Jim Martin

James Richard Martin "Jungle Jim"
Born: April 8, 1924
Cleveland, OH USA
Deceased: October 9, 2002
Corona, CA
Position: G-LB-K
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 227
College: Notre Dame
High School: East Tech (Cleveland, OH)
Career: 1950-1964
Drafted: 1950 in Round 2, #26 overall by the Cleveland Browns

Jim Martin played from 1950 to 1964 during his career with the Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions, Baltimore Colts and Washington Redskins. Martin kicked 92 field goals in 192 attempts, a 47.9 percent success rate, over his career.

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Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1953NFL Detroit Lions44100.04250.010
1954NFL Detroit Lions6116.73
1955NFL Detroit Lions10.00
1956NFL Detroit Lions33100.010440.015
1957NFL Detroit Lions55100.014750.026
1958NFL Detroit Lions2828100.019736.849
1959NFL Detroit Lions10.017741.221
1960NFL Detroit Lions282692.9241354.265
1961NFL Detroit Lions262596.2301550.070
1963NFL Baltimore Colts353291.4392461.5104
1964NFL Washington Redskins393589.7281242.971

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1950NFL Cleveland Browns11414.014 0
1955NFL Detroit Lions11414.014 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions100.00
Totals3289.314 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1950NFL Cleveland Browns2157.514 0
1953NFL Detroit Lions100.00
1957NFL Detroit Lions12222.022 0
1959NFL Detroit Lions23316.519 0
Totals67011.722 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
1953NFL Detroit Lions0024010
1954NFL Detroit Lions01003
1956NFL Detroit Lions043015
1957NFL Detroit Lions0075026
1958NFL Detroit Lions0728049
1959NFL Detroit Lions00070021
1960NFL Detroit Lions01326065
1961NFL Detroit Lions01525070
1963NFL Baltimore Colts024320104
1964NFL Washington Redskins01235071

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1950NFLCleveland Browns120
1951NFLDetroit Lions120
1952NFLDetroit Lions120
1953NFLDetroit Lions80
1954NFLDetroit Lions120
1955NFLDetroit Lions90
1956NFLDetroit Lions120
1957NFLDetroit Lions120
1958NFLDetroit Lions120
1959NFLDetroit Lions120
1960NFLDetroit Lions120
1961NFLDetroit Lions130
1963NFLBaltimore Colts140
1964NFLWashington Redskins140