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Jim Katcavage

James Richard Katcavage

Position: DE-DT
Height: 6-3    Weight: 237 lbs.

Born: October 28, 1934 in Wilkes-Barre, PA
Died: February 22, 1995 in Maple Glen, PA
High School: Roman Catholic
College: Dayton   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 4th round (45th overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 61 (892nd overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Fine Details  · Last updated Feb 9, 2016 11:25AM
All-Time Rank: #85. Mike Singletary… #86. Art Shell… #87. Ken Stabler… #88. JIM KATCAVAGE… #89. Len Dawson… #90. Bruce Armstrong… #91. Jerry Rice… 

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
1956 22 NYG 75 12 0 0 1 0 0
1957 23 NYG RDT 75 10 0 0 3 0 0
1958 24 NYG LDE 75 11 0 0 3 0 0 1
1959 25 NYG LDE 75 12 0 0 2 0 0
1960 26 NYG LDE 75 8 0 0 2 0 0 7
1961*+ 27 NYG LDE 75 14 0 0 3 38 0 1 17
1962* 28 NYG LDE 75 14 1 4 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 11
1963*+ 29 NYG LDE 75 14 0 0 2 10 1 13
1964 30 NYG LDE 75 14 0 0 1 0 0 5
1965 31 NYG LDE 75 14 0 0 1 0 0 1 5
1966 32 NYG LDE 75 14 3
1967 33 NYG LDE 75 14 4
1968 34 NYG LDE 75 14 5
Career 165 1 4 0 4 0 0 0 19 48 1 3 70

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
1956 ❍ 22 NYG DE 1
1958 24 NYG LDE 2 2 1.0
1959 25 NYG LDE 1 1
1961*+ 27 NYG LDE 1 1
1962* 28 NYG LDE 1 1
1963*+ 29 NYG LDE 1 1
Career 7 6 1.0

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
1958 24 NYG LDE 75 11 1 2
1961*+ 27 NYG LDE 75 14 1 2
1963*+ 29 NYG LDE 75 14 1 1 6
1965 31 NYG LDE 75 14 1 2
Career 165 1 1 3 12

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams