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Jim Martin

James Richard Martin (Jungle Jim)

Position: G-LB-K
Height: 6-2    Weight: 227 lbs.

Born: April 8, 1924 in Cleveland, OH
Died: October 9, 2002 in Corona, CA
High School: East Tech
College: Notre Dame   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 2nd round (26th overall) of the 1950 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 11 (6610th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

50 89 62 62 61 47 47 38

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 20, 2014 7:25AM
All-Time Rank: #1449. Bob Howard… #1450. Jim Cadile… #1451. Herb Rich… #1452. JIM MARTIN… #1453. Bruce Davis… #1454. Chidi Ahanotu… #1455. Ray May… 

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P AV
1950 26 CLE 50 12
1951 27 DET LT 89 12
1952 28 DET LG 62 12
1953 29 DET 62 8 4 2 50.0% 4 4 100.0%
1954 30 DET 62 12 6 1 16.7%
1955 31 DET LLB 61 9 1 0.0%
1956 32 DET RLB 47 12 10 4 40.0% 3 3 100.0%
1957 33 DET LLB 47 12 14 7 50.0% 5 5 100.0%
1958 34 DET K 47 12 19 7 36.8% 28 28 100.0%
1959 35 DET K/RLB 47 12 17 7 41.2% 1 0.0%
1960 36 DET K 47 12 24 13 54.2% 28 26 92.9% 2
1961* 37 DET K 47 13 30 15 50.0% 26 25 96.2% 3
1963 39 BAL K 47 14 39 24 61.5% 35 32 91.4% 6
1964 40 WAS K 38 14 28 12 42.9% 39 35 89.7% 0
Career 166 192 92 47.9% 169 158 93.5% 11
11 yrs DET 126 0 125 56 44.8% 95 91 95.8% 5
1 yr BAL 14 0 39 24 61.5% 35 32 91.4% 6
1 yr WAS 14 0 28 12 42.9% 39 35 89.7% 0

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1950 26 CLE 50 12 2 15 0 14 0 0 0 3 0 0
1951 27 DET LT 89 12 0 0 1 0 0
1952 28 DET LG 62 12 0 0 1 0 0
1953 29 DET 62 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
1954 30 DET 62 12 0 0 1 0 0
1957 33 DET LLB 47 12 1 22 0 22 0 0 0 2 0 0
1959 35 DET K/RLB 47 12 2 33 0 19 0 0 0 2 0 0
Career 166 6 70 0 22 0 0 0 11 0 0
11 yrs DET 126 0 4 55 0 22 0 0 0 8 0 0
1 yr CLE 12 0 2 15 0 14 0 0 0 3 0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1950 26 CLE 50 12 1 14 0 14 14.0 14
1955 31 DET LLB 61 9 1 14 0 14 14.0 14
1959 35 DET K/RLB 47 12 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Career 166 3 28 0 14 9.3 38
11 yrs DET 126 0 2 14 0 14 7.0 24
1 yr CLE 12 0 1 14 0 14 14.0 14

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
1953 29 DET 62 8 4 2 10
1954 30 DET 62 12 1 3
1956 32 DET RLB 47 12 3 4 15
1957 33 DET LLB 47 12 5 7 26
1958 34 DET K 47 12 28 7 49
1959 35 DET K/RLB 47 12 7 21
1960 36 DET K 47 12 26 13 65
1961* 37 DET K 47 13 25 15 70
1963 39 BAL K 47 14 32 24 104
1964 40 WAS K 38 14 35 12 71
Career 166 158 92 434
11 yrs DET 126 0 91 56 259
1 yr BAL 14 0 32 24 104
1 yr WAS 14 0 35 12 71
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3 Bob Schmitz, Floyd Rice, Keith Mitchell, Mike Johnson, Tom Jackson, Monte Coleman, Tim Cofield, Dick Campbell, Donnie Spragan, Whitney Paul
4 Chaun Thompson, Bob Schmitz, Ryan Nece, Johnny Meads, Ricky Hunley, Tim Cofield, John Campbell, Dick Campbell, Charlie Weaver, Dave Washington
5 Chaun Thompson, Ricky Hunley, Tim Cofield, Bob Schmitz, Bill Laskey, Ray Berry, Ron Acks, James Willis, Jim Ryan, Ted Bates
6 Ed Beard, Ryan Nece, John Campbell, Jeff Rohrer, Rick Redman, Nick Greisen, Gerald Hayes, Sean Harris, Ron Acks, Alex Gordon
7 Rod Breedlove, Jim Ryan, Mike Henry, Jim Kovach, Chuck Howley, Bill Laskey, Willie Harper, Bill Jobko, Dave Lloyd, Willie Hall
8 Floyd Rice, Steve Stonebreaker, Bill Jobko, Jim Ryan, Thomas Benson, George Jamison, Jeff Posey, Vinson Smith, George Andrews, Olen Underwood
9 Mike Vrabel, Floyd Rice, Steve Stonebreaker, Jeff Posey, Bill Laskey, Thomas Benson, Eddie Johnson, Bob Pellegrini, George Andrews, Olen Underwood
10 Bob Babich, Dixon Edwards, Mike Vrabel, Vinson Smith, Kailee Wong, Bob Pellegrini, Johnny Meads, Ron Pritchard, Glenn Cameron, Robert Lyles
11 Bob Babich, Dixon Edwards, Vinson Smith, Kailee Wong, Bob Pellegrini, Ron Pritchard, Johnny Meads, Robert Lyles, Don Goode, Joe Cain
12 Bob Babich, Vinson Smith, Kurt Gouveia, Bob Pellegrini, Dixon Edwards, Jim Ryan, Harry Jacobs, Broderick Thomas, Robert Lyles, Johnny Meads
13 Bob Babich, Vinson Smith, Bob Pellegrini, Dixon Edwards, Kurt Gouveia, Jim Ryan, Harry Jacobs, Broderick Thomas, Robert Lyles, Johnny Meads
14 Kurt Gouveia, Bob Babich, Vinson Smith, Dixon Edwards, Bob Pellegrini, Jim Ryan, Harry Jacobs, Broderick Thomas, Robert Lyles, Johnny Meads
Career Kurt Gouveia, Bob Babich, Vinson Smith, Dixon Edwards, Bob Pellegrini, Jim Ryan, Harry Jacobs, Broderick Thomas, Robert Lyles, Johnny Meads

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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