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Boomer Esiason

Norman Julius Esiason (twitter: @7BOOMERESIASON)

Position: QB
Height: 6-5    Weight: 224 lbs.
Throws: Left

Born: April 17, 1961 in West Islip, NY
High School: East Islip
College: Maryland   (school history)    (Esiason college stats)
Drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2nd round (38th overall) of the 1984 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 106 (75th overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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All-Pro

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Fine Details  · Last updated Jul 16, 2014 1:25PM
All-Time Rank: #211. Roger Wehrli… #212. John Stallworth… #213. Troy Aikman… #214. BOOMER ESIASON… #215. Warren Moon… #216. Pete Pihos… #217. Donnie Shell… 

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 AV
1984 23 CIN qb 7 10 4 3-1-0 51 102 50.0 530 3 2.9 3 2.9 36 5.2 4.5 10.4 53.0 62.9 5 52 4.47 3.77 4.7 1 1 2
1985 24 CIN QB 7 15 14 7-7-0 251 431 58.2 3443 27 6.3 12 2.8 68 8.0 8.0 13.7 229.5 93.2 32 289 6.81 6.81 6.9 1 1 14
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 10-6-0 273 469 58.2 3959 24 5.1 17 3.6 57 8.4 7.8 14.5 247.4 87.7 26 194 7.61 7.03 5.3 3 4 15
1987 26 CIN QB 7 12 12 3-9-0 240 440 54.5 3321 16 3.6 19 4.3 61 7.5 6.3 13.8 276.8 73.1 26 209 6.68 5.53 5.6 3 3 11
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 12-4-0 223 388 57.5 3572 28 7.2 14 3.6 86 9.2 9.0 16.0 223.3 97.4 30 245 7.96 7.79 7.2 3 4 19
1989* 28 CIN QB 7 16 15 7-8-0 258 455 56.7 3525 28 6.2 11 2.4 74 7.7 7.9 13.7 220.3 92.1 36 288 6.59 6.73 7.3 0 1 15
1990 29 CIN QB 7 16 16 9-7-0 224 402 55.7 3031 24 6.0 22 5.5 53 7.5 6.3 13.5 189.4 77.0 31 198 6.54 5.36 7.2 2 4 13
1991 30 CIN QB 7 14 14 3-11-0 233 413 56.4 2883 13 3.1 16 3.9 53 7.0 5.9 12.4 205.9 72.5 25 190 6.15 5.10 5.7 2 2 8
1992 31 CIN QB 7 12 11 4-7-0 144 278 51.8 1407 11 4.0 15 5.4 38 5.1 3.4 9.8 117.3 57.0 19 150 4.23 2.70 6.4 1 2 2
1993* 32 NYJ QB 7 16 16 8-8-0 288 473 60.9 3421 16 3.4 11 2.3 77 7.2 6.9 11.9 213.8 84.5 18 139 6.68 6.33 3.7 12
1994 33 NYJ QB 7 15 14 5-9-0 255 440 58.0 2782 17 3.9 13 3.0 69 6.3 5.8 10.9 185.5 77.3 19 134 5.77 5.24 4.1 1 2 8
1995 34 NYJ QB 7 12 12 2-10-0 221 389 56.8 2275 16 4.1 15 3.9 43 5.8 4.9 10.3 189.6 71.4 27 198 4.99 4.14 6.5 3
1996 35 ARI QB 7 10 8 3-5-0 190 339 56.0 2293 11 3.2 14 4.1 64 6.8 5.6 12.1 229.3 70.6 17 109 6.13 4.98 4.8 2 2 7
1997 36 CIN qb 7 7 5 4-1-0 118 186 63.4 1478 13 7.0 2 1.1 77 7.9 8.9 12.5 211.1 106.9 7 43 7.44 8.32 3.6 7
Career 187 173 80-93-0 2969 5205 57.0 37920 247 4.7 184 3.5 86 7.3 6.6 12.8 202.8 81.1 318 2438 6.42 5.82 5.8 19 26 136
10 yrs CIN 134 123 62-61-0 2015 3564 56.5 27149 187 5.2 131 3.7 86 7.6 7.0 13.5 202.6 83.1 237 1858 6.65 6.09 6.2 16 22 106
3 yrs NYJ 43 42 15-27-0 764 1302 58.7 8478 49 3.8 39 3.0 77 6.5 5.9 11.1 197.2 78.2 64 471 5.86 5.29 4.7 1 2 23
1 yr ARI 10 8 3-5-0 190 339 56.0 2293 11 3.2 14 4.1 64 6.8 5.6 12.1 229.3 70.6 17 109 6.13 4.98 4.8 2 2 7

