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Tom Newton

Thomas Richard Newton
Born: March 8, 1954
Carmel, FL USA
Position: RB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 212
College: California
High School: William C. Overfelt (San Jose, CA)
Career: 1977-1985

Tom Newton played from 1977 to 1985 during his career with the New York Jets and Oakland Invaders. Newton ran for 1,508 yards in his career on 391 attempts, scoring 17 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 97 passes for 696 yards and 2 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977NFL New York Jets8394.90
1978NFL New York Jets11454.12
1979NFL New York Jets371453.951 6
1980NFL New York Jets592995.123 0
1981NFL New York Jets732443.313 1
1984USFL Oakland Invaders1465713.935 5
1985USFL Oakland Invaders571652.93
NFL1887724.151 9
USFL2037363.635 8
Totals39115083.951 17


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1977NFL New York Jets5336.60
1978NFL New York Jets5489.614 0
1979NFL New York Jets4338.211 0
1980NFL New York Jets201447.218 0
1981NFL New York Jets171046.113 0
1982NFL New York Jets177.00
1984USFL Oakland Invaders362837.937 1
1985USFL Oakland Invaders9444.910 1
NFL523697.118 0
USFL453277.337 2
Totals976967.237 2

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1979NFL New York Jets100.00
1984USFL Oakland Invaders100.00
1985USFL Oakland Invaders11515.015 0
USFL2157.515 0
Totals3155.015 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1977NFL New York Jets02000
1978NFL New York Jets1000
1979NFL New York Jets0100
1981NFL New York Jets2000
1982NFL New York Jets01000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1978NFL New York Jets2000012
1979NFL New York Jets60000036
1981NFL New York Jets100006
1984USFL Oakland Invaders5100000000036
1985USFL Oakland Invaders3100000000024

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1977NFLNew York Jets141
1978NFLNew York Jets160
1979NFLNew York Jets160
1980NFLNew York Jets164
1981NFLNew York Jets167
1982NFLNew York Jets90
1984USFLOakland Invaders1615
1985USFLOakland Invaders


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