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Merle Hapes

Merle Alison Hapes

Position: FB
Height: 5-10    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: May 9, 1919 in Garden Grove, CA
Died: July 18, 1994 in Biloxi, MS
High School: Garden Grove
College: Mississippi   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 1st round (8th overall) of the 1942 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)

Other SR Links: Minors at Baseball-Reference.com

Merle Hapes 1946 Touchdown Log

5 Touchdowns

5 Rushing, 3 Go-Ahead, Long of 17 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Giants5
Yanks3
Eagles1
Steelers1
Road3
Home2
Sunday3
Tuesday2
1st1
2nd3
4th1
3 or fewer yards2
4-9 yards2
10-19 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1946-10-01 NYG @ BOS W 17-0 1 Rushing 3 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 1 1946-10-01 NYG @ BOS W 17-0 4 Rushing 8 Lead 10-0 Lead 17-0
3 2 1946-10-06 NYG @ PIT W 17-14 2 Rushing 2 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
4 7 1946-11-10 NYG PHI W 45-17 2 Rushing 17 Lead 17-10 Lead 24-10
5 8 1946-11-17 NYG BOS T 28-28 2 Rushing 9 Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*