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Steve Van Buren

Stephen W. Van Buren

Position: HB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 200 lbs.

Born: December 28, 1920 in La Ceiba, Honduras
Died: August 25, 2012 in Lancaster, PA
High School: Warren Easton
College: LSU   (school history)
Drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 1st round (5th overall) of the 1944 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)
5-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 1965

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Steve Van Buren 1948 Touchdown Log

1948 Touchdown Log: Regular Season · Playoffs

10 Touchdowns

10 Rushing, 4 Go-Ahead, Long of 20 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Eagles10
Redskins4
Giants3
Bears1
Steelers1
Lions1
Road6
Home4
Sunday10
1st4
2nd2
3rd3
4th1
3 or fewer yards4
4-9 yards4
10-19 yards1
20-29 yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 3 1948-10-10 PHI NYG W 45-0 1 Rushing 1 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
2 4 1948-10-17 PHI @ WAS W 45-0 1 Rushing 1 Lead 7-0 Lead 14-0
3 4 1948-10-17 PHI @ WAS W 45-0 2 Rushing 3 Lead 17-0 Lead 24-0
4 4 1948-10-17 PHI @ WAS W 45-0 3 Rushing 7 Lead 31-0 Lead 38-0
5 5 1948-10-24 PHI CHI W 12-7 1 Rushing 8 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
6 6 1948-10-31 PHI @ PIT W 34-7 2 Rushing 20 Trail 3-7 Lead 10-7*
7 7 1948-11-07 PHI @ NYG W 35-14 3 Rushing 6 Lead 14-0 Lead 21-0
8 7 1948-11-07 PHI @ NYG W 35-14 4 Rushing 3 Lead 28-7 Lead 35-7
9 9 1948-11-21 PHI WAS W 42-21 1 Rushing 6 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*
10 12 1948-12-12 PHI DET W 45-21 3 Rushing 16 Lead 17-14 Lead 24-14

Playoffs

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 13 1948-12-19 PHI CRD W 7-0 4 Rushing 5 Tied 0-0 Lead 7-0*