FRAN TARKENTON
Tarkenton, Francis Asbury
Height: 6-1 Weight: 190
Born: 2/3/1940 Richmond, VA
High School: Athens (GA)
College: Georgia [1957 1958L 1959L 1960L] ?
Draft: 5th Round (35th overall) 1961 Boston Patriots; 3rd Round (29th overall) 1961 Minnesota Vikings
Roster KeyStat Key
YEAR TEAMNOPOSGPGS
1961 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1410
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1963 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1964 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1965 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1966 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1412
1967 New York Giants (NFL)10QB14
1968 New York Giants (NFL)10QB14
1969 New York Giants (NFL)10QB14
1970 New York Giants (NFL)10QB14
1971 New York Giants (NFL)10QB13
1972 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1973 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1974 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1313
1975 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1414
1976 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1313
1977 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB99
1978 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10QB1616
18 Years (NFL)246171
AWARDS
1972 United Press International All-NFC
1972 The Sporting News All-NFC
1973 Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL
1975 Associated Press NFL Player of the Year
1975 Maxwell Club NFL Player of the Year
1975 Pro Football Weekly NFL Player of the Year
1975 Newspaper Enterprise Association NFL Player of the Year
1975 Pro Football Writers of America NFL Player of the Year
1975 Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year
1975 Newspaper Enterprise Association NFL Offensive Player of the Year
1975 Pro Football Weekly NFL Offensive Player of the Year
1975 The Sporting News NFC Player of the Year
1975 United Press International NFC Offensive Player of the Year
1975 Associated Press All-NFL
1975 Pro Football Weekly All-NFL
1975 Pro Football Writers of America All-NFL
1975 Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL
1975 Associated Press All-NFC
1975 United Press International All-NFC
1975 The Sporting News All-NFC
1975 Pro Football Weekly All-NFC
1975 Pro Bowl All-NFC
1976 United Press International All-NFC
1976 Pro Football Weekly All-NFC
1976 Pro Bowl All-NFC
1986 PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME
SCORINGTDX1X1AX1%X2X2ADXFGFGAFG%SSAFPTS
1961 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)50000-030
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)20000-012
1963 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10000-06
1964 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)20000-012
1965 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10000-06
1966 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)40000-024
1967 New York Giants (NFL)20000-012
1968 New York Giants (NFL)30000-018
1970 New York Giants (NFL)20000-012
1971 New York Giants (NFL)30000-018
1973 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10000-06
1974 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)20000-012
1975 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)20000-012
1976 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10000-06
1978 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)10000-06
Career Totals (NFL)320000-0192
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTDFDG20+G40+FUM
1961 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)563085.552t5
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)413618.83120
1963 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)281625.82410
1964 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)503306.63120
1965 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)563566.43610
1966 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)623766.12840
1967 New York Giants (NFL)443067.02220
1968 New York Giants (NFL)573015.322t30
1969 New York Giants (NFL)371724.62100
1970 New York Giants (NFL)432365.52020
1971 New York Giants (NFL)301113.716300
1972 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)271806.72100
1973 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)412024.916100
1974 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)211205.715200
1975 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)161086.821t20
1976 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)27451.72010
1977 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)1560.48000
1978 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)24-6-0.315100
Career Totals (NFL)67536745.452t3200
PASSINGATTCOMCOM%INCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%SKYLFDG20+G40+RTG
1961 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)28015756.110619977.112.771t186.4176.14441674.7
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)32916349.514125957.915.989t226.7257.64545066.9
1963 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)29717057.211223117.813.667t155.1155.14244878.0
1964 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)30617155.912425068.214.764227.2113.64644691.8
1965 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)32917152.014726097.915.372t195.8113.32825083.8
1966 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)35819253.615025617.213.368t174.7164.53732273.8
1967 New York Giants (NFL)37720454.115430888.215.170t297.7195.02928385.9
1968 New York Giants (NFL)33718254.014325557.614.084216.2123.62725584.6
1969 New York Giants (NFL)40922053.818129187.113.365235.682.03628987.2
1970 New York Giants (NFL)38921956.315827777.112.759194.9123.13624982.2
1971 New York Giants (NFL)38622658.513925676.711.481t112.8215.42723265.4
1972 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)37821556.915026517.012.376t184.8133.42620380.2
1973 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)27416961.79821137.712.554t155.572.63127093.2
1974 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)35119956.714025987.413.180t174.8123.41714282.1
1975 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)42527364.213929947.011.046255.9133.12724591.8
1976 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)41225561.914929617.211.656t174.181.92522189.3
1977 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)25815560.18917346.711.259t93.5145.42223269.2
1978 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)57234560.319534686.110.158t254.4325.62725468.9
Career Totals (NFL)6467368657.02515470037.312.889t3425.32664.1572520780.4
RECEIVINGTARRECPCTYDSAVGLGTDFDG20+G40+FUM
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)0-12-12L0000
Career Totals (NFL)0-12-12L0000
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
1961 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)850500
1962 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)520200
1963 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)720200
1964 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)620200
1965 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)530300
1966 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)840400
1967 New York Giants (NFL)400000
1968 New York Giants (NFL)200000
1969 New York Giants (NFL)720200
1970 New York Giants (NFL)330300
1971 New York Giants (NFL)4404-40
1972 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)310100
1973 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)510100
1974 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)200000
1975 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)1303-30
1976 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)4202-90
1977 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)3202-140
1978 Minnesota Vikings (NFL)7707-70
Career Totals (NFL)8443043-370
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