Tony Newsom

Anthony Edwin Newsom
Born: July 20, 1965
Jacksonville, FL USA
Position: DB
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 175
College: S.F. Austin
High School: John Tyler (Tyler, TX)
Career: 1987-1993

Tony Newsom played from 1987 to 1993 during his career with the Houston Oilers, Dallas Texans, Cleveland Thunderbolts, Birmingham Fire and Montreal Machine. Newsom intercepted 6 passes for 36 yards in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1990Arena Dallas Texans4317.8 1
1991WLAF Birmingham Fire3124.00
1992Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts1114513.2 1
1993Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts1213611.3 2
Arena League2731211.64

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1990Arena Dallas Texans22713.5 0
1991Arena Dallas Texans44611.5 0
1992Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts1122720.6 0
1992WLAF Montreal Machine1021421.429 0
1993Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts111.0 1
Arena League1830116.71
WLAF1021421.429 0
Totals2851518.429 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1987NFL Houston Oilers1-3-3.0-3 0
1990Arena Dallas Texans33110.3 1
1992Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts284.0 0
NFL1-3-3.0-3 0
Arena League5397.81


Year Team No. Yds Avg.
1987NFL Houston Oilers1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1990Arena Dallas Texans32.5289901
1991Arena Dallas Texans16.5161600
1992Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts16.5161100
1993Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts5.551000
Arena League97.565121600001

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1990Arena Dallas Texans10100012
1992Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts1000006
1993Arena Cleveland Thunderbolts21000018
Arena League040101000000036

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1987NFLHouston Oilers53
1990ArenaDallas Texans7
1991ArenaDallas Texans5
1991WLAFBirmingham Fire30
1992ArenaCleveland Thunderbolts9
1992WLAFMontreal Machine
1993ArenaCleveland Thunderbolts9