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Franco Harris

Franco Dok Harris

Position: RB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 230 lbs.

Born: March 7, 1950 in Fort Dix, NJ
High School: Rancocas Valley Regional
College: Penn St.   (school history)    (Harris college stats)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1st round (13th overall) of the 1972 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 102 (100th overall since 1950)
9-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1990

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Franco Harris 1972 Touchdown Log

1972 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

11 Touchdowns

10 Rushing, 1 Receiving, 5 Go-Ahead, Long of 75 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Steelers11
Browns3
Bills3
Titans1
Chargers1
Vikings1
Bengals1
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Home6
Road5
Sunday11
1st2
2nd3
3rd2
4th4
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards4
30 or more yards1
Terry Bradshaw1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 5 1972-10-15 PIT HOU W 24-7 2 Rushing 1 Trail 3-7 Lead 10-7*
2 7 1972-10-29 PIT @ BUF W 38-21 2 Rushing 2 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 7 1972-10-29 PIT @ BUF W 38-21 3 Rushing 18 Lead 17-7 Lead 24-7
4 7 1972-10-29 PIT @ BUF W 38-21 4 Receiving 17 Terry Bradshaw* Lead 24-14 Lead 31-14
5 8 1972-11-05 PIT CIN W 40-17 4 Rushing 2 Lead 33-14 Lead 40-14
6 9 1972-11-12 PIT KAN W 16-7 4 Rushing 7 Lead 9-7 Lead 16-7
7 10 1972-11-19 PIT @ CLE L 24-26 4 Rushing 75 Trail 17-23 Lead 24-23*
8 11 1972-11-26 PIT MIN W 23-10 1 Rushing 12 Trail 0-3 Lead 7-3*
9 12 1972-12-03 PIT CLE W 30-0 2 Rushing 1 Lead 3-0 Lead 10-0
10 12 1972-12-03 PIT CLE W 30-0 3 Rushing 11 Lead 10-0 Lead 17-0
11 14 1972-12-17 PIT @ SDG W 24-2 1 Rushing 2 Trail 0-2 Lead 7-2*

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 15 1972-12-23 PIT OAK W 13-7 4 Receiving 60 Terry Bradshaw* Trail 6-7 Lead 13-7*