Walter Payton Awards Watch 2005
List of 2005 candidates
#12 Joel Sambursky , QBJoel                           Sambursky
Southern Illinois Salukis
SR       6-0 , 195
Season stats
Passing StatsRushing Stats
2at SE Missouri33202762121608W 58-23
3vs. UNION86161202000W 82-7
4at Western Mich3015241228-240-3L 34-28
6vs. Missouri State25182443011310.3W 30-23
7at Western Ill2111192119-40-0.4W 34-24
8vs. Illinois State28161802181802.2L 61-35
9at Indiana State24192203071201.7W 42-20
10at Western Ky1914159027600.9W 31-20
11vs. Youngstown St2617235307-50-0.7W 31-17
12at Northern Iowa2922253206-140-2.3L 25-24
13vs. North Dakota St2818135005-80-1.6W 9-0
14at Eastern Ill21151890051503W 21-6
15at Appalachian State38192202213700.5L 38-24
QB Rating: 149.0364
Joel                           Sambursky                Sambursky has been the catalyst behind the Salukis’ rise to prominence with 36 consecutive starts and a 24-12 career record as a three-year starter. After a 4-8 season in 2002, he led the Salukis to 10-2 marks in each of the last two campaigns. Sambursky’s numbers have improved every year, as he threw 19 touchdowns and only five interceptions a season ago and finished with a 163.04 passer rating.