Billy Kilmer

William Orland Kilmer Jr.
Born: September 5, 1939
Topeka, KS USA
Position: QB-HB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 204
College: UCLA
High School: Citrus (Azusa, CA)
Career: 1961-1978
Drafted: 1961 in Round 1, #11 overall by the San Francisco 49ers
Drafted: 1961 in Round 5, #39 overall (AFL) by the San Diego Chargers

Billy Kilmer played from 1961 to 1978 during his career with the New Orleans Saints, San Francisco 49ers and Washington Redskins. Kilmer threw for 20,495 yards in his career, completing 1,585 of 2,984 passes with 152 touchdowns and 146 interceptions. He also ran for 1,509 yards in 362 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
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers341955.92868.400.0411.828 44.1
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers13861.519114.717.7323.173 91.5
1964NFL San Francisco 49ers14857.1926.617.117.124 71.1
1966NFL San Francisco 49ers16531.2845.200.016.226 24.0
1967NFL New Orleans Saints2049747.513416.662.9115.496 56.4
1968NFL New Orleans Saints31516753.020606.5154.8175.451 66.9
1969NFL New Orleans Saints36019353.625327.0205.6174.752 2221274.9
1970NFL New Orleans Saints23713557.015576.662.5177.246 1915555.5
1971NFL Washington Redskins30616654.222217.3134.2134.271 1611074.0
1972NFL Washington Redskins22512053.316487.3198.4114.989 96784.8
1973NFL Washington Redskins22712253.716567.3146.294.064 158881.3
1974NFL Washington Redskins23413758.516327.0104.362.651 139683.5
1975NFL Washington Redskins34617851.424407.1236.6164.696 2313877.2
1976NFL Washington Redskins20610852.412526.1125.8104.953 1512570.3
1977NFL Washington Redskins2019949.311875.984.073.559 2218066.5
1978NFL Washington Redskins462350.03166.948.736.550 42274.2
Totals2984158553.1204956.91525.11464.996 1581193


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers965095.331 10
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers934785.135 5
1964NFL San Francisco 49ers361133.114 0
1966NFL San Francisco 49ers3237.713 0
1967NFL New Orleans Saints201427.131 1
1968NFL New Orleans Saints21974.622 2
1969NFL New Orleans Saints11181.612 0
1970NFL New Orleans Saints12423.515 0
1971NFL Washington Redskins1750.32
1972NFL Washington Redskins3-3-1.00
1973NFL Washington Redskins9101.10
1974NFL Washington Redskins6274.510 0
1975NFL Washington Redskins11343.111 1
1976NFL Washington Redskins13-7-0.50
1977NFL Washington Redskins10202.012 0
1978NFL Washington Redskins111.00
Totals36215094.235 21


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers161529.570 1
1964NFL San Francisco 49ers1113612.435 0
Totals2728810.770 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers936440.464
1966NFL San Francisco 49ers723433.445

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
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers1000060
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers5100036
1967NFL New Orleans Saints10006
1968NFL New Orleans Saints200012
1971NFL Washington Redskins200012
1975NFL Washington Redskins10006

Playing Career:


1972 - Associated Press All-Conference (1st Team)
1972 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1975 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)