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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 1961 Touchdown Log

3 Touchdowns

3 Rushing, 2 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 5 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Giants3
Packers1
Redskins1
Browns1
Road3
Sunday3
1st1
2nd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards2
4-9 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1961-10-01 NYG @ WAS W 24-21 4 Rushing 1 Trail 17-21 Lead 24-21*
2 11 1961-11-26 NYG @ CLE W 37-21 2 Rushing 5 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
3 12 1961-12-03 NYG @ GNB L 17-20 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-3 Lead 7-3*