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Tony Dorsett

School: Pittsburgh
Position: RB

Consensus All-American: 1976
Heisman Voting: 4th in 1975 and 1st in 1976

Draft: 1st round, 2nd overall of the 1977 NFL draft by the Dallas Cowboys

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
*1973 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12 318 1686 5.3 13 14 91 6.5 0 332 1777 5.4 13
1974 Pittsburgh Ind RB 11 220 1004 4.6 11 9 66 7.3 0 229 1070 4.7 11
1975 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12 255 1686 6.6 13 11 191 17.4 3 266 1877 7.1 16
1976 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12 370 2150 5.8 22 8 67 8.4 1 378 2217 5.9 23
Career Pittsburgh 1163 6526 5.6 59 42 415 9.9 4 1205 6941 5.8 63

Passing

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Passing
Year School Conf Class Pos G Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
*1973 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12 0 3 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0
1974 Pittsburgh Ind RB 11
1975 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12
1976 Pittsburgh Ind RB 12
Career Pittsburgh 0 3 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Heisman Voting
1975 616 Points (4th)
1976 2357 Points (1st)

Rush Attempts
1973 NCAA 318 (1st)
1976 NCAA 370 (1st)
Career NCAA* 1163 (3rd)

* Since 1956

Rushing Yards
1973 NCAA 1686 (2nd)
1975 NCAA 1686 (2nd)
1976 NCAA 2150 (1st)
Career NCAA* 6526 (2nd)

* Since 1956

Rushing Touchdowns
1975 NCAA 13 (4th)
1976 NCAA 22 (2nd)
Career NCAA* 59 (7th)

* Since 1956

Plays From Scrimmage
1973 NCAA 332 (1st)
1976 NCAA 378 (1st)
Career NCAA* 1205 (5th)

* Since 1956

Yards From Scrimmage
1973 NCAA 1777 (1st)
1975 NCAA 1877 (2nd)
1976 NCAA 2217 (1st)
Career NCAA* 6941 (3rd)

* Since 1956

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1975 NCAA 16 (3rd)
1976 NCAA 23 (1st)
Career NCAA* 63 (9th)

* Since 1956

Total Plays
1976 NCAA 370 (9th)

Total Yards
1976 NCAA 2150 (6th)

Total Touchdowns
1976 NCAA 22 (6th)