James Thornton

James Michael Thornton
Born: February 8, 1965
Santa Rosa, CA USA
Position: TE
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 242
College: Cal State-Fullerton
High School: Analy (Sebastopol, CA)
Career: 1988-1995
Drafted: 1988 in Round 4, #105 overall by the Chicago Bears

James Thornton played from 1988 to 1995 during his career with the Chicago Bears, Houston Oilers and New York Jets. Thornton caught 107 passes for 1,338 yards and 7 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1989NFL Chicago Bears144.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1988NFL Chicago Bears151359.019 0
1989NFL Chicago Bears2439216.336 3
1990NFL Chicago Bears1925413.432 1
1991NFL Chicago Bears1727816.433 1
1993NFL New York Jets121089.022 2
1994NFL New York Jets201718.625 0
Totals107133812.536 7

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1994NFL New York Jets100.00

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1988NFL Chicago Bears10000
1989NFL Chicago Bears2000
1990NFL Chicago Bears1000
1991NFL Chicago Bears1000
1994NFL New York Jets02000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1989NFL Chicago Bears0300018
1990NFL Chicago Bears10006
1991NFL Chicago Bears10006
1993NFL New York Jets200012

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1988NFLChicago Bears1612
1989NFLChicago Bears1616
1990NFLChicago Bears1616
1991NFLChicago Bears1613
1993NFLNew York Jets136
1994NFLNew York Jets155
1995NFLHouston Oilers42


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