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Buddy Young

Claude Henry K. Young

Position: HB-FB-DB
Height: 5-4    Weight: 175 lbs.

Born: January 5, 1926 in Chicago, IL
Died: September 4, 1983 in Terrell, TX
High School: Englewood, Wendell Phillips
College: Illinois   (school history)    (Young college stats)

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler (fine print)

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Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1947 21 NYY FB/PR 14 8 116 712 3 0 6.1 50.9 8.3 27 303 11.2 2 50 1.9 21.6 1015 5 0
1948 22 NYY FB/KR 12 11 70 245 1 0 3.5 20.4 5.8 21 259 12.3 4 0 1.8 21.6 504 5 0
1949 23 NYY KR/LH 12 11 76 495 5 71 6.5 41.3 6.3 12 171 14.3 2 0 1.0 14.3 666 7 0
1950 24 NYY RH 76 12 76 334 1 20 4.4 27.8 6.3 20 302 15.1 1 69 1.7 25.2 636 2 6
1951 25 NYY LH/PR 76 12 46 165 1 17 3.6 13.8 3.8 31 508 16.4 3 48 2.6 42.3 673 4 3
1952 26 DTX KR/RH 22 12 11 71 243 3 30 3.4 20.3 5.9 22 269 12.2 2 45 1.8 22.4 512 5 5
1953 27 BAL RH 22 10 40 135 0 24 3.4 13.5 4.0 12 201 16.8 3 49 1.2 20.1 336 3 6
1954* 28 BAL KR/PR/RH 22 10 70 311 2 57 4.4 31.1 7.0 15 272 18.1 3 78 1.5 27.2 583 5 1
1955 29 BAL RH 22 11 32 87 1 25 2.7 7.9 2.9 19 426 22.4 1 82 1.7 38.7 513 2 1
Career 105 41 597 2727 17 71 4.6 26.0 5.7 179 2711 15.1 21 82 1.7 25.8 5438 38 22
3 yrs BAL 31 0 142 533 3 57 3.8 17.2 4.6 46 899 19.5 7 82 1.5 29.0 1432 10 8
3 yrs NYY 38 30 262 1452 9 71 5.5 38.2 6.9 60 733 12.2 8 50 1.6 19.3 2185 17 0
2 yrs NYY 24 0 122 499 2 20 4.1 20.8 5.1 51 810 15.9 4 69 2.1 33.8 1309 6 9
1 yr DTX 12 11 71 243 3 30 3.4 20.3 5.9 22 269 12.2 2 45 1.8 22.4 512 5 5

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
1947 21 NYY FB/PR 14 8 8 127 1 0 15.9 12 332 1 95 27.7 1474
1948 22 NYY FB/KR 12 11 2 11 0 0 5.5 12 303 0 0 25.3 818
1949 23 NYY KR/LH 12 11 9 171 0 0 19.0 11 316 1 91 28.7 1153
1950 24 NYY RH 76 12 9 54 0 12 6.0 20 536 0 50 26.8 1226
1951 25 NYY LH/PR 76 12 12 231 1 79 19.3 14 427 1 90 30.5 1331
1952 26 DTX KR/RH 22 12 11 6 35 0 18 5.8 23 643 0 63 28.0 1190
1953 27 BAL RH 22 10 6 9 0 9 1.5 11 378 1 104 34.4 723
1954* 28 BAL KR/PR/RH 22 10 14 60 0 16 4.3 13 308 0 30 23.7 951
1955 29 BAL RH 22 11 1 0 0 0 0.0 9 222 0 43 24.7 735
Career 105 41 67 698 2 79 10.4 125 3465 4 104 27.7 9601
3 yrs BAL 31 0 21 69 0 16 3.3 33 908 1 104 27.5 2409
3 yrs NYY 38 30 19 309 1 0 16.3 35 951 2 95 27.2 3445
2 yrs NYY 24 0 21 285 1 79 13.6 34 963 1 90 28.3 2557
1 yr DTX 12 11 6 35 0 18 5.8 23 643 0 63 28.0 1190

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
1947 21 NYY FB/PR 14 8 1 2 50.0 13 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 6.5 6.5 13.0 0.9 70.8
1952 26 DTX KR/RH 22 12 11 0 3 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 33.3 0 0.0 -15.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Career 105 41 1 5 20.0 13 0 0.0 1 20.0 13 2.6 -6.4 13.0 0.1 0.0 0 0
3 yrs BAL 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
3 yrs NYY 38 30 1 2 50.0 13 0 0.0 0 0.0 13 6.5 6.5 13.0 0.3 70.8 0 0
2 yrs NYY 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0
1 yr DTX 12 11 0 3 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 33.3 0 0.0 -15.0 0.0 0.0 0 0

Comeback and game-winning drive numbers are based on research by Scott Kacsmar, as described in parts I, II, and III on the blog.

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
1950 24 NYY RH 76 12 0 6 5 -8 0
1951 25 NYY LH/PR 76 12 0 3 0 0 0
1952 26 DTX KR/RH 22 12 11 0 5 2 0 0
1953 27 BAL RH 22 10 0 6 1 0 0
1954* 28 BAL KR/PR/RH 22 10 0 1 0 0 0
1955 29 BAL RH 22 11 0 1 1 0 0
Career 105 41 0 22 9 -8 0
3 yrs BAL 31 0 0 8 2 0 0
3 yrs NYY 38 30
2 yrs NYY 24 0 0 9 5 -8 0
1 yr DTX 12 11 0 5 2 0 0

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
1947 21 NYY FB/PR 14 8 3 2 1 1 7 42
1948 22 NYY FB/KR 12 11 1 4 5 30
1949 23 NYY KR/LH 12 11 5 2 1 8 48
1950 24 NYY RH 76 12 1 1 2 12
1951 25 NYY LH/PR 76 12 1 3 1 1 6 36
1952 26 DTX KR/RH 22 12 11 3 2 5 30
1953 27 BAL RH 22 10 3 1 4 24
1954* 28 BAL KR/PR/RH 22 10 2 3 5 30
1955 29 BAL RH 22 11 1 1 2 12
Career 105 41 17 21 2 4 44 264
3 yrs BAL 31 0 3 7 1 11 66
3 yrs NYY 38 30 9 8 1 2 20 120
2 yrs NYY 24 0 2 4 1 1 8 48
1 yr DTX 12 11 3 2 5 30

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

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