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Jack Youngblood

Herbert Jackson Youngblood III (twitter: @theblood85)

Position: DE
Height: 6-4    Weight: 247 lbs.

Born: January 26, 1950 in Jacksonville, FL
High School: Jefferson Co.
College: Florida   (school history)
Drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1971 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 105 (88th overall since 1950)
7-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2001, finalist in 1990, 1991, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

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Fine Details  · Last updated May 2, 2016 9:25PM
All-Time Rank: #68. Bob Johnson… #69. Darrell Green… #70. Dick Butkus… #71. JACK YOUNGBLOOD… #72. Len Dawson… #73. Larry Fitzgerald… #74. Alex Karras… 

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
1971 21 RAM de 85 14 4 2
1972 22 RAM LDE 85 14 9 0 0 1 3 0 6
1973* 23 RAM LDE 85 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 13
1974*+ 24 RAM LDE 85 14 14 13
1975*+ 25 RAM LDE 85 14 14 0 0 2 9 0 1 17
1976*+ 26 RAM LDE 85 14 14 0 0 1 1 0 14
1977* 27 RAM LDE 85 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 13
1978*+ 28 RAM LDE 85 16 16 0 0 1 0 0 14
1979*+ 29 RAM LDE 85 16 16 11
1980 30 RAM LDE 85 16 16 8
1981 31 RAM LDE 85 16 16 7
1982 32 RAM LDE 85 9 9 4.0 5
1983 33 RAM LDE 85 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 10.5 1 9
1984 34 RAM LDE 85 15 15 0 0 1 9 0 9.5 7
Career 202 187 0 0 10 22 0 24.0 2 139

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
1973* 23 RAM LDE 1 1 2.5
1974*+ 24 RAM LDE 2 2 1.0
1975*+ 25 RAM LDE 2 2 1 47 1 47 0 1.0
1976*+ 26 RAM LDE 2 2 0 0 1 10 0 2.0
1977* 27 RAM LDE 1 1
1978*+ 28 RAM LDE 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.0
1979*+ 29 RAM LDE 3 3 1.0
1980 30 RAM LDE 1 1
1983 33 RAM LDE 2 2
1984 34 RAM LDE 1 1
Career 17 17 1 47 1 47 0 0 0 2 10 0 8.5

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
1971 21 RAM de 85 14 4 2 36 0 22 18.0 36
Career 202 187 2 36 0 22 18.0 58

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1975*+ 25 RAM LDE 85 14 14 1 2
1983 33 RAM LDE 85 16 16 1 2
Career 202 187 2 4

Playoffs Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM 2PA XPM XPA FGM FGA Sfty Pts Pts/G
1975*+ 25 RAM LDE 1 1 1 1 6
Career 17 17 1 1 6

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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All-Pro Teams