NameNo.PosSeasons playedGamesStarts
Steve Young 8 QB 1985-86 19 19
CollegeHeightWeightDate of birth
Brigham Young 6-2 200 11-Oct-61
How acquiredHow left
USFL dispersion draft 1985 Trade - 1987 - San Francisco
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Profile
Two-year starter with the Bucs in 1985 and 1986 who went on to win Super Bowl honours and NFL MVP with San Francisco. Joined the Bucs following the demise of the USFL in the summer of 1985 and won his first start with the Bucs against the Lions in 1985. Was primarily a running and scrambling QB during his Tampa Bay days. Was traded to the 49ers by Ray Perkins prior to the 1987 draft when the Bucs took Vinny Testaverde. Was selected to the NFL Hall of Fame and now enjoys a lucrative career as a pundit.

1985 1986
GamesStartsGamesStarts
5 5 14 14

Passing
Season Att Com Yards Int TD Rating
1985 138 72 935 8 3 57.1
1986 363 195 2,282 13 8 65.5
Total 501 267 3,217 21 11 63.1
Rushing
Season No. Yards Avg LG TD
1985 40 233 5.8 20 1
1986 74 425 5.7 31 5
Total 114 658 5.8 31 6