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Tuffy Leemans

Alphonse Emil Leemans

Position: FB-TB-DB-QB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 195 lbs.

Born: November 12, 1912 in Superior, WI
Died: January 19, 1979 in Hillsboro Beach, FL
High School: Central
College: Oregon, George Washington   (school history)
Drafted by the New York Giants in the 2nd round (18th overall) of the 1936 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
2-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1978, finalist in 1970

Tuffy Leemans 1938 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 2 Go-Ahead, Long of 75 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Giants4
Cardinals1
Packers1
Eagles1
Steelers1
Home3
Road1
Sunday4
1st1
2nd1
3rd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards2
4-9 yards1
30 or more yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1938-09-11 NYG @ PIT W 27-14 1 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Trail 6-7
2 5 1938-10-16 NYG PHI W 17-7 2 Rushing 3 Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
3 7 1938-11-06 NYG CRD W 6-0 4 Rushing 5 Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
4 9 1938-11-20 NYG GNB W 15-3 3 Rushing 75 Trail 2-3 Lead 9-3*