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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 (14418th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

Andy Farkas 1939 Touchdown Log

11 Touchdowns

5 Receiving, 5 Rushing, 1 Kickoff Return, 3 Go-Ahead, Long of 99 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Redskins11
Tigers5
Steelers3
Cardinals2
Packers1
Home6
Road5
Sunday11
1st3
2nd4
3rd3
4th1
3 or fewer yards1
4-9 yards1
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards6
Frank Filchock5

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1939-10-08 WAS BKN W 41-13 3 Receiving 44 Frank Filchock Lead 14-6 Lead 21-6
2 1939-10-08 WAS BKN W 41-13 4 Rushing - Lead 21-13 Lead 28-13
3 1939-10-15 WAS PIT W 44-14 2 Rushing 11 Trail 13-14 Lead 19-14*
4 1939-10-15 WAS PIT W 44-14 3 Receiving 99 Frank Filchock Lead 19-14 Lead 25-14
5 1939-10-22 WAS @ PIT W 21-14 1 Receiving 40 Frank Filchock Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
6 1939-10-29 WAS @ GNB L 14-24 2 Rushing 7 Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
7 1939-11-12 WAS @ BKN W 42-0 1 Kickoff Return 91 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
8 1939-11-12 WAS @ BKN W 42-0 2 Rushing 34 Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
9 1939-11-12 WAS @ BKN W 42-0 3 Rushing 2 Lead 21-0 Lead 28-0
10 1939-11-19 WAS CRD W 28-7 1 Receiving 80 Frank Filchock Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
11 1939-11-19 WAS CRD W 28-7 2 Receiving - Frank Filchock Lead 7-0 Lead 13-0
'-' indicates an unknown distance