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

Advanced Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Att Y/A+ NY/A+ AY/A+ ANY/A+ Cmp%+ TD%+ Int%+ Sack%+ Rate+
1984 23 CIN qb 7 10 4 3-1-0 102 60 72 80 85 80 86 116 121 85
1985 24 CIN QB 7 15 14 7-7-0 431 120 119 126 125 109 125 117 107 125
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 10-6-0 469 133 137 125 128 112 110 106 115 118
1987 26 CIN QB 7 12 12 3-9-0 440 112 116 104 107 99 95 95 111 99
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 12-4-0 388 147 140 139 136 108 134 104 100 129
1989* 28 CIN QB 7 16 15 7-8-0 455 115 111 123 120 105 125 118 98 122
1990 29 CIN QB 7 16 16 9-7-0 402 112 110 101 102 97 123 74 99 101
1991 30 CIN QB 7 14 14 3-11-0 413 101 104 97 100 98 91 96 109 95
1992 31 CIN QB 7 12 11 4-7-0 278 67 72 66 70 81 103 72 104 74
1993* 32 NYJ QB 7 16 16 8-8-0 473 109 115 112 116 109 95 116 120 110
1994 33 NYJ QB 7 15 14 5-9-0 440 91 97 95 99 100 101 103 114 99
1995 34 NYJ QB 7 12 12 2-10-0 389 78 78 82 82 96 103 89 98 90
1996 35 ARI QB 7 10 8 3-5-0 339 101 107 92 96 95 91 84 112 90
1997 36 CIN qb 7 7 5 4-1-0 186 123 131 133 139 125 131 130 120 136
Career 187 173 80-93-0 5205

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
1984 23 CIN qb 7 10 4 19 63 2 9 3.3 6.3 1.9 63 2 4
1985 24 CIN QB 7 15 14 33 79 1 20 2.4 5.3 2.2 79 1 9
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 44 146 1 23 3.3 9.1 2.8 146 1 12
1987 26 CIN QB 7 12 12 52 241 0 19 4.6 20.1 4.3 241 0 10
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 43 248 1 24 5.8 15.5 2.7 248 1 5
1989* 28 CIN QB 7 16 15 47 278 0 24 5.9 17.4 2.9 278 0 8
1990 29 CIN QB 7 16 16 49 157 0 21 3.2 9.8 3.1 157 0 11
1991 30 CIN QB 7 14 14 24 66 0 16 2.8 4.7 1.7 66 0 10
1992 31 CIN QB 7 12 11 21 66 0 15 3.1 5.5 1.8 66 0 12
1993* 32 NYJ QB 7 16 16 45 118 1 17 2.6 7.4 2.8 1 -8 -8.0 0 -8 0.1 -0.5 110 1 13
1994 33 NYJ QB 7 15 14 28 59 0 15 2.1 3.9 1.9 59 0 11
1995 34 NYJ QB 7 12 12 19 14 0 19 0.7 1.2 1.6 14 0 12
1996 35 ARI QB 7 10 8 15 52 1 13 3.5 5.2 1.5 52 1 5
1997 36 CIN qb 7 7 5 8 11 0 8 1.4 1.6 1.1 11 0 1
Career 187 173 447 1598 7 24 3.6 8.5 2.4 1 -8 -8.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1590 7 123
10 yrs CIN 134 123 340 1355 5 24 4.0 10.1 2.5 1355 5 82
3 yrs NYJ 43 42 92 191 1 19 2.1 4.4 2.1 1 -8 -8.0 0 0 0.0 -0.2 183 1 36
1 yr ARI 10 8 15 52 1 13 3.5 5.2 1.5 52 1 5

