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Brad Van Pelt

Bradley Alan Van Pelt

Position: LB
Height: 6-5    Weight: 235 lbs.

Born: April 5, 1951 in Owosso, MI
Died: February 17, 2009 in Harrison, MI
High School: Owosso
College: Michigan St.   (school history)    (Van Pelt college stats)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 2nd round (40th overall) of the 1973 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 70 (570th overall since 1950)

Relatives: Father of Bradlee Van Pelt
5-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #632. DeMarcus Ware… #633. John Brodie… #634. Joey Galloway… #635. BRAD VAN PELT… #636. Roger Craig… #637. Henry Thomas… #638. Bruno Banducci… 

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1973 22 NYG 10 5 2
1974 23 NYG LLB 10 12 11 2 22 0 13 0 0 0 2 0 0 5
1975 24 NYG RLB 10 14 14 3 8 0 5 0 7
1976* 25 NYG LLB 10 14 14 2 13 0 7 0 0 0 2 28 0 9
1977* 26 NYG LLB 10 14 14 2 9 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 9
1978* 27 NYG LLB 10 14 14 3 32 0 20 0 8
1979* 28 NYG LOLB 10 16 16 0 0 1 42 0 8
1980* 29 NYG LOLB 10 15 14 3 3 0 3 0 0 0 3 46 0 8
1981 30 NYG LOLB 10 14 13 1 10 0 10 0 0 0 2 0 0 9
1982 31 NYG LOLB 10 9 9 0 0 2 0 0 2.0 8
1983 32 NYG LOLB 10 16 16 2 7 0 6 0 3.0 8
1984 33 RAI LOLB 91 9 8 1 9 0 9 0 4
1985 34 RAI LOLB 91 16 15 1 22 0 22 0 5.0 8
1986 35 CLE 50 16 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Career 184 158 20 135 0 22 0 0 0 14 116 0 10.0 94
11 yrs NYG 143 135 18 104 0 20 0 0 0 13 116 0 5.0 81
2 yrs RAI 25 23 2 31 0 22 0 5.0 12
1 yr CLE 16 0 0 0 1 0 0 1

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1981 30 NYG 1 1.0
1984 33 RAI LOLB 1 1
1985 34 RAI LOLB 1 1
1986 35 CLE LB 2 0
Career 5 2 1.0
2 yrs RAI 2 2
1 yr CLE 2 0
1 yr NYG 1 1.0

Receiving & Rushing

Games Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Tgt Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb
1979* 28 NYG LOLB 10 16 16 1 20 20.0 0 20 0.1 1.3 20 0 0
Career 184 158 1 20 20.0 0 20 0.0 0.1 20 0 0
11 yrs NYG 143 135 1 20 20.0 0 20 0.0 0.1 20 0 0
2 yrs RAI 25 23 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
1 yr CLE 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams