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Bob Griese

Robert Allen Griese

Position: QB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 190 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: February 3, 1945 in Evansville, IN
High School: Rex Mundi
College: Purdue   (school history)    (Griese college stats)
Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1967 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 104 (88th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Brian Griese
8-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1990, finalist in 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com


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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 23, 2014 4:25PM
All-Time Rank: #279. Jerry Mays… #280. Phil Simms… #281. Harry Carson… #282. BOB GRIESE… #283. Bill Willis… #284. Jimmy Johnson… #285. Dwight Stephenson… 

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD AV
1967* 22 MIA QB 12 12 10 3-7-0 166 331 50.2 2005 15 4.5 18 5.4 68 6.1 4.5 12.1 167.1 61.6 1 2 8
1968* 23 MIA QB 12 13 13 5-7-1 186 355 52.4 2473 21 5.9 16 4.5 50 7.0 6.1 13.3 190.2 75.7 2 2 12
1969 24 MIA QB 12 9 9 2-6-1 121 252 48.0 1695 10 4.0 16 6.3 53 6.7 4.7 14.0 188.3 56.9 33 289 4.93 3.11 11.6 1 0 5
1970* 25 MIA QB 12 14 14 10-4-0 142 245 58.0 2019 12 4.9 17 6.9 54 8.2 6.1 14.2 144.2 72.1 31 282 6.29 4.39 11.2 0 1 12
1971*+ 26 MIA QB 12 14 13 9-3-1 145 263 55.1 2089 19 7.2 9 3.4 86 7.9 7.8 14.4 149.2 90.9 23 248 6.44 6.35 8.0 3 3 15
1972 27 MIA qb 12 6 5 5-0-0 53 97 54.6 638 4 4.1 4 4.1 39 6.6 5.5 12.0 106.3 71.6 7 45 5.70 4.74 6.7 1 1 4
1973* 28 MIA QB 12 13 13 12-1-0 116 218 53.2 1422 17 7.8 8 3.7 46 6.5 6.4 12.3 109.4 84.3 11 75 5.88 5.79 4.8 1 1 11
1974* 29 MIA QB 12 13 13 10-3-0 152 253 60.1 1968 16 6.3 15 5.9 54 7.8 6.4 12.9 151.4 80.9 27 202 6.31 5.04 9.6 2 3 13
1975 30 MIA QB 12 10 10 7-3-0 118 191 61.8 1693 14 7.3 13 6.8 79 8.9 7.3 14.3 169.3 86.6 16 131 7.55 6.07 7.7 2 2 11
1976 31 MIA QB 12 13 13 5-8-0 162 272 59.6 2097 11 4.0 12 4.4 47 7.7 6.5 12.9 161.3 78.9 30 266 6.06 5.00 9.9 0 1 12
1977*+ 32 MIA QB 12 14 14 10-4-0 180 307 58.6 2252 22 7.2 13 4.2 73 7.3 6.9 12.5 160.9 87.8 36 303 5.68 5.26 10.5 16
1978* 33 MIA QB 12 11 9 6-3-0 148 235 63.0 1791 11 4.7 11 4.7 63 7.6 6.5 12.1 162.8 82.4 18 165 6.43 5.34 7.1 0 1 9
1979 34 MIA QB 12 14 12 7-5-0 176 310 56.8 2160 14 4.5 16 5.2 51 7.0 5.5 12.3 154.3 72.0 26 223 5.76 4.46 7.7 1 1 9
1980 35 MIA qb 12 5 3 1-2-0 61 100 61.0 790 6 6.0 4 4.0 54 7.9 7.3 13.0 158.0 89.2 9 89 6.43 5.88 8.3 2 2 2
Career 161 151 92-56-3 1926 3429 56.2 25092 192 5.6 172 5.0 86 7.3 6.2 13.0 155.9 77.1 267 2318 6.16 5.11 7.2 16 20 139

Playoff Record as Starting QB: 1970 (0-1), 1971 (2-1), 1972 (1-0), 1973 (3-0), 1974 (0-1), 1978 (0-1), 1979 (0-1)
Playoff Comebacks: 1971 (1)
Playoff Game-Winning Drives: 1971 (1)

Comeback and game-winning drive numbers are based on research by Scott Kacsmar, as described in parts I, II, and III on the blog.

