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O.J. Simpson

Orenthal James Simpson (The Juice)

Position: RB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 212 lbs.

Born: July 9, 1947 in San Francisco, CA
High School: Galileo
College: USC   (school history)    (Simpson college stats)
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1969 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 98 (131st overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1985

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O.J. Simpson 1972 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

6 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 94 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Bills6
Patriots2
Redskins1
Browns1
Colts1
Steelers1
Road4
Home2
Sunday6
1st1
2nd2
3rd1
4th2
3 or fewer yards1
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 4 1972-10-08 BUF NWE W 38-14 2 Rushing 11 Lead 24-7 Lead 31-7
2 7 1972-10-29 BUF PIT L 21-38 3 Rushing 94 Trail 0-17 Trail 7-17
3 10 1972-11-19 BUF @ NWE W 27-24 2 Rushing 13 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
4 11 1972-11-26 BUF @ CLE L 10-27 1 Rushing 6 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
5 12 1972-12-03 BUF @ BAL L 7-35 4 Rushing 1 Trail 0-35 Trail 7-35
6 14 1972-12-17 BUF @ WAS W 24-17 4 Rushing 21 Trail 10-17 Tied 17-17