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Alan Ameche

Alan Dante Ameche

Position: FB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 218 lbs.

Born: June 1, 1933 in Kenosha, WI
Died: August 8, 1988 in Houston, TX
High School: Mary Bradford
College: Wisconsin   (school history)    (Ameche college stats)
Drafted by the Baltimore Colts in the 1st round (3rd overall) of the 1955 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 3 (10218th overall since 1950)
4-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

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Alan Ameche 1956 Touchdown Log

8 Touchdowns

8 Rushing, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 3 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Colts8
Bears3
49ers2
Redskins1
Browns1
Rams1
Home6
Road2
Sunday8
1st3
2nd2
3rd3
3 or fewer yards8

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1956-09-30 BAL CHI W 28-21 3 Rushing 1 Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
2 1 1956-09-30 BAL CHI W 28-21 3 Rushing 1 Lead 21-7 Lead 28-7
3 4 1956-10-21 BAL @ CHI L 27-58 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
4 6 1956-11-11 BAL @ CLE W 21-7 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
5 8 1956-11-25 BAL RAM W 56-21 2 Rushing 1 Lead 21-7 Lead 28-7
6 9 1956-12-02 BAL SFO L 17-20 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
7 9 1956-12-02 BAL SFO L 17-20 3 Rushing 3 Lead 10-7 Lead 17-7
8 12 1956-12-23 BAL WAS W 19-17 2 Rushing 1 Trail 0-3 Lead 6-3*