Red Phillips

James Jackson Phillips
Born: February 5, 1936
Alexander City, AL USA
Deceased: March 25, 2015
Position: E
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 197
College: Auburn
High School: Benjamin Russell (Alexander City, AL)
Career: 1958-1967
Drafted: 1958 in Round 1, #5 overall by the Los Angeles Rams

Red Phillips played from 1958 to 1967 during his career with the Los Angeles Rams and Minnesota Vikings. Phillips caught 401 passes for 6,044 yards and 34 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL Los Angeles Rams3552415.093 2
1959NFL Los Angeles Rams3754114.664 4
1960NFL Los Angeles Rams5288317.061 8
1961NFL Los Angeles Rams78109214.069 5
1962NFL Los Angeles Rams6087514.665 5
1963NFL Los Angeles Rams5479314.752 1
1964NFL Los Angeles Rams1724514.433 2
1965NFL Minnesota Vikings1518512.343 1
1966NFL Minnesota Vikings3255417.368 3
1967NFL Minnesota Vikings2135216.842 3
Totals401604415.193 34

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1961NFL Los Angeles Rams1100
1962NFL Los Angeles Rams1000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1958NFL Los Angeles Rams200012
1959NFL Los Angeles Rams400024
1960NFL Los Angeles Rams800048
1961NFL Los Angeles Rams500030
1962NFL Los Angeles Rams500030
1963NFL Los Angeles Rams10006
1964NFL Los Angeles Rams200012
1965NFL Minnesota Vikings10006
1966NFL Minnesota Vikings300018
1967NFL Minnesota Vikings300018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1958NFLLos Angeles Rams1211
1959NFLLos Angeles Rams99
1960NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1961NFLLos Angeles Rams140
1962NFLLos Angeles Rams140
1963NFLLos Angeles Rams140
1964NFLLos Angeles Rams70
1965NFLMinnesota Vikings129
1966NFLMinnesota Vikings1210
1967NFLMinnesota Vikings139


1960 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1960 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1960 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1961 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1961 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1961 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)