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Willie Galimore

Willie Lee Galimore

Position: HB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 187 lbs.

Born: March 30, 1935 in St. Augustine, FL
Died: July 26, 1964 in Rensselaer, IN
High School: Excelsior
College: Florida A&M   (school history)
Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 5th round (58th overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 21 (4478th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

Hall of Fame senior candidate in 1992

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Willie Galimore 1961 Touchdown Log

7 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 3 Receiving, 2 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 84 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Bears7
Vikings3
Browns1
Colts1
Rams1
Lions1
Home5
Road2
Sunday7
2nd1
4th6
3 or fewer yards1
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards4
Billy Wade2
Ed Brown1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1961-09-17 CHI @ MIN L 13-37 4 Receiving 10 Billy Wade Trail 6-37 Trail 13-37
2 4 1961-10-08 CHI @ DET W 31-17 4 Rushing 53 Lead 24-17 Lead 31-17
3 5 1961-10-15 CHI BAL W 24-10 4 Receiving 84 Ed Brown Tied 10-10 Lead 17-10*
4 11 1961-11-26 CHI RAM W 28-24 4 Receiving 52 Billy Wade Trail 21-24 Lead 28-24*
5 13 1961-12-10 CHI CLE W 17-14 4 Rushing 3 Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
6 14 1961-12-17 CHI MIN W 52-35 2 Rushing 8 Trail 7-14 Tied 14-14
7 14 1961-12-17 CHI MIN W 52-35 4 Rushing 60 Lead 45-35 Lead 52-35