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Bart Starr
No. 15
Quarterback
Personal information
Date of birth: January 9, 1934 (1934-01-09) (age 85)
Montgomery, Alabama
Career information
College: Alabama
NFL Draft: 1956 / Round: 17 / Pick: 200
Debuted in 1956
Last played in 1971
Career history

As Player

As Coach

Career highlights and awards
  • 4x Pro Bowl selection (1960, 1961, 1962, 1966)
  • 4x All-Pro selection (1961, 1962, 1964, 1966)
  • 3x NFL champion (1961, 1962, 1965)
  • 2x Super Bowl champion (I, II)
  • 2x Super Bowl MVP (I, II)
  • 1966 NFL MVP
  • 1966 UPI NFL MVP
  • NFL 1960s All-Decade Team
  • Packers Hall of Fame
  • Green Bay Packers #15 retired
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT 152-138
Passing Yards 24,718
QB Rating 80.5
Stats at NFL.com
Pro Football Hall of Fame

Bryan Bartlett Starr (born January 9, 1934 in Montgomery, Alabama) is a former American football player and coach for the National Football League. He was the quarterback for the Green Bay Packers (1956-1971) and the MVP of the first two Super Bowls. He went to the Pro Bowl four times. He was added to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1977.

Career records and statistics

Coaching record

Team Year Regular Season Post Season
Won Lost Ties Win % Finish Won Lost Win % Result
GB 1975 4 10 0 .563 3rd in NFC Central - - - -
GB 1976 5 9 0 .4 4th in NFC Central - - -
GB 1977 4 10 0 .3 4th in NFC Central - - -
GB 1978 8 7 1 .5 2nd in NFC Central - - -
GB 1979 5 11 0 .4 4th in NFC Central - - -
GB 1980 5 10 1 .4 5th in NFC Central - - -
GB 1981 8 8 0 .500 2nd in NFC Central - - -
GB 1982 5 3 1 .5 1st in NFC Central 1 1 .500 Defeated St. Louis Cardinals in first round. Lost to Dallas Cowboys in second round
GB 1983 8 8 0 .500 2nd in NFC Central - - -
Total 52 76 3 - 1 1 .500

Playing statistics

Year Passing Rushing
Att Comp Yds TD Int Att Yds Avg TD
1956 44 24 325 2 3 5 35 7.0 0
1957 215 117 1,489 8 10 31 98 3.1 3
1958 157 78 875 3 12 25 113 4.5 1
1959 134 70 972 6 7 16 83 5.2 0
1960 172 98 1,358 4 8 7 12 1.7 0
1961 295 172 2,418 16 16 12 56 4.7 1
1962 285 178 2,438 12 9 21 72 3.4 1
1963 244 132 1,855 15 10 13 116 8.9 0
1964 272 163 2,144 15 4 24 165 6.9 3
1965 251 140 2,055 16 9 18 169 9.4 1
1966 251 166 2,257 14 3 21 104 5.0 2
1967 210 115 1,823 9 17 21 90 4.3 0
1968 171 109 1,617 15 8 11 62 5.6 1
1969 148 92 1,161 9 6 7 60 8.6 4
1970 255 140 1,645 8 13 12 62 5.2 1
1971 45 24 286 0 3 3 11 3.7 1
Total 3,149 1,808 24,718 152 138 247 1,308 5.3 15

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