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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 (7th 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 1978 Game Log

1978 Game Log:Regular Season · Playoffs · vs.

Regular Season

Age is Years-Days
PassingRushing
RkG#DateAgeTmOppResultGSCmpAttCmp%YdsTDIntRateY/AAY/AAttYdsY/ATDPts
111978-09-0338-212MIN@NORL 24-31*284957.142822453.35.762.900000
221978-09-1138-220MINDENW 12-9*132748.15980317.73.63-1.37144.0000
331978-09-1738-226MINTAML 10-16*233174.191801272.05.813.555183.6000
441978-09-2538-234MIN@CHIW 24-20*142070.001521187.97.606.352-2-1.0000
551978-10-0138-240MIN@TAMW 24-7*203164.522131181.86.876.060000
661978-10-0838-247MIN@SEAL 28-29*273772.9727420111.87.418.49111.0016
771978-10-1538-254MINRAML 17-34*163151.611472172.94.744.580000
881978-10-2238-261MINGNBW 21-7*264360.4726230101.16.097.491-2-2.0000
991978-10-2638-265MIN@DALW 21-10*183256.251392087.94.345.591-3-3.0000
10101978-11-0538-275MINDETW 17-7*182766.672111363.07.813.563-6-2.0000
11111978-11-1238-282MINCHIW 17-14*243764.862450172.56.625.414-6-1.5000
12121978-11-1938-289MINSDGL 7-13*274264.292301266.65.483.811-5-5.0000
13131978-11-2638-296MIN@GNBT 10-10*203754.051991439.05.381.05200.0000
14141978-12-0338-303MINPHIW 28-27*305653.572894369.75.164.182-4-2.0000
15151978-12-0938-309MIN@DETL 14-45*183452.942311259.86.794.741-1-1.0000
16161978-12-1738-317MIN@OAKL 20-27*233860.533163573.98.323.970000
16 Games8-7-134557260.313468253268.96.064.4224-6-0.2516

Playoffs

Age is Years-Days
PassingRushing
RkG#DateAgeTmOppResultGSCmpAttCmp%YdsTDIntRateY/AAY/AAttYdsY/ATD
1171978-12-3138-331MIN@RAML 10-34*183748.652191253.85.924.031-2-2.000