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What Happened On Wednesday Aug 21, 1988 In NFL


1988 All Fantasy Team
Player Pos Team Fantasy Avg.
Randall Cunningham QB Eagles 22.55
Eric Dickerson RB Colts 17.17
Mark Clayton WR Dolphins 8.80
Alex Higdon TE Falcons 5.00
Scott Norwood K Bills 8.06
There were no professional football games played on Aug 21, 1988. The top fantasy performance ever on this date was Jamaal Branch who had 12.30 points on Aug 21, 2006 against the Dallas Cowboys.

There was 1 player born on this date: Ben Tate, and 62 total players who share this birthday including: John Burleson, Angie Brovelli and Tony Bova.

The pro football champion in 1988 was the San Francisco 49ers who defeated the Cincinnati Bengals in the Super Bowl. The stat leaders for the year were: Dan Marino (pass yds), Eric Dickerson (rush yds) and Henry Ellard (rec yds). The top fantasy players of '88 were Randall Cunningham, Dan Marino, Jim Everett, Warren Moon and Boomer Esiason and the top fantasy games were: Eric Dickerson with 39.90 pts against the Denver Broncos, Roger Craig with 37.60 pts against the Los Angeles Rams and Curt Warner with 37.10 pts against the Denver Broncos.

The top pick in the 1988 draft was Aundray Bruce by the Atlanta Falcons, and the 1988 Hall of Fame Class Members were Jack Ham, Alan Page, Mike Ditka and Fred Biletnikoff.
Pro Football Players Born on Aug 21, 1988
Player Pos Fantasy Avg. Played
Ben Tate RB 6.14 2010 - 2014
Players Who Share This Birthday (Aug 21)
Player Pos Year Born Played
John BurlesonOL 1909 1933
Angie BrovelliRB 1910 1933 - 1934
Tony BovaDL 1917 1942 - 1947
John TreadawayOL 1917 1948 - 1949
Tex WilliamsLB 1919 1942 - 1946
Fred Vant HullLB 1920 1942
Jim ReynoldsDB 1921 1946
Lowell WagnerRB 1923 1946 - 1955
Dick RifenburgWR 1926 1950
Bud McFadinOL 1928 1952 - 1965
Pete RetzlaffTE 1931 1956 - 1966
Joe MorrisonRB 1937 1959 - 1972
Dick StaffordDL 1940 1962 - 1963
John RoderickWR 1944 1966 - 1968
Al DoddDB 1945 1967 - 1974
Willie LanierLB 1945 1967 - 1977
Jeff LymanLB 1950 1972
Keith BestLB 1950 1972
Ray WerschingK 1950 1973 - 1987
Ray WaddyDB 1956 1979 - 1980
Mickey ShulerTE 1956 1978 - 1991
Phil Driscoll 1957
Edward O'Neal 1958
Gary HogeboomQB 1958 1980 - 1990
Jim McMahonQB 1959 1982 - 1996
Chris Jackson 1961
Chris BurkettWR 1962 1985 - 1993
Stein KossTE 1963 1987
Vince CarrekerDB 1963 1987
Mark HallDL 1965 1989 - 1990
Sammy MartinWR 1965 1988 - 1993
Andre BrownWR 1966 1989 - 1990
Tuineau AlipateLB 1967 1994 - 1995
Charlie YoungRB 1968 1973 - 1992
Steve EverittOL 1970 1993 - 2000
Mark HatfieldOL 1970 1995
Shayne EdgeP 1971 1996
Johnnie HarrisDB 1972 1999 - 2003
Akili SmithQB 1975 1999 - 2002
Reuben DroughnsRB 1978 2000 - 2008
Chris MasseyOL 1979 2002 - 2011
Ben NelsonWR 1979 2004
Kelley WashingtonWR 1979 2003 - 2010
John BeckQB 1981 2007 - 2012
Nick NovakK 1981 2005 - 2014
Adam KieftOL 1982 2005 - 2006
Kevin JonesRB 1982 2004 - 2009
Brandon PinderhughesDB 1982
C.J. BrooksOL 1982 2005 - 2006
Fabrizio ScacciaK 1984
Shonn GreeneRB 1985 2008 - 2014
Erik WaldenLB 1985 2008 - 2014
Dante HughesDB 1985 2007 - 2011
Daren StoneDB 1985 2007 - 2008
Rico MurrayDB 1987 2008 - 2011
Carson ButlerTE 1987 2008 - 2010
Steve PfahlerTE 1987 2010
Ben TateRB 1988 2010 - 2014
Titus YoungWR 1989 2011 - 2012
Jared CrickDL 1989 2012 - 2014
Nathan SlaughterWR 1992 2014
Mike EvansWR 1993 2014
Aug 21, 1988 Football Games
No Games Played
Top Fantasy Games on Aug 21, 1988
Player Pos Stats Fantasy Pnts.
No Fantasy Game Data
Top Fantasy Games on this Day (Aug 21)
Player Pos Stats Fantasy Pnts.
Jamaal Branch RB Aug 21, 2006 12.30
Tony Romo QB Aug 21, 2006 10.00
Terry Glenn WR Aug 21, 2006 9.55
Shaun Suisham K Aug 21, 2006 9.00
Miles Austin WR Aug 21, 2006 8.40
1988 Pro Football Champion
1988 Stat Leaders
Player Team Cat Stat
Dan Marino Miami Dolphins Passing Yds 4,434
Jim Everett Los Angeles Rams Passing Tds 31
Eric Dickerson Indianapolis Colts Rushing Yds 1,659
Greg Bell Los Angeles Rams Rushing Tds 16
Henry Ellard Los Angeles Rams Receiving Yds 1,414
Mark Clayton Miami Dolphins Receiving Tds 14
Al Toon New York Jets Receptions 93
Scott Norwood Buffalo Bills FGs Made 32
Jim Breech Cincinnati Bengals XPs Made 56
1988 Fantasy Leaders
Player Pos Team Fantasy Pnts.
Randall Cunningham QB Eagles 22.55
Dan Marino QB Dolphins 19.00
Jim Everett QB Rams 18.85
Warren Moon QB Oilers 18.74
Boomer Esiason QB Bengals 18.34
1988 Top Fantasy Games
1988 Top Draft Pick
Player Pos Team College
Aundray Bruce TE Atlanta Falcons Auburn
1988 Hall of Fame Class
Member Contribution
Jack Ham Player
Alan Page Player
Mike Ditka Player
Fred Biletnikoff Player
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