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Mel Farr

Melvin Farr (Mel Farr Superstar)

Position: RB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 210 lbs.

Born: November 3, 1944 in Beaumont, TX
Died: August 3, 2015
High School: Hebert
College: UCLA   (school history)    (Farr college stats)
Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 1st round (7th overall) of the 1967 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 41 (2126th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Mel Farr and Mike Farr and Brother of Miller Farr
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Mel Farr 1972 Touchdown Log

3 Touchdowns

3 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 2 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Lions3
Chargers2
Saints1
Home3
Sunday3
2nd1
3rd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards3

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 6 1972-10-22 DET SDG W 34-20 2 Rushing 1 Tied 6-6 Lead 13-6*
2 6 1972-10-22 DET SDG W 34-20 3 Rushing 2 Lead 13-6 Lead 20-6
3 10 1972-11-19 DET NOR W 27-14 4 Rushing 1 Lead 20-7 Lead 27-7