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Dana Brinson

School: Nebraska
Position: WR/RB-WR

Draft: 8th round, 204th overall of the 1989 NFL draft by the San Diego Chargers

Other SR Links: Pro-Football-Reference.com

Rushing & Receiving

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Year School Conf Class Pos G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1985 Nebraska Big 8 WR 6 2 14 7.0 0 1 5 5.0 0 3 19 6.3 0
1986 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 37 286 7.7 2 14 208 14.9 1 51 494 9.7 3
1987 Nebraska Big 8 RB 10 33 250 7.6 0 13 189 14.5 1 46 439 9.5 1
1988 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 20 84 4.2 0 11 148 13.5 1 31 232 7.5 1
Career Nebraska 92 634 6.9 2 39 550 14.1 3 131 1184 9.0 5

Punt & Kick Returns

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Punt Ret Kick Ret
Year School Conf Class Pos G Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1985 Nebraska Big 8 WR 6 7 19 2.7 0 1 35 35.0 0
1986 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 27 330 12.2 0 13 280 21.5 0
1987 Nebraska Big 8 RB 10 22 222 10.1 1 14 329 23.5 0
1988 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 21 196 9.3 1 23 510 22.2 0
Career Nebraska 77 767 10.0 2 51 1154 22.6 0

Scoring

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Touchdowns Kicking
Year School Conf Class Pos G Rush Rec Int FR PR KR Oth Tot XPM FGM 2PM Sfty Pts
1985 Nebraska Big 8 WR 6 0 0 0 0 0 0
1986 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 2 1 0 0 3 18
1987 Nebraska Big 8 RB 10 0 1 1 0 2 12
1988 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 0 1 1 0 2 12
Career Nebraska 2 3 2 0 7 42

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Punt Returns
1986 Big 8 27 (2nd)
1987 Big 8 22 (1st)
1988 Big 8 21 (2nd)
Career Big 8** 77 (4th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Punt Return Yards
1986 NCAA 330 (9th)
1986 Big 8 330 (1st)
1987 Big 8 222 (2nd)
1988 Big 8 196 (1st)
Career Big 8** 767 (4th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Punt Return Yards Per Return
Career Big 8** 10.0 (7th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Punt Return Touchdowns
1987 NCAA 1 (8th)
1987 Big 8 1 (2nd)
1988 NCAA 1 (4th)
1988 Big 8 1 (1st)
Career Big 8** 2 (4th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Kickoff Returns
1986 Big 8 13 (8th)
1987 Big 8 14 (5th)
1988 Big 8 23 (2nd)
Career Big 8** 51 (9th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Kickoff Return Yards
1986 Big 8 280 (7th)
1987 Big 8 329 (5th)
1988 Big 8 510 (2nd)
Career Big 8** 1154 (7th)

** From 1976 to 1995

Kickoff Return Yards Per Return
Career Big 8** 22.6 (4th)

** From 1976 to 1995