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Jim Benton

James Warren Benton

Position: E
Height: 6-3    Weight: 200 lbs.

Born: September 25, 1916 in Carthage, AR
Died: March 28, 2001 in Pine Bluff, AR
High School: Carthage, Pine Bluff
College: Arkansas   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Rams in the 2nd round (11th overall) of the 1938 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
1-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)


All-Pro

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1938 22 RAM LE 11 9 21 418 19.9 5 0 1.9 38.0 418 5 0
1939* 23 RAM LE 11 11 27 388 14.4 7 0 2.5 35.3 7 19 0 0 2.7 1.7 0.6 407 7 0
1940 24 RAM LE 10 5 22 351 16.0 3 0 2.2 35.1 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1 351 3 0
1942 26 RAM LE 9 7 23 345 15.0 1 45 2.6 38.3 345 1 0
1943 27 CHI LE 9 7 13 235 18.1 3 55 1.4 26.1 235 3 0
1944 28 RAM e 10 4 39 505 12.9 6 36 3.9 50.5 505 6 0
1945+ 29 RAM LE 9 4 45 1067 23.7 8 84 5.0 118.6 1067 8 2
1946+ 30 RAM e 11 4 63 981 15.6 6 57 5.7 89.2 981 6 1
1947 31 RAM e 11 4 35 511 14.6 6 43 3.2 46.5 511 6 1
Career 91 55 288 4801 16.7 45 84 3.2 52.8 8 19 0 0 2.4 0.2 0.1 4820 45 4
8 yrs RAM 82 48 275 4566 16.6 42 84 3.4 55.7 8 19 0 0 2.4 0.2 0.1 4585 42 4
1 yr CHI 9 7 13 235 18.1 3 55 1.4 26.1 235 3 0

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
1944 28 RAM e 10 4 2 4 0 3 2.0 509
1945+ 29 RAM LE 9 4 3 16 0 10 5.3 1083
Career 91 55 5 20 0 10 4.0 4840
8 yrs RAM 82 48 5 20 0 10 4.0 4605
1 yr CHI 9 7 235

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
1945+ 29 RAM LE 9 4 0 2 1 0 0
1946+ 30 RAM e 11 4 0 1 0 0 0
1947 31 RAM e 11 4 0 1 0 0 0
Career 91 55 0 4 1 0 2
8 yrs RAM 82 48 0 4 1 0 2
1 yr CHI 9 7

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1938 22 RAM LE 11 9 5 1 6 36
1939* 23 RAM LE 11 11 7 1 8 48
1940 24 RAM LE 10 5 3 3 18
1942 26 RAM LE 9 7 1 1 6
1943 27 CHI LE 9 7 3 3 18
1944 28 RAM e 10 4 6 1 7 42
1945+ 29 RAM LE 9 4 8 8 48
1946+ 30 RAM e 11 4 6 6 36
1947 31 RAM e 11 4 6 6 36
Career 91 55 45 2 1 48 288
8 yrs RAM 82 48 42 2 1 45 270
1 yr CHI 9 7 3 3 18

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams