Dan Lewis

Daniel Nathan Lewis
Born: February 14, 1936
Freehold, NJ USA
Deceased: March 6, 2015
Position: HB-FB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 199
College: Wisconsin
High School: Freehold Township (NJ)
Career: 1958-1966
Drafted: 1958 in Round 6, #73 overall by the Detroit Lions

Dan Lewis played from 1958 to 1966 during his career with the Detroit Lions, Washington Redskins and New York Giants. Lewis ran for 3,205 yards in his career on 800 attempts, scoring 19 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 99 passes for 1,162 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1962NFL Detroit Lions100.
1964NFL Detroit Lions100.
1965NFL Washington Redskins2150.02613.0150.000.026 135.4
1966NFL New York Giants11100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Detroit Lions251315.220 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions491994.120 2
1960NFL Detroit Lions924384.874 1
1961NFL Detroit Lions1104514.127 4
1962NFL Detroit Lions1204884.164 6
1963NFL Detroit Lions1335284.027 2
1964NFL Detroit Lions1224633.828 1
1965NFL Washington Redskins1173432.923 2
1966NFL New York Giants321645.157 1
Totals80032054.074 19


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Detroit Lions11212.012 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions57515.030 0
1960NFL Detroit Lions1219216.055 1
1961NFL Detroit Lions811814.822 0
1962NFL Detroit Lions161589.934 1
1963NFL Detroit Lions151157.730 0
1964NFL Detroit Lions1112911.792 1
1965NFL Washington Redskins2527611.037 2
1966NFL New York Giants68714.525 0
Totals99116211.792 5

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Detroit Lions611018.328 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions199.00
1960NFL Detroit Lions1020220.226 0
1966NFL New York Giants1321416.537 0
Totals3053517.837 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
1959NFL Detroit Lions20000012
1960NFL Detroit Lions11000012
1961NFL Detroit Lions4000024
1962NFL Detroit Lions6100042
1963NFL Detroit Lions2000012
1964NFL Detroit Lions1100012
1965NFL Washington Redskins2200024
1966NFL New York Giants1000006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1958NFLDetroit Lions110
1959NFLDetroit Lions110
1960NFLDetroit Lions120
1961NFLDetroit Lions130
1962NFLDetroit Lions120
1963NFLDetroit Lions140
1964NFLDetroit Lions110
1965NFLWashington Redskins130
1966NFLNew York Giants130