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1959 Georgia Bulldogs Stats

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Record: 10-1, .909 W-L% (2nd of 112) ▪ Rank: 5th in Final AP Poll
Conference: SEC (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Wallace Butts (10-1)

PS/G: 20.7 (21st of 112) ▪ PA/G: 8.1 (10th of 112)
SRS: 16.00 (7th of 112) ▪ SOS: 4.91 (37th of 112)

Bowl Game: Won Orange Bowl 14-0 versus Missouri

Team Stats

Most values are per game averages
Passing Rushing
Split G Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD
Offense 11 8.1 14.0 57.8 104.5 1.1 41.7 145.6 3.5 1.4
Defense 11 6.4 13.7 46.4 68.5 0.5 40.3 121.5 3.0 0.5
Difference +1.7 +0.3 +11.4 +36.0 +0.6 +1.4 +24.1 +0.5 +0.9

Passing

Passing
Rk Player Cmp Att Pct Yds Y/A AY/A TD Int Rate
1 Fran Tarkenton 62 102 60.8 736 7.2 5.7 6 6 129.0
2 Charley Britt 20 40 50.0 331 8.3 4.7 4 5 127.5
3 Tommy Lewis 5 8 62.5 52 6.5 9.0 1 0 158.4
4 Bobby Walden 2 3 66.7 30 10.0 16.7 1 0 260.7
5 Bobby Towns 0 1 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Rk Player Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
1 Bill Godfrey 79 319 4.0 2 79 319 4.0 2
2 Fred Brown 62 278 4.5 0 13 188 14.5 3 75 466 6.2 3
3 Charley Britt 55 126 2.3 2 55 126 2.3 2
4 Bobby Walden 53 197 3.7 3 14 98 7.0 0 67 295 4.4 3
5 Fran Tarkenton 52 61 1.2 4 52 61 1.2 4
6 Don Soberdash 40 110 2.8 0 2 25 12.5 0 42 135 3.2 0
7 Wayne Taylor 34 169 5.0 1 34 169 5.0 1
8 Bobby Towns 21 80 3.8 0 18 263 14.6 2 39 343 8.8 2
9 Bill McKenny 15 76 5.1 0 5 49 9.8 1 20 125 6.3 1
10 George Guisler 13 52 4.0 1 4 35 8.8 1 17 87 5.1 2
11 Tommy Lewis 13 40 3.1 1 1 17 17.0 0 14 57 4.1 1
12 Aaron Box 9 126 14.0 0 9 126 14.0 0
13 Gordon Kelley 9 125 13.9 2 9 125 13.9 2
14 Bill Herron 8 133 16.6 2 8 133 16.6 2
15 Jimmy Vickers 4 64 16.0 1 4 64 16.0 1
16 Frank Orgel 2 26 13.0 0 2 26 13.0 0