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Desmond Howard

Desmond Kevin Howard (twitter: @DesmondHoward)

Position: WR
Height: 5-10    Weight: 185 lbs.

Born: May 15, 1970 in Cleveland, OH
High School: St. Joseph
College: Michigan   (school history)    (Howard college stats)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1992 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 17 (5311th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

80 81 81 80 18 82 80

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

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 AV
1992 22 WAS wr 80 16 1 6 84 1 55 14.0 22 462 0 42 21.0 580 1
1993 23 WAS wr 80 16 5 4 25 0 13 6.3 21 405 0 33 19.3 733 2
1994 24 WAS WR 80 16 15 731 6
1995 25 JAX PR/wr 81 13 6 24 246 0 40 10.3 10 178 0 24 17.8 708 2
1996 26 GNB KR/PR 81 16 0 58 875 3 92 15.1 22 460 0 40 20.9 1430 4
1997 27 OAK KR/PR 80 15 0 27 210 0 32 7.8 61 1318 0 45 21.6 1558 0
1998 28 OAK KR/PR 80 15 1 45 541 2 75 12.0 49 1040 0 42 21.2 1597 2
1999 29 2TM 13 0 18 208 1 68 11.6 34 662 0 35 19.5 870 1
GNB 82 8 0 12 93 0 20 7.8 19 364 0 31 19.2 457 0
DET 18 5 0 6 115 1 68 19.2 15 298 0 35 19.9 413 1
2000* 30 DET 80 15 0 31 457 1 95 14.7 57 1401 0 70 24.6 1872 1
2001 31 DET wr 80 14 1 22 201 0 34 9.1 57 1446 0 91 25.4 1805 1
2002 32 DET 80 7 0 9 48 0 14 5.3 26 587 0 70 22.6 635 0
Career 156 29 244 2895 8 95 11.9 359 7959 0 91 22.2 12519 20
4 yrs DET 41 1 68 821 2 95 12.1 155 3732 0 91 24.1 4725 3
3 yrs WAS 48 21 10 109 1 55 10.9 43 867 0 42 20.2 2044 9
2 yrs GNB 24 0 70 968 3 92 13.8 41 824 0 40 20.1 1887 4
2 yrs OAK 30 1 72 751 2 75 10.4 110 2358 0 45 21.4 3155 2
1 yr JAX 13 6 24 246 0 40 10.3 10 178 0 24 17.8 708 2

Playoffs Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1996 ❍ 26 GNB 3 0 9 210 1 71 23.3 9 277 1 99 30.8 487
Career 3 0 9 210 1 71 23.3 9 277 1 99 30.8 487

Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1992 22 WAS wr 80 16 1 3 20 6.7 0 8 0.2 1.3 3 14 0 7 4.7 0.9 0.2 34 0 1
1993 23 WAS wr 80 16 5 23 286 12.4 0 27 1.4 17.9 2 17 0 9 8.5 1.1 0.1 303 0 0
1994 24 WAS WR 80 16 15 40 727 18.2 5 81 2.5 45.4 1 4 0 4 4.0 0.3 0.1 731 5 0
1995 25 JAX PR/wr 81 13 6 26 276 10.6 1 24 2.0 21.2 1 8 0 8 8.0 0.6 0.1 284 1 0
1996 26 GNB KR/PR 81 16 0 13 95 7.3 0 12 0.8 5.9 95 0 2
1997 27 OAK KR/PR 80 15 0 4 30 7.5 0 9 0.3 2.0 30 0 2
1998 28 OAK KR/PR 80 15 1 1 2 16 8.0 0 10 0.1 1.1 16 0 4
2000* 30 DET 80 15 0 3 2 14 7.0 0 10 0.1 0.9 14 0 2
2001 31 DET wr 80 14 1 14 10 133 13.3 1 36 0.7 9.5 5 25 0 7 5.0 1.8 0.4 158 1 1
Career 156 29 19 123 1597 13.0 7 81 0.8 10.2 12 68 0 9 5.7 0.4 0.1 1665 7 12
4 yrs DET 41 1 17 12 147 12.3 1 36 0.3 3.6 5 25 0 7 5.0 0.6 0.1 172 1 3
3 yrs WAS 48 21 66 1033 15.7 5 81 1.4 21.5 6 35 0 9 5.8 0.7 0.1 1068 5 1
2 yrs GNB 24 0 13 95 7.3 0 12 0.5 4.0 95 0 2
2 yrs OAK 30 1 1 6 46 7.7 0 10 0.2 1.5 46 0 6
1 yr JAX 13 6 26 276 10.6 1 24 2.0 21.2 1 8 0 8 8.0 0.6 0.1 284 1 0

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
1992 22 WAS wr 80 16 1 0 1 0 0 0
1996 26 GNB KR/PR 81 16 0 0 2 1 0 0
1997 27 OAK KR/PR 80 15 0 0 2 2 0 0
1998 28 OAK KR/PR 80 15 1 0 4 0 0 0
2000* 30 DET 80 15 0 0 2 1 0 0
2001 31 DET wr 80 14 1 0 1 0 0 0
Career 156 29 0 12 4 0 0
4 yrs DET 41 1 0 3 1 0 0
3 yrs WAS 48 21 0 1 0 0 0
2 yrs GNB 24 0 0 2 1 0 0
2 yrs OAK 30 1 0 6 2 0 0
1 yr JAX 13 6

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
1992 22 WAS wr 80 16 1 1 1 6
1994 24 WAS WR 80 16 15 5 5 1 32
1995 25 JAX PR/wr 81 13 6 1 1 6
1996 26 GNB KR/PR 81 16 0 3 3 18
1998 28 OAK KR/PR 80 15 1 2 2 12
1999 29 2TM 13 0 1 1 6
DET 18 5 0 1 1 6
2000* 30 DET 80 15 0 1 1 6
2001 31 DET wr 80 14 1 1 1 6
Career 156 29 7 8 15 1 92
4 yrs DET 41 1 1 2 3 18
3 yrs WAS 48 21 5 1 6 1 38
2 yrs GNB 24 0 3 3 18
2 yrs OAK 30 1 2 2 12
1 yr JAX 13 6 1 1 6

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
1996 ❍ 26 GNB 2 0 1 1 2 12
Career 3 0 1 1 2 12

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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
1992 22 16 WR 3 134
1993 23 16 WR 30 83
1994 24 16 WR 105 31
1995 25 13 WR 34 89
1999 29 13 WR 164
2000 30 15 WR 1 153
2001 31 14 WR 22 107
2002 32 7 WR 185
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