Will Sherman

Willard Arthur Sherman
Born: October 20, 1927
Weed, CA USA
Deceased: October 11, 1997
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Position: DB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 190
College: St. Mary's (CA)
High School: Yreka (CA)
Career: 1952-1961
Drafted: 1951 in Round 26, #311 overall by the New York Yanks

Will Sherman played from 1952 to 1961 during his career with the Dallas Texans, Los Angeles Rams, Minnesota Vikings and Calgary Stampeders. Sherman intercepted 31 passes for 554 yards in his career.


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Receiving:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1953CFL Calgary Stampeders2754520.284 3
1961NFL Minnesota Vikings24020.032 0
NFL24020.032 0
CFL2754520.284 3
Totals2958520.284 3

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1954NFL Los Angeles Rams68914.850 0
1956NFL Los Angeles Rams121008.376 1
1957NFL Los Angeles Rams100.00
1958NFL Los Angeles Rams100.00
1960NFL Los Angeles Rams111.00
NFL211909.076 1
Totals211909.076 1

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1954NFL Los Angeles Rams613021.738 0
NFL613021.738 0
Totals613021.738 0

Interceptions:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1952NFL Dallas Texans12323.023 0
1953CFL Calgary Stampeders2168.016 0
1954NFL Los Angeles Rams67011.728 0
1955NFL Los Angeles Rams111019.236 0
1956NFL Los Angeles Rams412230.595 1
1957NFL Los Angeles Rams15151.051 0
1958NFL Los Angeles Rams517134.270 2
1960NFL Los Angeles Rams100.00
NFL2953818.695 3
CFL2168.016 0
Totals3155417.995 3

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1953CFL Calgary Stampeders200
1954NFL Los Angeles Rams010000
1955NFL Los Angeles Rams001000
1957NFL Los Angeles Rams001000
NFL012000
CFL002000
Totals0014000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1953CFL Calgary Stampeders30000015
1956NFL Los Angeles Rams1100012
1958NFL Los Angeles Rams0200012
NFL001003000000024
CFL030000000000015
Totals031003000000042


Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1952NFLDallas Texans20
1953CFLCalgary Stampeders16
1954NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1955NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1956NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1957NFLLos Angeles Rams100
1958NFLLos Angeles Rams110
1959NFLLos Angeles Rams100
1960NFLLos Angeles Rams100
1961NFLMinnesota Vikings80

Honors

1955 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1955 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1955 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1955 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1955 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1956 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1957 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1958 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1958 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)