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Joe Theismann

School: Notre Dame
Position: QB

Heisman Voting: 2nd in 1970

Draft: 4th round, 99th overall of the 1971 NFL draft by the Miami Dolphins

Other SR Links: Pro-Football-Reference.com

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1968 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 27 49 55.1 451 9.2 5.4 2 5 125.5
1969 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 108 192 56.3 1531 8.0 5.6 13 16 128.9
1970 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 155 268 57.8 2429 9.1 7.9 16 14 143.2
Career Notre Dame 290 509 57.0 4411 8.7 6.8 31 35 136.1

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
1968 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 59 259 4.4 4 1 13 13.0 1 60 272 4.5 5
1969 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 116 378 3.3 6 116 378 3.3 6
1970 Notre Dame Ind QB 10 124 384 3.1 4 1 7 7.0 0 125 391 3.1 4
Career Notre Dame 299 1021 3.4 14 2 20 10.0 1 301 1041 3.5 15

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Heisman Voting
1970 1410 Points (2nd)

Pass Completion Percentage
1970 NCAA 57.8 (7th)

Passing Yards
1970 NCAA 2429 (6th)

Passing Yards Per Attempt
1969 NCAA 8.0 (8th)
1970 NCAA 9.1 (2nd)

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1970 NCAA 7.9 (3rd)

Passing Touchdowns
1970 NCAA 16 (7th)

Passing Efficiency Rating
1970 NCAA 143.2 (3rd)

Total Yards
1970 NCAA 2813 (3rd)

Total Touchdowns
1970 NCAA 20 (7th)