Advanced Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Att Y/A+ NY/A+ AY/A+ ANY/A+ Cmp%+ TD%+ Int%+ Sack%+ Rate+
1967* 22 MIA QB 12 12 10 3-7-0 331 91 94 108 97 102 99
1968* 23 MIA QB 12 13 13 5-7-1 355 102 108 113 111 117 113
1969 24 MIA QB 12 9 9 2-6-1 252 98 87 94 87 98 94 91 83 93
1970* 25 MIA QB 12 14 14 10-4-0 245 126 113 109 102 120 105 86 82 107
1971*+ 26 MIA QB 12 14 13 9-3-1 263 121 114 129 124 111 129 118 99 129
1972 27 MIA qb 12 6 5 5-0-0 97 98 104 105 108 109 99 113 107 108
1973* 28 MIA QB 12 13 13 12-1-0 218 99 108 116 120 103 133 116 116 122
1974* 29 MIA QB 12 13 13 10-3-0 253 121 116 114 111 125 119 93 92 117
1975 30 MIA QB 12 10 10 7-3-0 191 134 132 120 120 126 129 83 104 120
1976 31 MIA QB 12 13 13 5-8-0 272 118 112 115 112 121 99 109 93 115
1977*+ 32 MIA QB 12 14 14 10-4-0 307 112 106 120 115 118 132 111 89 125
1978* 33 MIA QB 12 11 9 6-3-0 235 121 118 118 117 133 108 106 105 123
1979 34 MIA QB 12 14 12 7-5-0 310 102 100 100 99 107 104 96 98 103
1980 35 MIA qb 12 5 3 1-2-0 100 121 111 122 115 120 123 106 93 125
Career 161 151 92-56-3 3429

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1967* 22 MIA QB 12 12 10 37 157 1 22 4.2 13.1 3.1 157 1 3
1968* 23 MIA QB 12 13 13 42 230 1 35 5.5 17.7 3.2 230 1 1
1969 24 MIA QB 12 9 9 21 102 0 22 4.9 11.3 2.3 102 0 5
1970* 25 MIA QB 12 14 14 26 89 2 16 3.4 6.4 1.9 89 2 5
1971*+ 26 MIA QB 12 14 13 26 82 0 21 3.2 5.9 1.9 82 0 9
1972 27 MIA qb 12 6 5 3 11 1 5 3.7 1.8 0.5 11 1 0
1973* 28 MIA QB 12 13 13 13 20 0 21 1.5 1.5 1.0 20 0 5
1974* 29 MIA QB 12 13 13 16 66 1 22 4.1 5.1 1.2 66 1 5
1975 30 MIA QB 12 10 10 17 59 1 17 3.5 5.9 1.7 59 1 2
1976 31 MIA QB 12 13 13 23 108 0 26 4.7 8.3 1.8 108 0 3
1977*+ 32 MIA QB 12 14 14 16 30 0 13 1.9 2.1 1.1 30 0 6
1978* 33 MIA QB 12 11 9 9 10 0 9 1.1 0.9 0.8 10 0 3
1979 34 MIA QB 12 14 12 11 30 0 18 2.7 2.1 0.8 30 0 4
1980 35 MIA qb 12 5 3 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.2 0 0 1
Career 161 151 261 994 7 35 3.8 6.2 1.6 994 7 52

