7 Championships, 2 Different Leagues

 Consummate winner and Pro Football Hall of Fame member Otto Graham played 10 pro seasons and led the Browns to 10 Championship Games. A Single-Wing Tailback at Northwestern he signed with the Cleveland Browns of the newly formed All-American Football Conference in 1946. He made a most successful transition to T-Formation  Quarterback and led the AAFC in passing while guiding the Browns to a conference title in each year of the AAFC’s existence. When the Browns were incorporated into the NFL in 1950 Graham dominated there as well leading Cleveland to 6 consecutive League Title games winning in 1950, 1954 and 1955. He passed for 3 scores and ran for 3 in a 56-10 rout of the Detroit Lions in the 1954 Title game. In 1955, his final season of Pro Football, he passed for 2 touchdowns and ran for another 2 in a 38-14 NFL Title game win over the Los Angeles Rams. Inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1965.

Otto Graham, Quarterback, Cleveland Browns, 1946-1955
Otto Graham

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Otto Graham Career Statistics

Regular Season Career Passing Statistics
Year Age Team No. Games Started QB Record Att Comp Comp% Yards Long Y/A TD Int Rate
1946 25 CLE 60 9 174 95 54.6 1834 79 10.5 17 5 112.1
1947+ 26 CLE 60 9 269 163 60.6 2753 99 10.2 25 11 109.2
1948+ 27 CLE 60 14 333 173 52 2713 78 8.1 25 15 85.6
1949+ 28 CLE 60 11 285 161 56.5 2785 74 9.8 19 10 97.5
1950* 29 CLE 60 12 10-2-0 253 137 54.2 1943 80 7.7 14 20 64.7
1951*+ 30 CLE 60 12 11-1-0 265 147 55.5 2205 81 8.3 17 16 79.2
1952* 31 CLE 14 12 8-4-0 364 181 49.7 2816 68 7.7 20 24 66.6
1953*+ 32 CLE 14 11 10-1-0 258 167 64.7 2722 70 10.6 11 9 99.7
1954*+ 33 CLE 14 12 9-3-0 240 142 59.2 2092 64 8.7 11 17 73.5
1955+ 34 CLE 14 12 9-2-1 185 98 53 1721 61 9.3 15 8 94.0
10 Year NFL Career 114 57-13-1 2626 1464 55.8 23584 99 9.0 174 135 86.6

Post Season Career Passing Statistics
YearAgeTeamGamesQB RecordAttCmpCmp%YardsLongY/ATDIntSacked
1946♣25CLE11-0271659.3213237.9112
1947+♣26CLE11-0211466.7112355.3002
1948+♣27CLE11-0241145.8118194.9110
1949+♣28CLE22-0602948.3454377.6227
1950*♥29CLE22-0412561341398.342 
1951*+30CLE10-1401947.5280267.013 
1952*31CLE10-1352057.1191325.501 
1953*+32CLE10-115213.320131.302 
1954*+♥33CLE11-0129751634513.632 
1955+♥34CLE11-0251456209508.423 
Post Season Career129-3300159532101507.0141711
  • ♥ – NFL Champion
  • ♣- AAFC Champion
Career Rushing Statistics
Year Age Team No. Games Started Carries Yards Y/A Long TD
1946 25 CLE 60 9 30 -125 -4.2 0 1
1947+ 26 CLE 60 9 19 72 3.8 0 1
1948+ 27 CLE 60 14 23 146 6.3 0 6
1949+ 28 CLE 60 11 27 107 4.0 0 3
1950* 29 CLE 60 12 55 145 2.6 20 6
1951*+ 30 CLE 60 12 35 29 0.8 12 3
1952* 31 CLE 14 12 42 130 3.1 21 4
1953*+ 32 CLE 14 11 43 143 3.3 21 6
1954*+ 33 CLE 14 12 63 114 1.8 14 8
1955+ 34 CLE 14 12 68 121 1.8 36 6
10 Year NFL Career 114 405 882 2.2 36 44
  • + – All-Pro Selection
  • * – Pro Bowl Selection
  • ♦ – Led the League


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