Dan Birdwell

Daniel Lee Birdwell
Born: October 14, 1940
Big Spring, TX USA
Deceased: February 14, 1978
Huntington Beach, CA
Position: DT-DE
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 250
College: Houston
High School: Big Spring (TX)
Career: 1962-1969
Drafted: 1962 in Round 5, #66 overall by the Detroit Lions
Drafted: 1962 in Round 6, #41 overall (AFL) by the Oakland Raiders

Dan Birdwell played from 1962 to 1969 during his career with the Oakland Raiders. Birdwell accounted for 2 points in his professional career.

Oakland Raiders
Oakland Raiders

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Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1962AFL Oakland Raiders10.00

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1963AFL Oakland Raiders177.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1964AFL Oakland Raiders22110.516 0
1966AFL Oakland Raiders122.00
Totals3237.716 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1964AFL Oakland Raiders010000
1968AFL Oakland Raiders02700

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1967AFL Oakland Raiders00012

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1962AFLOakland Raiders140
1963AFLOakland Raiders100
1964AFLOakland Raiders140
1965AFLOakland Raiders140
1966AFLOakland Raiders140
1967AFLOakland Raiders140
1968AFLOakland Raiders1414
1969AFLOakland Raiders20


1968 - AFL Associated Press All-AFL (1st Team)
1968 - AFL Newspaper Enterprise Association All-AFL (2nd Team)
1968 - AFL Pro Football Weekly All-AFL (1st Team)
1968 - AFL The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1968 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (1st Team)