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Ira Matthews

School: Wisconsin
Position: WR/RB

Draft: 6th round, 142nd overall of the 1979 NFL draft by the Oakland Raiders

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
1975 Wisconsin Big Ten WR 11 16 100 6.3 1 6 100 16.7 0 22 200 9.1 1
1976 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 106 535 5.0 6 19 238 12.5 1 125 773 6.2 7
1977 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 73 351 4.8 0 10 147 14.7 1 83 498 6.0 1
1978 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 130 654 5.0 3 14 143 10.2 1 144 797 5.5 4
Career Wisconsin 325 1640 5.0 10 49 628 12.8 3 374 2268 6.1 13

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
1975 Wisconsin Big Ten WR 11
1976 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11
1977 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 13 33 2.5 0 10 167 16.7 0
1978 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 16 270 16.9 3 7 118 16.9 0
Career Wisconsin 29 303 10.4 3 17 285 16.8 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
1975 Wisconsin Big Ten WR 11
1976 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
1977 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11
1978 Wisconsin Big Ten RB 11 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
Career Wisconsin 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 2 -200.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Rushing Yards
1978 Big Ten 654 (8th)

Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1976 Big Ten 5.0 (7th)
1977 Big Ten 4.8 (8th)
1978 Big Ten 5.0 (7th)

Yards From Scrimmage
1978 Big Ten 797 (7th)

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1976 Big Ten 7 (9th)