Joe Perry's Career Highlights

All-AAFC: 1949 (UPI, NY, OA)

All-NFL: 1953 (AP, UPI, NY), 1954 (AP, UPI, SN, NY)

All-Pro Second Team: 1949 (AP)

All Western Conference: 1954 (PB), 1958 (SN)

(3) – 1953, 1954, 1955

(At the time of his retirement following the 1963 NFL season)

[2nd] Most Attempts Rushing, Career – 1,737 (1950-1963)
[2nd] Most Yards Rushing, Career – 8,378 (1950-1963)
[2nd] Highest Average Gain Rushing, Career – 4.82 (1950-1963)
[2nd] Most Attempts Career, Combined Net Yards – 2,008
[Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Games, Rushing Touchdown - 7
[Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Seasons Leading League, Rushing – 2 (1953-54)

49ers' records held by Perry at the time of his retirement following the 1963 NFL season

[1st] Most Attempts Rushing, Career – 1,667 (1948-1960, 1963)
[1st] Most Yards Rushing, Career – 8,689 (1948-1960, 1963)
[1st] Most Yards Rushing, Season – 1,049 (1954)
[1st] Most Yards Rushing, Game – 174 (vs. Detroit Lions, Nov. 02, 1958)
[1st] Highest Average Gain Rushing, Game 10-15 Attempts – 13.23 (vs. Detroit Lions, Nov. 02, 1958)
[1st] Highest Average Gain Rushing, Game 16-20 Attempts – 9.69 (vs. Cleveland Browns, Oct. 09, 1949)
[1st] Most Touchdowns, Career – 80 (1948-1960, 1964)
[2nd] Most Touchdowns, Season – 13 (1953)
[2nd] Highest Average Gain Rushing, Game 16-20 Attempts – 9.56 (at Green Bay Packers, Nov. 20, 1955)
[2nd] Highest Average Gain Rushing, Career – 5.21 (1948-1960, 1963)

League Statistical Championships
Rushing Titles: 1949A, 1953, 1954

Team Statistical Championships
Rushing Titles: 1949A, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1958, 1961Balt
Kickoff Return Titles: 1949A

A All America Football Conference
 

• 1950s All-Decade Team
• 1954 NFL Player of the Year (UPI)

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1948 San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) 12 2 0 (2nd)
1949 San Francisco 49ers (AAFC) 9 3 0 (2nd)
1950 San Francisco 49ers 3 9 0 (6th)
1951 San Francisco 49ers 7 4 1 (3rd)
1952 San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 (3rd)
1953 San Francisco 49ers 9 3 0 (2nd)
1954 San Francisco 49ers 7 4 1 (3rd)
1955 San Francisco 49ers 4 8 0 (5th)
1956 San Francisco 49ers 5 6 1 (3rd)
1957 San Francisco 49ers 8 4 0 (2nd)
1958 San Francisco 49ers 6 6 0 (4th)
1959 San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 (4th)
1960 San Francisco 49ers 7 5 0 (3rd)
1961 Baltimore Colts 8 6 0 (3rd)
1962 Baltimore Colts 7 7 0 (4th)
1963 San Francisco 49ers 2 12 0 (7th)

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