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Ron Springs

Ronald Edward Springs

Position: RB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 213 lbs.

Born: November 4, 1956 in Williamsburg, VA
Died: May 12, 2011 in Dallas, TX
High School: LaFayette
College: Ohio St.   (school history)    (Springs college stats)
Drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the 5th round (136th overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 35 (2654th 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
1979 23 DAL KR 20 16 3 67 248 2 15 3.7 15.5 4.2 25 251 10.0 1 27 1.6 15.7 499 3 2 4
1980 24 DAL fb 20 15 6 89 326 6 20 3.7 21.7 5.9 15 212 14.1 1 58 1.0 14.1 538 7 1 5
1981 25 DAL FB 20 16 13 172 625 10 16 3.6 39.1 10.8 46 359 7.8 2 32 2.9 22.4 984 12 3 7
1982 26 DAL FB 20 9 9 59 243 2 46 4.1 27.0 6.6 17 163 9.6 2 34 1.9 18.1 406 4 3 6
1983 27 DAL FB 20 16 14 149 541 7 19 3.6 33.8 9.3 73 589 8.1 1 80 4.6 36.8 1130 8 3 10
1984 28 DAL FB 20 16 12 68 197 1 16 2.9 12.3 4.3 46 454 9.9 3 57 2.9 28.4 651 4 1 4
1985 29 TAM 20 12 0 16 54 0 11 3.4 4.5 1.3 3 44 14.7 0 22 0.3 3.7 98 0 0 1
1986 30 TAM FB 20 12 8 74 285 0 40 3.9 23.8 6.2 24 187 7.8 0 46 2.0 15.6 472 0 2 3
Career 112 65 694 2519 28 46 3.6 22.5 6.2 249 2259 9.1 10 80 2.2 20.2 4778 38 15 40
6 yrs DAL 88 57 604 2180 28 46 3.6 24.8 6.9 222 2028 9.1 10 80 2.5 23.0 4208 38 13 36
2 yrs TAM 24 8 90 339 0 40 3.8 14.1 3.8 27 231 8.6 0 46 1.1 9.6 570 0 2 4

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
1979 23 DAL KR 20 16 3 38 780 0 70 20.5 1279
1983 27 DAL FB 20 16 14 1 13 0 13 13.0 1143
1985 29 TAM 20 12 0 5 112 0 34 22.4 210
Career 112 65 44 905 0 70 20.6 5683
6 yrs DAL 88 57 39 793 0 70 20.3 5001
2 yrs TAM 24 8 5 112 0 34 22.4 682

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
1979 23 DAL KR 20 16 3 1 3 33.3 30 1 33.3 0 0.0 30 10.0 16.7 30.0 1.9 111.1 1 4 6.50 11.50 25.0
1981 25 DAL FB 20 16 13 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 100.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.00 -45.00 0.0
1983 27 DAL FB 20 16 14 1 2 50.0 15 1 50.0 0 0.0 15 7.5 17.5 15.0 0.9 114.6 0 0 7.50 17.50 0.0
1984 28 DAL FB 20 16 12 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 112 65 2 7 28.6 45 2 28.6 1 14.3 30 6.4 5.7 22.5 0.4 53.9 1 4 5.13 4.50 12.5
6 yrs DAL 88 57 2 7 28.6 45 2 28.6 1 14.3 30 6.4 5.7 22.5 0.5 53.9 1 4 5.13 4.50 12.5
2 yrs TAM 24 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 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
1979 23 DAL KR 20 16 3 0 2 2 0 0
1980 24 DAL fb 20 15 6 0 1 0 0 0
1981 25 DAL FB 20 16 13 0 3 4 11 0
1982 26 DAL FB 20 9 9 0 3 1 0 0
1983 27 DAL FB 20 16 14 0 3 3 0 0
1984 28 DAL FB 20 16 12 0 1 0 0 0
1986 30 TAM FB 20 12 8 0 2 0 0 0
Career 112 65 0 15 10 11 0
6 yrs DAL 88 57 0 13 10 11 0
2 yrs TAM 24 8 0 2 0 0 0

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1986 30 TAM FB 20 12 8 1 43 43 0 43.0
Career 112 65 1 43 43 0 43.0
6 yrs DAL 88 57
2 yrs TAM 24 8 1 43 43 0 43.0

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
1979 23 DAL KR 20 16 3 2 1 3 18
1980 24 DAL fb 20 15 6 6 1 7 42
1981 25 DAL FB 20 16 13 10 2 12 72
1982 26 DAL FB 20 9 9 2 2 4 24
1983 27 DAL FB 20 16 14 7 1 8 48
1984 28 DAL FB 20 16 12 1 3 4 24
Career 112 65 28 10 38 228
6 yrs DAL 88 57 28 10 38 228
2 yrs TAM 24 8 0

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

Fantasy

Year Age G FantPos FantPt VBD PosRank OvRank
1980 24 15 RB 96 41
1981 25 16 RB 168 36 20 47
1982 26 9 RB 65 32
1983 27 16 RB 166 16 20 59
1984 28 16 RB 89 41
1985 29 12 RB 10 95
1986 30 12 RB 47 71
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