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Don Norton

Donald Farris Norton

Position: E
Height: 6-1    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: March 13, 1938 in Iowa City, IA
Died: June 23, 1997 in Cedar Rapids, IA
High School: Anamosa
College: Iowa   (school history)    (Norton college stats)
Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 5th round (56th overall) of the 1960 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 37 (2454th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1960 22 LAC 88 14 25 414 16.6 5 69 1.8 29.6 1 2 0 2 2.0 0.1 0.1 416 5 1 5
1961* 23 SDG SE 88 14 47 816 17.4 6 52 3.4 58.3 816 6 0 9
1962* 24 SDG SE 88 14 48 771 16.1 7 47 3.4 55.1 771 7 1 9
1963 25 SDG SE 88 7 21 281 13.4 1 36 3.0 40.1 281 1 0 4
1964 26 SDG SE 88 14 49 669 13.7 6 58 3.5 47.8 669 6 1 8
1965 27 SDG SE 88 14 34 485 14.3 2 61 2.4 34.6 1 -5 0 -5 -5.0 -0.4 0.1 480 2 2 5
1966 28 SDG 88 14 4 50 12.5 0 18 0.3 3.6 50 0 0 1
Career 91 228 3486 15.3 27 69 2.5 38.3 2 -3 0 2 -1.5 0.0 0.0 3483 27 5 41

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
1960 22 LAC 88 14 8 153 0 0 19.1 569
1964 26 SDG SE 88 14 1 0 0 0 0.0 669
Career 91 9 153 0 0 17.0 3636

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
1963 25 SDG SE 88 7 1 1 100.0 15 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 15.0 15.0 15.0 2.1 118.7
Career 91 1 1 100.0 15 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 15.0 15.0 15.0 0.2 118.7

Comeback and game-winning drive numbers are based on research by Scott Kacsmar, as described in parts I, II, and III on the blog.

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
1960 22 LAC 88 14 5 5 30
1961* 23 SDG SE 88 14 6 6 36
1962* 24 SDG SE 88 14 7 7 42
1963 25 SDG SE 88 7 1 1 6
1964 26 SDG SE 88 14 6 6 36
1965 27 SDG SE 88 14 2 2 12
Career 91 27 27 162

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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