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Frank Gifford

Frank Newton Gifford (Giffer)

Position: HB-FL-DB-WR
Height: 6-1    Weight: 197 lbs.

Born: August 16, 1930 in Santa Monica, CA
High School: Bakersfield
College: USC   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 27 (3595th overall since 1950)
8-time Pro Bowler & 4-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1977, finalist in 1971, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976

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Frank Gifford 1953 Touchdown Log

7 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 2 Rushing, 1 Interception Return, 2 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 49 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Giants7
Redskins2
Eagles2
Browns1
Steelers1
Lions1
Home4
Road3
Sunday7
1st2
2nd2
3rd2
4th1
3 or fewer yards1
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards2
30 or more yards2
Charlie Conerly4

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1953-10-11 NYG @ WAS L 9-13 2 Interception Return 18 Trail 2-10 Trail 9-10
2 7 1953-11-08 NYG @ PHI L 7-30 4 Receiving 32 Charlie Conerly Trail 0-30 Trail 7-30
3 8 1953-11-15 NYG PIT L 10-14 3 Receiving 6 Charlie Conerly Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
4 9 1953-11-22 NYG WAS L 21-24 2 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
5 10 1953-11-29 NYG PHI W 37-28 1 Rushing 8 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
6 11 1953-12-06 NYG @ CLE L 14-62 3 Receiving 13 Charlie Conerly Trail 7-31 Trail 14-31
7 12 1953-12-13 NYG DET L 16-27 1 Receiving 49 Charlie Conerly Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7