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Hugh McElhenny

Hugh Edward McElhenny Jr. (The King)

Position: HB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 195 lbs.

Born: December 31, 1928 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: George Washington
College: Washington   (school history)    (McElhenny college stats)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 20 (4651st overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1970

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Hugh McElhenny 1959 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

3 Receiving, 1 Rushing, Long of 62 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
49ers4
Lions2
Browns1
Colts1
Home3
Road1
Sunday3
Saturday1
1st1
2nd2
4th1
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards1
Y.A. Tittle3

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 6 1959-11-01 SFO DET W 33-7 1 Receiving 10 Y.A. Tittle* Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
2 6 1959-11-01 SFO DET W 33-7 2 Receiving 62 Y.A. Tittle* Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
3 10 1959-11-29 SFO @ CLE W 21-20 2 Rushing 12 Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
4 11 1959-12-05 SFO BAL L 14-34 4 Receiving 21 Y.A. Tittle* Trail 7-20 Trail 14-20