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Tom Fears

Thomas Jesse Fears

Position: E
Height: 6-2    Weight: 216 lbs.

Born: December 3, 1922 in Guadalajara, Mexico
Died: January 4, 2000 in Palm Desert, CA
High School: Manual Arts
College: Santa Clara, UCLA   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Rams in the 11th round (103rd overall) of the 1945 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1970

Coaching Record

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Tom Fears 1951 Touchdown Log

1951 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

3 Touchdowns

3 Receiving, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 43 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Rams3
Bears1
Packers1
Lions1
Road2
Home1
Sunday3
2nd2
3rd1
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards2
Norm Van Brocklin2
Bob Waterfield1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1951-10-14 RAM @ DET W 27-21 2 Receiving 43 Norm Van Brocklin* Lead 10-0 Lead 17-0
2 10 1951-12-02 RAM @ CHI W 42-17 2 Receiving 11 Norm Van Brocklin* Trail 7-17 Trail 14-17
3 12 1951-12-16 RAM GNB W 42-14 3 Receiving 39 Bob Waterfield* Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 13 1951-12-23 RAM CLE W 24-17 4 Receiving 73 Norm Van Brocklin* Tied 17-17 Lead 24-17*