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Joe Childress

Joseph Childress

Position: HB-FB-FL
Height: 6-0    Weight: 202 lbs.

Born: October 26, 1933 in Robertsdale, AL
Died: May 5, 1986 in Houston, TX
High School: Robertsdale
College: Auburn   (school history)
Drafted by the Chicago Cardinals in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 22 (4286th overall since 1950)

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Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1956 23 CRD 35 11 43 203 0 30 4.7 18.5 3.9 6 82 13.7 1 34 0.5 7.5 285 1 1
1957 24 CRD 35 12 41 168 1 39 4.1 14.0 3.4 10 146 14.6 0 28 0.8 12.2 314 1 3
1958 25 CRD FB 35 10 50 170 0 30 3.4 17.0 5.0 35 406 11.6 4 26 3.5 40.6 576 4 3
1959 26 CRD RH 35 9 30 59 0 9 2.0 6.6 3.3 4 73 18.3 1 52 0.4 8.1 132 1 1
1960 27 STL FL 35 12 34 240 0 28 7.1 20.0 2.8 11 202 18.4 2 52 0.9 16.8 442 2 2 5
1962 29 STL 35 14 37 162 0 15 4.4 11.6 2.6 15 207 13.8 1 42 1.1 14.8 369 1 2 3
1963 30 STL FB 35 14 174 701 2 28 4.0 50.1 12.4 25 354 14.2 2 78 1.8 25.3 1055 4 2 9
1964 31 STL HB 35 9 102 413 0 17 4.0 45.9 11.3 12 203 16.9 2 46 1.3 22.6 616 2 0 5
1965 32 STL 35 5 19 94 0 13 4.9 18.8 3.8 3 27 9.0 0 10 0.6 5.4 121 0 0 1
Career 96 530 2210 3 39 4.2 23.0 5.5 121 1700 14.0 13 78 1.3 17.7 3910 16 14 23

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
1956 23 CRD 35 11 1 0 0 0 0.0 285
1962 29 STL 35 14 3 19 0 10 6.3 388
Career 96 4 19 0 10 4.8 3929

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
1956 23 CRD 35 11 0 1 0 0 0
1957 24 CRD 35 12 0 3 2 0 0
1958 25 CRD FB 35 10 0 3 0 0 0
1959 26 CRD RH 35 9 0 1 1 -10 0
1960 27 STL FL 35 12 0 2 2 4 0
1962 29 STL 35 14 0 2 0 0 0
1963 30 STL FB 35 14 0 2 2 0 0
Career 96 0 14 7 -6 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
1957 24 CRD 35 12 1 2 50.0 43 0 0.0 1 50.0 43 21.5 -1.0 43.0 3.6 56.2 0 0
1958 25 CRD FB 35 10 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0
Career 96 1 3 33.3 43 0 0.0 1 33.3 43 14.3 -0.7 43.0 0.4 42.4 0 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.

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
1956 23 CRD 35 11 1 1 6
1957 24 CRD 35 12 1 1 6
1958 25 CRD FB 35 10 4 4 24
1959 26 CRD RH 35 9 1 1 6
1960 27 STL FL 35 12 2 2 12
1962 29 STL 35 14 1 1 6
1963 30 STL FB 35 14 2 2 4 24
1964 31 STL HB 35 9 2 2 12
Career 96 3 13 16 96

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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