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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

Awards and Honors
1976 Consensus All-America
1976 Heisman Memorial Trophy
1976 Maxwell Award
1976 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award
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)