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1950 Baltimore Colts

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1-11-0, Finished 7th in NFL National Division  · 1950 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -21.8, Offense: -6.0, Defense: -15.8, SoS: -1.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 213 points (17.8/g), 11th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 462 points (38.5/g), 13th.
 Differential of -249 points (-20.8/g), 13th.  Expected W-L: 1.7-10.3.

Coach: Clem Crowe (1-11-0)

Stadium: Memorial Stadium (Baltimore)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Y.A. Tittle 24 2 7 161 for 315, 1,884 yards, 8 td, 19 int, & 20 rushes for 77 yards and 2 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 6th pick / 1948
FB Jim Spavital 24 1 7 58 rushes for 246 yards, 2 td, & 21 catches for 238 yards and 1 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 11th pick / 1948
LH Chet Mutryn 29 4 0 108 rushes for 355 yards, 2 td, & 36 catches for 379 yards and 2 td Phi/Pit Eagles/Steelers / 20th / 182nd pick / 1943
RH Rip Collins 24 1 9 69 rushes for 101 yards, 0 td, & 19 catches for 295 yards and 0 td New York Bulldogs / 6th / 53rd pick / 1949
LE Paul Salata 24 1 6 45 catches for 572 yards, 2 td
LT Ernie Blandin 31 4 11 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 33rd pick / 1942
LG Bill Murray 24 Rook 11 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 4th / 41st pick / 1950
C Joel Williams 24 2 12 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 22nd / 198th pick / 1948
RG Ken Cooper 27 1 8 Green Bay Packers / 15th / 143rd pick / 1949
RT Barry French 28 3 11 Chicago Bears / 19th / 194th pick / 1944
RE Hal Crisler 27 4 5 19 catches for 307 yards, 5 td
 Defensive Starters
LDE Bob Jensen 25 2 0 Boston Yanks / 13th / 109th pick / 1948
LDT Don Colo 25 Rook 1 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 28th pick / 1950
MG Sisto Averno 25 Rook 3
RDT Art Donovan 25 Rook 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered New York Giants / 22nd / 204th pick / 1947
RDE Bob Oristaglio 26 1 3 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
LLB Ed King 25 2 0
MLB Rex Grossman 26 2 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 29th / 273rd pick / 1948
RLB George Buksar 24 1 2 6 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 10th / 94th pick / 1949
LDH Herb Rich 22 Rook 0 3 interceptions, 5 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 6th / 67th pick / 1950
RDH Chick Maggioli 28 2 0 8 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 11th / 99th pick / 1946
S Ernie Zalejski 25 Rook 0 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 5th / 62nd pick / 1950
 Special Teams Starters
K Rex Grossman 26 2 0 0 of 3 field goals & 16 of 19 extra points Philadelphia Eagles / 29th / 273rd pick / 1948
P Adrian Burk 23 Rook 5 81 punts for a 40.0 average, 1 blocked Baltimore Colts / 1st / 2nd pick / 1950
PR Herb Rich 22 Rook 0 12 punt returns for a 23.0 average and 1 td Baltimore Colts / 6th / 67th pick / 1950
KR Chet Mutryn 29 4 0 19 kick returns for a 21.5 average and 0 td Phi/Pit Eagles/Steelers / 20th / 182nd pick / 1943

