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Rick Berns

School: Nebraska
Position: RB

Draft: 3rd round, 80th overall of the 1979 NFL draft by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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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
*1976 Nebraska Big 8 RB 13 182 972 5.3 11 13 82 6.3 0 195 1054 5.4 11
*1977 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 128 700 5.5 9 11 88 8.0 1 139 788 5.7 10
*1978 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 183 1032 5.6 11 11 101 9.2 1 194 1133 5.8 12
Career Nebraska 493 2704 5.5 31 35 271 7.7 2 528 2975 5.6 33

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
*1976 Nebraska Big 8 RB 13 11 255 23.2 0
*1977 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 1 18 18.0 0
*1978 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 3 61 20.3 0
Career Nebraska 15 334 22.3 0

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
*1976 Nebraska Big 8 RB 13 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
*1977 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 1 3 33.3 36 12.0 12.0 0 0 134.1
*1978 Nebraska Big 8 RB 12 0 2 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
Career Nebraska 1 6 16.7 36 6.0 6.0 0 0 67.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Rush Attempts
1976 Big 8 182 (4th)
1978 Big 8 183 (6th)
Rushing Yards
1976 Big 8 972 (5th)
1977 Big 8 700 (9th)
1978 Big 8 1032 (3rd)
Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1976 Big 8 5.3 (10th)
1977 Big 8 5.5 (5th)
1978 Big 8 5.6 (4th)
Rushing Touchdowns
1976 Big 8 11 (3rd)
1977 Big 8 9 (5th)
1978 Big 8 11 (3rd)
Career Big 8** 31 (19th)
** From 1956 to 1995
Plays From Scrimmage
1976 Big 8 195 (4th)
1978 Big 8 194 (5th)
Yards From Scrimmage
1976 Big 8 1054 (4th)
1977 Big 8 788 (7th)
1978 Big 8 1133 (3rd)
Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1976 Big 8 11 (3rd)
1977 Big 8 10 (4th)
1978 Big 8 12 (4th)
Career Big 8** 33 (16th)
** From 1956 to 1995
Total Yards
1978 Big 8 1032 (8th)
Total Touchdowns
1976 Big 8 11 (7th)
1977 Big 8 9 (5th)
1978 Big 8 11 (7th)