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Lester Hayes

Lester Craig Hayes

Position: DB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 200 lbs.

Born: January 22, 1955 in Houston, TX
High School: Phillis Wheatley
College: Texas A&M   (school history)
Drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the 5th round (126th overall) of the 1977 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 74 (455th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

Hall of Fame finalist in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004

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All-Pro

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All-Time Rank: #427. Louis Lipps… #428. Richmond Webb… #429. Justin Smith… #430. LESTER HAYES… #431. Robin Cole… #432. Otis Taylor… #433. Cornell Green… 

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 AV
1977 22 OAK db 37 14 2 1 27 0 27 0 0 1 2 -3 0 3
1978 23 OAK LCB 37 16 16 4 86 0 52 0 7
1979 24 OAK LCB 37 16 16 7 100 2 52 0 8
1980*+ 25 OAK LCB 37 16 16 13 273 1 62 0 0 0 2 0 0 17
1981* 26 OAK LCB 37 16 16 3 0 0 0 0 11
1982* 27 RAI LCB 37 9 9 2 0 0 0 0 9
1983* 28 RAI LCB 37 16 16 2 49 0 28 0 12
1984* 29 RAI LCB 37 16 16 1 3 0 3 0 9
1985 30 RAI LCB 37 16 13 4 27 1 27 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
1986 31 RAI LCB 37 14 14 2 7 0 7 0 0 0 2 42 1 6
Career 149 134 39 572 4 62 0 0 1 7 39 1 89

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1977 22 OAK LCB 2 2
1980 ❍ 25 OAK LCB 4 4 5 45 1 20 0 2.0
1982* 27 RAI LCB 2 2 1 0 0 0 0
1983 ❍ 28 RAI LCB 3 3 2 62 1 44 0
1984* 29 RAI LCB 1 1
1985 30 RAI LCB 1 1
Career 13 13 8 107 2 44 0 2.0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1977 22 OAK db 37 14 2 3 57 0 23 19.0 57
1980*+ 25 OAK LCB 37 16 16 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
1985 30 RAI LCB 37 16 13 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Career 149 134 5 57 0 23 11.4 57

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
1979 24 OAK LCB 37 16 16 2 2 12
1980*+ 25 OAK LCB 37 16 16 1 1 6
1985 30 RAI LCB 37 16 13 1 1 6
1986 31 RAI LCB 37 14 14 1 1 6
Career 149 134 1 4 5 30

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
1980 ❍ 25 OAK LCB 1 1 1 1 6
1983 ❍ 28 RAI LCB 1 1 1 1 6
Career 13 13 2 2 12

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams