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Greg Pruitt

Gregory Donald Pruitt

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

Born: August 18, 1951 in Houston, TX
High School: Elmore
College: Oklahoma   (school history)    (Pruitt college stats)
Drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1973 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 69 (611th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Fine Details  · Last updated Jun 25, 2016 1:25AM
All-Time Rank: #394. Eugene Robinson… #395. Gary Fencik… #396. Lamar Lundy… #397. GREG PRUITT… #398. Brian Sipe… #399. Shaun Alexander… #400. Jim David… 

Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1973* 22 CLE KR/PR 34 13 61 369 4 65 6.0 28.4 4.7 9 110 12.2 1 42 0.7 8.5 479 5 7 4
1974* 23 CLE PR/RB 34 14 9 126 540 3 54 4.3 38.6 9.0 21 274 13.0 1 43 1.5 19.6 814 4 10 9
1975 24 CLE KR/PR/RB 34 14 14 217 1067 8 50 4.9 76.2 15.5 44 299 6.8 1 48 3.1 21.4 1366 9 10 11
1976* 25 CLE RB 34 14 13 209 1000 4 64 4.8 71.4 14.9 45 341 7.6 1 27 3.2 24.4 1341 5 7 13
1977* 26 CLE RB 34 14 14 236 1086 3 78 4.6 77.6 16.9 37 471 12.7 1 60 2.6 33.6 1557 4 8 17
1978 27 CLE RB 34 12 12 176 960 3 70 5.5 80.0 14.7 38 292 7.7 2 26 3.2 24.3 1252 5 12 10
1979 28 CLE 34 6 6 62 233 0 27 3.8 38.8 10.3 14 155 11.1 1 27 2.3 25.8 388 1 1 3
1980 29 CLE RB 34 16 9 40 117 0 19 2.9 7.3 2.5 50 444 8.9 5 43 3.1 27.8 561 5 1 6
1981 30 CLE rb 34 15 5 31 124 0 15 4.0 8.3 2.1 65 636 9.8 4 33 4.3 42.4 760 4 3 5
1982 31 RAI PR 34 9 0 4 22 0 13 5.5 2.4 0.4 2 29 14.5 1 23 0.2 3.2 51 1 5 1
1983* 32 RAI KR/PR 34 16 0 26 154 2 18 5.9 9.6 1.6 1 6 6.0 0 6 0.1 0.4 160 2 10 2
1984 33 RAI PR 34 15 0 8 0 0 3 0.0 0.0 0.5 2 12 6.0 0 8 0.1 0.8 12 0 9 0
Career 158 82 1196 5672 27 78 4.7 35.9 7.6 328 3069 9.4 18 60 2.1 19.4 8741 45 83 81
9 yrs CLE 118 82 1158 5496 25 78 4.7 46.6 9.8 323 3022 9.4 17 60 2.7 25.6 8518 42 59 78
3 yrs RAI 40 0 38 176 2 18 4.6 4.4 1.0 5 47 9.4 1 23 0.1 1.2 223 3 24 3

Playoffs Rushing & Receiving

Games Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1980 29 CLE 1 0 4 11 0 6 2.8 11.0 4.0 3 54 18.0 0 25 3.0 54.0 65 0 0
1982 31 RAI 2 0 4 19 0 9 4.8 9.5 2.0 2 14 7.0 0 8 1.0 7.0 33 0 0
1983 ❍ 32 RAI 3 0 6 21 0 11 3.5 7.0 2.0 21 0 1
1984 33 RAI 1 0 1 6 0 6 6.0 6.0 1.0 6 0 0
Career 7 0 15 57 0 11 3.8 8.1 2.1 0 5 68 13.6 0 25 0.7 9.7 125 0 1
3 yrs RAI 6 0 11 46 0 11 4.2 7.7 1.8 0 2 14 7.0 0 8 0.3 2.3 60 0 1
1 yr CLE 1 0 4 11 0 6 2.8 11.0 4.0 3 54 18.0 0 25 3.0 54.0 65 0 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1973* 22 CLE KR/PR 34 13 16 180 0 46 11.3 16 453 0 54 28.3 1112
1974* 23 CLE PR/RB 34 14 9 27 349 0 72 12.9 22 606 1 88 27.5 1769
1975 24 CLE KR/PR/RB 34 14 14 13 130 0 30 10.0 14 302 0 40 21.6 1798
1976* 25 CLE RB 34 14 13 1 27 0 27 27.0 1368
1978 27 CLE RB 34 12 12 1 31 0 31 31.0 1283
1979 28 CLE 34 6 6 1 22 0 22 22.0 410
1981 30 CLE rb 34 15 5 3 82 0 30 27.3 842
1982 31 RAI PR 34 9 0 27 209 0 25 7.7 14 371 0 55 26.5 631
1983* 32 RAI KR/PR 34 16 0 58 666 1 97 11.5 31 604 0 42 19.5 1430
1984 33 RAI PR 34 15 0 53 473 0 38 8.9 3 16 0 13 5.3 501
Career 158 82 194 2007 1 97 10.3 106 2514 1 88 23.7 13262
9 yrs CLE 118 82 56 659 0 72 11.8 58 1523 1 88 26.3 10700
3 yrs RAI 40 0 138 1348 1 97 9.8 48 991 0 55 20.6 2562

