Johnny Rodgers

John Steven Rodgers
Born: July 5, 1951
Omaha, NE USA
Position: WR
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180
College: Nebraska
High School: Tech (Omaha, NE)
Career: 1973-1978
Drafted: 1973 in Round 1, #25 overall by the San Diego Chargers

Johnny Rodgers played from 1973 to 1978 during his career with the San Diego Chargers and Montreal Alouettes. Rodgers caught 203 passes for 3,697 yards and 28 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1974CFL Montreal Alouettes100.000.000.01100.00.0
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes500.000.000.0120.00.0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1973CFL Montreal Alouettes553035.558 0
1974CFL Montreal Alouettes874925.753 4
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes542935.438 2
1976CFL Montreal Alouettes20502.541 1
1977NFL San Diego Chargers34414.733 0
1978NFL San Diego Chargers155.00
CFL21611385.358 7
NFL44912.233 0
Totals22011875.458 7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1973CFL Montreal Alouettes4184120.572 7
1974CFL Montreal Alouettes60102417.170 7
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes4084921.270 8
1976CFL Montreal Alouettes4574916.656 6
1977NFL San Diego Chargers1218715.643 0
1978NFL San Diego Chargers5479.412 0
CFL186346318.672 28
NFL1723413.843 0
Totals203369718.272 28

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes6091215.2101 2
1976CFL Montreal Alouettes7593112.453 0
1977NFL San Diego Chargers1515810.552 0
1978NFL San Diego Chargers11888.015 0
CFL135184313.7101 2
NFL262469.552 0
Totals161208913.0101 2

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1973CFL Montreal Alouettes1645528.466 0
1974CFL Montreal Alouettes1029129.166 0
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes1338029.250 0
1976CFL Montreal Alouettes1744426.143 0
1977NFL San Diego Chargers46616.533 0
1978NFL San Diego Chargers1128726.136 0
CFL56157028.066 0
NFL1535323.536 0
Totals71192327.166 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1977NFL San Diego Chargers21000
1978NFL San Diego Chargers11000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1973CFL Montreal Alouettes07000042
1974CFL Montreal Alouettes47000066
1975CFL Montreal Alouettes2820000174
1976CFL Montreal Alouettes1600000144

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1973CFLMontreal Alouettes14
1974CFLMontreal Alouettes160
1975CFLMontreal Alouettes150
1976CFLMontreal Alouettes14
1977NFLSan Diego Chargers117
1978NFLSan Diego Chargers60


1973 - CFL Most Outstanding Rookie


1973 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1973 - CFL CFL East All-Star
1974 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1974 - CFL CFL East All-Star
1975 - CFL CFL All-CFL
1975 - CFL CFL East All-Star
1976 - CFL CFL East All-Star