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Lee Roy Jordan

Lee Roy Jordan

Position: LB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 221 lbs.

Born: April 27, 1941 in Excel, AL
High School: Excel
College: Alabama   (school history)    (Jordan college stats)
Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1963 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Boston Patriots in the 2nd round (14th overall) of the 1963 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 90 (220th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

Hall of Fame finalist in 1988

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All-Pro

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Fine Details  · Last updated May 24, 2016 8:25PM
All-Time Rank: #335. Billy Kilmer… #336. Mike Wilson… #337. Art Still… #338. LEE ROY JORDAN… #339. Bruce Kozerski… #340. Tommy Nobis… #341. Harold Carmichael… 

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 AV
1963 22 DAL RLB 55 7 7 3 41 0 23 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
1964 23 DAL RLB 55 12 12 1 3 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 9
1965 24 DAL 55 13 3
1966 25 DAL MLB 55 14 14 1 49 1 49 0 0 0 1 28 0 9
1967* 26 DAL MLB 55 14 14 3 85 1 40 0 1 10
1968* 27 DAL MLB 55 14 14 3 17 0 7 0 0 0 2 9 0 11
1969*+ 28 DAL MLB 55 14 14 2 38 0 38 0 0 0 2 0 0 13
1970 29 DAL MLB 55 14 14 1 6 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 8
1971 30 DAL MLB 55 14 14 2 34 0 23 0 0 0 3 0 0 8
1972 31 DAL MLB 55 14 14 2 18 0 12 0 0 0 1 0 0 8
1973* 32 DAL MLB 55 14 14 6 78 1 31 0 0 1 0 0 0 14
1974* 33 DAL MLB 55 14 14 2 23 0 13 0 0 0 1 0 0 9
1975 34 DAL MLB 55 14 14 6 80 0 38 0 0 1 2 0 0 9
1976 35 DAL MLB 55 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 8
Career 186 173 32 472 3 49 0 0 2 18 37 0 1 123

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1966 25 DAL MLB 1 1
1967* 26 DAL MLB 2 2
1968* 27 DAL MLB 1 1
1969*+ 28 DAL MLB 1 1
1970 29 DAL MLB 3 3 1 4 0 4 0
1971 ❍ 30 DAL MLB 3 3 2 28 0 23 0
1972 31 DAL MLB 2 2
1973* 32 DAL MLB 2 2 1 2 0 2 0
1975 34 DAL MLB 3 3
1976 35 DAL MLB 1 1
Career 19 19 4 34 0 23 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1966 25 DAL MLB 55 14 14 1 1 6
1967* 26 DAL MLB 55 14 14 1 1 1 8
1973* 32 DAL MLB 55 14 14 1 1 6
Career 186 173 3 3 1 20

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams