John Jefferson

John Larry Jefferson
Born: February 3, 1956
Dallas, TX USA
Position: WR
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 198
College: Arizona St.
High School: Franklin D. Roosevelt (Dallas, TX)
Career: 1978-1985
Drafted: 1978 in Round 1, #14 overall by the San Diego Chargers

John Jefferson played from 1978 to 1985 during his career with the San Diego Chargers, Green Bay Packers and Cleveland Browns. Jefferson caught 351 passes for 5,714 yards and 47 receiving touchdowns in his career.


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Rushing:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL San Diego Chargers177.00
1980NFL San Diego Chargers11616.016 0
1981NFL Green Bay Packers22211.015 0
1982NFL Green Bay Packers2168.011 0
Totals66110.216 0

Receiving:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL San Diego Chargers56100117.946 13
1979NFL San Diego Chargers61109017.965 10
1980NFL San Diego Chargers82134016.358 13
1981NFL Green Bay Packers3963216.241 4
1982NFL Green Bay Packers2745216.750 0
1983NFL Green Bay Packers5783014.636 7
1984NFL Green Bay Packers2633913.033 0
1985NFL Cleveland Browns33010.017 0
Totals351571416.365 47

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1980NFL San Diego Chargers100.00
1981NFL Green Bay Packers133.00
Totals231.50

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1978NFL San Diego Chargers0100
1983NFL Green Bay Packers1000
Totals0011000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1978NFL San Diego Chargers01300078
1979NFL San Diego Chargers1000060
1980NFL San Diego Chargers013000078
1981NFL Green Bay Packers04000024
1983NFL Green Bay Packers700042
Totals04700000000000282


Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1978NFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1979NFLSan Diego Chargers1515
1980NFLSan Diego Chargers1616
1981NFLGreen Bay Packers1313
1982NFLGreen Bay Packers88
1983NFLGreen Bay Packers1616
1984NFLGreen Bay Packers1312
1985NFLCleveland Browns72

Honors

1978 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1978 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1978 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1979 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1979 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1979 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1979 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1979 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)
1979 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1979 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1980 - Pro Football Weekly All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1980 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)