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1960 Chicago Bears

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5-6-1, Finished 5th in NFL West Division  · 1960 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.0, Offense: -4.9, Defense: -3.0, SoS: 0.8, avg is 0.0.

Scored 194 points (16.2/g), 11th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 299 points (24.9/g), 11th.
 Differential of -105 points (-8.8/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 3.2-8.8.

Coach: George Halas (5-6-1)

Stadium: Wrigley Field
 Training Camp: St. Joseph's College (Rensselaer, Indiana)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Ed Brown 32 6 11 59 for 149, 1,079 yards, 7 td, 11 int, & 19 rushes for 89 yards and 2 td Chicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
FB Rick Casares 29 5 0 160 rushes for 566 yards, 5 td, & 8 catches for 64 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1954
LH Willie Galimore 25 3 0 74 rushes for 368 yards, 1 td, & 3 catches for 35 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 5th / 58th pick / 1956
RH Johnny Morris* 25 2 0 73 rushes for 417 yards, 3 td, & 20 catches for 224 yards and 3 td Chicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958
SE Angelo Coia 22 Rook 10 25 catches for 478 yards, 4 td, & 3 rushes for -4 yards and 0 td Chicago Bears / 20th / 237th pick / 1960
TE Jim Dooley 30 8 0 36 catches for 426 yards, 1 td Chicago Bears / 1st / 8th pick / 1952
LT Herman Lee 29 3 0 Chicago Bears / 23rd / 270th pick / 1954
LG Stan Jones* 29 6 0 Chicago Bears / 5th / 54th pick / 1953
C John Mellekas 27 4 0 Chicago Bears / 4th / 47th pick / 1956
RG Ted Karras 26 2 0
RT Stan Fanning 23 Rook 0 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 11th / 128th pick / 1960
 Defensive Starters
LDE Maury Youmans 24 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 9th / 105th pick / 1959
LDT Earl Leggett 27 3 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 1st / 13th pick / 1957
RDT Fred Williams 31 8 0 Chicago Bears / 5th / 56th pick / 1952
RDE Doug Atkins* 30 7 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 1st / 11th pick / 1953
LLB Joe Fortunato 30 5 0 Chicago Bears / 7th / 80th pick / 1952
MLB Bill George*+ 31 8 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1951
RLB Larry Morris 27 5 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 7th pick / 1955
LCB J.C. Caroline 27 4 0 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 7th / 82nd pick / 1956
RCB Erich Barnes 25 2 0 Chicago Bears / 4th / 42nd pick / 1958
LS Richie Petitbon 22 1 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 2nd / 21st pick / 1959
RS Charlie Sumner 30 5 0 Chicago Bears / 22nd / 258th pick / 1954
 Special Teams Starters
K John Aveni 25 1 0 7 of 16 field goals & 23 of 25 extra points Chicago Bears / 27th / 321st pick / 1959
P Ed Brown 32 6 11 56 punts for a 39.8 average, 2 blocked Chicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
PR Johnny Morris* 25 2 0 13 punt returns for a 5.8 average and 0 td Chicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958
KR Johnny Morris* 25 2 0 19 kick returns for a 20.2 average and 0 td Chicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
39 John Adams 23 12 0 235 6-3 UCLA,Los Angeles St. 11/28/1937 1 1 Chicago Bears / 5th / 57th pick / 1959
81 Doug Atkins* 30 RDE 12 0 257 6-8 Tennessee 5/8/1930 7 10 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 11th pick / 1953
