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Doak Walker

Ewell Doak Walker II

Position: HB-DB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 173 lbs.

Born: January 1, 1927 in Dallas, TX
Died: September 27, 1998 in Steamboat Springs, CO
High School: Highland Park
College: SMU   (school history)    (Walker college stats)
Drafted by the New York Bulldogs in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1949 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 4-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1986, finalist in 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976

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Doak Walker 1951 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 2 Rushing, 3 Go-Ahead, Long of 50 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Lions6
Packers2
Yanks2
Redskins1
Rams1
Home4
Road2
Sunday3
Monday2
Thursday1
1st1
2nd1
3rd1
4th3
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards3
Bobby Layne4

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1951-09-30 DET WAS W 35-17 4 Rushing 20 Lead 21-17 Lead 28-17
2 2 1951-10-08 DET NYY W 37-10 1 Receiving 18 Bobby Layne* Tied 3-3 Lead 10-3*
3 2 1951-10-08 DET NYY W 37-10 4 Receiving 50 Bobby Layne* Lead 24-10 Lead 31-10
4 6 1951-11-04 DET @ GNB W 24-17 4 Receiving 47 Bobby Layne* Lead 17-10 Lead 24-10
5 9 1951-11-22 DET GNB W 52-35 2 Receiving 35 Bobby Layne* Trail 17-21 Lead 24-21*
6 11 1951-12-09 DET @ RAM W 24-22 3 Rushing 11 Trail 10-16 Lead 17-16*