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Johnny Unitas

John Constantine Unitas

Position: QB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 194 lbs.
Throws: Right

Born: May 7, 1933 in Pittsburgh, PA
Died: September 11, 2002 in Towson, MD
High School: St. Justin's
College: Louisville   (school history)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 9th round (102nd overall) of the 1955 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 114 (47th overall since 1950)
10-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1979

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Johnny Unitas 1959 Touchdown Log

1959 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

2 Touchdowns

2 Rushing, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 12 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Colts2
49ers2
Home1
Road1
Saturday1
Sunday1
2nd1
3rd1
3 or fewer yards1
10-19 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 9 1959-11-22 BAL SFO W 45-14 2 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 11 1959-12-05 BAL @ SFO W 34-14 3 Rushing 12 Lead 14-7 Lead 20-7

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 13 1959-12-27 BAL NYG W 31-16 4 Rushing 4 Trail 7-9 Lead 14-9*