World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Jesse Freitas (American football, born 1951)

Jesse Freitas
No. 17
Personal information
Date of birth: (1951-09-10) September 10, 1951
Place of birth: San Mateo, California
Career information
College: Stanford & San Diego State
NFL Draft: 1974 / Round: 6 / Pick: 133
Debuted in 1974
Last played in 1975
Career history
Career NFL statistics
TD-INT 8–13
Yards 1,244
QB Rating 50.5
Stats at

Jesse Lee Freitas (born September 10, 1951) is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the sixth round of the 1974 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stanford and San Diego State.[1]

He won the Sammy Baugh Trophy in 1973 after splitting time in 1972.

  • 1972: 97/171 for 1,200 yards with 7 TD vs 14 INT.[2]
  • 1973: 227/347 for 2,993 yards with 21 TD vs 17 INT.[3]

His father, Jesse Freitas, Jr. was a professional football player in the 1940s.


  1. ^ Petaluman's road from NFL to Sonoma County courtroom
  2. ^
  3. ^

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.