12

seasons

495

receptions

8,410

receiving yards

84

TDs

6

Pro Bowls
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"I think catching passes is judgment, mostly. I’ve got good vision; good peripheral vision. I think sometimes I can see things the defensive back doesn’t see. I watch for him to make his move—you’ve got to study the guys in this league—and if he’s a fraction late compensating for mine, then I’ve got him beat."

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(Oklahoma)...5'9'', 176...Thomas Franklin McDonald. . .Eagles’ third-round draft pick, 1957. . . Career statistics: 495 receptions, 8,410 yards, 84 touchdowns. . . Selected to six Pro Bowls. . .Scored 56 touchdowns in 63 games, 1958-1962. . .Career ratio of touchdowns to receptions 1 to 5.9. . .Led NFL in reception yardage and touchdowns, 1961. . .Ranked sixth all-time in receptions, fourth in yards receiving and second in touchdown catches at time of retirement. . . Born July 26, 1934, in Roy, New Mexico.