Playoffs Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1982 31 RAI 2 0 6 45 0 13 7.5 2 57 0 40 28.5 135
1983 ❍ 32 RAI 3 0 7 56 0 16 8.0 1 17 0 17 17.0 94
1984 33 RAI 1 0 2 28 0 15 14.0 34
Career 7 0 13 101 0 16 7.8 5 102 0 40 20.4 328
3 yrs RAI 6 0 13 101 0 16 7.8 5 102 0 40 20.4 263
1 yr CLE 1 0 65

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
1973* 22 CLE KR/PR 34 13 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
1974* 23 CLE PR/RB 34 14 9 2 2 100.0 115 2 100.0 0 0.0 60 57.5 77.5 57.5 8.2 158.3 0 0 57.50 77.50 0.0
1976* 25 CLE RB 34 14 13 2 3 66.7 39 1 33.3 0 0.0 29 13.0 19.7 19.5 2.8 149.3 0 0 13.00 19.67 0.0
1977* 26 CLE RB 34 14 14 4 9 44.4 28 3 33.3 0 0.0 13 3.1 9.8 7.0 2.0 91.7 1 10 1.80 7.80 10.0
1978 27 CLE RB 34 12 12 0 3 0.0 0 0 0.0 2 66.7 0 0.0 -30.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.00 -30.00 0.0
1983* 32 RAI KR/PR 34 16 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0
Career 158 82 8 19 42.1 182 6 31.6 2 10.5 60 9.6 11.2 22.8 1.2 77.1 1 10 8.60 10.10 5.0
9 yrs CLE 118 82 8 18 44.4 182 6 33.3 2 11.1 60 10.1 11.8 22.8 1.5 81.2 1 10 9.05 10.63 5.3
3 yrs RAI 40 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.0

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1973* 22 CLE KR/PR 34 13 0 7 2 0 0
1974* 23 CLE PR/RB 34 14 9 0 10 2 0 0
1975 24 CLE KR/PR/RB 34 14 14 0 10 2 0 0
1976* 25 CLE RB 34 14 13 0 7 0 0 0
1977* 26 CLE RB 34 14 14 0 8 3 0 0
1978 27 CLE RB 34 12 12 0 12 1 0 0
1979 28 CLE 34 6 6 0 1 1 0 0
1980 29 CLE RB 34 16 9 0 1 0 0 0
1981 30 CLE rb 34 15 5 0 3 0 0 0
1982 31 RAI PR 34 9 0 0 5 4 0 0
1983* 32 RAI KR/PR 34 16 0 0 10 7 0 0
1984 33 RAI PR 34 15 0 0 9 2 0 0
Career 158 82 0 83 24 0 0
9 yrs CLE 118 82 0 59 11 0 0
3 yrs RAI 40 0 0 24 13 0 0

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1983 ❍ 32 RAI 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
Career 7 0 0 1 1 0 0
3 yrs RAI 6 0 0 1 1 0 0
1 yr CLE 1 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1973* 22 CLE KR/PR 34 13 4 1 5 30
1974* 23 CLE PR/RB 34 14 9 3 1 1 5 30
1975 24 CLE KR/PR/RB 34 14 14 8 1 9 54
1976* 25 CLE RB 34 14 13 4 1 5 30
1977* 26 CLE RB 34 14 14 3 1 4 24
1978 27 CLE RB 34 12 12 3 2 5 30
1979 28 CLE 34 6 6 1 1 6
1980 29 CLE RB 34 16 9 5 5 30
1981 30 CLE rb 34 15 5 4 4 24
1982 31 RAI PR 34 9 0 1 1 6
1983* 32 RAI KR/PR 34 16 0 2 1 3 18
Career 158 82 27 18 1 1 47 282
9 yrs CLE 118 82 25 17 1 43 258
3 yrs RAI 40 0 2 1 1 4 24

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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
1973 22 13 RB 78 46
1974 23 14 RB 118 16 21 54
1975 24 14 RB 191 86 7 13
1976 25 14 RB 170 53 10 23
1977 26 14 RB 193 85 6 8
1978 27 12 RB 151 4 21 69
1979 28 6 RB 45 86
1980 29 16 RB 86 51
1981 30 15 RB 100 38
1982 31 9 RB 11 96
1983 32 16 RB 28 95
1984 33 15 RB 1 139
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