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Rick Norton

School: Kentucky
Position: QB

Draft: 2nd round, 29th overall of the 1966 NFL draft by the Cleveland Browns
     1st round, 2nd overall of the 1966 AFL draft by the Miami Dolphins

Other SR Links: Pro-Football-Reference.com

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1963 Kentucky SEC QB 10 79 182 43.4 1177 6.5 2.7 6 18 88.8
1964 Kentucky SEC QB 10 106 202 52.5 1514 7.5 6.2 9 10 120.2
1965 Kentucky SEC QB 10 113 214 52.8 1823 8.5 6.2 11 16 126.4
Career Kentucky 298 598 49.8 4514 7.5 5.1 26 44 112.9

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
1963 Kentucky SEC QB 10 87 -63 -0.7 2 2 12 6.0 0 89 -51 -0.6 2
1964 Kentucky SEC QB 10 70 -195 -2.8 2 70 -195 -2.8 2
1965 Kentucky SEC QB 10 57 -117 -2.1 2 57 -117 -2.1 2
Career Kentucky 214 -375 -1.8 6 2 12 6.0 0 216 -363 -1.7 6

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Pass Completions
1963 SEC 79 (3rd)
1964 SEC 106 (1st)
1965 SEC 113 (2nd)

Pass Attempts
1963 SEC 182 (2nd)
1964 SEC 202 (1st)
1965 SEC 214 (2nd)

Pass Completion Percentage
1963 SEC 43.4 (4th)
1964 SEC 52.5 (2nd)
1965 SEC 52.8 (2nd)

Passing Yards
1963 SEC 1177 (2nd)
1964 NCAA 1514 (10th)
1964 SEC 1514 (1st)
1965 NCAA 1823 (7th)
1965 SEC 1823 (2nd)

Passing Yards Per Attempt
1963 SEC 6.5 (2nd)
1964 NCAA 7.5 (7th)
1964 SEC 7.5 (1st)
1965 NCAA 8.5 (3rd)
1965 SEC 8.5 (2nd)

Adjusted Passing Yards Per Attempt
1963 SEC 2.7 (4th)
1964 SEC 6.2 (1st)
1965 SEC 6.2 (2nd)

Passing Touchdowns
1963 SEC 6 (6th)
1964 SEC 9 (1st)
1965 SEC 11 (2nd)

Passing Interceptions
1963 NCAA 18 (1st)
1963 SEC 18 (1st)
1964 SEC 10 (3rd)
1965 NCAA 16 (7th)
1965 SEC 16 (1st)
Career SEC** 44 (8th)

** Since 1956

Passing Efficiency Rating
1963 SEC 88.8 (4th)
1964 SEC 120.2 (1st)
1965 SEC 126.4 (2nd)

Total Plays
1963 SEC 269 (4th)
1964 SEC 272 (2nd)
1965 SEC 271 (2nd)

Total Yards
1963 SEC 1114 (5th)
1964 SEC 1319 (1st)
1965 SEC 1706 (2nd)

Total Touchdowns
1963 SEC 8 (9th)
1964 SEC 11 (1st)
1965 SEC 13 (3rd)