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Dan Towler

Daniel Lee Towler

Position: FB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 225 lbs.

Born: March 6, 1928 in Donora, PA
Died: August 1, 2001 in Pasadena, CA
High School: Washington & Jefferson
College: Washington & Jefferson   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 25th round (324th overall) of the 1950 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14415th overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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All-Pro

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Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 16, 2014 8:25PM
All-Time Rank: #972. Vonnie Holliday… #973. Diron Talbert… #974. Jack Gregory… #975. DAN TOWLER… #976. Simon Fletcher… #977. Otis Sistrunk… #978. Johnnie Morton… 

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1950 22 RAM 32 12 46 130 6 34 2.8 10.8 3.8 8 63 7.9 0 17 0.7 5.3 193 6 3
1951* 23 RAM 32 12 126 854 6 79 6.8 71.2 10.5 16 257 16.1 0 46 1.3 21.4 1111 6 7
1952*+ 24 RAM FB 32 12 156 894 10 44 5.7 74.5 13.0 11 68 6.2 0 13 0.9 5.7 962 10 4
1953* 25 RAM FB 32 12 152 879 7 73 5.8 73.3 12.7 11 125 11.4 1 49 0.9 10.4 1004 8 6
1954* 26 RAM FB 32 12 149 599 11 24 4.0 49.9 12.4 10 127 12.7 0 36 0.8 10.6 726 11 5
1955 27 RAM 32 7 43 137 3 14 3.2 19.6 6.1 6 25 4.2 0 11 0.9 3.6 162 3 2
Career 67 672 3493 43 79 5.2 52.1 10.0 62 665 10.7 1 49 0.9 9.9 4158 44 27

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1950 22 RAM 32 12 5 47 0 15 9.4 240
1951* 23 RAM 32 12 1 10 0 10 10.0 1121
1952*+ 24 RAM FB 32 12 1 0 0 0 0.0 1 9 0 9 9.0 971
Career 67 1 0 0 0 0.0 7 66 0 15 9.4 4224

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1950 22 RAM 32 12 0 3 2 0 0
1951* 23 RAM 32 12 0 7 0 0 0
1952*+ 24 RAM FB 32 12 0 4 0 0 0
1953* 25 RAM FB 32 12 0 6 2 0 0
1954* 26 RAM FB 32 12 0 5 1 0 0
1955 27 RAM 32 7 0 2 0 0 0
Career 67 0 27 5 0 0

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1950 22 RAM 32 12 6 6 36
1951* 23 RAM 32 12 6 6 36
1952*+ 24 RAM FB 32 12 10 10 60
1953* 25 RAM FB 32 12 7 1 8 48
1954* 26 RAM FB 32 12 11 11 66
1955 27 RAM 32 7 3 3 18
Career 67 43 1 44 264

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams