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George Amundson

School: Iowa State
Position: QB/RB-RB

Heisman Voting: 7th in 1972

Draft: 1st round, 14th overall of the 1973 NFL draft by the Houston Oilers

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
1970 Iowa State Big 8 QB 11 111 440 4.0 7 111 440 4.0 7
1971 Iowa State Big 8 RB 11 287 1316 4.6 15 22 174 7.9 0 309 1490 4.8 15
*1972 Iowa State Big 8 QB 12 134 508 3.8 9 134 508 3.8 9
Career Iowa State 532 2264 4.3 31 22 174 7.9 0 554 2438 4.4 31

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1970 Iowa State Big 8 QB 11 37 103 35.9 471 4.6 2.3 4 7 73.6
1971 Iowa State Big 8 RB 11 11 23 47.8 256 11.1 10.0 1 1 147.0
*1972 Iowa State Big 8 QB 12 155 332 46.7 2110 6.4 4.4 17 22 103.7
Career Iowa State 203 458 44.3 2837 6.2 4.2 22 30 99.1

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
1970 Iowa State Big 8 QB 11 7 7 42
1971 Iowa State Big 8 RB 11 15 0 15 90
*1972 Iowa State Big 8 QB 12 9 9 54
Career Iowa State 31 0 31 186

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Heisman Voting
1972 219 Points (7th)

Pass Completions
1970 Big 8 37 (10th)
1972 Big 8 155 (1st)

Pass Attempts
1970 Big 8 103 (9th)
1972 NCAA 332 (8th)
1972 Big 8 332 (1st)

Pass Completion Percentage
1972 Big 8 46.7 (3rd)

Passing Yards
1970 Big 8 471 (10th)
1972 NCAA 2110 (9th)
1972 Big 8 2110 (3rd)

Passing Yards Per Attempt
1972 Big 8 6.4 (3rd)

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1972 Big 8 4.4 (4th)

Passing Touchdowns
1970 Big 8 4 (8th)
1972 NCAA 17 (5th)
1972 Big 8 17 (2nd)

Passing Interceptions
1970 Big 8 7 (9th)
1972 NCAA 22 (5th)
1972 Big 8 22 (2nd)
Career Big 8** 30 (19th)

** From 1956 to 1995

Passing Efficiency Rating
1972 Big 8 103.7 (3rd)

Rush Attempts
1971 NCAA 287 (2nd)
1971 Big 8 287 (1st)

Rushing Yards
1971 NCAA 1316 (9th)
1971 Big 8 1316 (3rd)

Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1971 Big 8 4.6 (9th)

Rushing Touchdowns
1970 Big 8 7 (6th)
1971 NCAA 15 (10th)
1971 Big 8 15 (4th)
1972 Big 8 9 (4th)
Career Big 8** 31 (19th)

** From 1956 to 1995

Plays From Scrimmage
1971 NCAA 309 (2nd)
1971 Big 8 309 (1st)

Yards From Scrimmage
1971 NCAA 1490 (9th)
1971 Big 8 1490 (2nd)

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1970 Big 8 7 (9th)
1971 Big 8 15 (5th)
1972 Big 8 9 (4th)
Career Big 8** 31 (23rd)

** From 1956 to 1995

Total Plays
1970 Big 8 214 (9th)
1971 Big 8 310 (4th)
1972 NCAA 466 (2nd)
1972 Big 8 466 (1st)
Career Big 8** 990 (13th)

** From 1956 to 1995

Total Yards
1971 Big 8 1572 (6th)
1972 NCAA 2618 (4th)
1972 Big 8 2618 (1st)
Career Big 8** 5101 (16th)

** From 1956 to 1995

Total Touchdowns
1970 Big 8 11 (9th)
1971 Big 8 16 (6th)
1972 NCAA 26 (2nd)
1972 Big 8 26 (1st)
Career Big 8** 53 (8th)

** From 1956 to 1995

Touchdowns
1970 Big 8 7 (9th)
1971 Big 8 15 (5th)
1972 Big 8 9 (4th)
Career Big 8** 31 (23rd)

** From 1956 to 1995

Points
1970 Big 8 42 (9th)
1971 Big 8 90 (5th)
1972 Big 8 54 (4th)