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
1984 23 CIN qb 7 10 4 0 4 2 -2 0
1985 24 CIN QB 7 15 14 0 9 4 -5 0
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 0 12 5 -10 0
1987 26 CIN QB 7 12 12 0 10 4 -8 0
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 0 5 4 0 0
1989* 28 CIN QB 7 16 15 0 8 2 -4 0
1990 29 CIN QB 7 16 16 0 11 2 -23 0
1991 30 CIN QB 7 14 14 0 10 3 -5 0
1992 31 CIN QB 7 12 11 0 12 6 -9 0
1993* 32 NYJ QB 7 16 16 0 13 5 -10 0
1994 33 NYJ QB 7 15 14 0 11 3 -11 0
1995 34 NYJ QB 7 12 12 0 12 4 -27 0
1996 35 ARI QB 7 10 8 0 5 1 -8 0
1997 36 CIN qb 7 7 5 0 1 0 0 0
Career 187 173 0 123 45 -122 0
10 yrs CIN 134 123 0 82 32 -66 0
3 yrs NYJ 43 42 0 36 12 -48 0
1 yr ARI 10 8 0 5 1 -8 0

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
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 1 31 31 0 31.0
1987 26 CIN QB 7 12 12 2 68 41 0 34.0
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 1 21 21 0 21.0
Career 187 173 4 120 41 0 30.0
10 yrs CIN 134 123 4 120 41 0 30.0
3 yrs NYJ 43 42
1 yr ARI 10 8

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
1984 23 CIN qb 7 10 4 2 2 12
1985 24 CIN QB 7 15 14 1 1 6
1986* 25 CIN QB 7 16 16 1 1 6
1988*+ 27 CIN QB 7 16 16 1 1 6
1993* 32 NYJ QB 7 16 16 1 1 6
1996 35 ARI QB 7 10 8 1 1 1 8
Career 187 173 7 7 1 44
10 yrs CIN 134 123 5 5 30
3 yrs NYJ 43 42 1 1 6
1 yr ARI 10 8 1 1 1 8

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8 Donovan McNabb, Troy Aikman*, Steve McNair, Joe Namath*, Fran Tarkenton*, Drew Brees, Mark Brunell, Joe Montana*, Ken Anderson, Matt Ryan
9 Steve McNair, Fran Tarkenton*, Roger Staubach*, Donovan McNabb, Trent Green, Mark Brunell, Dan Fouts*, Troy Aikman*, Randall Cunningham, Tom Brady
10 Donovan McNabb, Joe Montana*, Roger Staubach*, Carson Palmer, Randall Cunningham, Troy Aikman*, Drew Bledsoe, Warren Moon*, Eli Manning, Trent Green
11 Ken Anderson, Terry Bradshaw*, Joe Namath*, Steve McNair, Bart Starr*, Donovan McNabb, Carson Palmer, Drew Bledsoe, Bob Griese*, Eli Manning
12 Terry Bradshaw*, Steve McNair, Joe Theismann, Donovan McNabb, Ken Stabler, Troy Aikman*, Bart Starr*, Mark Brunell, Joe Namath*, Drew Bledsoe
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14 Donovan McNabb, Bart Starr*, Terry Bradshaw*, Troy Aikman*, Drew Bledsoe, Sonny Jurgensen*, Steve McNair, Bob Griese*, John Brodie, Joe Namath*
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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
1984 23 10 QB 46 40
1985 24 15 QB 236 54 4 23
1986 25 16 QB 241 71 2 15
1987 26 12 QB 183 44 8 30
1988 27 16 QB 258 79 2 11
1989 28 16 QB 259 66 6 24
1990 29 16 QB 189 9 10 61
1991 30 14 QB 142 14
1992 31 12 QB 77 28
1993 32 16 QB 196 27 5 41
1994 33 15 QB 163 15
1995 34 12 QB 126 27
1996 35 10 QB 121 29
1997 36 7 QB 108 26
2345 350