Deacon Turner

David L. Turner
Born: January 2, 1955
Jackson, MS USA
Deceased: July 10, 2011
Bakersfield, CA
Position: RB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 212
College: San Diego St.
High School: Shafter (CA)
Career: 1978-1980
Drafted: 1978 in Round 2, #45 overall by the Cincinnati Bengals

Deacon Turner played from 1978 to 1980 during his career with the Cincinnati Bengals. Turner ran for 549 yards in his career on 142 attempts, scoring 1 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 25 passes for 141 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..

Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati Bengals

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL Cincinnati Bengals843334.065 0
1979NFL Cincinnati Bengals28863.110 1
1980NFL Cincinnati Bengals301304.324 0
Totals1425493.965 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL Cincinnati Bengals11504.50
1979NFL Cincinnati Bengals2189.010 0
1980NFL Cincinnati Bengals12736.115 1
Totals251415.615 1

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL Cincinnati Bengals12424.024 0
1979NFL Cincinnati Bengals55114920.936 0
1980NFL Cincinnati Bengals917319.231 0
Totals65134620.736 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
1979NFL Cincinnati Bengals1000006
1980NFL Cincinnati Bengals0100006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1978NFLCincinnati Bengals165
1979NFLCincinnati Bengals161
1980NFLCincinnati Bengals121