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Tony Canadeo

Anthony Robert Canadeo (The Gray Ghost of Gonzaga)

Position: HB-TB-FB-DB
Height: 5-11    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: May 5, 1919 in Chicago, IL
Died: November 29, 2003 in Green Bay, WI
High School: Steinmetz
College: Gonzaga   (school history)
Drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 9th round (77th overall) of the 1941 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14415th overall since 1950)
1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1974, finalist in 1971, 1972, 1973

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Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 43 137 3 16 3.2 15.2 4.8 137 3 0
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 89 272 3 50 3.1 24.7 8.1 10 66 6.6 0 15 0.9 6.0 338 3 0
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 94 489 3 35 5.2 48.9 9.4 3 31 10.3 2 13 0.3 3.1 520 5 0
1944 25 GNB 3 0 31 149 0 34 4.8 49.7 10.3 1 12 12.0 0 12 0.3 4.0 161 0 0
1946 27 GNB KR/TB 11 5 122 476 0 27 3.9 43.3 11.1 2 25 12.5 0 15 0.2 2.3 501 0 3
1947 28 GNB KR/LH 12 6 103 464 2 35 4.5 38.7 8.6 464 2 0
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 123 589 4 49 4.8 49.1 10.3 9 81 9.0 0 32 0.8 6.8 670 4 5
1949 30 GNB LH 12 12 208 1052 4 54 5.1 87.7 17.3 3 -2 -0.7 0 3 0.3 -0.2 1050 4 6
1950 31 GNB FB 3 12 93 247 4 15 2.7 20.6 7.8 10 54 5.4 0 20 0.8 4.5 301 4 4
1951 32 GNB LH 3 12 54 131 1 15 2.4 10.9 4.5 22 226 10.3 2 46 1.8 18.8 357 3 2
1952 33 GNB LH 3 12 65 191 2 35 2.9 15.9 5.4 9 86 9.6 1 21 0.8 7.2 277 3 4
Career 116 49 1025 4197 26 54 4.1 36.2 8.8 69 579 8.4 5 46 0.6 5.0 4776 31 24

Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 4 16 25.0 54 2 12.5 0 0.0 18 3.4 5.9 13.5 6.0 80.7
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 24 59 40.7 310 3 5.1 4 6.8 36 5.3 3.2 12.9 28.2 46.6 0 0
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 56 129 43.4 875 9 7.0 12 9.3 51 6.8 4.0 15.6 87.5 51.0 0 0
1944 25 GNB 3 0 9 20 45.0 89 0 0.0 0 0.0 17 4.5 4.5 9.9 29.7 58.1 0 0
1946 27 GNB KR/TB 11 5 7 27 25.9 189 1 3.7 3 11.1 51 7.0 2.7 27.0 17.2 29.0 0 0
1947 28 GNB KR/LH 12 6 3 8 37.5 101 1 12.5 1 12.5 38 12.6 9.5 33.7 8.4 85.4 0 0
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 2 8 25.0 24 0 0.0 0 0.0 15 3.0 3.0 12.0 2.0 39.6 0 0
1952 33 GNB LH 3 12 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0
Career 116 49 105 268 39.2 1642 16 6.0 20 7.5 51 6.1 4.0 15.6 14.2 49.1 0 0

Comeback and game-winning drive numbers are based on research by Scott Kacsmar, as described in parts I, II, and III on the blog.

Advanced Passing

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS QBrec Att Y/A+ NY/A+ AY/A+ ANY/A+ Cmp%+ TD%+ Int%+ Sack%+ Rate+
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 59 91 102 88 100 124 102
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 129 105 107 98 106 105 105
Career 116 49 268

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
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 4 26 0 10 6.5 4 110 0 55 27.5 273
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 7 76 0 26 10.9 6 137 0 35 22.8 551
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 8 93 0 22 11.6 10 242 0 43 24.2 855
1944 25 GNB 3 0 1 4 0 4 4.0 1 12 0 12 12.0 177
1946 27 GNB KR/TB 11 5 6 76 0 22 12.7 6 163 0 38 27.2 740
1947 28 GNB KR/LH 12 6 10 111 0 24 11.1 15 312 0 35 20.8 887
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 4 55 0 20 13.8 9 166 0 28 18.4 891
1949 30 GNB LH 12 12 2 20 0 12 10.0 1070
1950 31 GNB FB 3 12 5 68 0 21 13.6 16 411 0 48 25.7 780
1951 32 GNB LH 3 12 4 101 0 48 25.3 458
1952 33 GNB LH 3 12 1 4 0 4 4.0 2 62 0 40 31.0 343
Career 116 49 46 513 0 26 11.2 75 1736 0 55 23.1 7025

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 10 405 62 0 40.5
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 18 645 47 0 35.8
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 3 102 39 0 34.0
1944 25 GNB 3 0 13 479 46 0 36.8
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 1 38 38 0 38.0
Career 116 49 45 1669 62 0 37.1

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
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 2 30 0 22 0
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 1 35 0 35 0
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 2 15 0 15 0
1946 27 GNB KR/TB 11 5 1 23 0 23 0 0 3 0 0 0
1947 28 GNB KR/LH 12 6 0 0 1 2 0
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 3 26 0 25 0 0 5 0 0 0
1949 30 GNB LH 12 12 0 6 1 0 0
1950 31 GNB FB 3 12 0 4 2 0 0
1951 32 GNB LH 3 12 0 2 0 0 0
1952 33 GNB LH 3 12 0 4 1 0 0
Career 116 49 9 129 0 35 0 0 24 5 2 0

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
1941 22 GNB KR 9 4 3 3 18
1942 23 GNB tb 11 5 3 3 18
1943+ 24 GNB KR/TB 10 8 3 2 5 30
1947 28 GNB KR/LH 12 6 2 2 12
1948 29 GNB LH 12 9 4 4 24
1949 30 GNB LH 12 12 4 4 24
1950 31 GNB FB 3 12 4 4 24
1951 32 GNB LH 3 12 1 2 3 18
1952 33 GNB LH 3 12 2 1 3 18
Career 116 49 26 5 31 186

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams