Dan Towler - 1955 Bowman

“Deacon” Dan Lee Towler (March 6, 1928 - August 1, 2001) (FB) led the National Football League in rushing yards (894), touchdowns (10) and yards per game (74.5) in 1952 as a Los Angeles Ram. The Rams selected Towler in the 25th round of the 1950 NFL Draft out of Washington & Jefferson College. Deacon Dan joined an offensive corps that included Hall of Famers Bob Waterfield, Norm Van Brocklin and Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch. This high-powered offense led Los Angeles to three NFL League Championship title games (1950, 1951, 1955), capturing the 1951 NFL League Championship. He played six seasons with the Rams (1950-1955) and was named to four consecutive NFL Pro Bowl appearances (1951-1954) and was named to the 1952 NFL All-Pro First Team. Dan Towler finished his career with 264 total points on 43 rushing touchdowns and one receiving TD. In six years, he collected 3,493 rushing yards on 672 attempts; 665 receiving yards on 62 receptions and returned seven kickoffs for 66 more yards. In 67 career games, he also recovered five fumbles.



Condition Census (Explain)

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
2 NM-MT+ 8.5
2 NM-MT+ 8.5
2 NM-MT+ 8.5
2 NM-MT+ 8.5

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