Doug Atkins

Atkins

Football
Defensive Line

Born: May 8, 1930
Humboldt, Tenn., U.S.A.
Died: Dec. 30, 2015

Active: 1953-1969

Defense 1: Turnovers

SeasonTeamFRIntTeam
Punts
Forced
Def 1
1953CLE00720.30
1954CLE00840.55
1955CHI00650.42
1956CHI00640.23
1957CHI10760.61
1958CHI20730.64
1959CHI00610.42
1960CHI10720.61
1961CHI20660.60
1962CHI20710.64
1963CHI01730.73
1964CHI00620.36
1965CHI11650.64
1966CHI01710.51
1967NO10630.50
1968NO00690.37
1969NO10580.48
Post 00170.12
Total 113 8.72

Defense 2: Punting, Sacks and Team Defense

SeasonSacksTeam
Games
Team
Rush
Yards
Team
Sacks
Team
Sack
Yards
Def 2Defense
1953 121560322560.360.33
1954 121050221750.650.60
1955 122100393120.370.40
1956 121483282200.390.31
1957 121382604790.740.67
1958 121297473730.690.66
1959 121783322540.460.44
19609.5* 121679534200.470.54
19619* 141652463670.680.64
196210.5* 142073483860.520.58
196312*141442363110.840.79
19645*141863302750.400.38
196510.5*141530403480.730.69
19668*141604292330.570.54
19679.5*142092231990.460.48
196812.5*142105342970.570.47
19698.5*141835211990.620.55
Post 45655440.120.12
Total     9.649.18

* Individual sacks unofficial prior to 1982. Statistics from John Turney via Pro Football Reference.

Offense

SeasonInt Ret
Yards
Off 1SafetyOff 2OffenseTotal
1953 0 00.000.16
1954 0 00.000.30
1955 0 00.000.20
1956 0 00.000.16
1957 0 00.000.34
1958 0 00.000.33
1959 0 00.000.22
1960 0 00.000.27
1961 0 00.000.32
1962 0 00.000.29
196300.0010.090.040.42
1964 0 00.000.19
196500.00 00.000.34
196630.01 00.0050.27
1967 0 00.000.24
1968 0 00.000.24
1969 0 00.000.27
Post 0 00.000.06
Total30.0110.090.054.62

160-game average: 3.53
Apples & Oranges rating: 5.68

Offensive 160-game average: 0.04
Defensive 160-game average: 7.03

Links:
Pro Football Reference
The Football Database
Pro Football Journal: R.I.P. Doug Atkins, a Bear of a Man

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