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Walter Payton

Walter Jerry Payton (Sweetness)

Position: RB
Height: 5-10    Weight: 200 lbs.

Born: July 25, 1953 in Columbia, MS
Died: November 1, 1999 in South Barrington, IL
High School: Columbia, Jefferson
College: Jackson St.   (school history)
Drafted by the Chicago Bears in the 1st round (4th overall) of the 1975 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 128 (22nd overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Jarrett Payton and Brother of Eddie Payton
9-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1993

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Walter Payton 1976 Game Log

1976 Game Log: Regular Season · Playoffs · vs.

Regular Season

Age is Years-Days
Rushing Receiving Kick Returns
Rk G# Date Age Tm Opp Result Att Yds Y/A TD Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Rt Yds Y/Rt TD Pts
1 1 1976-09-12 23-049 CHI DET W 10-3 25 70 2.80 0 1 17 17.00 0 0 0 0 0
2 2 1976-09-19 23-056 CHI @ SFO W 19-12 28 148 5.29 2 3 13 4.33 0 0 0 0 12
3 3 1976-09-26 23-063 CHI ATL L 0-10 23 86 3.74 0 1 3 3.00 0 0 0 0 0
4 4 1976-10-03 23-070 CHI WAS W 33-7 18 104 5.78 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
5 5 1976-10-10 23-077 CHI @ MIN L 19-20 19 141 7.42 2 4 42 10.50 0 0 0 0 12
6 6 1976-10-17 23-084 CHI @ RAM L 12-20 27 145 5.37 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
7 7 1976-10-24 23-091 CHI @ DAL L 21-31 17 41 2.41 1 1 24 24.00 0 0 0 0 6
8 8 1976-10-31 23-098 CHI MIN W 14-13 15 67 4.47 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
9 9 1976-11-07 23-105 CHI OAK L 27-28 36 97 2.69 3 1 4 4.00 0 0 0 0 18
10 10 1976-11-14 23-112 CHI GNB W 24-13 18 109 6.06 1 1 -2 -2.00 0 0 0 0 6
11 11 1976-11-21 23-119 CHI @ DET L 10-14 17 40 2.35 0 1 18 18.00 0 1 0 0.00 0 0
12 12 1976-11-28 23-126 CHI @ GNB W 16-10 27 110 4.07 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 13 1976-12-05 23-133 CHI @ SEA W 34-7 27 183 6.78 0 2 30 15.00 0 0 0 0 0
14 14 1976-12-12 23-140 CHI DEN L 14-28 14 49 3.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
14 Games 7-7-0 311 1390 4.47 13 15 149 9.93 0 1 0 0.00 0 78