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Fred Smerlas

Frederic Charles Smerlas

Position: NT-DT
Height: 6-3    Weight: 277 lbs.

Born: April 8, 1957 in Waltham, MA
High School: Waltham
College: Boston Col.   (school history)
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 2nd round (32nd overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 81 (334th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Fine Details  · Last updated May 1, 2016 2:25PM
All-Time Rank: #406. Dick Modzelewski… #407. Dick Bass… #408. John Niland… #409. FRED SMERLAS… #410. James Farrior… #411. Mark Stepnoski… #412. Forrest Blue… 

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 AV
1979 22 BUF nt 76 13 3 0 0 3 23 1 3
1980* 23 BUF NT 76 16 16 11
1981* 24 BUF NT 76 16 16 0 0 1 17 0 11
1982*+ 25 BUF NT 76 9 9 0 0 2 0 0 2.0 17
1983* 26 BUF NT 76 16 16 6.0 13
1984 27 BUF NT 76 16 16 1 25 0 25 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.0 6
1985 28 BUF NT 76 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 0.5 6
1986 29 BUF NT 76 16 16 1 3 0 3 0 2.0 7
1987 30 BUF NT 76 12 12 1.0 5
1988* 31 BUF NT 76 16 16 0 0 1 4 0 4.0 10
1989 32 BUF NT 76 16 16 1.0 8
1990 33 SFO 76 6 0 1
1991 34 NWE nt 76 16 1 2
1992 35 NWE 76 16 0 1
Career 200 153 2 28 0 25 0 0 0 10 44 1 18.5 101
11 yrs BUF 162 152 2 28 0 25 0 0 0 10 44 1 18.5 97
2 yrs NWE 32 1 3
1 yr SFO 6 0 1

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
1980* 23 BUF NT 1 1
1981* 24 BUF NT 2 2 3.0
1988* 31 BUF NT 2 2
1989 32 BUF NT 1 1
Career 6 6 3.0

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
1979 22 BUF nt 76 13 3 1 1 6
Career 200 153 1 1 6
11 yrs BUF 162 152 1 1 6
2 yrs NWE 32 1 0
1 yr SFO 6 0 0

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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All-Pro Teams