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Elroy Hirsch

Elroy Leon Hirsch (Crazy Legs)

Position: E-HB-DE
Height: 6-2    Weight: 190 lbs.

Born: June 17, 1923 in Wausau, WI
Died: January 28, 2004 in Madison, WI
High School: Wausau
College: Wisconsin, Michigan   (school history)
Drafted by the Cleveland Rams in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1945 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
3-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1968

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Fine Details  · Last updated Jul 16, 2014 1:25PM
All-Time Rank: #182. Charlie Joiner… #183. Nick Buoniconti… #184. Calvin Hill… #185. ELROY HIRSCH… #186. Shaun Alexander… #187. Lenny Moore… #188. Rayfield Wright… 

Receiving & Rushing

Receiving Rushing
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G YScm RRTD Fmb AV
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 27 347 12.9 3 68 1.9 24.8 87 226 1 0 2.6 16.1 6.2 573 4 0
1947 24 CHR lh 5 4 10 282 28.2 3 76 2.0 56.4 23 51 1 0 2.2 10.2 4.6 333 4 0
1948 25 CHR e 5 3 7 101 14.4 1 0 1.4 20.2 23 93 0 0 4.0 18.6 4.6 194 1 0
1949 26 RAM e 12 3 22 326 14.8 4 48 1.8 27.2 68 287 1 51 4.2 23.9 5.7 613 5 4
1950 27 RAM RE 40 12 42 687 16.4 7 58 3.5 57.3 2 19 0 15 9.5 1.6 0.2 706 7 0
1951*+ 28 RAM RE 40 12 66 1495 22.7 17 91 5.5 124.6 1 3 0 3 3.0 0.3 0.1 1498 17 0
1952* 29 RAM RE 40 10 25 590 23.6 4 84 2.5 59.0 590 4 0
1953*+ 30 RAM LE 40 12 61 941 15.4 4 70 5.1 78.4 1 -6 0 -6 -6.0 -0.5 0.1 935 4 2
1954 31 RAM RH 40 12 35 720 20.6 3 66 2.9 60.0 1 6 0 6 6.0 0.5 0.1 726 3 1
1955 32 RAM RH 40 9 25 460 18.4 2 72 2.8 51.1 460 2 0
1956 33 RAM LE 40 12 35 603 17.2 6 76 2.9 50.3 603 6 0
1957 34 RAM LE 40 12 32 477 14.9 6 45 2.7 39.8 1 8 0 8 8.0 0.7 0.1 485 6 0
Career 127 22 387 7029 18.2 60 91 3.0 55.3 207 687 3 51 3.3 5.4 1.6 7716 63 7
9 yrs RAM 103 3 343 6299 18.4 53 91 3.3 61.2 74 317 1 51 4.3 3.1 0.7 6616 54 7
3 yrs CHR 24 19 44 730 16.6 7 76 1.8 30.4 133 370 2 0 2.8 15.4 5.5 1100 9 0

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
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 6 97 0 0 0
1948 25 CHR e 5 3 2 59 0 0 0
1949 26 RAM e 12 3 2 55 0 32 0 0 4 0 0 0
1950 27 RAM RE 40 12 4 28 0 23 0
1951*+ 28 RAM RE 40 12 0 0 1 3 0
1953*+ 30 RAM LE 40 12 0 2 1 0 0
1954 31 RAM RH 40 12 1 12 0 12 0 0 1 0 0 0
Career 127 22 15 251 0 32 0 0 7 2 3 0
9 yrs RAM 103 3 7 95 0 32 0 0 7 2 3 0
3 yrs CHR 24 19 8 156 0 0 0

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
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 17 235 1 0 13.8 14 384 1 88 27.4 1192
1947 24 CHR lh 5 4 2 24 0 0 12.0 6 172 0 0 28.7 529
1948 25 CHR e 5 3 2 27 0 0 13.5 1 10 0 10 10.0 231
Career 127 22 21 286 1 0 13.6 21 566 1 88 27.0 8568
9 yrs RAM 103 3 6616
3 yrs CHR 24 19 21 286 1 0 13.6 21 566 1 88 27.0 1952

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
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 12 20 60.0 156 1 5.0 2 10.0 0 7.8 4.3 13.0 11.1 61.7 0 0
1947 24 CHR lh 5 4 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0
1950 27 RAM RE 40 12 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6
Career 127 22 12 22 54.5 156 1 4.5 2 9.1 0 7.1 3.9 13.0 1.2 54.4 0 0
9 yrs RAM 103 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 39.6 0 0
3 yrs CHR 24 19 12 21 57.1 156 1 4.8 2 9.5 0 7.4 4.1 13.0 6.5 56.9 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.

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
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 1 0.0%
1950 27 RAM RE 40 12 5 5 100.0%
1951*+ 28 RAM RE 40 12 1 0.0%
1953*+ 30 RAM LE 40 12 5 4 80.0%
Career 127 22 12 9 75.0%
9 yrs RAM 103 3 11 9 81.8%
3 yrs CHR 24 19 1 0.0%

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
1946 23 CHR HB/KR/PR 14 12 1 3 1 1 6 36
1947 24 CHR lh 5 4 1 3 4 24
1948 25 CHR e 5 3 1 1 6
1949 26 RAM e 12 3 1 4 1 6 36
1950 27 RAM RE 40 12 7 7 5 47
1951*+ 28 RAM RE 40 12 17 17 102
1952* 29 RAM RE 40 10 4 4 24
1953*+ 30 RAM LE 40 12 4 4 4 28
1954 31 RAM RH 40 12 3 3 18
1955 32 RAM RH 40 9 2 2 12
1956 33 RAM LE 40 12 6 6 36
1957 34 RAM LE 40 12 6 6 36
Career 127 22 3 60 1 1 1 66 9 405
9 yrs RAM 103 3 1 53 1 55 9 339
3 yrs CHR 24 19 2 7 1 1 11 66

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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

All-Pro Teams