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Full Name: Yelberton Abraham Tittle Primary Position: B/QB
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/182 College: Louisiana State University
Birthdate: October 24, 1926 High School: Marshall (TX)
Birthplace: Marshall, Texas Nickname: Ya-Ya, The Bald Eagle
Pro Experience: 17 years
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Biography

Y.A. Tittle (Yelberton Abraham Tittle) was born on October 24, 1926 in Marshall, Texas. After going to high school at Marshall (TX), Tittle attended Louisiana State University. Tittle made his professional debut in the AAFC in 1948 with the Baltimore Colts. He played in the AAFC for 2 years, playing for the Baltimore Colts the entire time. Tittle also played in the NFL for 15 years, playing for the San Francisco 49ers, New York Giants and Baltimore Colts over the course of his 15 year NFL career.

Most people believe that 1963 was Y.A. Tittle's best year, as he threw for 3145 yards, tossed 36 TDs and put up a 104.8 passer rating.

Statistics

Passing Stats

year team league games ATT CMP PCT YDS YPA TD INT SKD SKY RAT
1948 BAL AAFC 14 289 161 55.7 2522 8.73 16 9 0 0 90.3
1949 BAL AAFC 11 289 148 51.2 2209 7.64 14 18 0 0 66.8
1950 BLC NFL 12 315 161 51.1 1884 5.98 8 19 0 0 52.9
1951 SFO NFL 12 114 63 55.3 808 7.09 8 9 0 0 68.2
1952 SFO NFL 12 208 106 51 1407 6.76 11 12 0 0 66.3
1953 SFO NFL 10 259 149 57.5 2121 8.19 20 16 0 0 84.1
1954 SFO NFL 12 295 170 57.6 2205 7.47 9 9 0 0 78.7
1955 SFO NFL 12 287 147 51.2 2185 7.61 17 28 0 0 56.6
1956 SFO NFL 10 218 124 56.9 1641 7.53 7 12 0 249 68.6
1957 SFO NFL 12 279 176 63.1 2157 7.73 13 15 0 362 80
1958 SFO NFL 11 208 120 57.7 1467 7.05 9 15 0 149 63.9
1959 SFO NFL 10 199 102 51.3 1331 6.69 10 15 0 0 58
1960 SFO NFL 9 127 69 54.3 694 5.46 4 3 0 0 70.8
1961 NYG NFL 13 285 163 57.2 2272 7.97 17 12 0 161 85.3
1962 NYG NFL 14 375 200 53.3 3224 8.6 33 20 0 92 89.5
1963 NYG NFL 13 367 221 60.2 3145 8.57 36 14 24 205 104.8
1964 NYG NFL 14 281 147 52.3 1798 6.4 10 22 30 243 51.6
2 year AAFC career 25 578 309 53.5 4731 8.19 30 27 0 0 78.6
15 year NFL career 176 3817 2118 55.5 28339 7.42 212 221 54 1461 73.6

Rushing Stats

year team league games ATT YDS AVG TD LNG
1948 BAL AAFC 14 52 157 3 4 0
1949 BAL AAFC 11 29 89 3.1 2 0
1950 BLC NFL 12 20 77 3.9 2 33
1951 SFO NFL 12 13 18 1.4 1 5
1952 SFO NFL 12 11 -11 -1 0 4
1953 SFO NFL 10 14 41 2.9 6 14
1954 SFO NFL 12 28 68 2.4 4 10
1955 SFO NFL 12 23 114 5 0 35
1956 SFO NFL 10 24 67 2.8 4 13
1957 SFO NFL 12 40 220 5.5 6 45
1958 SFO NFL 11 22 35 1.6 2 12
1959 SFO NFL 10 11 24 2.2 0 22
1960 SFO NFL 9 10 61 6.1 0 28
1961 NYG NFL 13 25 85 3.4 3 17
1962 NYG NFL 14 17 108 6.4 2 23
1963 NYG NFL 13 18 99 5.5 2 18
1964 NYG NFL 14 15 -7 -0.5 1 7t
2 year AAFC career 25 81 246 3 6 0
15 year NFL career 176 291 999 3.4 33 0

Fumble Recovery Stats

year team league games TOT OWR OPR YDS TD
1948 BAL AAFC 14 0 0 0 0 0
1949 BAL AAFC 11 0 0 0 0 0
1950 BLC NFL 12 2 0 0 0 0
1951 SFO NFL 12 3 1 0 0 0
1952 SFO NFL 12 3 1 0 0 0
1953 SFO NFL 10 3 2 0 0 0
1954 SFO NFL 12 4 2 0 0 0
1955 SFO NFL 12 2 0 0 0 0
1956 SFO NFL 10 3 1 0 0 0
1957 SFO NFL 12 0 1 0 0 0
1958 SFO NFL 11 5 1 0 0 0
1959 SFO NFL 10 7 3 0 0 0
1960 SFO NFL 9 2 1 0 0 0
1961 NYG NFL 13 0 1 0 0 0
1962 NYG NFL 14 6 2 0 0 0
1963 NYG NFL 13 5 4 0 0 0
1964 NYG NFL 14 11 4 0 0 0
2 year AAFC career 25 0 0 0 0 0
15 year NFL career 176 56 24 0 0 0

Receiving Stats

year team league games REC YDS AVG TD LNG
1948 BAL AAFC 14 0 0 0 0 0
1949 BAL AAFC 11 0 0 0 0 0
1950 BLC NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1951 SFO NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1952 SFO NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1953 SFO NFL 10 0 0 0 0 0
1954 SFO NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1955 SFO NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1956 SFO NFL 10 0 0 0 0 0
1957 SFO NFL 12 0 0 0 0 0
1958 SFO NFL 11 0 0 0 0 0
1959 SFO NFL 10 1 4 4 0 4
1960 SFO NFL 9 0 0 0 0 0
1961 NYG NFL 13 0 0 0 0 0
1962 NYG NFL 14 0 0 0 0 0
1963 NYG NFL 13 0 0 0 0 0
1964 NYG NFL 14 0 0 0 0 0
2 year AAFC career 25 0 0 0 0 0
15 year NFL career 176 1 4 4 0 0

Trivia

See also

Awards

  • Won the UPI MVP in 1957 and 1962
  • Won the AP NFL MVP in 1963

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