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1967* 22 MIA QB 12 12 10 0 3 1 0 0
1968* 23 MIA QB 12 13 13 0 1 0 0 0
1969 24 MIA QB 12 9 9 0 5 2 0 0
1970* 25 MIA QB 12 14 14 0 5 2 -3 0
1971*+ 26 MIA QB 12 14 13 0 9 6 -37 0
1973* 28 MIA QB 12 13 13 0 5 3 -16 0
1974* 29 MIA QB 12 13 13 0 5 3 -8 0
1975 30 MIA QB 12 10 10 0 2 0 -6 0
1976 31 MIA QB 12 13 13 0 3 2 -5 0
1977*+ 32 MIA QB 12 14 14 0 6 2 -21 0
1978* 33 MIA QB 12 11 9 0 3 0 -10 0
1979 34 MIA QB 12 14 12 0 4 2 -2 0
1980 35 MIA qb 12 5 3 0 1 0 0 0
Career 161 151 0 52 23 -108 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
1967* 22 MIA QB 12 12 10 1 1 6
1968* 23 MIA QB 12 13 13 1 1 6
1970* 25 MIA QB 12 14 14 2 2 12
1972 27 MIA qb 12 6 5 1 1 6
1974* 29 MIA QB 12 13 13 1 1 6
1975 30 MIA QB 12 10 10 1 1 6
Career 161 151 7 7 42
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Joe Kapp, Pat Haden, Jason Campbell, Mark Rypien, Jim Kelly*, John Elway*, Doug Williams, Neil Lomax, David Carr, Jim Plunkett
4 Jason Campbell, Norm Snead, Jim Kelly*, Doug Williams, Jim Plunkett, John Elway*, David Carr, Milt Plum, Joe Flacco, Jim McMahon
5 Mark Rypien, Jay Cutler, Marc Bulger, John Elway*, Norm Snead, Doug Williams, Milt Plum, Bernie Kosar, Jim Everett, Ken O'Brien
6 Jay Cutler, Milt Plum, Marc Bulger, Jim Plunkett, Steve McNair, Ken O'Brien, Mark Rypien, Bernie Kosar, Norm Snead, Drew Bledsoe
7 Drew Bledsoe, Jay Cutler, Ken O'Brien, Jim Plunkett, Bernie Kosar, Jim Everett, John Elway*, Milt Plum, Steve McNair, Eli Manning
8 Ken O'Brien, Drew Bledsoe, Jim Everett, Terry Bradshaw*, John Elway*, Milt Plum, Bernie Kosar, Steve McNair, Steve Grogan, Brian Sipe
9 Jake Plummer, Ben Roethlisberger, John Elway*, John Hadl, Joe Ferguson, Troy Aikman*, Tobin Rote, Terry Bradshaw*, Steve McNair, Steve Grogan
10 John Elway*, Jim Kelly*, Donovan McNabb, Ken Anderson, Ben Roethlisberger, Jake Plummer, Drew Bledsoe, Jim Everett, Mark Brunell, Warren Moon*
11 Jim Kelly*, John Elway*, Donovan McNabb, Troy Aikman*, Warren Moon*, Steve McNair, Ken Anderson, Drew Bledsoe, John Hadl, Terry Bradshaw*
12 John Hadl, Jim Kelly*, Donovan McNabb, Terry Bradshaw*, Warren Moon*, Drew Bledsoe, Fran Tarkenton*, John Elway*, Steve McNair, Roman Gabriel
13 Terry Bradshaw*, John Hadl, Drew Bledsoe, Roman Gabriel, Donovan McNabb, Warren Moon*, Jim Kelly*, Fran Tarkenton*, Mark Brunell, Bart Starr*
14 John Hadl, Drew Bledsoe, Terry Bradshaw*, Roman Gabriel, Donovan McNabb, Jim Kelly*, Bart Starr*, Mark Brunell, Boomer Esiason, Jim Hart
Career Terry Bradshaw*, Drew Bledsoe, Jim Kelly*, Mark Brunell, Len Dawson*, Roman Gabriel, Phil Simms, John Hadl, Warren Moon*, Jim Hart

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
1970 25 14 QB 116 15
1971 26 14 QB 150 54 8 21
1972 27 6 QB 41 33
1973 28 13 QB 111 13
1974 29 13 QB 125 17 9 49
1975 30 10 QB 110 13
1976 31 13 QB 115 13
1977 32 14 QB 155 44 5 25
1978 33 11 QB 95 23
1979 34 14 QB 113 22
1980 35 5 QB 48 32
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