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Mike Rozier

School: Nebraska
Position: RB

Consensus All-American: 1982 and 1983
Heisman Voting: 10th in 1982 and 1st in 1983

Draft: 1st round, 2nd overall of the 1984 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
1981 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 151 943 6.2 5 4 64 16.0 0 155 1007 6.5 5
1982 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 242 1689 7.0 15 6 46 7.7 2 248 1735 7.0 17
1983 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 275 2148 7.8 29 10 106 10.6 0 285 2254 7.9 29
Career Nebraska 668 4780 7.2 49 20 216 10.8 2 688 4996 7.3 51

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
1981 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 5 162 32.4 1
1982 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 4 55 13.8 0
1983 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 11 232 21.1 0
Career Nebraska 20 449 22.5 1

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1981 Nebraska Big 8 RB 11 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
1982 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12
1983 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
Career Nebraska 0 3 0.0 0 0.0 -15.0 0 1 -66.7

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Awards and Honors
1982 Consensus All-America
1983 Consensus All-America
1983 Heisman Memorial Trophy
1983 Maxwell Award
1983 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award
Heisman Voting
1982 40 Points (10th)
1983 1801 Points (1st)
Rush Attempts
1981 Big 8 151 (8th)
1982 NCAA 242 (10th)
1982 Big 8 242 (2nd)
1983 NCAA 275 (5th)
1983 Big 8 275 (1st)
Career Big 8** 668 (9th)
** From 1956 to 1995
Rushing Yards
1981 Big 8 943 (4th)
1982 NCAA 1689 (3rd)
1982 Big 8 1689 (2nd)
1983 NCAA 2148 (1st)
1983 Big 8 2148 (1st)
Career Big 8** 4780 (2nd)
** From 1956 to 1995
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1981 NCAA 6.2 (9th)
1981 Big 8 6.2 (3rd)
1982 NCAA 7.0 (4th)
1982 Big 8 7.0 (2nd)
1983 NCAA 7.8 (2nd)
1983 Big 8 7.8 (1st)
Career NCAA* 7.2 (8th)
Career Big 8** 7.2 (2nd)
* Since 1956
** From 1956 to 1995
Rushing Touchdowns
1981 Big 8 5 (8th)
1982 NCAA 15 (5th)
1982 Big 8 15 (1st)
1983 NCAA 29 (1st)
1983 Big 8 29 (1st)
Career Big 8** 49 (2nd)
** From 1956 to 1995
Plays From Scrimmage
1981 Big 8 155 (8th)
1982 Big 8 248 (2nd)
1983 NCAA 285 (5th)
1983 Big 8 285 (1st)
Career Big 8** 688 (9th)
** From 1956 to 1995
Yards From Scrimmage
1981 Big 8 1007 (5th)
1982 NCAA 1735 (3rd)
1982 Big 8 1735 (2nd)
1983 NCAA 2254 (1st)
1983 Big 8 2254 (1st)
Career Big 8** 4996 (2nd)
** From 1956 to 1995
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1981 Big 8 5 (9th)
1982 NCAA 17 (3rd)
1982 Big 8 17 (1st)
1983 NCAA 29 (1st)
1983 Big 8 29 (1st)
Career Big 8** 51 (2nd)
** From 1956 to 1995
Total Plays
1982 Big 8 242 (7th)
1983 Big 8 276 (5th)
Total Yards
1981 Big 8 943 (10th)
1982 Big 8 1689 (2nd)
1983 Big 8 2148 (3rd)
Total Touchdowns
1982 Big 8 15 (1st)
1983 NCAA 29 (2nd)
1983 Big 8 29 (1st)
Career Big 8** 49 (14th)
** From 1956 to 1995