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
SDG WR 89 12 11 0 2 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
1983* 27 SDG WR 89 16 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 -3.00 -3.00 100.0
Career 150 131 1 3 33.3 43 0 0.0 0 0.0 43 14.3 14.3 43.0 0.3 81.9 2 13 6.00 6.00 40.0
7 yrs SDG 94 86 0 2 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 1 3 -1.00 -1.00 33.3
4 yrs NOR 52 41 1 1 100.0 43 0 0.0 0 0.0 43 43.0 43.0 43.0 0.8 118.7 1 10 16.50 16.50 50.0

Comeback and game-winning drive numbers are based on research by Scott Kacsmar, as described in parts I, II, and III on the blog.

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
1978 22 NOR KR/PR/wr 89 16 5 0 1 0 0 0
1980 24 NOR WR 89 16 16 0 2 2 0 0
1981 25 2TM 16 15 0 1 1 51 0
NOR wr 89 4 4 0 0 1 51 0
SDG WR 89 12 11 0 1 0 0 0
1983* 27 SDG WR 89 16 14 0 3 1 0 0
1985* 29 SDG WR 89 15 13 0 1 0 0 0
1986 30 SDG WR 89 16 14 0 2 0 0 0
1987 31 SDG WR 89 12 11 0 1 1 0 0
Career 150 131 0 11 5 51 0
7 yrs SDG 94 86 0 8 2 0 0
4 yrs NOR 52 41 0 3 3 51 0

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
1978 22 NOR KR/PR/wr 89 16 5 2 2 12
1979* 23 NOR WR 89 16 16 6 6 36
1980 24 NOR WR 89 16 16 6 6 36
1981 25 2TM 16 15 6 6 36
NOR wr 89 4 4 1 1 6
SDG WR 89 12 11 5 5 30
1982*+ 26 SDG WR 89 8 8 9 9 54
1983* 27 SDG WR 89 16 14 5 5 30
1984 28 SDG WR 89 15 15 6 6 36
1985* 29 SDG WR 89 15 13 10 10 60
1986 30 SDG WR 89 16 14 4 4 24
1987 31 SDG WR 89 12 11 2 2 12
Career 150 131 56 56 336
7 yrs SDG 94 86 41 41 246
4 yrs NOR 52 41 15 15 90
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Gary Clark, Billy Howton, Keyshawn Johnson, Terry Glenn, David Boston, Sterling Sharpe, Greg Jennings, Steve Smith, Gordie Soltau, DeSean Jackson
4 Greg Jennings, Gary Clark, Drew Pearson, Al Toon, Lynn Swann*, Larry Fitzgerald, Sterling Sharpe, Laveranues Coles, Red Phillips, Charley Hennigan
5 Charley Hennigan, Frank Gifford*, Marvin Harrison, Herman Moore, Chad Johnson, Terrell Owens, Bob Hayes*, Drew Pearson, Charley Taylor*, Billy Howton
6 Charley Hennigan, Otis Taylor, Mark Clayton, Gene Washington, Eddie Brown, Billy Howton, John Jefferson, Wesley Walker, Jimmy Orr, Marvin Harrison
7 Charley Hennigan, Gary Clark, Frank Gifford*, Otis Taylor, Wesley Walker, Gene Washington, Steve Smith, John Jefferson, Billy Howton, Mark Clayton
8 Paul Warfield*, Gene Washington, Otis Taylor, Gary Clark, Jimmy Orr, Art Monk*, Billy Howton, Nat Moore, Steve Smith, Charley Taylor*
9 Otis Taylor, Paul Warfield*, Jimmy Orr, Art Monk*, Gene Washington, Steve Smith, Fred Biletnikoff*, Gary Clark, Andre Reed*, Larry Fitzgerald
10 Otis Taylor, Fred Biletnikoff*, Mark Clayton, Jimmy Orr, Paul Warfield*, Charley Taylor*, Gary Clark, Eric Moulds, Mark Duper, Harold Jackson
11 Otis Taylor, Muhsin Muhammad, Eric Moulds, Mark Clayton, Nat Moore, Wesley Walker, Gary Clark, Gene Washington, Mark Duper, Ray Renfro
Career Mark Clayton, Gene Washington, Mark Duper, Eric Moulds, Gary Clark, Laveranues Coles, Steve Smith, Terry Glenn, Anthony Miller, Wesley Walker

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
1978 22 16 WR 60 49
1979 23 16 WR 143 43 11 32
1980 24 16 WR 136 35 12 33
1982 26 8 WR 160 190 1 2
1983 27 16 WR 117 28 18 47
1984 28 15 WR 107 4 27 71
1985 29 15 WR 181 72 3 12
1986 30 16 WR 111 10 27 68
1987 31 12 WR 74 42
1988 32 4 WR 3 114
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