Archie Manning

Elisha Archie Manning III
Born: May 19, 1949
Cleveland, MS USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 212
College: Mississippi
High School: Drew (MS)
Career: 1971-1984
Drafted: 1971 in Round 1, #2 overall by the New Orleans Saints

Archie Manning played from 1971 to 1984 during his career with the New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers and Minnesota Vikings. Manning threw for 23,911 yards in his career, completing 2,011 of 3,642 passes with 125 touchdowns and 173 interceptions. He also ran for 2,197 yards in 384 attempts with 18 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1971NFL New Orleans Saints1778648.611646.663.495.163 4033260.1
1972NFL New Orleans Saints44823051.327816.2184.0214.766 4334764.6
1973NFL New Orleans Saints26714052.416426.1103.7124.565 2817765.2
1974NFL New Orleans Saints26113451.314295.562.3166.179 2617249.8
1975NFL New Orleans Saints33815947.016835.072.1205.971 4939044.3
1977NFL New Orleans Saints20511355.112846.383.994.459 3628868.8
1978NFL New Orleans Saints47129161.834167.3173.6163.471 3730181.7
1979NFL New Orleans Saints42025260.031697.5153.6204.885 1714075.6
1980NFL New Orleans Saints50930960.737167.3234.5203.956 4131181.8
1981NFL New Orleans Saints23213457.814476.252.2114.755 2116463.6
1982NFL New Orleans Saints7114.330.400.0228.62180.0
1982NFL Houston Oilers1256652.88777.064.864.854 2721671.3
1983NFL Houston Oilers884450.07558.622.389.147 118349.2
1984NFL Minnesota Vikings945255.35455.822.133.256 1815366.1
Totals3642201155.2239116.61253.41734.885 3963092


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1971NFL New Orleans Saints331725.217 4
1972NFL New Orleans Saints633515.618 2
1973NFL New Orleans Saints632934.723 2
1974NFL New Orleans Saints282047.326 1
1975NFL New Orleans Saints331865.616 1
1977NFL New Orleans Saints392706.927 5
1978NFL New Orleans Saints382025.319 1
1979NFL New Orleans Saints351865.320 2
1980NFL New Orleans Saints231667.224 0
1981NFL New Orleans Saints22814.015 0
1982NFL Houston Oilers13856.524 0
1983NFL Minnesota Vikings1-1-1.0-1 0
1983NFL Houston Oilers2136.511 0
1984NFL Minnesota Vikings11423.816 0
Totals38421975.727 18


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1971NFL New Orleans Saints1-7-7.0-7 0

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Playing Career:


1978 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1978 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)