Alex Karras's Career Highlights

All-League Teams

All-NFL: 1960 (AP, UPI)  ·  1961 (AP, UPI)  ·  1962 (UPI, NEA)  ·  1965 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY)

All-NFL Second Team:  1960 (NY)  ·  1961 (NY)  ·  1962 (AP)  ·  1964 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY)  ·  1966 (AP, UPI, NY)  ·  1967 (AP, UPI, NEA, NY)  ·  1968 (NEA, NY)  ·  1969 (AP, UPI, NEA)

All-Western Conference:  1961 (SN)  ·  1962 (SN)  ·  1967 (SN)  ·  1968 (SN)

 

Pro Bowls

(4) – 1961, 1962, 1963, 1966

           

Team Records

 

Lions records held by Karras

(Records through the 1970 season, Karras’ final season with Detroit)

·    [4th] Most Seasons – 12

·    [4th] Most Games – 161

 

Awards and Honors

·    1960's All-Decade Team

 

Year-by-Year Team Records

1958     Detroit Lions....................... 4-7-1   (5th)

1959     Detroit Lions....................... 3-8-1   (5th)

1960     Detroit Lions....................... 7-5-0   (2nd)

1961     Detroit Lions....................... 8-5-1   (2nd)

1962     Detroit Lions..................... 11-3-0   (2nd)

1964     Detroit Lions....................... 7-5-2   (4th)

1965     Detroit Lions....................... 6-7-1   (6th)

1966     Detroit Lions....................... 4-9-1   (6th)

1967     Detroit Lions....................... 7-5-2   (3rd)

1968     Detroit Lions....................... 4-8-2   (4th)

1969     Detroit Lions....................... 9-4-1   (2nd)

1970     Detroit Lions.................... 10-4-0   (2nd)

(Division Finish in Parentheses)

Qualified for Postseason in Bold

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