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Bruce Gossett

Daniel Bruce Gossett

Position: K
Height: 6-1    Weight: 204 lbs.

Born: November 9, 1941 in Canonsburg, PA
High School: Cecil Twp.
College: Ferrum, Clarion, Duquesne, Richmond   (school history)

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 35 (2713th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Kicking & Punting

Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring 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 AV
1964 23 RAM K 30 14 4 4 6 5 8 6 4 3 2 24 18 75.0% 33 31 93.9% 7
1965 24 RAM K 30 14 7 6 3 2 6 3 9 4 1 26 15 57.7% 32 30 93.8% 4
1966* 25 RAM K 30 14 14 14 8 5 14 7 13 2 49 28 57.1% 29 29 100.0% 1
1967 26 RAM K 30 14 5 5 13 9 10 2 10 4 5 43 20 46.5% 48 48 100.0% 3
1968* 27 RAM K 30 14 6 5 10 8 7 4 7 1 31 17 54.8% 37 37 100.0% 2
1969 28 RAM K 30 14 7 7 8 8 7 6 11 1 1 34 22 64.7% 36 36 100.0% 5
1970 29 SFO K 30 14 0 6 5 7 7 5 2 10 7 3 31 21 67.7% 41 39 95.1% 5
1971 30 SFO K 30 14 0 7 7 5 5 13 6 11 5 36 23 63.9% 32 32 100.0% 4
1972 31 SFO K 30 14 0 4 4 5 4 5 4 12 5 3 1 29 18 62.1% 42 41 97.6% 4
1973 32 SFO K 30 14 4 4 12 9 9 8 7 4 1 1 33 26 78.8% 26 26 100.0% 6
1974 33 SFO K 30 14 2 2 7 5 3 2 12 2 24 11 45.8% 27 25 92.6% 2 56 31 0 28.0 1
Career 154 0 66 63 84 67 87 50 106 37 17 2 360 219 60.8% 383 374 97.7% 2 56 31 0 28.0 42
6 yrs RAM 84 0 43 41 48 37 52 28 54 14 10 207 120 58.0% 215 211 98.1% 22
5 yrs SFO 70 0 23 22 36 30 35 22 52 23 7 2 153 99 64.7% 168 163 97.0% 2 56 31 0 28.0 20

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1966* 25 RAM K 30 14 0 0 1 0 0
Career 154 0 0 1 0 0
6 yrs RAM 84 0 0 0 1 0 0
5 yrs SFO 70 0

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
1964 23 RAM K 30 14 31 18 85
1965 24 RAM K 30 14 30 15 75
1966* 25 RAM K 30 14 29 28 113
1967 26 RAM K 30 14 48 20 108
1968* 27 RAM K 30 14 37 17 88
1969 28 RAM K 30 14 36 22 102
1970 29 SFO K 30 14 0 39 21 102
1971 30 SFO K 30 14 0 32 23 101
1972 31 SFO K 30 14 0 41 18 95
1973 32 SFO K 30 14 26 26 104
1974 33 SFO K 30 14 25 11 58
Career 154 0 374 219 1031
6 yrs RAM 84 0 211 120 571
5 yrs SFO 70 0 163 99 460

Playoffs Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1967 26 RAM 1 1 1
1969 28 RAM 1 2 2 8
1970 29 SFO 2 0 3 2 9
1971 30 SFO 2 0 3 2 9
1972 31 SFO 1 0 4 4
Career 7 0 13 6 31
3 yrs SFO 5 0 10 4 22
2 yrs RAM 2 0 3 2 9

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams