Kyle Rote

William Kyle Rote
Born: October 27, 1927
Bellevue, TX USA
Deceased: August 15, 2002
Baltimore, MD
Position: E-HB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 199
College: SMU
High School: Thomas Jefferson (San Antonio, TX)
Career: 1951-1961
Drafted: 1951 in Round 1, #1 overall by the New York Giants

Kyle Rote played from 1951 to 1961 during his career with the New York Giants. Rote ran for 871 yards in his career on 231 attempts, scoring 4 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 300 passes for 4,797 yards and 48 receiving touchdowns..

New York Giants
New York Giants

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1952NFL New York Giants4250.011328.2125.000.072 135.4
1953NFL New York Giants8225.0455.600.0112.523 10.9
1954NFL New York Giants6233.3366.0116.7116.718 54.9
1955NFL New York Giants100.
1956NFL New York Giants100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1951NFL New York Giants211145.431 1
1952NFL New York Giants1034214.152 2
1953NFL New York Giants632133.418 1
1954NFL New York Giants30592.014 0
1955NFL New York Giants10464.614 0
1956NFL New York Giants351.70
1957NFL New York Giants11313.013 0
Totals2318713.852 4


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1951NFL New York Giants8627.818 0
1952NFL New York Giants2124011.426 2
1953NFL New York Giants2644016.975 5
1954NFL New York Giants2955119.063 2
1955NFL New York Giants3158018.771 8
1956NFL New York Giants2840514.531 4
1957NFL New York Giants2535814.333 3
1958NFL New York Giants1224420.344 3
1959NFL New York Giants2536214.534 4
1960NFL New York Giants4275017.971 10
1961NFL New York Giants5380515.257 7
Totals300479716.075 48

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1951NFL New York Giants618530.839 0
1952NFL New York Giants611018.326 0
Totals1229524.639 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
1951NFL New York Giants1000006
1952NFL New York Giants22000024
1953NFL New York Giants1500036
1954NFL New York Giants0200012
1955NFL New York Giants0800048
1956NFL New York Giants0400024
1957NFL New York Giants0300018
1958NFL New York Giants300018
1959NFL New York Giants400024
1960NFL New York Giants1000060
1961NFL New York Giants700042

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1951NFLNew York Giants50
1952NFLNew York Giants120
1953NFLNew York Giants90
1954NFLNew York Giants110
1955NFLNew York Giants120
1956NFLNew York Giants120
1957NFLNew York Giants120
1958NFLNew York Giants120
1959NFLNew York Giants100
1960NFLNew York Giants120
1961NFLNew York Giants140


1955 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1955 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1956 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1956 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1956 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1960 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)