Esiason had his best season in 1988, winning NFL MVP with 3,572 yards passing and 28 touchdowns. He also ran for 149 yards in a 10-3-1 regular season. He led the Broncos to a 13-3 regular-season record for the second consecutive season, but the team was blown out by Seattle in the Super Bowl. Van Brocklin won his only MVP in his first NFL season, throwing for 2,471 yards and 24 touchdowns in 12 games. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. [8] During college, Holmes began going by his first name, Priest.  (College Stats), Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 84 (387th overall since 1960), PFR HOF Monitor: 56.55 (34th among RB, average HOF RB is 106.99), Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Saturday, October 17, 6:40AM. Broncos quarterback John Elway won the NFL MVP, but Montana was arguably better with a league-leading 31 touchdown passes and 66.8 completion rate for the top offense in the NFL. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. Jun 1, 2018 - Explore Marsha Persinger's board "PRIEST HOLMES", followed by 145 people on Pinterest. The Browns went 11-5 during the regular season but lost to the Raiders in the divisional round of the playoffs. Make Offer - Reebok NFL PRIEST HOLMES #31 RED KANSAS CITY CHIEFS On-Field (L) Jersey Worn Vintage Priest Holmes #31 Kansas City Chiefs NFL Football Reebok Jersey XL $40.00 Griese had a brilliant season for the Dolphins with 2,089 yards passing and 19 touchdowns for his first of two All-Pro seasons in 1971. The Vikings were quickly ousted in the playoffs by the Cowboys, however. Young won the MVP in his first 16-game season as the 49ers starter, leading the league with a 66.7 percent competition rate and 25 passing touchdowns. Manning had one of the most productive seasons in NFL history by a quarterback in 2004, leading the NFL with 49 touchdown passes while adding 4,557 yards passing. Graham won his third UPI MVP Award in his final season. All rights reserved. Now football does a wave it would rather not, waving goodbye to the players who simultaneously grew the game and their legacies. Warner's amazing three-year run culminated with a 14-2 regular season record in 2001 in which he led the NFL in passing yards (4,830), passing touchdowns (36) and completion rate 68.7 percent). As a matter of policy, Sports Reference only reports the results of games as played on the field. He led the Patriots to a perfect 16-0 regular season after leading the league with 4,806 yards passing, 50 touchdowns and a 68.6 completion rate. Are you a Stathead, too? 2006 Fleer Ultra Priest Holmes Ultra Award winners Jersey Kansas City Chiefs $2.49 1 but lists several changes, including Atlanta's Michael Turner in Round 2. Some school's results have been altered by retroactive NCAA penalties. The Browns running back led the league with 1,544 yards rushing and 17 rushing touchdowns. The Lions won the championship after a 7-3-2 regular season. Holmes was born in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. in Hurst, TX, College: * Selected to Pro Bowl, + First-Team All-Pro. [19] The induction ceremony took place on November 2 at halftime of a game against the New York Jets. Watch: 57-year-old Jerry Rice runs 40 at combine wearing 'GOAT' track outfit. Jerry Rice, at the age of 57, is still faster than most of us.