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O.J. Simpson

School: Southern California
Position: RB

Consensus All-American: 1967 and 1968
Heisman Voting: 2nd in 1967 and 1st in 1968

Draft: 1st round, 1st overall of the 1969 NFL draft by the Buffalo Bills

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
*1967 Southern California AAWU RB 11 291 1543 5.3 13 10 109 10.9 0 301 1652 5.5 13
*1968 Southern California Pac-8 RB 11 383 1880 4.9 23 26 211 8.1 0 409 2091 5.1 23
Career Southern California 674 3423 5.1 36 36 320 8.9 0 710 3743 5.3 36

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
*1967 Southern California AAWU RB 11 3 6 50.0 33 5.5 15.5 3 0 261.2
*1968 Southern California Pac-8 RB 11
Career Southern California 3 6 50.0 33 5.5 15.5 3 0 261.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Awards and Honors
1967 Consensus All-America
1967 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award
1968 Consensus All-America
1968 Heisman Memorial Trophy
1968 Maxwell Award
1968 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award
Heisman Voting
1967 1722 Points (2nd)
1968 2853 Points (1st)
Passing Touchdowns
1967 AAWU 3 (8th)
Rush Attempts
1967 NCAA 291 (1st)
1967 AAWU 291 (1st)
1968 NCAA 383 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 383 (1st)
Career Pac-12** 674 (24th)
** Since 1956
Rushing Yards
1967 NCAA 1543 (1st)
1967 AAWU 1543 (1st)
1968 NCAA 1880 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 1880 (1st)
Career Pac-12** 3423 (22nd)
** Since 1956
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1967 AAWU 5.3 (4th)
1968 Pac-8 4.9 (4th)
Rushing Touchdowns
1967 NCAA 13 (2nd)
1967 AAWU 13 (1st)
1968 NCAA 23 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 23 (1st)
Career Pac-12** 36 (21st)
** Since 1956
Receptions
1968 Pac-8 26 (6th)
Plays From Scrimmage
1967 NCAA 301 (1st)
1967 AAWU 301 (1st)
1968 NCAA 409 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 409 (1st)
Yards From Scrimmage
1967 NCAA 1652 (3rd)
1967 AAWU 1652 (1st)
1968 NCAA 2091 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 2091 (1st)
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1967 NCAA 13 (7th)
1967 AAWU 13 (1st)
1968 NCAA 23 (1st)
1968 Pac-8 23 (1st)
Total Plays
1967 AAWU 297 (2nd)
1968 Pac-8 383 (1st)
Total Yards
1967 AAWU 1576 (2nd)
1968 Pac-8 1880 (2nd)
Total Touchdowns
1967 NCAA 16 (8th)
1967 AAWU 16 (2nd)
1968 NCAA 23 (8th)
1968 Pac-8 23 (1st)