Tony Burse

Tony Lee Burse
Born: April 4, 1965
Lafayette, GA USA
Position: RB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 220
College: Middle Tenn. St.
High School: LaFayette (GA)
Career: 1987-2001
Drafted: 1987 in Round 12, #324 overall by the Seattle Seahawks

Tony Burse played from 1987 to 2001 during his career with the Buffalo Destroyers, Detroit Drive, Edmonton Eskimos, Massachusetts Marauders, Sacramento Gold Miners, Sacramento Surge, San Antonio Texans, Seattle Seahawks and Toronto Argonauts. Burse ran for 1,953 yards in his career on 521 attempts, scoring 49 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 157 passes for 1,523 yards and 3 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1987NFL Seattle Seahawks7365.116 0
1991WLAF Sacramento Surge19512.714 0
1992WLAF Sacramento Surge28863.117 0
1993Arena Detroit Drive20713.6 2
1994Arena Massachusetts Marauders30923.1 7
1994CFL Sacramento Gold Miners13413.212 1
1995CFL San Antonio Texans603045.140 2
1996CFL Edmonton Eskimos502134.359 6
1997CFL Edmonton Eskimos802543.226 13
1998CFL Edmonton Eskimos22964.420 2
1999Arena Buffalo Destroyers541462.7 10
1999CFL Toronto Argonauts924314.746 3
2000Arena Buffalo Destroyers16382.4 1
2000CFL Toronto Argonauts27943.511 2
2001Arena Buffalo Destroyers300.0 0
NFL7365.116 0
WLAF471372.917 0
Arena League1233472.820
CFL34414334.259 29
Totals52119533.759 49


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1991WLAF Sacramento Surge13725.516 0
1992WLAF Sacramento Surge222159.834 0
1994Arena Massachusetts Marauders22814.0 0
1994CFL Sacramento Gold Miners10747.416 0
1995CFL San Antonio Texans302919.743 0
1996CFL Edmonton Eskimos181689.318 2
1997CFL Edmonton Eskimos2930910.727 0
1998CFL Edmonton Eskimos7689.720 0
1999Arena Buffalo Destroyers45012.5 1
1999CFL Toronto Argonauts1417612.652 0
2000Arena Buffalo Destroyers11111.0 0
2000CFL Toronto Argonauts6528.720 0
2001Arena Buffalo Destroyers199.0 0
WLAF352878.234 0
Arena League89812.21
CFL114113810.052 2
Totals15715239.752 3

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1987NFL Seattle Seahawks111.00
1992WLAF Sacramento Surge3268.713 0
1993Arena Detroit Drive100.0 0
1999CFL Toronto Argonauts55210.422 0
WLAF3268.713 0
Arena League100.00
CFL55210.422 0
Totals10797.922 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg.
1994Arena Massachusetts Marauders1.00.0
2001Arena Buffalo Destroyers1.00.0
Arena League2.000.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Solo Ast Def ST Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1987NFL Seattle Seahawks10000
1993Arena Detroit Drive212100
1994Arena Massachusetts Marauders14.5125410
1994CFL Sacramento Gold Miners808
1995CFL San Antonio Texans26224
1996CFL Edmonton Eskimos1239
1997CFL Edmonton Eskimos1019100
1998CFL Edmonton Eskimos211
1999Arena Buffalo Destroyers9.575200
1999CFL Toronto Argonauts1138
2000CFL Toronto Argonauts404
2001Arena Buffalo Destroyers8.581300
Arena League422813001001000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1993Arena Detroit Drive20000012
1994Arena Massachusetts Marauders70000042
1994CFL Sacramento Gold Miners100006
1995CFL San Antonio Texans2000012
1996CFL Edmonton Eskimos6200048
1997CFL Edmonton Eskimos130000078
1998CFL Edmonton Eskimos2000012
1999Arena Buffalo Destroyers101000066
1999CFL Toronto Argonauts30000018
2000Arena Buffalo Destroyers100006
2000CFL Toronto Argonauts20000114
Arena League20100000000000126

Playing Career:


1994 - Arena All-Arena (Second-Team)
1996 - CFL CFLPA All-Star