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Fran Tarkenton

Francis Asbury Tarkenton (The Scrambler)

Position: QB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 190 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: February 3, 1940 in Richmond, VA
High School: Athens
College: Georgia   (school history)    (Tarkenton college stats)
Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 3rd round (29th overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft.
Drafted by the Boston Patriots in the 5th round (34th overall) of the 1961 AFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 149 (6th overall since 1950)
9-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1986, finalist in 1984, 1985

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Fran Tarkenton 1973 Game Log

1973 Game Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

Regular Season

Age is Years-Days
Passing Rushing
Rk G# Date Age Tm Opp Result GS Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD TD Pts
1 1 1973-09-16 33-225 MIN OAK W 24-16 * 13 31 41.94% 187 2 1 70.2 6.03 5.87 6 27 4.50 0 0 0
2 2 1973-09-23 33-232 MIN @ CHI W 22-13 * 12 18 66.67% 189 1 1 96.8 10.50 9.11 6 18 3.00 0 0 0
3 3 1973-09-30 33-239 MIN GNB W 11-3 * 12 16 75.00% 109 0 1 66.9 6.81 4.00 2 16 8.00 0 0 0
4 4 1973-10-07 33-246 MIN @ DET W 23-9 * 17 24 70.83% 199 2 2 88.7 8.29 6.21 1 0 0.00 0 0 0
5 5 1973-10-14 33-253 MIN @ SFO W 17-13 * 10 22 45.45% 136 1 1 61.9 6.18 5.05 2 13 6.50 0 0 0
6 6 1973-10-21 33-260 MIN PHI W 28-21 * 16 21 76.19% 202 1 0 121.5 9.62 10.57 9 49 5.44 0 0 0
7 7 1973-10-28 33-267 MIN RAM W 10-9 * 8 16 50.00% 91 1 0 88.3 5.69 6.94 2 12 6.00 0 0 0
8 8 1973-11-04 33-274 MIN CLE W 26-3 * 13 22 59.09% 166 1 0 97.9 7.55 8.45 5 33 6.60 0 0 0
9 9 1973-11-11 33-281 MIN DET W 28-7 * 11 15 73.33% 177 1 0 134.6 11.80 13.13 1 -1 -1.00 0 0 0
10 10 1973-11-19 33-289 MIN @ ATL L 14-20 * 17 30 56.67% 214 2 1 87.4 7.13 6.97 5 16 3.20 0 0 0
11 11 1973-11-25 33-295 MIN CHI W 31-13 * 11 15 73.33% 161 1 0 130.1 10.73 12.07 1 8 8.00 1 1 6
12 12 1973-12-02 33-302 MIN @ CIN L 0-27 * 11 18 61.11% 73 0 0 69.9 4.06 4.06 0 0 0 0 0
13 13 1973-12-08 33-308 MIN @ GNB W 31-7 * 8 12 66.67% 79 2 0 124.7 6.58 9.92 0 0 0 0 0
14 14 1973-12-16 33-316 MIN @ NYG W 31-7 * 10 14 71.43% 130 0 0 100.3 9.29 9.29 1 11 11.00 0 0 0
14 Games 12-2-0 169 274 61.68% 2113 15 7 93.2 7.71 7.66 41 202 4.93 1 1 6

Playoffs

Age is Years-Days
Passing Rushing
Rk G# Date Age Tm Opp Result GS Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD Int Rate Y/A AY/A Att Yds Y/A TD TD Pts
1 15 1973-12-22 33-322 MIN WAS W 27-20 * 16 28 57.14% 222 2 1 91.7 7.93 7.75 4 1 0.25 0 0 0
2 16 1973-12-30 33-330 MIN @ DAL W 27-10 * 10 21 47.62% 133 1 1 64.2 6.33 5.14 4 16 4.00 0 0 0
3 17 1974-01-13 33-344 MIN N MIA L 7-24 * 18 28 64.29% 182 0 1 67.9 6.50 4.89 4 17 4.25 1 1 6
3 Games 2-1-0 44 77 57.14% 537 3 3 75.5 6.97 6.00 12 34 2.83 1 1 6