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1940 Chicago Bears

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8-3-0, Finished 1st in NFL West Division  · 1940 NFL Season Summary

Scored 238 points (21.6/g), 2nd of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 152 points (13.8/g), 4th.
 Differential of 86 points (7.8/g), 2nd.  Expected W-L: 8.2-2.8.

Coach: George Halas (8-3-0)

Stadium: Wrigley Field
 Training Camp: St. John's Military Academy (Delafield, Wisconsin)


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Rnd Pick Tm Player Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 7 CHI Bulldog Turner HOF C 13 1940 1952 7 4 12 0 138 1 48 1 1 2 0 Hardin-Simmons
3 22 CHI Ken Kavanaugh E 8 1940 1950 0 2 5 0 90 162 3626 50 LSU
5 37 CHI Ed Kolman T 6 1940 1949 0 3 2 0 66 Temple
6 47 CHI John Woudenberg T 7 1940 1949 0 1 6 0 83 1 -1 0 Denver
7 57 CHI Len Akin G 1 1942 1942 0 0 0 0 11 Baylor
8 67 CHI Jim Fordham FB 2 1944 1945 0 0 2 0 19 118 534 5 5 47 0 Georgia
9 77 CHI Hampton Pool E 5 1940 1946 0 2 0 0 37 38 903 11 Stanford
10 87 CHI Tom Pace B 0 0 0 Utah
11 97 CHI Lee Artoe T 7 1940 1948 1 3 7 0 84 California
12 107 CHI Bill McCubbin E 0 0 0 Kentucky
13 117 CHI Harry Clarke HB 7 1940 1948 1 2 2 0 74 0 4 0 0 3 390 1711 10 51 1022 11 West Virginia
14 127 CHI Frank Crisci T 0 0 0 Case Western Reserve
15 137 CHI Sherm Barnes E 0 0 0 Baylor
16 147 CHI Al Christianson B 0 0 0 Knox
17 157 CHI Wilbur White T 0 0 0 Bradley
18 167 CHI Ralph Schlosser C 0 0 0 Gonzaga
19 177 CHI John Popov B 0 0 0 Cincinnati
20 187 CHI Young Bussey QB 1 1941 1941 0 1 0 0 10 13 40 353 5 3 13 -27 0 LSU
21 192 CHI Ray McLean HB 8 1940 1947 0 2 1 0 76 152 412 5 103 2232 21 St. Anselm
22 197 CHI Walt Kichefski E 4 1940 1944 0 0 2 0 43 30 411 1 Miami (FL)