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Andy Farkas

Andrew Geza Farkas

Position: FB-HB-WB
Height: 5-10    Weight: 189 lbs.

Born: May 2, 1916 in Clay Center, OH
Died: April 10, 2001 in Traverse City, MI
High School: Central Catholic
College: Detroit Mercy   (school history)
Drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1938 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14415th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)


All-Pro

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
1938 22 WAS FB 9 4 75 315 6 53 4.2 35.0 8.3 9 66 7.3 0 21 1.0 7.3 381 6 0
1939*+ 23 WAS FB 11 7 139 547 5 0 3.9 49.7 12.6 16 437 27.3 5 99 1.5 39.7 984 10 0
1940 24 WAS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0 0 0
1941 25 WAS fb/KR 11 2 85 224 2 10 2.6 20.4 7.7 12 77 6.4 0 44 1.1 7.0 301 2 0
1942*+ 26 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 125 468 3 22 3.7 46.8 12.5 11 143 13.0 2 35 1.1 14.3 611 5 0
1943 27 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 110 327 5 36 3.0 32.7 11.0 19 202 10.6 4 55 1.9 20.2 529 9 0
1944 28 WAS KR/LH 10 6 21 85 0 20 4.0 8.5 2.1 4 29 7.3 0 12 0.4 2.9 114 0 0
1945 29 DET KR/WB 8 3 31 137 0 27 4.4 17.1 3.9 9 132 14.7 2 29 1.1 16.5 269 2 1
Career 70 38 587 2103 21 53 3.6 30.0 8.4 80 1086 13.6 13 99 1.1 15.5 3189 34 1
7 yrs WAS 62 35 556 1966 21 53 3.5 31.7 9.0 71 954 13.4 11 99 1.1 15.4 2920 32 0
1 yr DET 8 3 31 137 0 27 4.4 17.1 3.9 9 132 14.7 2 29 1.1 16.5 269 2 1

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 25 WAS fb/KR 11 2 14 152 1 59 10.9 6 105 0 0 17.5 558
1942*+ 26 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 16 219 0 51 13.7 4 206 1 95 51.5 1036
1943 27 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 15 168 0 33 11.2 9 279 0 84 31.0 976
1944 28 WAS KR/LH 10 6 7 91 0 22 13.0 11 229 0 35 20.8 434
1945 29 DET KR/WB 8 3 7 101 0 32 14.4 8 165 0 44 20.6 535
Career 70 38 59 731 1 59 12.4 38 984 2 95 25.9 4904
7 yrs WAS 62 35 52 630 1 59 12.1 30 819 2 95 27.3 4369
1 yr DET 8 3 7 101 0 32 14.4 8 165 0 44 20.6 535

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
1940 24 WAS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
1941 25 WAS fb/KR 11 2 4 27 0 26 0
1942*+ 26 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 3 26 0 18 0
1944 28 WAS KR/LH 10 6 3 31 0 21 0
1945 29 DET KR/WB 8 3 0 1 2 -4 0
Career 70 38 11 84 0 26 0 0 1 2 -4 0
7 yrs WAS 62 35 11 84 0 26 0
1 yr DET 8 3 0 1 2 -4 0

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
1938 22 WAS FB 9 4 1 1 100.0%
1939*+ 23 WAS FB 11 7 1 0.0% 3 2 66.7%
1942*+ 26 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 3 3 100.0%
Career 70 38 1 0.0% 7 6 85.7%

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 WAS FB 9 4 6 6 1 37
1939*+ 23 WAS FB 11 7 5 5 1 11 2 68
1941 25 WAS fb/KR 11 2 2 1 3 18
1942*+ 26 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 3 2 1 6 3 39
1943 27 WAS FB/KR/PR 10 8 5 4 9 54
1945 29 DET KR/WB 8 3 2 2 12
Career 70 38 21 13 1 2 37 6 228
7 yrs WAS 62 35 21 11 1 2 35 6 216
1 yr DET 8 3 2 2 12

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams