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Hugh McElhenny

Hugh Edward McElhenny Jr. (The King)

Position: HB
Height: 6-1    Weight: 195 lbs.

Born: December 31, 1928 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: George Washington
College: Washington   (school history)    (McElhenny college stats)
Drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 1st round (9th overall) of the 1952 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 20 (4651st overall since 1950)
6-time Pro Bowler & 2-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1970

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Hugh McElhenny 1955 Touchdown Log

6 Touchdowns

4 Rushing, 2 Receiving, 1 Go-Ahead, Long of 55 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance Quarterback
49ers6
Colts2
Rams2
Bears1
Lions1
Home4
Road2
Sunday6
1st2
2nd2
3rd1
4th1
3 or fewer yards3
10-19 yards1
30 or more yards2
Y.A. Tittle2

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 1 1955-09-25 SFO RAM L 14-23 4 Receiving 42 Y.A. Tittle* Trail 7-23 Trail 14-23
2 3 1955-10-09 SFO @ CHI W 20-19 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 6-0*
3 6 1955-10-30 SFO DET W 38-21 1 Rushing 1 Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
4 7 1955-11-06 SFO @ RAM L 14-27 2 Receiving 55 Y.A. Tittle* Lead 7-3 Lead 14-3
5 12 1955-12-11 SFO BAL W 35-24 2 Rushing 13 Lead 21-3 Lead 28-3
6 12 1955-12-11 SFO BAL W 35-24 3 Rushing 1 Lead 28-3 Lead 35-3