Al Worley

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Al Worley
Career information
Position(s) DB
College Washington
High school Wenatchee High School
Career highlights and awards
Honors
  • Consensus All-American (1968) AP, UPI, AFCA, FN

Al Worley was an American football player who played defensive back for the University of Washington Huskies from 1966-68. Worley was a named a Consensus All-American in 1968,[1] when he set an NCAA record of 14 interceptions in a season,[2] tied in 2014 by Gerod Holliman of Louisville.[3] Notably, Worley accomplished this feat in only a 10-game season, while Holliman played a 12-game regular season plus a bowl game.[4] Worley later played briefly in the Continental Football League.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Dawg House: All Americans". Archived from the original on 29 December 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-10. 
  2. ^ "Official 2006 NCAA Divisions I-A and I-AA Football Record Book" (PDF). NCAA. p. 19. Retrieved 2009-06-24. 
  3. ^ Huguenin, Mike (November 29, 2014). "Louisville's Gerod Holliman ties single-season interception mark". College Football 24/7. NFL.com. Retrieved December 11, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Player Card: Gerod Holliman". ESPN.com. Retrieved January 5, 2015. 
  5. ^ "NWFL: Continental Football League". Retrieved 2007-12-10.