Jack Kemp

Jack French Kemp
Born: July 13, 1935
Los Angeles, CA USA
Deceased: May 2, 2009
Bethesda, MD
Position: QB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 201
College: Occidental
High School: Fairfax (Los Angeles, CA)
Career: 1957-1969
Drafted: 1957 in Round 17, #203 overall by the Detroit Lions

Jack Kemp played from 1957 to 1969 during his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Los Angeles Chargers, San Diego Chargers, Buffalo Bills and Calgary Stampeders. Kemp threw for 21,218 yards in his career, completing 1,436 of 3,073 passes with 114 touchdowns and 183 interceptions. He also ran for 1,150 yards in 356 attempts with 40 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1957NFL Pittsburgh Steelers18844.4884.900.0211.121 19.9
1960AFL Los Angeles Chargers40621152.030187.4204.9256.269 67.1
1961AFL San Diego Chargers36416545.326867.4154.1226.091 59.2
1962AFL Buffalo Bills945154.36366.833.244.331 68.4
1962AFL San Diego Chargers451328.92926.524.424.467 50.4
1963AFL Buffalo Bills38419350.329107.6133.4205.289 65.1
1964AFL Buffalo Bills26911944.222858.5134.8269.794 50.9
1965AFL Buffalo Bills39117945.823686.1102.6184.678 54.8
1966AFL Buffalo Bills38916642.724516.3112.8164.155 56.2
1967AFL Buffalo Bills36916143.625036.8143.8267.063 50.0
1969AFL Buffalo Bills34417049.419815.8133.8226.455 2118753.2
NFL18844.4884.900.0211.121 00
AFL3055142846.7211306.91143.71815.994 21187
Totals3073143646.7212186.91143.71836.094 21187


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957NFL Pittsburgh Steelers3-1-0.30
1960AFL Los Angeles Chargers542384.48
1961AFL San Diego Chargers431052.423 6
1962AFL Buffalo Bills12564.728 1
1962AFL San Diego Chargers8283.519 1
1963AFL Buffalo Bills502394.826 8
1964AFL Buffalo Bills371243.414 5
1965AFL Buffalo Bills36491.412 4
1966AFL Buffalo Bills401303.226 5
1967AFL Buffalo Bills36581.614 2
1969AFL Buffalo Bills371243.413 0
AFL35311513.328 40
Totals35611503.228 40


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1965AFL Buffalo Bills1-9-9.0-9 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1957NFL Pittsburgh Steelers25527.533

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
1960AFL Los Angeles Chargers800048
1961AFL San Diego Chargers600036
1962AFL Buffalo Bills10006
1962AFL San Diego Chargers10006
1963AFL Buffalo Bills800048
1964AFL Buffalo Bills500030
1965AFL Buffalo Bills4000024
1966AFL Buffalo Bills500030
1967AFL Buffalo Bills2000114

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1957NFLPittsburgh Steelers40
1959CFLCalgary Stampeders0
1960AFLLos Angeles Chargers1412
1961AFLSan Diego Chargers1414
1962AFLBuffalo Bills43
1962AFLSan Diego Chargers22
1963AFLBuffalo Bills1412
1964AFLBuffalo Bills1413
1965AFLBuffalo Bills1413
1966AFLBuffalo Bills1414
1967AFLBuffalo Bills1411
1969AFLBuffalo Bills1411


1965 - AFL AP Player of the Year


1960 - AFL AFL All-AFL (1st Team)
1960 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (1st Team)
1960 - AFL Associated Press All-AFL (1st Team)
1961 - AFL New York Daily News All-AFL (2nd Team)
1961 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (2nd Team)
1961 - AFL AFL All-AFL (2nd Team)
1963 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (2nd Team)
1965 - AFL Associated Press All-AFL (1st Team)
1965 - AFL United Press International All-AFL (1st Team)
1965 - AFL Newspaper Enterprise Association All-AFL (1st Team)
1965 - AFL AFL All-AFL (1st Team)
1965 - AFL New York Daily News All-AFL (1st Team)
1966 - AFL AFL All-AFL (2nd Team)
1966 - AFL Associated Press All-AFL (2nd Team)
1966 - AFL New York Daily News All-AFL (2nd Team)


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