Bill Triplett

William Clarence Triplett
Born: May 9, 1940
Indianola, MS USA
Position: RB-DB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 215
College: Miami (OH)
High School: Girard (OH)
Career: 1962-1972
Drafted: 1962 in Round 6, #72 overall by the New York Giants
Drafted: 1962 in Round 9, #70 overall (AFL) by the Boston Patriots

Bill Triplett played from 1962 to 1972 during his career with the Detroit Lions, New York Giants and St. Louis Cardinals. Triplett intercepted 1 passes for 24 yards in his career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962NFL St. Louis Cardinals2126.010 0
1963NFL St. Louis Cardinals1346524.963 5
1965NFL St. Louis Cardinals1746173.559 6
1966NFL St. Louis Cardinals13251.90
1967NFL New York Giants581712.914 2
1968NFL Detroit Lions1203843.217 0
1969NFL Detroit Lions1113773.433 3
1970NFL Detroit Lions481563.211 1
1971NFL Detroit Lions441.00
1972NFL Detroit Lions17482.80
Totals68124463.663 17


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1963NFL St. Louis Cardinals3139612.838 3
1965NFL St. Louis Cardinals262569.837 1
1966NFL St. Louis Cardinals263.011 0
1967NFL New York Giants7699.916 0
1968NFL Detroit Lions281354.825 0
1969NFL Detroit Lions1314110.862 1
1970NFL Detroit Lions6528.715 0
Totals11310559.362 5

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962NFL St. Louis Cardinals2460825.349 0
1963NFL St. Louis Cardinals1422916.427 0
1967NFL New York Giants713919.926 0
1971NFL Detroit Lions37023.338 0
1972NFL Detroit Lions11212.012 0
Totals49105821.649 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962NFL St. Louis Cardinals12424.024 0
Totals12424.024 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
1963NFL St. Louis Cardinals53000048
1965NFL St. Louis Cardinals6100042
1967NFL New York Giants20000012
1969NFL Detroit Lions3100024
1970NFL Detroit Lions100006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1962NFLSt. Louis Cardinals140
1963NFLSt. Louis Cardinals130
1965NFLSt. Louis Cardinals140
1966NFLSt. Louis Cardinals80
1967NFLNew York Giants110
1968NFLDetroit Lions120
1969NFLDetroit Lions140
1970NFLDetroit Lions140
1971NFLDetroit Lions140
1972NFLDetroit Lions140