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Billy Howton

Billy Harris Howton

Position: E
Height: 6-2    Weight: 191 lbs.

Born: July 5, 1930 in Littlefield, TX
High School: Plainview
College: Rice   (school history)
Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 2nd round (15th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 24 (4002nd overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Billy Howton 1956 Touchdown Log

12 Touchdowns

12 Receiving, 4 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 66 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Packers12
Bears3
49ers2
Colts2
Rams2
Lions2
Browns1
Home7
Road5
Sunday10
Saturday1
Thursday1
1st3
2nd2
3rd1
4th6
4-9 yards3
10-19 yards4
30 or more yards5
Tobin Rote9
Bart Starr2
Jack Losch1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1956-09-30 GNB DET L 16-20 4 Receiving 8 Tobin Rote Trail 9-20 Trail 16-20
2 2 1956-10-07 GNB CHI L 21-37 2 Receiving 6 Tobin Rote Trail 7-13 Lead 14-13*
3 2 1956-10-07 GNB CHI L 21-37 4 Receiving 16 Tobin Rote Trail 14-27 Trail 21-27
4 4 1956-10-21 GNB RAM W 42-17 1 Receiving 36 Tobin Rote Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
5 4 1956-10-21 GNB RAM W 42-17 2 Receiving 63 Jack Losch Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
6 5 1956-10-28 GNB @ BAL L 21-28 1 Receiving 66 Tobin Rote Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
7 5 1956-10-28 GNB @ BAL L 21-28 4 Receiving 7 Tobin Rote Trail 14-21 Tied 21-21
8 6 1956-11-04 GNB CLE L 7-24 4 Receiving 10 Tobin Rote Trail 0-17 Trail 7-17
9 7 1956-11-11 GNB @ CHI L 14-38 3 Receiving 49 Tobin Rote Trail 7-28 Trail 14-28
10 8 1956-11-18 GNB SFO L 16-17 1 Receiving 39 Bart Starr* Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
11 9 1956-11-22 GNB @ DET W 24-20 4 Receiving 13 Tobin Rote Trail 17-20 Lead 24-20*
12 11 1956-12-08 GNB @ SFO L 20-38 4 Receiving 11 Bart Starr* Trail 14-38 Trail 20-38