Rueben Mayes

Rueben A. Mayes
Born: June 6, 1963
North Battleford, SK Canada
Position: RB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 201
College: Washington St.
High School: North Battleford (SK)
Career: 1986-1993
Drafted: 1986 in Round 3, #57 overall by the New Orleans Saints

Rueben Mayes played from 1986 to 1993 during his career with the New Orleans Saints and Seattle Seahawks. Mayes ran for 3,484 yards in his career on 866 attempts, scoring 23 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 57 passes for 401 yards.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1986NFL New Orleans Saints28613534.750 8
1987NFL New Orleans Saints2439173.838 5
1988NFL New Orleans Saints1706283.721 3
1990NFL New Orleans Saints1385103.718 7
1992NFL Seattle Seahawks28742.614 0
1993NFL Seattle Seahawks122.00
Totals86634844.050 23


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1986NFL New Orleans Saints17965.618 0
1987NFL New Orleans Saints15684.516 0
1988NFL New Orleans Saints111039.425 0
1990NFL New Orleans Saints1212110.166 0
1992NFL Seattle Seahawks2136.50
Totals574017.066 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1986NFL New Orleans Saints1021321.334 0
1988NFL New Orleans Saints713218.933 0
1990NFL New Orleans Saints23919.521 0
1992NFL Seattle Seahawks1931116.429 0
Totals3869518.334 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
1986NFL New Orleans Saints80000048
1987NFL New Orleans Saints5000030
1988NFL New Orleans Saints30000018
1990NFL New Orleans Saints70000042

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1986NFLNew Orleans Saints1612
1987NFLNew Orleans Saints1212
1988NFLNew Orleans Saints169
1990NFLNew Orleans Saints158
1992NFLSeattle Seahawks160
1993NFLSeattle Seahawks10


1986 - AP Offensive Rookie of the Year


1986 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1987 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)