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Deion Sanders

School: Florida State
Position: DB

Consensus All-American: 1987 and 1988
Heisman Voting: 8th in 1988

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 Florida State Ind DB 11 30 255 8.5 1
1986 Florida State Ind DB 11 31 290 9.4 0 1 26 26.0 0
1987 Florida State Ind DB 11 32 381 11.9 1
1988 Florida State Ind DB 11 33 503 15.2 1
Career Florida State 126 1429 11.3 3 1 26 26.0 0

Defense & Fumbles

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Tackles Def Int Fumbles
Year School Conf Class Pos G Solo Ast Tot Loss Sk Int Yds Avg TD PD FR Yds TD FF
1985 Florida State Ind DB 11 1 100 100.0 1
1986 Florida State Ind DB 11 4 29 7.3 0
1987 Florida State Ind DB 11 4 42 10.5 0
1988 Florida State Ind DB 11 5 116 23.2 2
Career Florida State 14 287 20.5 3

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 Florida State Ind DB 11 1 1 2 12
1986 Florida State Ind DB 11 0 0 0 0 0
1987 Florida State Ind DB 11 0 1 1 6
1988 Florida State Ind DB 11 2 1 3 18
Career Florida State 3 3 0 6 36

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Heisman Voting
1988 22 Points (8th)

Punt Returns
1985 Ind 30 (4th)
1986 Ind 31 (3rd)
1987 Ind 32 (3rd)
1988 NCAA 33 (8th)
1988 Ind 33 (3rd)
Career NCAA* 126 (6th)
Career Ind** 126 (2nd)

* Since 1976
** Since 1976

Punt Return Yards
1985 Ind 255 (5th)
1986 Ind 290 (4th)
1987 NCAA 381 (6th)
1987 Ind 381 (3rd)
1988 NCAA 503 (1st)
1988 Ind 503 (1st)
Career NCAA* 1429 (9th)
Career Ind** 1429 (1st)

* Since 1976
** Since 1976

Punt Return Yards Per Return
Career Ind** 11.3 (11th)

** Since 1976

Punt Return Touchdowns
1985 NCAA 1 (3rd)
1985 Ind 1 (2nd)
1987 NCAA 1 (8th)
1987 Ind 1 (3rd)
1988 NCAA 1 (4th)
1988 Ind 1 (3rd)
Career Ind** 3 (4th)

** Since 1976

Interceptions
1986 Ind 4 (5th)
1987 Ind 4 (9th)
1988 Ind 5 (2nd)
Career Ind** 14 (21st)

** Since 1976

Interception Return Yards
1985 Ind 100 (6th)
1988 NCAA 116 (10th)
1988 Ind 116 (4th)
Career Ind** 287 (8th)

** Since 1976

Interception Return Touchdowns
1985 NCAA 1 (9th)
1985 Ind 1 (2nd)
1988 NCAA 2 (1st)
1988 Ind 2 (1st)
Career Ind** 3 (5th)

** Since 1976