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Y.A. Tittle

Yelberton Abraham Tittle

Position: QB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 192 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: October 24, 1926 in Marshall, TX
High School: Marshall
College: LSU   (school history)
Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1948 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 44 (1829th overall since 1950)
7-time Pro Bowler & 3-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1971, finalist in 1970

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Y.A. Tittle 1953 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

6 Rushing, 2 Go-Ahead, Long of 7 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
49ers6
Packers2
Browns1
Eagles1
Rams1
Lions1
Road5
Home1
Sunday6
1st1
3rd3
4th2
3 or fewer yards5
4-9 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1953-09-27 SFO PHI W 31-21 1 Rushing 1 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
2 3 1953-10-11 SFO @ DET L 21-24 3 Rushing 1 Trail 14-24 Trail 21-24
3 7 1953-11-08 SFO @ RAM W 31-27 3 Rushing 1 Trail 17-20 Lead 24-20*
4 8 1953-11-15 SFO @ CLE L 21-23 4 Rushing 7 Trail 14-23 Trail 21-23
5 9 1953-11-22 SFO @ GNB W 37-7 3 Rushing 1 Lead 20-7 Lead 27-7
6 9 1953-11-22 SFO @ GNB W 37-7 4 Rushing 1 Lead 30-7 Lead 37-7