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
32 Sisto Averno 25 MG 12 3 235 5-11 Muhlenberg 5/12/1925 Rook
64 George Blanda 23 1 0 215 6-2 Kentucky 9/17/1927 1 Chicago Bears / 12th / 119th pick / 1949
41 Ernie Blandin 31 LT 12 11 248 6-4 Tulane 6/21/1919 4 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 33rd pick / 1942
73 Hardy Brown 26 4 0 193 6-0 SMU,Tulsa 5/8/1924 2 New York Giants / 12th / 104th pick / 1947
77 George Buksar 24 RLB 9 2 206 6-0 Purdue,San Francisco 8/12/1926 1 Los Angeles Rams / 10th / 94th pick / 1949
68 Adrian Burk 23 P 12 5 190 6-2 Baylor 12/14/1927 Rook Baltimore Colts / 1st / 2nd pick / 1950
78 Leon Campbell 23 fb 3 2 199 6-0 Arkansas 7/1/1927 Rook Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 15th pick / 1950
88 Rip Collins 24 RH 12 9 190 6-0 LSU 11/9/1926 1 New York Bulldogs / 6th / 53rd pick / 1949
45 Don Colo 25 LDT 12 1 252 6-3 Brown 1/5/1925 Rook Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 28th pick / 1950
33 Ken Cooper 27 RG 12 8 205 6-1 Vanderbilt 2/26/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 15th / 143rd pick / 1949
56 Hal Crisler 27 RE 10 5 215 6-4 San Jose St.,Iowa St. 12/31/1923 4
49 Art Donovan 25 RDT 12 0 263 6-2 Notre Dame,Boston Col. 6/5/1925 Rook New York Giants / 22nd / 204th pick / 1947
64 Frank Filchock 34 1 0 193 5-10 Indiana 10/18/1916 12 Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 14th pick / 1938
53 Arthur Fletcher 26 1 0 215 6-3 Washburn 12/22/1924 Rook
35 Barry French 28 RT 12 11 225 6-0 Purdue 2/12/1922 3 Chicago Bears / 19th / 194th pick / 1944
74 Rex Grossman 26 K 8 0 215 6-1 Indiana 2/5/1924 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 29th / 273rd pick / 1948
47 Jon Jenkins 24 3 0 225 6-2 Dartmouth 6/17/1926 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 91st pick / 1949
54 Bob Jensen 25 LDE 9 0 220 6-2 Iowa St. 12/29/1925 2 Boston Yanks / 13th / 109th pick / 1948
34 Ed King 25 LLB 12 0 217 6-0 Boston Col. 5/11/1925 2
72 Veto Kissell 23 11 0 205 5-10 Holy Cross 6/13/1927 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 17th / 165th pick / 1949
86 Bob Livingstone 28 11 0 173 6-0 Notre Dame 5/11/1922 2 Chicago Bears / 22nd / 225th pick / 1945
80 Chick Maggioli 28 RDH 8 0 178 5-11 Indiana,Notre Dame,Illinois 5/17/1922 2 Washington Redskins / 11th / 99th pick / 1946
83 Geno Mazzanti 21 4 0 190 5-11 Arkansas 4/1/1929 Rook Baltimore Colts / 26th / 327th pick / 1950
30 Bill Murray 24 LG 12 11 240 6-2 Purdue 7/16/1926 Rook Baltimore Colts / 4th / 41st pick / 1950
81 Chet Mutryn 29 KR 12 0 179 5-9 Xavier (OH) 3/12/1921 4 Phi/Pit Eagles/Steelers / 20th / 182nd pick / 1943
28 Robert Nelson 30 3 0 214 6-1 Baylor 1/30/1920 9 Detroit Lions / 5th / 35th pick / 1941
55 John North 29 e 4 3 199 6-2 Vanderbilt 6/17/1921 2 Washington Redskins / 6th / 51st pick / 1945
52 Bob Nowaskey 32 9 0 205 6-0 George Washington 2/3/1918 10 Cleveland Rams / 7th / 55th pick / 1940
57 Bob Oristaglio 26 RDE 12 3 214 6-2 Pennsylvania 4/6/1924 1
59 Jim Owens 23 e 9 4 205 6-3 Oklahoma 3/6/1927 Rook Pittsburgh Steelers / 23rd / 225th pick / 1949
84 Bob Perina 29 1 0 205 6-1 Princeton 1/16/1921 4
87 Herb Rich 22 LDH 12 0 181 5-11 Vanderbilt 10/7/1928 Rook Baltimore Colts / 6th / 67th pick / 1950
51 Paul Salata 24 LE 7 6 191 6-2 USC 10/17/1926 1
37 John Schweder 23 g 11 3 224 6-1 Pennsylvania 12/23/1927 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 25th / 251st pick / 1949
83 Frank Spaniel 22 hb 6 1 185 5-10 Notre Dame 5/21/1928 Rook Washington Redskins / 5th / 58th pick / 1950
76 Jim Spavital 24 FB 11 7 210 6-1 Oklahoma St. 9/15/1926 1 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 11th pick / 1948
53 Art Spinney 23 g 2 1 230 6-0 Boston Col. 11/8/1927 Rook Baltimore Colts / 15th / 184th pick / 1950
82 Billy Stone 25 hb 8 2 191 6-0 Bradley 10/25/1925 1 Chicago Cardinals / 12th / 120th pick / 1949
63 Y.A. Tittle 24 QB 12 7 192 6-0 LSU 10/24/1926 2 Detroit Lions / 1st / 6th pick / 1948
22 Joel Williams 24 C 12 12 220 6-1 La-Lafayette,Texas 3/18/1926 2 Washington Redskins / 22nd / 198th pick / 1948
89 Ernie Zalejski 25 S 11 0 185 6-0 Notre Dame 11/23/1925 Rook Chicago Bears / 5th / 62nd pick / 1950
Team Total 25.6 12 208.2 6-0.7 1.9