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Vitamin Smith

Verda Thomas Smith Jr.

Position: HB
Height: 5-8    Weight: 179 lbs.

Born: October 30, 1923 in Sweetwater, TX
Died: February 14, 2000 in Lake Dallas, TX
High School: Sweetwater, Ventura
College: Abilene Christian

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14415th overall since 1950)

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Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1949 26 RAM PR 12 4 40 117 2 26 2.9 9.8 3.3 5 63 12.6 1 24 0.4 5.3 180 3 3
1950 27 RAM KR/PR 77 12 51 250 1 25 4.9 20.8 4.3 16 279 17.4 4 67 1.3 23.3 529 5 4
1951 28 RAM KR/RH 77 12 52 143 1 31 2.8 11.9 4.3 16 278 17.4 1 67 1.3 23.2 421 2 2
1952 29 RAM RH 47 12 57 133 3 20 2.3 11.1 4.8 16 254 15.9 3 56 1.3 21.2 387 6 3
1953 30 RAM 77 11 8 26 0 21 3.3 2.4 0.7 6 151 25.2 3 54 0.5 13.7 177 3 1
Career 59 4 208 669 7 31 3.2 11.3 3.5 59 1025 17.4 12 67 1.0 17.4 1694 19 13

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
1949 26 RAM PR 12 4 27 427 1 85 15.8 13 235 0 31 18.1 842
1950 27 RAM KR/PR 77 12 22 218 0 30 9.9 22 742 3 97 33.7 1489
1951 28 RAM KR/RH 77 12 12 139 0 37 11.6 15 274 0 36 18.3 834
1952 29 RAM RH 47 12 2 0 0 0 0.0 5 158 0 55 31.6 545
1953 30 RAM 77 11 12 30 0 21 2.5 2 44 0 26 22.0 251
Career 59 4 75 814 1 85 10.9 57 1453 3 97 25.5 3961

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
1950 27 RAM KR/PR 77 12 1 1 100.0 11 0 0.0 0 0.0 11 11.0 11.0 11.0 0.9 112.5
1952 29 RAM RH 47 12 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6
1953 30 RAM 77 11 1 2 50.0 50 0 0.0 0 0.0 50 25.0 25.0 50.0 4.5 95.8 0 0
Career 59 2 4 50.0 61 0 0.0 0 0.0 50 15.3 15.3 30.5 1.0 95.8 0 0

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

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1949 26 RAM PR 12 4 0 3 1 0 0
1950 27 RAM KR/PR 77 12 0 4 1 0 0
1951 28 RAM KR/RH 77 12 0 2 0 0 0
1952 29 RAM RH 47 12 0 3 1 0 0
1953 30 RAM 77 11 0 1 0 0 0
Career 59 4 0 13 3 0 0

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
1949 26 RAM PR 12 4 2 1 1 4 24
1950 27 RAM KR/PR 77 12 1 4 3 8 48
1951 28 RAM KR/RH 77 12 1 1 2 12
1952 29 RAM RH 47 12 3 3 6 36
1953 30 RAM 77 11 3 3 18
Career 59 4 7 12 1 3 23 138

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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