Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  >  > 1971 Touchdown Log

Jim Mitchell

James Robert Mitchell

Position: TE
Height: 6-1    Weight: 234 lbs.

Born: October 19, 1947 in Shelbyville, TN
Died: October 20, 2007 in Shelbyville, TN
High School: Harris
College: Prairie View
Drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the 4th round (81st overall) of the 1969 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 38 (2356th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

86

Jim Mitchell 1971 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

5 Receiving, 1 Fumble Recovery Return, 1 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 55 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Falcons6
Giants1
Packers1
Vikings1
Browns1
Saints1
Lions1
Home3
Road3
Sunday5
Monday1
1st1
2nd3
3rd2
3 or fewer yards1
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards2
30 or more yards1
Bob Berry3
Dick Shiner2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1971-10-03 ATL @ DET L 38-41 1 Receiving 13 Bob Berry Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
2 6 1971-10-24 ATL NOR W 28-6 2 Receiving 14 Dick Shiner Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
3 7 1971-10-31 ATL @ CLE W 31-14 2 Receiving 23 Dick Shiner Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
4 9 1971-11-14 ATL NYG L 17-21 3 Receiving 23 Bob Berry Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
5 10 1971-11-22 ATL GNB W 28-21 3 Receiving 3 Bob Berry Trail 12-14 Lead 19-14*
6 11 1971-11-28 ATL @ MIN L 7-24 2 Fumble Recovery Return 55 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7