The Walter Payton Collection

Year Team G GS Att Yds Y/A Y/G TD Lng Tgt Rec Yds TD YScm Fmb
1971 Jackson State - - 94 651 6.9 - 5 - - - - - - -
1972 Jackson State - - 124 781 6.3 - 15 - - - - - - -
1973 Jackson State - - 205 1,139 5.6 - 24 - - - - - - -
1974 Jackson State - - 175 1,029 5.9 - 19 - - - - - - -
1975 Chicago 13 7 196 679 3.5 52.2 7 54 - 33 213 0 892 9
1976 Chicago 14 14 311 1,390 4.5 99.3 13 60 - 15 149 0 1,593 10
1977 Chicago 14 14 339 1,852 5.5 132.3 14 73 - 27 269 2 2,121 11
1978 Chicago 16 16 333 1,395 4.2 87.2 11 76 - 50 480 0 1,875 5
1979 Chicago 16 16 369 1,610 4.4 100.6 14 43 - 31 313 2 1,923 7
1980 Chicago 16 16 317 1,460 4.6 91.3 6 69 - 46 367 1 1,827 5
1981 Chicago 16 16 339 1,222 3.6 76.4 6 39 - 41 379 2 1,601 9
1982 Chicago 9 9 148 596 4.0 66.2 1 26 - 32 311 0 907 3
1983 Chicago 16 16 314 1,421 4.5 88.8 6 49 - 53 607 2 2,028 5
1984 Chicago 16 16 381 1,684 4.4 105.3 11 72 - 45 368 0 2,052 5
1985 Chicago 16 16 324 1,551 4.8 96.9 9 40 - 49 483 2 2,034 6
1986 Chicago 16 16 321 1,333 4.2 83.3 8 41 - 37 382 3 1,715 6
1987 Chicago 12 12 146 533 3.7 44.4 4 17 - 33 217 1 750 5
                               
4-years College Totals - - 598 3,600 6.0 - 63 - - - - - - -
13-years NFL Totals 190 184 3,838 16,726 4.4 88.0 110 76 - 492 4,538 15 21,264 86

*Note - Payton made 13 XP and 3 FG in '71, 21 XP and 0 FG in '72, 13 XP and 1 FG in '72, and 6 XP and 1 FG in '73.
**Note2 - Payton passing stats included 11 for 34, 331 yards, 8 TDs, 6 INTs, long of 56, and a Rating of 69.6 over his career
***Note3 - Payton returned 17 kicks for 539 yards, 0 TDs, long of 70, and an average of 31.7 yards per return.

    Career highlights & awards

  • 1st Round Pick (4th overall) in 1975
  • 1977 NFL MVP, AP Offensive Player of the Year, Man of the Year
  • 1985 NFL Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year)
  • 1985 Super Bowl champion
  • Inducted into NFL Hall of Fame in 1993
  • Pro Football HoF 1st Team All-1970s Team
  • Pro Football HoF 1st Team All-1980s Team
  • 9 Pro Bowl selections
  • 5 All-Pro selections

 

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    1976-1988 (Playing years) (want list)

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