J.D. Smith

J.D. Smith Jr.
Born: July 19, 1932
Plainville, SC USA
Deceased: April 1, 2015
Position: FB-HB-DB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 205
College: North Carolina A&T
High School: Sterling (Greenville, SC)
Career: 1956-1966
Drafted: 1955 in Round 15, #179 overall by the Chicago Bears

J.D. Smith played from 1956 to 1966 during his career with the Chicago Bears, San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys. Smith ran for 4,672 yards in his career on 1,100 attempts, scoring 40 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 127 passes for 1,122 yards and 6 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers100.000.000.01100.00.0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL San Francisco 49ers262098.080 3
1959NFL San Francisco 49ers20710365.073 10
1960NFL San Francisco 49ers1747804.541 5
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers1678234.933 8
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers2589073.528 6
1963NFL San Francisco 49ers1625603.552 5
1964NFL San Francisco 49ers13554.216 0
1965NFL Dallas Cowboys862953.424 2
1966NFL Dallas Cowboys771.01
Totals110046724.280 40


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1958NFL San Francisco 49ers6599.823 0
1959NFL San Francisco 49ers1313310.221 1
1960NFL San Francisco 49ers361815.021 1
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers2834312.257 1
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers211979.447 1
1963NFL San Francisco 49ers1719611.540 1
1965NFL Dallas Cowboys5102.01
1966NFL Dallas Cowboys133.00
Totals12711228.857 6

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957NFL San Francisco 49ers1436826.338 0
1958NFL San Francisco 49ers1535623.739 0
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers715822.633 0
Totals3688224.539 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1957NFL San Francisco 49ers2178.512 0
Totals2178.512 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
1958NFL San Francisco 49ers30000018
1959NFL San Francisco 49ers10100066
1960NFL San Francisco 49ers5100036
1961NFL San Francisco 49ers81000054
1962NFL San Francisco 49ers6100042
1963NFL San Francisco 49ers5100036
1965NFL Dallas Cowboys2100018
1966NFL Dallas Cowboys100006

Playing Career:


1959 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1959 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1959 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)