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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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Elroy Hirsch 1949 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

4 Receiving, 1 Lateral, 1 Rushing, 3 Go-Ahead, 1 Tying, Long of 48 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
Rams6
Bears3
Lions3
Home3
Road3
Sunday4
Friday2
2nd4
4th2
4-9 yards3
10-19 yards2
30 or more yards1
Bob Waterfield3
Norm Van Brocklin1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1949-09-23 RAM DET W 27-24 2 Rushing 4 Trail 10-14 Lead 17-14*
2 1 1949-09-23 RAM DET W 27-24 4 Receiving 19 Norm Van Brocklin* Trail 17-24 Tied 24-24
3 3 1949-10-09 RAM @ CHI W 31-16 2 Receiving 14 Bob Waterfield* Trail 10-16 Lead 17-16*
4 3 1949-10-09 RAM @ CHI W 31-16 4 Lateral 5 Lead 24-16 Lead 31-16
5 4 1949-10-16 RAM @ DET W 21-10 2 Receiving 48 Bob Waterfield* Trail 0-10 Trail 7-10
6 6 1949-10-30 RAM CHI W 27-24 2 Receiving 4 Bob Waterfield* Tied 3-3 Lead 10-3*