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Howie Weiss

Howard William Weiss

Position: FB
Height: 6-0    Weight: 210 lbs.

Born: October 12, 1917 in Fort Atkinson, WI
Died: November 23, 1997 in Waukesha County, WI
High School: Fort Atkinson
College: Wisconsin   (school history)
Drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 3rd round (22nd overall) of the 1939 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 0 (14418th overall since 1950)

Howie Weiss 1940 Touchdown Log

4 Touchdowns

3 Rushing, 1 Fumble Recovery Return, 1 Go-Ahead, 2 Tying, Long of 78 yards
Team Opponent Location Day of Week Quarter Distance
Lions4
Cardinals2
Redskins1
Packers1
Home3
Road1
Saturday2
Sunday2
2nd1
3rd2
4th1
3 or fewer yards2
30 or more yards1

Regular Season

Rk G# Date Tm Opp Result Quarter Type Dist Quarterback Score Before Score After
1 4 1940-10-05 DET CRD W 43-14 2 Rushing 1 Trail 0-7 Tied 7-7
2 4 1940-10-05 DET CRD W 43-14 4 Rushing 1 Lead 27-14 Lead 34-14
3 6 1940-10-20 DET @ GNB W 23-14 3 Rushing - Trail 7-14 Tied 14-14
4 7 1940-10-27 DET WAS L 14-20 3 Fumble Recovery Return 78 Trail 7-13 Lead 14-13*
'-' indicates an unknown distance