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Donnie Elder

Donald Eugene Elder

Position: DB
Height: 5-9    Weight: 175 lbs.

Born: December 13, 1962 in Chattanooga, TN
High School: Brainerd
College: Memphis   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Jets in the 3rd round (67th overall) of the 1985 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 2 (11134th overall since 1950)

37 43 37 40 28

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 AV
1985 23 NYJ 37 10 0 3 42 0 25 14.0 42 1
1986 24 2TM 12 0 22 435 0 36 19.8 435 1
DET 43 3 0 1 10 0 10 10.0 10 0
PIT 37 9 0 21 425 0 36 20.2 425 1
1988 26 TAM KR 40 16 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 34 772 0 51 22.7 772 0
1989 27 TAM KR 40 16 0 40 685 0 30 17.1 685 0
1990 28 SDG KR 28 12 0 24 571 0 90 23.8 571 0
1991 29 SDG KR 28 16 1 27 535 0 42 19.8 535 0
Career 82 1 1 0 0 0 0.0 150 3040 0 90 20.3 3040 2
2 yrs SDG 28 1 51 1106 0 90 21.7 1106 0
2 yrs TAM 32 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 74 1457 0 51 19.7 1457 0
1 yr DET 3 0 1 10 0 10 10.0 10 0
1 yr NYJ 10 0 3 42 0 25 14.0 42 1
1 yr PIT 9 0 21 425 0 36 20.2 425 1

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
1985 23 NYJ 37 10 0 0 1 0 0 0
1986 24 2TM 12 0 0 1 1 0 0
PIT 37 9 0 0 1 1 0 0
1988 26 TAM KR 40 16 0 3 9 0 9 0 0 1 1 6 0
1989 27 TAM KR 40 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0
1990 28 SDG KR 28 12 0 0.5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0
1991 29 SDG KR 28 16 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Career 82 1 1.5 6 9 0 9 0 0 8 5 6 0
2 yrs SDG 28 1 1.5 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0
2 yrs TAM 32 0 4 9 0 9 0 0 3 2 6 0
1 yr NYJ 10 0 0 1 0 0 0
1 yr PIT 9 0 0 1 1 0 0

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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