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Ozzie Newsome

School: Alabama
Position: WR

Consensus All-American: 1977

Draft: 1st round, 23rd overall of the 1978 NFL draft by the Cleveland Browns

Other SR Links: Pro-Football-Reference.com

Receiving & Rushing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Receiving Rushing Scrimmage
Year School Conf Class Pos G Rec Yds Avg TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1974 Alabama SEC WR 11 20 374 18.7 1 20 374 18.7 1
1975 Alabama SEC WR 11 21 363 17.3 5 21 363 17.3 5
1976 Alabama SEC WR 11 25 529 21.2 6 2 15 7.5 0 27 544 20.1 6
1977 Alabama SEC WR 11 36 804 22.3 4 36 804 22.3 4
Career Alabama 102 2070 20.3 16 2 15 7.5 0 104 2085 20.0 16

Punt & Kick Returns

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Punt Ret Kick Ret
Year School Conf Class Pos G Ret Yds Avg TD Ret Yds Avg TD
1974 Alabama SEC WR 11
1975 Alabama SEC WR 11
1976 Alabama SEC WR 11 23 187 8.1 0 1 16 16.0 0
1977 Alabama SEC WR 11 17 114 6.7 0 1 24 24.0 0
Career Alabama 40 301 7.5 0 2 40 20.0 0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Awards and Honors
1977 Consensus All-America
Receptions
1974 SEC 20 (8th)
1975 SEC 21 (5th)
1976 SEC 25 (4th)
1977 SEC 36 (2nd)
Receiving Yards
1974 SEC 374 (4th)
1975 SEC 363 (5th)
1976 SEC 529 (4th)
1977 SEC 804 (1st)
Receiving Yards Per Reception
1975 SEC 17.3 (3rd)
1976 NCAA 21.2 (9th)
1976 SEC 21.2 (2nd)
1977 NCAA 22.3 (7th)
1977 SEC 22.3 (2nd)
Career NCAA* 20.3 (19th)
Career SEC** 20.3 (2nd)
* Since 1956
** Since 1956
Receiving Touchdowns
1975 SEC 5 (1st)
1976 SEC 6 (2nd)
1977 SEC 4 (3rd)
Yards From Scrimmage
1977 SEC 804 (6th)