Boomer Esiason

Norman Julius Esiason
Born: April 17, 1961
West Islip, NY USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 224
College: Maryland
High School: East Islip (Islip Terrace, NY)
Career: 1984-1997
Drafted: 1984 in Round 2, #38 overall by the Cincinnati Bengals

Boomer Esiason played from 1984 to 1997 during his career with the Arizona Cardinals, Cincinnati Bengals and New York Jets. Esiason threw for 37,920 yards in his career, completing 2,969 of 5,205 passes with 247 touchdowns and 184 interceptions. He also ran for 1,598 yards in 447 attempts with 7 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1984NFL Cincinnati Bengals1025150.05305.232.932.936 55262.9
1985NFL Cincinnati Bengals43125158.234438.0276.3122.868 3228993.2
1986NFL Cincinnati Bengals46927358.239598.4245.1173.657 2619487.7
1987NFL Cincinnati Bengals44024054.533217.5163.6194.361 2620973.1
1988NFL Cincinnati Bengals38822357.535729.2287.2143.686 3024597.4
1989NFL Cincinnati Bengals45525856.735257.7286.2112.474 3628892.1
1990NFL Cincinnati Bengals40222455.730317.5246.0225.553 3119877.0
1991NFL Cincinnati Bengals41323356.428837.0133.1163.953 2519072.5
1992NFL Cincinnati Bengals27814451.814075.1114.0155.438 1915057.0
1993NFL New York Jets47328860.934217.2163.4112.377 1813984.5
1994NFL New York Jets44025558.027826.3173.9133.069 1913477.3
1995NFL New York Jets38922156.822755.8164.1153.943 2719871.4
1996NFL Arizona Cardinals33919056.022936.8113.2144.164 1710970.6
1997NFL Cincinnati Bengals18611863.414787.9137.021.177 743106.9
Totals5205296957.0379207.32474.71843.586 3182438


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984NFL Cincinnati Bengals19633.32
1985NFL Cincinnati Bengals33792.420 1
1986NFL Cincinnati Bengals441463.323 1
1987NFL Cincinnati Bengals522414.619 0
1988NFL Cincinnati Bengals432485.824 1
1989NFL Cincinnati Bengals472785.924 0
1990NFL Cincinnati Bengals491573.221 0
1991NFL Cincinnati Bengals24662.816 0
1992NFL Cincinnati Bengals21663.115 0
1993NFL New York Jets451182.617 1
1994NFL New York Jets28592.115 0
1995NFL New York Jets19140.719 0
1996NFL Arizona Cardinals15523.513 1
1997NFL Cincinnati Bengals8111.40
Totals44715983.624 7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1993NFL New York Jets1-8-8.0-8 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1986NFL Cincinnati Bengals13131.031
1987NFL Cincinnati Bengals26834.041
1988NFL Cincinnati Bengals12121.021

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
1984NFL Cincinnati Bengals200012
1985NFL Cincinnati Bengals10006
1986NFL Cincinnati Bengals10006
1988NFL Cincinnati Bengals10006
1993NFL New York Jets100006
1996NFL Arizona Cardinals100018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1984NFLCincinnati Bengals104
1985NFLCincinnati Bengals1514
1986NFLCincinnati Bengals1616
1987NFLCincinnati Bengals1212
1988NFLCincinnati Bengals1616
1989NFLCincinnati Bengals1615
1990NFLCincinnati Bengals1616
1991NFLCincinnati Bengals1414
1992NFLCincinnati Bengals1211
1993NFLNew York Jets1616
1994NFLNew York Jets1514
1995NFLNew York Jets1212
1996NFLArizona Cardinals108
1997NFLCincinnati Bengals75


1988 - AP MVP
1988 - PFWA MVP
1995 - Walter Payton Man of the Year


1988 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1988 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1988 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1988 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)
1988 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1988 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1988 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1989 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1989 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)


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