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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 1956 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 1 yard
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
49ers4
Colts2
Packers1
Eagles1
Home2
Road2
Sunday4
1st2
2nd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards4

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 8 1956-11-18 SFO @ GNB W 17-16 2 Rushing 1 Trail 0-9 Trail 7-9
2 9 1956-11-25 SFO @ PHI T 10-10 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
3 12 1956-12-16 SFO BAL W 30-17 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
4 12 1956-12-16 SFO BAL W 30-17 4 Rushing 1 Trail 10-17 Tied 17-17