Bobby Burnett

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Bobby Burnett
No. 21
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-01-04) January 4, 1943 (age 71)
Place of birth: Clinton, Arkansas[1]
Career information
College: Arkansas
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 10 / Pick: 152
(By the Chicago Bears)[1]
AFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 4 / Pick: 33(By the Buffalo Bills)[1]
Debuted in 1966
Last played in 1969
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts-yards237-871
Receptions-yards45-533
Touchdowns8
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com
 
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Bobby Burnett
No. 21
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1943-01-04) January 4, 1943 (age 71)
Place of birth: Clinton, Arkansas[1]
Career information
College: Arkansas
NFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 10 / Pick: 152
(By the Chicago Bears)[1]
AFL Draft: 1966 / Round: 4 / Pick: 33(By the Buffalo Bills)[1]
Debuted in 1966
Last played in 1969
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Rushing attempts-yards237-871
Receptions-yards45-533
Touchdowns8
Stats at NFL.com
Stats at pro-football-reference.com
Stats at DatabaseFootball.com

Bobby Clell Burnett (born January 4, 1943)[1] is a former college and professional American football player.

Originally a halfback from the University of Arkansas, Burnett in 1966, his first year with the American Football League's Buffalo Bills, had a combined total of 1,185 yards rushing and receiving, with over 12 yards per catch and 4 touchdowns on 34 receptions.[1] He had 766 yards on 187 rushes, with 4 rushing touchdowns. He was that year's AFL Rookie of the Year, and was also selected to the 1966 AFL All-Star team.[1][2]

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Joe Namath
American Football League Rookie of the Year
1966
Succeeded by
George Webster & Dickie Post