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Paul Hornung

Paul Vernon Hornung (Golden Boy)

Position: HB-FB-QB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 215 lbs.

Born: December 23, 1935 in Louisville, KY
High School: Flaget
College: Notre Dame   (school history)    (Hornung college stats)
Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1957 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 46 (1687th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1986, finalist in 1972, 1973, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985

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Paul Hornung 1959 Touchdown Log

7 Touchdowns

7 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 13 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Packers7
49ers4
Lions2
Redskins1
Road5
Home2
Sunday5
Thursday2
1st2
2nd2
3rd2
4th1
3 or fewer yards2
4-9 yards3
10-19 yards2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1959-10-11 GNB SFO W 21-20 2 Rushing 8 Lead 7-6 Lead 14-6
2 9 1959-11-22 GNB WAS W 21-0 3 Rushing 5 Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
3 10 1959-11-26 GNB @ DET W 24-17 1 Rushing 11 Trail 0-3 Lead 7-3*
4 10 1959-11-26 GNB @ DET W 24-17 1 Rushing 6 Lead 7-3 Lead 14-3
5 12 1959-12-13 GNB @ SFO W 36-14 2 Rushing 13 Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
6 12 1959-12-13 GNB @ SFO W 36-14 3 Rushing 3 Lead 16-14 Lead 23-14
7 12 1959-12-13 GNB @ SFO W 36-14 4 Rushing 2 Lead 30-14 Lead 36-14