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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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Mercury Morris 1971 Touchdown Log

2 Touchdowns

1 Kickoff Return, 1 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 94 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Dolphins2
Patriots1
Bills1
Home1
Road1
Sunday2
1st1
4th1
30 or more yards2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 8 1971-11-07 MIA BUF W 34-0 4 Rushing 45 Lead 21-0 Lead 28-0
2 12 1971-12-05 MIA @ NWE L 13-34 1 Kickoff Return 94 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*