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George Tarasovic

George Kenneth Tarasovic

Position: DE-LB-C
Height: 6-4    Weight: 245 lbs.

Born: May 6, 1930 in Granville, NY
High School: Warren G. Harding
College: Boston Col., LSU   (school history)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2nd round (18th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 31 (3097th overall since 1950)

50 82 53 52 82 65

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 18, 2014 8:25PM
All-Time Rank: #1459. Bill Svoboda… #1460. Tony Liscio… #1461. Ray May… #1462. GEORGE TARASOVIC… #1463. Brentson Buckner… #1464. Joe Carollo… #1465. John Bunting… 

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 AV
1952 22 PIT 50 12 0 1 4 14 0
1953 23 PIT LDE 82 12 0 0 1 3 0
1956 26 PIT LLB 53 12 3 60 0 31 0 0 0 1 0 0
1957 27 PIT 52 12 2 21 0 11 0
1958 28 PIT LDE 52 12 0 0 1 0 0
1959 29 PIT LDE 82 12 0 1 5 57 1
1960 30 PIT LDE 82 12 1 8 0 8 0 6
1961 31 PIT LLB 82 12 1 16 0 16 0 0 0 1 0 0 8
1962 32 PIT LLB 82 14 4 55 0 37 0 5
1963 33 2TM 14 6 0 0 1 0 0 5
PIT 82 8 0 0 1 0 0 3
PHI LDE 82 6 6 2
1964 34 PHI LDE 82 11 11 0 0 1 16 0 6
1965 35 PHI 82 14 1 40 1 40 0 0 0 1 62 1 4
1966 36 DEN 65 6 2
Career 155 17 12 200 1 40 0 0 2 16 152 2 36
10 yrs PIT 118 0 11 160 0 37 0 0 2 14 74 1 22
3 yrs PHI 31 17 1 40 1 40 0 0 0 2 78 1 12

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
1959 29 PIT LDE 82 12 1 1 6
1965 35 PHI 82 14 1 1 2 12
Career 155 2 1 3 18
10 yrs PIT 118 0 1 1 6
3 yrs PHI 31 17 1 1 2 12
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4 Fred Williams, Mike Robinson, Joe Robb, Steve Parker, Darren Howard, Rich Glover, Dick Evey, Eddie Edwards, Willie Blade, Royce Berry
5 James Jones, Jim Young, Kenny Neil, Sean Gilbert, Darrion Scott, George Rice, Burt Grossman, Fred Cook, Joe Robb, John Kreamcheck
6 Willie Townes, James Harris, Kenny Neil, George Rice, Joe Krupa, Eddie Edwards, Mike Butler, Bill Brundige, Johnny Jolly, Jeff Yeates
7 James Harris, Eddie Edwards, Jerry Groom, James Jones, Brett Keisel, Fred Cook, Tim Goad, Daryl Gardener, Fred Williams, Tony Brown
8 Joe Krupa, Aaron Brown, Rick Lyle, Jeff Yeates, Eddie Edwards, Fred Williams, Ross Browner, Mike Mamula, Reggie Camp, Brett Keisel
9 Jeff Yeates, Jack Hoffman, Chike Okeafor, Mel Lunsford, Joe Krupa, Eddie Edwards, Paul Rochester, Tyler Brayton, Fred Williams, Dan Wilkinson
10 Bruce Clark, Roy Barker, Monte Clark, Paul Wiggin, Bob Dee, Kenny Mixon, Paul Rochester, Marvin Washington, Eddie Edwards, Mike Butler
11 Monte Clark, Paul Wiggin, Walter Johnson, Dave Costa, Bob Dee, Sherman White, Charles Grant, Larry Hand, Doug Martin, Jeff Lageman
12 Earl Edwards, Sean Gilbert, Monte Clark, Bob Dee, Sherman White, Ross Browner, Larry Hand, Paul Wiggin, Dave Costa, Darryl Grant
13 Larry Hand, Monte Clark, Sherman White, Ross Browner, Kimo von Oelhoffen, Paul Wiggin, Dave Costa, Sean Gilbert, Kenard Lang, Dave Pureifory
Career Ross Browner, Sean Gilbert, Kenard Lang, Dave Pureifory, Kimo von Oelhoffen, Gerald Williams, Dave Costa, Brent Williams, Paul Wiggin, Bryan Robinson

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams