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Ernie Wright

Ernest Henry Wright

Position: T
Height: 6-4    Weight: 270 lbs.

Born: November 6, 1939 in Toledo, OH
Died: March 20, 2007 in San Diego, CA
High School: V.W. Scott
College: Ohio St.   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 15th round (200th overall) of the 1961 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 58 (1040th overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Fine Details  · Last updated May 3, 2016 6:25PM
All-Time Rank: #868. Jack Gregory… #869. Rickey Jackson… #870. Frank Lewis… #871. ERNIE WRIGHT… #872. Gerald Riggs… #873. Mark Gastineau… #874. Kermit Alexander… 

Kick & Punt Returns

Games Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd AV
1960 21 LAC LT 75 14 0 7
1961* 22 SDG LT 75 14 0 8
1962 23 SDG LT 75 14 0 4
1963* 24 SDG LT 75 14 0 8
1964 25 SDG LT 75 14 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 5
1965* 26 SDG LT 75 14 0 6
1966 27 SDG LT 75 13 0 6
1967 28 SDG LT 75 14 0 6
1968 29 CIN LT 75 14 14 0 5
1969 30 CIN LT 75 14 0 5
1970 31 CIN LT 75 14 14 0 8
1971 32 CIN LT 75 7 7 0 7
1972 33 SDG 79 14 0 0 3
Career 174 35 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 78
9 yrs SDG-LAC 125 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0 53
4 yrs CIN 49 35 0 25

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
1970 31 CIN LT 75 14 14 0 0 1 0 0
Career 174 35 0 0 1 0 0
9 yrs SDG-LAC 125 0
4 yrs CIN 49 35 0 0 1 0 0

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams