Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  >  > 1945 Touchdown Log

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)

Jim Benton 1945 Touchdown Log

1945 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

8 Touchdowns

8 Receiving, 3 Go-Ahead, Long of 84 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Rams8
Cardinals2
Packers2
Bears1
Eagles1
Yanks1
Lions1
Road6
Home2
Sunday7
Thursday1
1st2
2nd3
3rd2
4th1
10-19 yards1
20-29 yards3
30 or more yards4
Bob Waterfield8

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1945-10-14 RAM @ GNB W 27-14 1 Receiving 17 Bob Waterfield* Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
2 4 1945-10-21 RAM @ CHI W 41-21 4 Receiving 21 Bob Waterfield* Lead 27-21 Lead 34-21
3 5 1945-10-28 RAM @ PHI L 14-28 2 Receiving 27 Bob Waterfield* Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
4 7 1945-11-11 RAM GNB W 20-7 1 Receiving 84 Bob Waterfield* Lead 14-7 Lead 20-7
5 8 1945-11-18 RAM @ CRD W 35-21 2 Receiving 21 Bob Waterfield* Lead 14-7 Lead 21-7
6 8 1945-11-18 RAM @ CRD W 35-21 3 Receiving 36 Bob Waterfield* Lead 21-14 Lead 28-14
7 9 1945-11-22 RAM @ DET W 28-21 2 Receiving 70 Bob Waterfield* Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
8 10 1945-12-02 RAM BOS W 20-7 3 Receiving 35 Bob Waterfield* Lead 13-7 Lead 20-7

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 11 1945-12-16 RAM WAS W 15-14 2 Receiving 37 Bob Waterfield* Trail 2-7 Lead 9-7*