Mike Pruitt

Michael L. Pruitt
Born: April 3, 1954
Chicago, IL USA
Position: RB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 222
College: Purdue
High School: Wendell Phillips (Chicago, IL)
Career: 1976-1986
Drafted: 1976 in Round 1, #7 overall by the Cleveland Browns

Mike Pruitt played from 1976 to 1986 during his career with the Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns and Kansas City Chiefs. Pruitt ran for 7,378 yards in his career on 1,844 attempts, scoring 51 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 270 passes for 1,860 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1976NFL Cleveland Browns521382.718 0
1977NFL Cleveland Browns472054.421 1
1978NFL Cleveland Browns1355604.171 5
1979NFL Cleveland Browns26412944.977 9
1980NFL Cleveland Browns24910344.256 6
1981NFL Cleveland Browns24711034.521 7
1982NFL Cleveland Browns1435163.617 3
1983NFL Cleveland Browns29311844.027 10
1984NFL Cleveland Browns1635063.114 6
1985NFL Buffalo Bills7243.40
1985NFL Kansas City Chiefs1053663.554 2
1986NFL Kansas City Chiefs1394483.216 2
Totals184473784.077 51


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1976NFL Cleveland Browns8263.215 0
1977NFL Cleveland Browns3124.00
1978NFL Cleveland Browns201125.615 0
1979NFL Cleveland Browns413729.150 2
1980NFL Cleveland Browns634717.528 0
1981NFL Cleveland Browns634427.021 1
1982NFL Cleveland Browns221406.413 0
1983NFL Cleveland Browns301575.221 2
1984NFL Cleveland Browns5295.80
1985NFL Kansas City Chiefs7436.10
1986NFL Kansas City Chiefs8567.013 0
Totals27018606.950 5

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1976NFL Cleveland Browns610617.730 0
1977NFL Cleveland Browns613121.831 0
Totals1223719.831 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
1977NFL Cleveland Browns1000006
1978NFL Cleveland Browns5000030
1979NFL Cleveland Browns9200066
1980NFL Cleveland Browns6000036
1981NFL Cleveland Browns7100048
1982NFL Cleveland Browns3000018
1983NFL Cleveland Browns10200072
1984NFL Cleveland Browns6000036
1985NFL Kansas City Chiefs2000012
1986NFL Kansas City Chiefs2000012

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1976NFLCleveland Browns132
1977NFLCleveland Browns130
1978NFLCleveland Browns169
1979NFLCleveland Browns1616
1980NFLCleveland Browns1616
1981NFLCleveland Browns1615
1982NFLCleveland Browns99
1983NFLCleveland Browns1514
1984NFLCleveland Browns107
1985NFLBuffalo Bills42
1985NFLKansas City Chiefs97
1986NFLKansas City Chiefs1515


1979 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1979 - The Sporting News All-Conference (1st Team)
1979 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1980 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1983 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)