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Homer Jones

Homer Carroll Jones

Position: SE-WR
Height: 6-2    Weight: 215 lbs.

Born: February 18, 1941 in Pittsburg, TX
High School: Frederick Douglass
College: Texas Southern   (school history)
Drafted by the Houston Oilers in the 5th round (33rd overall) of the 1963 AFL Draft.
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 20th round (278th overall) of the 1963 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 59 (922nd overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Homer Jones 1968 Touchdown Log

7 Touchdowns

7 Receiving, 2 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 82 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Giants7
Redskins2
Falcons2
Cardinals1
Cowboys1
Saints1
Home4
Road3
Sunday7
1st2
2nd2
3rd2
4th1
3 or fewer yards1
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards5
Fran Tarkenton7

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1968-09-29 NYG WAS W 48-21 2 Receiving 82 Fran Tarkenton* Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
2 3 1968-09-29 NYG WAS W 48-21 3 Receiving 56 Fran Tarkenton* Lead 27-14 Lead 34-14
3 4 1968-10-06 NYG NOR W 38-21 2 Receiving 22 Fran Tarkenton* Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
4 5 1968-10-13 NYG @ ATL L 21-24 1 Receiving 44 Fran Tarkenton* Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
5 5 1968-10-13 NYG @ ATL L 21-24 4 Receiving 1 Fran Tarkenton* Trail 14-17 Lead 21-17*
6 9 1968-11-10 NYG @ DAL W 27-21 3 Receiving 60 Fran Tarkenton* Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*
7 13 1968-12-08 NYG STL L 21-28 1 Receiving 73 Fran Tarkenton* Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7