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Mercury Morris

Eugene Edward Morris

Position: RB
Height: 5-10    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: January 5, 1947 in Pittsburgh, PA
High School: Avonworth
College: West Texas A&M   (school history)
Drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the 3rd round (63rd overall) of the 1969 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 49 (1473rd overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1969 22 MIA KR/PR 22 14 23 110 1 37 4.8 7.9 1.6 6 65 10.8 0 29 0.4 4.6 175 1 4 2
1970 23 MIA KR 22 12 1 60 409 0 40 6.8 34.1 5.0 12 149 12.4 0 50 1.0 12.4 558 0 6 8
1971* 24 MIA KR 22 14 3 57 315 1 51 5.5 22.5 4.1 5 16 3.2 0 11 0.4 1.1 331 1 1 5
1972* 25 MIA KR/RB 22 14 11 190 1000 12 33 5.3 71.4 13.6 15 168 11.2 0 34 1.1 12.0 1168 12 8 13
1973* 26 MIA KR/RB 22 13 10 149 954 10 70 6.4 73.4 11.5 4 51 12.8 0 36 0.3 3.9 1005 10 3 12
1974 27 MIA rb 22 5 3 56 214 1 17 3.8 42.8 11.2 2 27 13.5 1 23 0.4 5.4 241 2 4 3
1975 28 MIA RB 22 14 14 219 875 4 49 4.0 62.5 15.6 2 15 7.5 0 10 0.1 1.1 890 4 5 9
1976 29 SDG 23 13 0 50 256 2 30 5.1 19.7 3.8 8 52 6.5 0 20 0.6 4.0 308 2 1 3
Career 99 42 804 4133 31 70 5.1 41.7 8.1 54 543 10.1 1 50 0.5 5.5 4676 32 32 55
7 yrs MIA 86 42 754 3877 29 70 5.1 45.1 8.8 46 491 10.7 1 50 0.5 5.7 4368 30 31 52
1 yr SDG 13 0 50 256 2 30 5.1 19.7 3.8 8 52 6.5 0 20 0.6 4.0 308 2 1 3

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
1969 22 MIA KR/PR 22 14 25 172 0 38 6.9 43 1136 1 105 26.4 1483
1970 23 MIA KR 22 12 1 2 -1 0 0 -0.5 28 812 1 96 29.0 1369
1971* 24 MIA KR 22 14 3 15 423 1 94 28.2 754
1972* 25 MIA KR/RB 22 14 11 14 334 0 33 23.9 1502
1973* 26 MIA KR/RB 22 13 10 11 242 0 29 22.0 1247
Career 99 42 27 171 0 38 6.3 111 2947 3 105 26.5 7794

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
1969 22 MIA KR/PR 22 14 0 4 0 0 0
1970 23 MIA KR 22 12 1 0 6 1 0 0
1971* 24 MIA KR 22 14 3 0 1 0 0 0
1972* 25 MIA KR/RB 22 14 11 0 8 1 0 0
1973* 26 MIA KR/RB 22 13 10 0 3 0 0 0
1974 27 MIA rb 22 5 3 0 4 1 0 0
1975 28 MIA RB 22 14 14 0 5 1 0 0
1976 29 SDG 23 13 0 0 1 0 0 0
Career 99 42 0 32 4 0 0
7 yrs MIA 86 42 0 31 4 0 0
1 yr SDG 13 0 0 1 0 0 0

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
1969 22 MIA KR/PR 22 14 1 1 2 12
1970 23 MIA KR 22 12 1 1 1 6
1971* 24 MIA KR 22 14 3 1 1 2 12
1972* 25 MIA KR/RB 22 14 11 12 12 72
1973* 26 MIA KR/RB 22 13 10 10 10 60
1974 27 MIA rb 22 5 3 1 1 2 12
1975 28 MIA RB 22 14 14 4 4 24
1976 29 SDG 23 13 0 2 2 12
Career 99 42 31 1 3 35 210
7 yrs MIA 86 42 29 1 3 33 198
1 yr SDG 13 0 2 2 12

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
1972 25 14 RB 189 70 8 16
1973 26 13 RB 161 41 10 27
1974 27 5 RB 36 79
1975 28 14 RB 113 25
1976 29 13 RB 43 82
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