Yale Lary

Robert Yale Lary Jr.
Born: November 24, 1930
Fort Worth, TX USA
Position: DB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
College: Texas A&M
High School: North Side (Fort Worth, TX)
Career: 1952-1964
Drafted: 1952 in Round 3, #34 overall by the Detroit Lions
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1979

Yale Lary played from 1952 to 1964 during his career with the Detroit Lions. Lary intercepted 50 passes for 787 yards in his career.

Detroit Lions
Detroit Lions
     

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Passing:

Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1957NFL Detroit Lions100.000.000.000.039.6
1958NFL Detroit Lions100.000.000.000.039.6
1959NFL Detroit Lions100.000.000.000.039.6
1962NFL Detroit Lions100.000.000.000.039.6
Totals400.000.000.000.0

Rushing:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1953NFL Detroit Lions12121.021 0
1956NFL Detroit Lions11010.010 0
1957NFL Detroit Lions13232.032 0
1958NFL Detroit Lions122.00
1959NFL Detroit Lions11818.018 0
1960NFL Detroit Lions11919.019 0
1961NFL Detroit Lions11414.014 0
1963NFL Detroit Lions12626.026 0
1964NFL Detroit Lions2115.50
Totals1015315.332 0

Punting:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1952NFL Detroit Lions518136.243
1953NFL Detroit Lions28111239.761
1956NFL Detroit Lions42169840.441
1957NFL Detroit Lions54215639.966
1958NFL Detroit Lions59252442.862
1959NFL Detroit Lions45212147.167
1960NFL Detroit Lions64280243.863
1961NFL Detroit Lions52251948.471
1962NFL Detroit Lions52235445.368
1963NFL Detroit Lions35171348.973
1964NFL Detroit Lions67309946.373
Totals5032227944.373

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1952NFL Detroit Lions1618211.458 1
1953NFL Detroit Lions131158.874 1
1956NFL Detroit Lions22703.238 0
1957NFL Detroit Lions251395.636 0
1958NFL Detroit Lions271967.371 1
1959NFL Detroit Lions21432.012 0
1960NFL Detroit Lions155.00
1961NFL Detroit Lions188.00
Totals1267586.074 3

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1952NFL Detroit Lions1230325.241 0
1953NFL Detroit Lions611619.333 0
1956NFL Detroit Lions47619.029 0
Totals2249522.541 0

Interceptions:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1952NFL Detroit Lions46115.253 0
1953NFL Detroit Lions59819.632 0
1956NFL Detroit Lions818222.873 1
1957NFL Detroit Lions26432.063 0
1958NFL Detroit Lions37023.331 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions300.00
1960NFL Detroit Lions34414.722 0
1961NFL Detroit Lions69515.842 0
1962NFL Detroit Lions8516.432 0
1963NFL Detroit Lions22110.521 1
1964NFL Detroit Lions610116.830 0
Totals5078715.773 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1952NFL Detroit Lions00100
1953NFL Detroit Lions01000
1956NFL Detroit Lions00100
1957NFL Detroit Lions023000
1958NFL Detroit Lions03100
1959NFL Detroit Lions0223810
1962NFL Detroit Lions0033800
1963NFL Detroit Lions00100
1964NFL Detroit Lions001000
Totals008137610

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1952NFL Detroit Lions1000006
1953NFL Detroit Lions01000006
1956NFL Detroit Lions00010006
1958NFL Detroit Lions0100006
1959NFL Detroit Lions00010006
1963NFL Detroit Lions010006
Totals003002100000036


Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1952NFLDetroit Lions120
1953NFLDetroit Lions110
1956NFLDetroit Lions120
1957NFLDetroit Lions120
1958NFLDetroit Lions120
1959NFLDetroit Lions100
1960NFLDetroit Lions120
1961NFLDetroit Lions140
1962NFLDetroit Lions140
1963NFLDetroit Lions100
1964NFLDetroit Lions140

Awards

- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1950s Team

Honors

1956 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1956 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1956 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1957 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1957 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1959 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1959 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1960 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1961 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1962 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1962 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1962 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1962 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1963 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1963 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1964 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)