Gary Ballman

Gary John Ballman
Born: July 6, 1940
Detroit, MI USA
Deceased: May 20, 2004
Aurora, CO
Position: FL-TE-SE-WR
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 215
College: Michigan St.
High School: East Detroit (Eastpointe, MI)
Career: 1962-1973
Drafted: 1962 in Round 16, #122 overall (AFL) by the Denver Broncos
Drafted: 1962 in Round 8, #104 overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers

Gary Ballman played from 1962 to 1973 during his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings and New York Giants. Ballman caught 323 passes for 5,366 yards and 37 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1964NFL Pittsburgh Steelers100.000.000.01100.00.0
1970NFL Philadelphia Eagles100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962NFL Pittsburgh Steelers372.30
1963NFL Pittsburgh Steelers8597.418 0
1964NFL Pittsburgh Steelers11433.911 0
1965NFL Pittsburgh Steelers17462.711 3
1967NFL Philadelphia Eagles11717.017 1
1968NFL Philadelphia Eagles13030.030 0
Totals412024.930 4


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1963NFL Pittsburgh Steelers2649218.967 5
1964NFL Pittsburgh Steelers4793519.947 7
1965NFL Pittsburgh Steelers4085921.587 5
1966NFL Pittsburgh Steelers4166316.279 5
1967NFL Philadelphia Eagles3652414.667 6
1968NFL Philadelphia Eagles3034111.455 4
1969NFL Philadelphia Eagles3149215.980 2
1970NFL Philadelphia Eagles4760112.826 3
1971NFL Philadelphia Eagles1323818.357 0
1972NFL Philadelphia Eagles918320.343 0
1973NFL Minnesota Vikings22211.012 0
1973NFL New York Giants11616.016 0
Totals323536616.687 37

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1963NFL Pittsburgh Steelers2269831.793 1
1964NFL Pittsburgh Steelers1438627.680 0
1965NFL Pittsburgh Steelers815018.825 0
1966NFL Pittsburgh Steelers2047723.870 0
1967NFL Philadelphia Eagles24321.527 0
Totals66175426.693 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1963NFL Pittsburgh Steelers05100036
1964NFL Pittsburgh Steelers07000042
1965NFL Pittsburgh Steelers35000048
1966NFL Pittsburgh Steelers5000030
1967NFL Philadelphia Eagles16000042
1968NFL Philadelphia Eagles0400024
1969NFL Philadelphia Eagles200012
1970NFL Philadelphia Eagles300018

Playing Career:


1964 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)