Jo-Jo Townsell

Joseph Ray Townsell
Born: November 4, 1960
Reno, NV USA
Position: WR
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 180
College: UCLA
High School: Hug (Reno, NV)
Career: 1983-1990
Drafted: 1983 in Round 3, #78 overall by the New York Jets

Jo-Jo Townsell played from 1983 to 1990 during his career with the Los Angeles Express and New York Jets. Townsell caught 196 passes for 3,111 yards and 21 receiving touchdowns in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Los Angeles Express8192.413 0
1985USFL Los Angeles Express294.511 0
1986NFL New York Jets122.00
1987NFL New York Jets1-2-2.0-2 0
USFL10282.813 0
Totals12282.313 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983USFL Los Angeles Express2132615.582t3
1984USFL Los Angeles Express5888915.381t7
1985NFL New York Jets1218715.636 0
1985USFL Los Angeles Express4777716.564t6
1986NFL New York Jets11111.011 0
1987NFL New York Jets4379.211 0
1988NFL New York Jets44010.019 0
1989NFL New York Jets4578717.563 5
1990NFL New York Jets45714.218 0
USFL126199215.882 16
NFL70111916.063 5
Totals196311115.982 21

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1985NFL New York Jets66510.80
1985USFL Los Angeles Express8334.116 0
1986NFL New York Jets45213.028 0
1987NFL New York Jets3238111.991 1
1988NFL New York Jets3540911.759 1
1989NFL New York Jets332999.130 0
1990NFL New York Jets171549.120 0
USFL8334.116 0
NFL127136010.791 2
Totals135139310.391 2

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1983USFL Los Angeles Express188.00
1985NFL New York Jets24221.023 0
1986NFL New York Jets1332224.893 1
1987NFL New York Jets1127224.760 0
1988NFL New York Jets3160119.440 0
1989NFL New York Jets3465319.269 0
1990NFL New York Jets715822.638 0
NFL98204820.993 1
Totals99205620.893 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1985NFL New York Jets11000
1987NFL New York Jets3200
1988NFL New York Jets3000
1989NFL New York Jets4300
1990NFL New York Jets20000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1983USFL Los Angeles Express0300000000018
1984USFL Los Angeles Express0700000000042
1985USFL Los Angeles Express0600000000036
1986NFL New York Jets00010006
1987NFL New York Jets00100006
1988NFL New York Jets0100006
1989NFL New York Jets50000030

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1983USFLLos Angeles Express54
1984USFLLos Angeles Express1817
1985NFLNew York Jets166
1985USFLLos Angeles Express16
1986NFLNew York Jets141
1987NFLNew York Jets120
1988NFLNew York Jets160
1989NFLNew York Jets1616
1990NFLNew York Jets90


1988 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)