James Lofton

Wide Receiver

James Lofton

16 seasons
764 receptions
14,004 receiving yards
76 career TDs
8 Pro Bowls

16

seasons

764

receptions

14,004

receiving yards

76

career TDs

8

Pro Bowls
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"You can always set an example, if you do things well, the people behind and around you will attempt to simulate the things you do. You have to (do things to the best of your ability) – being an athlete, and as far as your life is concerned. Why do anything half-hearted when you have an opportunity to do it well."

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(Stanford)...6'3'', 192...James David Lofton. . .Selected by Green Bay in 1st round (6th player overall) of 1978 NFL Draft. . .A deep-threat receiver, possessed both speed and great hands. . .recorded more than 50 receptions in a season nine times. . .First NFL player to score a touchdown in 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. . .In 16 seasons, he caught 764 passes for 14,004 yards - an NFL record at the time of his retirement. . .Named All-Pro four times, All-NFC three times, selected to play in eight Pro Bowls. . .Born July 5, 1956, at Fort Ord, California.