Steve Young

Jon Steven Young
Born: October 11, 1961
Salt Lake City, UT USA
Position: QB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 215
College: BYU
High School: Greenwich (CT)
Career: 1984-1999
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2005

Steve Young played from 1984 to 1999 during his career with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Express. Young threw for 37,226 yards in his career, completing 2,983 of 4,709 passes with 248 touchdowns and 129 interceptions. He also ran for 5,122 yards in 857 attempts with 52 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1984USFL Los Angeles Express31017957.723617.6103.292.981t2921380.6
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers1387252.29356.832.285.859 2115856.9
1985USFL Los Angeles Express25013754.817417.062.4135.266t63.1
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers36319553.722826.382.2133.646 4732665.5
1987NFL San Francisco 49ers693753.65708.31014.500.050 325120.8
1988NFL San Francisco 49ers1015453.56806.733.033.073 137572.2
1989NFL San Francisco 49ers926469.6100110.988.733.350 1284120.8
1990NFL San Francisco 49ers623861.34276.923.200.034 84192.6
1991NFL San Francisco 49ers27918064.525179.0176.182.997 1379101.8
1992NFL San Francisco 49ers40226866.734658.6256.271.780 29152107.0
1993NFL San Francisco 49ers46231468.040238.7296.3163.580 31160101.5
1994NFL San Francisco 49ers46132470.339698.6357.6102.269 31163112.8
1995NFL San Francisco 49ers44729966.932007.2204.5112.557 2511592.3
1996NFL San Francisco 49ers31621467.724107.6144.461.952 3416097.2
1997NFL San Francisco 49ers35624167.730298.5195.361.782 35220104.7
1998NFL San Francisco 49ers51732262.341708.1367.0122.381 48234101.1
1999NFL San Francisco 49ers844553.64465.333.644.853 86360.9
USFL56031656.441027.3162.9223.981 29213
NFL4149266764.3331248.02325.61072.697 3582055
Totals4709298363.3372267.92485.31292.797 3872268


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1984USFL Los Angeles Express795156.547t7
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers402335.820 1
1985USFL Los Angeles Express563686.628 2
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers744255.731 5
1987NFL San Francisco 49ers261907.329 1
1988NFL San Francisco 49ers271846.849 1
1989NFL San Francisco 49ers381263.322 2
1990NFL San Francisco 49ers1515910.631 0
1991NFL San Francisco 49ers664156.321 4
1992NFL San Francisco 49ers765377.139 4
1993NFL San Francisco 49ers694075.935 2
1994NFL San Francisco 49ers582935.127 7
1995NFL San Francisco 49ers502505.029 3
1996NFL San Francisco 49ers523106.033 4
1997NFL San Francisco 49ers501994.013 3
1998NFL San Francisco 49ers704546.524 6
1999NFL San Francisco 49ers11575.214 0
USFL1358836.547 9
NFL72242395.949 43
Totals85751226.049 52


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1993NFL San Francisco 49ers221.00

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
1984USFL Los Angeles Express7000000003048
1985NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers10006
1985USFL Los Angeles Express2000000000012
1986NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers500030
1987NFL San Francisco 49ers10006
1988NFL San Francisco 49ers10006
1989NFL San Francisco 49ers200012
1991NFL San Francisco 49ers400024
1992NFL San Francisco 49ers400024
1993NFL San Francisco 49ers2000012
1994NFL San Francisco 49ers700042
1995NFL San Francisco 49ers300018
1996NFL San Francisco 49ers4000126
1997NFL San Francisco 49ers300018
1998NFL San Francisco 49ers600036

Playing Career:


1992 - AP MVP
1992 - AP Offensive Player of the Year
1992 - Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year)
1992 - PFWA MVP
1994 - AP MVP
1994 - Bert Bell Award (Player of the Year)
1994 - Newspaper Ent. Assoc. MVP
1994 - PFWA MVP
1994 - Super Bowl MVP


1992 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1992 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1992 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1992 - Newspaper Enterprise Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1992 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1992 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1993 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1993 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1993 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1993 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1994 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1994 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1994 - United Press International All-Conference (1st Team)
1994 - Pro Football Weekly All-Conference (1st Team)
1994 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1995 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1996 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)
1997 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1998 - The Sporting News All-NFL (1st Team)
1998 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)