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Jesse Whittenton

Urshell Jesse Whittenton

Position: DB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 193 lbs.

Born: May 9, 1934 in Big Spring, TX
Died: May 22, 2012 in Las Cruces, NM
High School: Ysleta
College: Texas-El Paso   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 5th round (60th overall) of the 1956 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 43 (1913th overall since 1950)
2-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 23, 2014 7:25PM
All-Time Rank: #849. Earl Faison… #850. Ken O'Brien… #851. Bobby Hebert… #852. JESSE WHITTENTON… #853. Todd Steussie… #854. Will Wolford… #855. Jim Lee Hunt… 

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 AV
1956 22 RAM RDH 44 12 12 3 83 1 32 0
1957 23 RAM RDH 44 12 1 31 0 31 0
1958 24 GNB 47 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
1959 25 GNB RDH 47 12 0 0 2 45 0
1960 26 GNB RCB 47 12 6 101 0 52 0 0 0 2 0 0 12
1961*+ 27 GNB RCB 47 14 5 98 1 41 0 0 0 1 0 0 13
1962 28 GNB RCB 47 14 3 40 0 36 0 0 0 2 0 0 8
1963* 29 GNB RCB 47 14 4 90 0 33 0 0 0 1 0 0 10
1964 30 GNB 47 14 1 0 0 0 0 3
Career 112 12 24 443 2 52 0 0 0 10 47 0 46
7 yrs GNB 88 0 20 329 1 52 0 0 0 10 47 0 46
2 yrs RAM 24 12 4 114 1 32 0

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
1956 22 RAM RDH 44 12 12 10 21 0 10 2.1 4 85 0 27 21.3 106
Career 112 12 10 21 0 10 2.1 4 85 0 27 21.3 106

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
1956 22 RAM RDH 44 12 12 1 1 6
1961*+ 27 GNB RCB 47 14 1 1 6
Career 112 12 2 2 12
7 yrs GNB 88 0 1 1 6
2 yrs RAM 24 12 1 1 6

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams