Doug Williams

Douglas Lee Williams
Born: August 9, 1955
Zachary, LA USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 220
College: Grambling St.
High School: Chaneyville (Zachary, LA)
Career: 1978-1989
Drafted: 1978 in Round 1, #17 overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Doug Williams played from 1978 to 1989 during his career with the Arizona Outlaws, Oklahoma Outlaws, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Washington Redskins. Williams threw for 23,755 yards in his career, completing 1,772 of 3,544 passes with 136 touchdowns and 131 interceptions. He also ran for 1,041 yards in 277 attempts with 19 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1978NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers1947337.611706.073.684.156 66953.4
1979NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers39716641.824486.2184.5246.066 75752.5
1980NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers52125448.833966.5203.8163.161 2319469.9
1981NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers47123850.535637.6194.0143.084 1813576.8
1982NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers30716453.420716.792.9113.662 1112869.6
1984USFL Oklahoma Outlaws52826149.430845.8152.8214.056t3026060.5
1985USFL Arizona Outlaws50927153.236737.2214.1173.359 2719276.4
1986NFL Washington Redskins100.
1987NFL Washington Redskins1438156.611568.1117.753.562 75394.0
1988NFL Washington Redskins38021356.126096.9153.9123.258 108877.4
1989NFL Washington Redskins935154.85856.311.133.246 21064.1
NFL2507124049.5169986.81004.0933.784 84734
USFL103753251.367576.5363.5383.759 57452
Totals3544177250.0237556.71363.81313.784 1411186


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1978NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers27230.91
1979NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers351193.416 2
1980NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers583706.427 4
1981NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers482094.429 4
1982NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers351584.514 2
1984USFL Oklahoma Outlaws30752.523 3
1985USFL Arizona Outlaws27823.017 1
1987NFL Washington Redskins791.31
1988NFL Washington Redskins900.01
1989NFL Washington Redskins1-4-4.0-4 0
NFL2208844.029 15
USFL571572.823 4
Totals27710413.829 19

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
1978NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers10006
1979NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers200012
1980NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers400024
1981NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers400024
1982NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers200012
1984USFL Oklahoma Outlaws3000000000018
1985USFL Arizona Outlaws100000000006
1987NFL Washington Redskins10006
1988NFL Washington Redskins10006

Playing Career:


1987 - Super Bowl MVP