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Rich Gannon

Richard Joseph Gannon
Born: December 20, 1965
Philadelphia, PA USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 210
College: Delaware
High School: St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia, PA)
Career: 1987-2004
Drafted: 1987 in Round 4, #98 overall by the New England Patriots

Rich Gannon played from 1987 to 2004 during his career with the Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders and Washington Redskins. Gannon threw for 28,743 yards in his career, completing 2,533 of 4,206 passes with 180 touchdowns and 104 interceptions. He also ran for 2,449 yards in 521 attempts with 21 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1987NFL Minnesota Vikings6233.3183.000.0116.712 002.8
1988NFL Minnesota Vikings15746.7906.000.000.019 32266.0
1990NFL Minnesota Vikings34918252.122786.5164.6164.678 3418868.9
1991NFL Minnesota Vikings35421159.621666.1123.461.750 199181.5
1992NFL Minnesota Vikings27915957.019056.8124.3134.760 2517772.9
1993NFL Washington Redskins1257459.27045.632.475.654 168759.6
1995NFL Kansas City Chiefs11763.6575.200.000.018 0076.7
1996NFL Kansas City Chiefs905460.04915.566.711.125 54292.4
1997NFL Kansas City Chiefs1759856.011446.574.042.347 138679.8
1998NFL Kansas City Chiefs35420658.223056.5102.861.780 2515580.1
1999NFL Oakland Raiders51530459.038407.5244.7142.750 4924186.5
2000NFL Oakland Raiders47328460.034307.3285.9112.384 2812492.4
2001NFL Oakland Raiders54936165.838287.0274.991.649 2715595.5
2002NFL Oakland Raiders61841867.646897.6264.2101.675 3621497.3
2003NFL Oakland Raiders22512555.612745.762.741.846 179073.5
2004NFL Oakland Raiders684160.35247.734.422.958 51786.9
Totals4206253360.2287436.81804.31042.584 3021689


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1988NFL Minnesota Vikings4297.215 0
1990NFL Minnesota Vikings522685.227 1
1991NFL Minnesota Vikings432365.542 2
1992NFL Minnesota Vikings451874.214 0
1993NFL Washington Redskins21884.212 1
1995NFL Kansas City Chiefs8253.112 1
1996NFL Kansas City Chiefs12816.819 0
1997NFL Kansas City Chiefs331093.313 2
1998NFL Kansas City Chiefs441683.821 3
1999NFL Oakland Raiders462986.539 2
2000NFL Oakland Raiders895295.923 4
2001NFL Oakland Raiders632313.717 2
2002NFL Oakland Raiders501563.124 3
2003NFL Oakland Raiders6183.00
2004NFL Oakland Raiders5265.220 0
Totals52124494.742 21


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1991NFL Minnesota Vikings100.00
1999NFL Oakland Raiders1-3-3.0-3 0

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
1990NFL Minnesota Vikings10006
1991NFL Minnesota Vikings2000012
1993NFL Washington Redskins10006
1995NFL Kansas City Chiefs10006
1997NFL Kansas City Chiefs200012
1998NFL Kansas City Chiefs300018
1999NFL Oakland Raiders2000012
2000NFL Oakland Raiders4000126
2001NFL Oakland Raiders2000114
2002NFL Oakland Raiders300018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1987NFLMinnesota Vikings40
1988NFLMinnesota Vikings30
1990NFLMinnesota Vikings1412
1991NFLMinnesota Vikings1511
1992NFLMinnesota Vikings1212
1993NFLWashington Redskins84
1995NFLKansas City Chiefs20
1996NFLKansas City Chiefs43
1997NFLKansas City Chiefs96
1998NFLKansas City Chiefs1210
1999NFLOakland Raiders1616
2000NFLOakland Raiders1616
2001NFLOakland Raiders1616
2002NFLOakland Raiders1616
2003NFLOakland Raiders77
2004NFLOakland Raiders33


2000 - Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year)
2002 - AP MVP
2002 - Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year)
2002 - Newspaper Ent. Assoc. MVP
2002 - PFWA MVP


2000 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
2000 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
2000 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
2000 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
2001 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
2002 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
2002 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
2002 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
2002 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)