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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 (1686th 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 1961 Touchdown Log

1961 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

10 Touchdowns

8 Rushing, 2 Receiving, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 54 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Packers10
Colts5
Bears2
49ers1
Vikings1
Browns1
Home6
Road4
Sunday10
1st3
2nd5
3rd2
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards2
Bart Starr2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 2 1961-09-24 GNB SFO W 30-10 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 4 1961-10-08 GNB BAL W 45-7 1 Rushing 54 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 4 1961-10-08 GNB BAL W 45-7 2 Rushing 1 Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
4 4 1961-10-08 GNB BAL W 45-7 3 Receiving 8 Bart Starr* Lead 17-7 Lead 24-7
5 4 1961-10-08 GNB BAL W 45-7 3 Rushing 1 Lead 24-7 Lead 31-7
6 5 1961-10-15 GNB @ CLE W 49-17 2 Rushing 3 Lead 14-3 Lead 21-3
7 7 1961-10-29 GNB MIN W 28-10 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
8 8 1961-11-05 GNB @ BAL L 21-45 2 Rushing 17 Trail 7-14 Tied 14-14
9 9 1961-11-12 GNB @ CHI W 31-28 2 Rushing 8 Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
10 9 1961-11-12 GNB @ CHI W 31-28 2 Receiving 34 Bart Starr* Lead 21-7 Lead 28-7

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 15 1961-12-31 GNB NYG W 37-0 2 Rushing 6 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*