Gary Shirk

Gary Lee Shirk
Born: February 23, 1950
Marysville, OH USA
Position: TE
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 220
College: Morehead St.
High School: Marysville (OH)
Career: 1974-1985

Gary Shirk played from 1974 to 1985 during his career with the Memphis Showboats, Memphis Southmen and New York Giants. Shirk caught 259 passes for 3,416 yards and 22 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1975WFL Memphis Southmen155.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974WFL Memphis Southmen3467119.757 7
1975WFL Memphis Southmen1526517.733 1
1976NFL New York Giants45213.031 1
1977NFL New York Giants1628017.564 2
1978NFL New York Giants1012712.745 2
1979NFL New York Giants3147115.261 2
1980NFL New York Giants2121110.021 1
1981NFL New York Giants4244510.646 3
1982NFL New York Giants6549.019 0
1984USFL Memphis Showboats5760410.641 2
1985USFL Memphis Showboats2323610.327 1
WFL4993619.157 8
NFL130164012.664 11
USFL8084010.541 3
Totals259341613.264 22

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1974WFL Memphis Southmen100.00
1976NFL New York Giants610918.227 0
1977NFL New York Giants33812.719 0
1978NFL New York Giants56312.624 0
1984USFL Memphis Showboats177.00
NFL1421015.027 0
Totals1621713.627 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1977NFL New York Giants4200
1979NFL New York Giants2100
1980NFL New York Giants2000
1981NFL New York Giants1000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1974WFL Memphis Southmen0700000800057
1975WFL Memphis Southmen010000000007
1976NFL New York Giants100006
1977NFL New York Giants2000012
1978NFL New York Giants2000012
1979NFL New York Giants200012
1980NFL New York Giants10006
1981NFL New York Giants300018
1984USFL Memphis Showboats0200000000012
1985USFL Memphis Showboats010000000006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1974WFLMemphis Southmen
1975WFLMemphis Southmen
1976NFLNew York Giants140
1977NFLNew York Giants140
1978NFLNew York Giants165
1979NFLNew York Giants160
1980NFLNew York Giants1614
1981NFLNew York Giants1614
1982NFLNew York Giants91
1984USFLMemphis Showboats1818
1985USFLMemphis Showboats