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Billy Hillenbrand

William Frank Hillenbrand

Position: HB-BB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 188 lbs.

Born: March 29, 1922 in Armstrong, IN
Died: July 17, 1994 in Indianapolis, IN
High School: Memorial
College: Indiana   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1944 NFL Draft.

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

Billy Hillenbrand 1946 Touchdown Log

8 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 2 Rushing, 1 Punt Return, 1 Kickoff Return, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 88 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Hornets8
Bills3
Yankees2
Dons1
Dodgers1
Browns1
Home6
Road2
Wednesday3
Saturday2
Sunday2
Friday1
1st2
2nd2
3rd2
4th2
20-29 yards1
30 or more yards7
Bob Hoernschemeyer3
Elroy Hirsch1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1946-09-13 CHR CLE L 6-20 4 Rushing 35 Trail 0-20 Trail 6-20
2 3 1946-09-25 CHR BUF W 38-35 2 Receiving 51 Bob Hoernschemeyer Tied 7-7 Lead 14-7*
3 3 1946-09-25 CHR BUF W 38-35 3 Rushing 34 Tied 14-14 Lead 21-14*
4 3 1946-09-25 CHR BUF W 38-35 4 Punt Return 68 Trail 21-35 Trail 28-35
5 5 1946-10-05 CHR LAD L 9-21 1 Kickoff Return 88 Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
6 9 1946-11-02 CHR BDA L 14-21 2 Receiving 40 Elroy Hirsch* Trail 0-14 Trail 7-14
7 12 1946-11-24 CHR @ NYY W 38-28 1 Receiving 27 Bob Hoernschemeyer Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
8 12 1946-11-24 CHR @ NYY W 38-28 3 Receiving 62 Bob Hoernschemeyer Trail 10-21 Trail 17-21