Wes Chesson

Wesley Merritt Chesson III
Born: January 15, 1949
Edenton, NC USA
Position: WR
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
College: Duke
High School: John A. Holmes (Edenton, NC)
Career: 1971-1974
Drafted: 1971 in Round 7, #163 overall by the Atlanta Falcons

Wes Chesson played from 1971 to 1974 during his career with the Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles. Chesson caught 40 passes for 598 yards and 2 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1971NFL Atlanta Falcons1-4-4.0-4 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1971NFL Atlanta Falcons2022411.224 0
1972NFL Atlanta Falcons1833818.846 1
1973NFL Atlanta Falcons23618.020 1
Totals4059815.046 2

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1972NFL Atlanta Falcons100.00
1974NFL Philadelphia Eagles111.00

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1972NFL Atlanta Falcons100006
1973NFL Atlanta Falcons10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1971NFLAtlanta Falcons140
1972NFLAtlanta Falcons130
1973NFLAtlanta Falcons20
1973NFLPhiladelphia Eagles20
1974NFLPhiladelphia Eagles120


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