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Earl Cooper

School: Rice
Position: RB

Draft: 1st round, 13th overall of the 1980 NFL draft by the San Francisco 49ers

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
1976 Rice SWC RB 11 31 99 3.2 0 7 33 4.7 0 38 132 3.5 0
1977 Rice SWC RB 11 135 598 4.4 7 23 96 4.2 1 158 694 4.4 8
1978 Rice SWC RB 11 95 350 3.7 3 24 210 8.8 3 119 560 4.7 6
1979 Rice SWC RB 11 146 536 3.7 5 47 463 9.9 2 193 999 5.2 7
Career Rice 407 1583 3.9 15 101 802 7.9 6 508 2385 4.7 21

Kick & Punt Returns

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year School Conf Class Pos G Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1976 Rice SWC RB 11
1977 Rice SWC RB 11
1978 Rice SWC RB 11 21 399 19.0 0
1979 Rice SWC RB 11
Career Rice 21 399 19.0 0

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1976 Rice SWC RB 11 1 3 33.3 20 6.7 6.7 0 0 89.3
1977 Rice SWC RB 11
1978 Rice SWC RB 11 1 1 100.0 10 10.0 30.0 1 0 514.0
1979 Rice SWC RB 11
Career Rice 2 4 50.0 30 7.5 12.5 1 0 195.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Rush Attempts
1977 SWC 135 (8th)
1979 SWC 146 (8th)

Rushing Yards
1977 SWC 598 (9th)
1979 SWC 536 (10th)

Rushing Touchdowns
1977 SWC 7 (7th)
1979 SWC 5 (9th)

Receptions
1977 SWC 23 (7th)
1979 SWC 47 (1st)

Receiving Yards
1979 SWC 463 (3rd)

Receiving Yards Per Reception
1977 SWC 4.2 (9th)
1979 SWC 9.9 (7th)

Receiving Touchdowns
1978 SWC 3 (9th)
1979 SWC 2 (7th)

Plays From Scrimmage
1977 SWC 158 (8th)
1979 SWC 193 (4th)

Yards From Scrimmage
1979 SWC 999 (5th)

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1977 SWC 8 (8th)
1978 SWC 6 (9th)
1979 SWC 7 (4th)