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Len Dawson

School: Purdue
Position: QB

Draft: 1st round, 5th overall of the 1957 NFL draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers

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
1956 Purdue Big Ten QB 9 69 130 53.1 856 6.6 4.2 7 10 110.8
Career Purdue 69 130 53.1 856 6.6 4.2 7 10 110.8

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
1956 Purdue Big Ten QB 9 44 23 0.5 44 23 0.5 0
Career Purdue 44 23 0.5 44 23 0.5 0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Pass Completions
1956 Big Ten 69 (1st)
Pass Attempts
1956 Big Ten 130 (1st)
Pass Completion Percentage
1956 NCAA 53.1 (3rd)
1956 Big Ten 53.1 (1st)
Passing Yards
1956 Big Ten 856 (1st)
Passing Yards Per Attempt
1956 NCAA 6.6 (5th)
1956 Big Ten 6.6 (1st)
Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1956 NCAA 4.2 (5th)
1956 Big Ten 4.2 (1st)
Passing Touchdowns
1956 Big Ten 7 (1st)
Passing Interceptions
1956 Big Ten 10 (1st)
Passing Efficiency Rating
1956 NCAA 110.8 (5th)
1956 Big Ten 110.8 (1st)
Total Plays
1956 Big Ten 174 (3rd)
Total Yards
1956 Big Ten 879 (3rd)
Total Touchdowns
1956 Big Ten 7 (5th)