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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)

Jim Benton 1947 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

6 Receiving, Long of 32 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Rams6
Lions3
Bears2
Steelers1
Home4
Road2
Sunday5
Monday1
1st1
2nd2
3rd2
4th1
10-19 yards2
20-29 yards3
30 or more yards1
Jim Hardy4
Bob Waterfield2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1947-09-29 RAM @ PIT W 48-7 2 Receiving 11 Bob Waterfield* Lead 13-7 Lead 20-7
2 3 1947-10-12 RAM @ DET W 27-13 1 Receiving 26 Bob Waterfield* Lead 7-0 Lead 13-0
3 8 1947-11-16 RAM CHI L 21-41 3 Receiving 32 Jim Hardy Trail 7-20 Trail 14-20
4 8 1947-11-16 RAM CHI L 21-41 4 Receiving 11 Jim Hardy Trail 14-34 Trail 21-34
5 9 1947-11-23 RAM DET W 28-17 2 Receiving 27 Jim Hardy Lead 14-10 Lead 21-10
6 9 1947-11-23 RAM DET W 28-17 3 Receiving 23 Jim Hardy Lead 21-10 Lead 28-10