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Carl Eller

Carl Lee Eller

Position: DE
Height: 6-6    Weight: 247 lbs.

Born: February 25, 1942 in Winston-Salem, NC
High School: Atkins
College: Minnesota   (school history)    (Eller college stats)
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1964 AFL Draft.
Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1964 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 123 (25th overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2004, finalist in 1985, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

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Fan EloRater

Fine Details  · Last updated Jul 12, 2014 9:25PM
All-Time Rank: #89. Sam Huff… #90. Randall McDaniel… #91. Gene Upshaw… #92. CARL ELLER… #93. Jimmy Johnson… #94. Junior Seau… #95. Ron Mix… 

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
1964 22 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 4 45 1 8
1965 23 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 2 9 0 1 6
1966 24 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 4 0 0 9
1967 25 MIN LDE 81 14 13 0 0 2 0 0 7
1968*+ 26 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 14
1969*+ 27 MIN LDE 81 14 14 21
1970*+ 28 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 2 2 0 19
1971*+ 29 MIN LDE 81 14 14 18
1972 30 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 11
1973*+ 31 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 15
1974* 32 MIN LDE 81 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 9
1975 33 MIN LDE 81 14 14 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 9
1976 34 MIN LDE 81 13 13 7
1977 35 MIN LDE 81 14 14 1 7
1978 36 MIN lde 81 14 7 0 0 3 0 0 4
1979 37 SEA LDE 71 16 8 3
Career 225 209 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 23 61 1 2 167
15 yrs MIN 209 201 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 23 61 1 2 164
1 yr SEA 16 8 3

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
1964 22 MIN LDE 81 14 14 1 1 6
1965 23 MIN LDE 81 14 14 1 2
1977 35 MIN LDE 81 14 14 1 2
Career 225 209 1 1 2 10
15 yrs MIN 209 201 1 1 2 10
1 yr SEA 16 8 0
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Anthony Weaver, Leo Sugar, Ernie Stautner*, James Jones, Greg Ellis, Kevin Carter, Bill Quinlan, Leroy Jones, Burt Grossman, Marco Coleman
4 Lionel Aldridge, Mark Lomas, Tamba Hali, Gerard Warren, Fred Miller, Tim Bowens, Marion Campbell, Dave Browning, Marco Coleman, Bruce Clark
5 Jason Taylor, Fred Miller, Doug Atkins*, Pat Holmes, Tommie Harris, Willie Davis*, Ray Childress, Claude Humphrey*, Dwight White, Dan Hampton*
6 Jason Taylor, Doug Betters, Roger Brown, Michael Strahan*, Doug Atkins*, Willie Davis*, Kevin Carter, John Henderson, Jevon Kearse, Julius Peppers
7 Pat Swilling, Alan Page*, Haloti Ngata, Bill Stanfill, Jason Taylor, Kevin Williams, Deacon Jones*, Warren Sapp*, Cortez Kennedy*, Leo Nomellini*
8 Dan Hampton*, Jason Taylor, Pat Swilling, Warren Sapp*, Alan Page*, Haloti Ngata, Kevin Williams, Jared Allen, Bob Baumhower, Chris Doleman*
9 Warren Sapp*, Alan Page*, Julius Peppers, Jason Taylor, Chris Doleman*, Deacon Jones*, Haloti Ngata, Jared Allen, Willie Davis*, Cortez Kennedy*
10 Jason Taylor, Warren Sapp*, Dan Hampton*, Alan Page*, Julius Peppers, Randy White*, Cortez Kennedy*, Michael Strahan*, Willie Davis*, Jared Allen
11 Jason Taylor, Alan Page*, Warren Sapp*, Julius Peppers, Michael Strahan*, Dan Hampton*, Jack Youngblood*, Randy White*, Cortez Kennedy*, Joe Greene*
12 Jason Taylor, Warren Sapp*, Alan Page*, Julius Peppers, Michael Strahan*, Randy White*, Dan Hampton*, Joe Greene*, Chris Doleman*, Andy Robustelli*
13 Jason Taylor, Warren Sapp*, Alan Page*, Randy White*, Julius Peppers, Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Andy Robustelli*, Jack Youngblood*, Joe Greene*
14 Jason Taylor, Alan Page*, Warren Sapp*, Randy White*, Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Julius Peppers, Andy Robustelli*, Jack Youngblood*, John Randle*
15 Jason Taylor, Alan Page*, Warren Sapp*, Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Randy White*, Julius Peppers, Andy Robustelli*, Jack Youngblood*, John Randle*
16 Jason Taylor, Alan Page*, Warren Sapp*, Michael Strahan*, Chris Doleman*, Randy White*, Julius Peppers, Andy Robustelli*, Jack Youngblood*, Doug Atkins*
Career Michael Strahan*, Alan Page*, Andy Robustelli*, Jack Youngblood*, Jason Taylor, Joe Greene*, Warren Sapp*, Chris Doleman*, Gino Marchetti*, Doug Atkins*

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams