Carl Lee Eller
Height: 6-6 Weight: 247 lbs.
Born: February 25, 1942 in Winston-Salem, NC
High School: Atkins
College: Minnesota (school history) (Eller college stats)
Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1964 AFL Draft.
Drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1964 NFL Draft.
Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 123 (25th overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2004, finalist in 1985, 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Other SR Links: College Football at Sports-Reference.com
News -- April 2014
- 4/7 The Viking Age: Who the Vikings Should Have Drafted: 1962: In the first of our series of Minnesota Vikings draft second-guessings, we rewound back to 1961 and used our god-like powers to...
News -- January 2014
- 1/31 FootballPerspective.com: 2014 Hall of Fame Candidates: Tonight, the newest members of the Class of 2014 will be announced. Here are the 15 finalists: Rushing Receiving Rk Name Pos From...
- 1/6 FootballPerspective.com: Putting the 2013 Seahawks Pass Defense in Perspective: After 15 weeks, I wrote that Seattle’s pass defense looked to be one of the most dominant since the merger. With the regular...
News -- November 2013
- 11/14 FootballPerspective.com: Is Chiefs-Broncos The Best Regular Season Matchup Ever?: Kansas City is 9-0. Denver is 8-1. As far as resumes go, it’s hard to beat this matchup. But is it the best ever? You can’t...
News -- July 2013
- 7/6 FootballPerspective.com: How did Marion Campbell keep getting hired?: Today you’re in for a treat, as frequent commenter Shattenjager has contributed an absolutely outstanding guest post. Introduction:...
- 7/5 XN Sports: Best NFL Players from Each State — Part II: Picking up from where we left off yesterday, here are the best players, both active and all time, from each of the US states. ...
News -- June 2013
- 6/4 XN Sports: Deacon Jones Dead at 72: One of the legends of the game has passed away – Deacon Jones, the first-ballot Hall of Fame defensive end, a Los Angeles Ram...
News -- July 2012
- 7/27 FootballPerspective.com: He played for them?: In light of the Ichiro Suzuki trade to the Yankees, Jason Lisk wrote about other prominent star baseball players who switched...