Lance Alworth

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“Bambi”

Lance Alworth

11 seasons
542 receptions
10,266 receiving yards
85 TDs
7 AFL All-Star Game

11

seasons

542

receptions

10,266

receiving yards

85

TDs

7

AFL All-Star Game
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"You can’t stop (learning) in this game because the defenses are always trying something new. In my case, I have to improvise quite a bit. It isn’t often that I am defensed one-on-one. You have to adjust your patterns from game to game, sometimes frequently during a game.”

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(Arkansas)...6'0'', 184...Lance Dwight Alworth ... 1961 Arkansas All-American ... First AFL star to be enshrined ... All-AFL seven times, 1963-1969 ... Played in seven AFL All-Star games ... Caught passes in 96 straight games ... AFL receiving leader three years ... Scored first Dallas TD in Super Bowl VI win ... Nicknamed "Bambi" for smooth, graceful, spectacular moves ... Career record: 542 receptions, 10,266 yards, 85 TDs ... Born August 3, 1940, in Houston, Texas.