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Otis Armstrong

School: Purdue
Position: RB

Consensus All-American: 1972
Heisman Voting: 8th in 1972

Draft: 1st round, 9th overall of the 1973 NFL draft by the Denver Broncos

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
1970 Purdue Big Ten RB 10 213 1009 4.7 2 13 148 11.4 1 226 1157 5.1 3
1971 Purdue Big Ten RB 10 214 945 4.4 6 17 186 10.9 4 231 1131 4.9 10
1972 Purdue Big Ten RB 11 243 1361 5.6 9 6 55 9.2 0 249 1416 5.7 9
Career Purdue 670 3315 4.9 17 36 389 10.8 5 706 3704 5.2 22

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1970 Purdue Big Ten RB 10 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0
1971 Purdue Big Ten RB 10
1972 Purdue Big Ten RB 11
Career Purdue 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 -45.0 0 1 -200.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Awards and Honors
1972 Consensus All-America

Heisman Voting
1972 208 Points (8th)

Rush Attempts
1970 Big Ten 213 (3rd)
1971 Big Ten 214 (5th)
1972 NCAA 243 (7th)
1972 Big Ten 243 (1st)

Rushing Yards
1970 Big Ten 1009 (3rd)
1971 Big Ten 945 (4th)
1972 NCAA 1361 (4th)
1972 Big Ten 1361 (1st)

Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1970 Big Ten 4.7 (4th)
1972 Big Ten 5.6 (1st)

Rushing Touchdowns
1971 Big Ten 6 (7th)
1972 Big Ten 9 (4th)

Receiving Touchdowns
1971 Big Ten 4 (2nd)

Plays From Scrimmage
1970 Big Ten 226 (3rd)
1971 Big Ten 231 (5th)
1972 NCAA 249 (8th)
1972 Big Ten 249 (1st)

Yards From Scrimmage
1970 Big Ten 1157 (3rd)
1971 Big Ten 1131 (4th)
1972 NCAA 1416 (4th)
1972 Big Ten 1416 (1st)

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1971 Big Ten 10 (4th)
1972 Big Ten 9 (4th)

Total Plays
1970 Big Ten 214 (9th)
1972 Big Ten 243 (5th)

Total Yards
1970 Big Ten 1009 (9th)
1972 Big Ten 1361 (1st)

Total Touchdowns
1972 Big Ten 9 (7th)