89 John Aveni 25 K 12 0 212 6-3 Indiana 3/17/1935 1 1 Chicago Bears / 27th / 321st pick / 1959
24 Erich Barnes 25 RCB 12 0 201 6-2 Purdue 7/4/1935 2 5 Chicago Bears / 4th / 42nd pick / 1958
73 Bill Bishop 29 12 0 248 6-4 North Texas 5/8/1931 8 4 Chicago Bears / 8th / 90th pick / 1952
49 Charlie Bivins 22 12 0 212 6-1 Morris Brown 10/16/1938 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 7th / 79th pick / 1960
12 Zeke Bratkowski 29 qb 11 1 210 6-2 Georgia 10/20/1931 6 -2 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 17th pick / 1953
15 Ed Brown 32 P 12 11 200 6-2 San Francisco 10/26/1928 6 6 Chicago Bears / 6th / 68th pick / 1952
25 J.C. Caroline 27 LCB 12 0 185 6-0 Illinois 1/17/1933 4 7 Chicago Bears / 7th / 82nd pick / 1956
35 Rick Casares 29 FB 12 0 226 6-2 Florida 7/4/1931 5 5 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1954
46 Angelo Coia 22 SE 12 10 195 6-3 Citadel,USC 4/21/1938 Rook 5 Chicago Bears / 20th / 237th pick / 1960
60 Roger Davis 22 12 0 240 6-3 Syracuse 6/23/1938 Rook 3 Chicago Bears / 1st / 7th pick / 1960
88 Willard Dewveall 24 12 0 224 6-4 SMU 4/29/1936 1 8 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 18th pick / 1958
43 Jim Dooley 30 TE 12 0 198 6-4 Miami (FL) 2/8/1930 8 4 Chicago Bears / 1st / 8th pick / 1952
36 Merrill Douglas 24 12 0 204 6-0 Utah 3/15/1936 2 1 Chicago Bears / 6th / 65th pick / 1958
65 Stan Fanning 23 RT 12 0 270 6-7 Idaho 11/22/1937 Rook 5 Chicago Bears / 11th / 128th pick / 1960
84 Bo Farrington 24 6 0 217 6-3 Prairie View 1/18/1936 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 16th / 187th pick / 1960
31 Joe Fortunato 30 LLB 12 0 225 6-1 VMI,Mississippi St. 3/28/1930 5 6 Chicago Bears / 7th / 80th pick / 1952
28 Willie Galimore 25 LH 12 0 187 6-1 Florida A&M 3/30/1935 3 3 Chicago Bears / 5th / 58th pick / 1956
61 Bill George*+ 31 MLB 12 0 237 6-2 Wake Forest 10/27/1929 8 12 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1951
87 Harlon Hill 28 12 0 199 6-3 North Alabama 5/4/1932 6 1 Chicago Bears / 15th / 174th pick / 1954
78 Stan Jones* 29 LG 12 0 252 6-1 Maryland 11/24/1931 6 8 Chicago Bears / 5th / 54th pick / 1953
67 Ted Karras 26 RG 12 0 245 6-1 Indiana 1/31/1934 2 5
74 Bob Kilcullen 24 4 0 245 6-3 Texas Tech 5/13/1936 3 3 Chicago Bears / 8th / 96th pick / 1957
53 Ken Kirk 22 12 0 230 6-2 Mississippi 2/26/1938 Rook 4 Chicago Bears / 9th / 104th pick / 1960
54 Roger LeClerc 24 12 0 235 6-3 Trinity (CT) 10/1/1936 Rook 4 Chicago Bears / 15th / 177th pick / 1959
70 Herman Lee 29 LT 12 0 244 6-4 Florida A&M 8/29/1931 3 5 Chicago Bears / 23rd / 270th pick / 1954
71 Earl Leggett 27 LDT 12 0 265 6-3 LSU 3/5/1933 3 7 Chicago Bears / 1st / 13th pick / 1957
86 Pete Manning 23 6 0 208 6-3 Wake Forest 8/11/1937 Rook 3 Chicago Bears / 8th / 93rd pick / 1960
76 John Mellekas 27 C 12 0 255 6-3 Arizona 6/14/1933 4 5 Chicago Bears / 4th / 47th pick / 1956
47 Johnny Morris* 25 KR 12 0 180 5-10 California-Santa Barbara 9/26/1935 2 5 Chicago Bears / 12th / 137th pick / 1958
33 Larry Morris 27 RLB 12 0 226 6-2 Georgia Tech 12/10/1933 5 7 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 7th pick / 1955
17 Richie Petitbon 22 LS 12 0 206 6-3 Loyola (LA),Tulane 4/18/1938 1 6 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 21st pick / 1959
20 Justin Rowland 23 6 0 188 6-2 TCU 5/10/1937 Rook 3 Chicago Bears / 12th / 140th pick / 1959
29 Glenn Shaw 22 12 0 220 6-2 Kentucky 7/11/1938 Rook 0 Chicago Bears / 11th / 129th pick / 1960
26 Charlie Sumner 30 RS 12 0 194 6-1 William & Mary 10/19/1930 5 5 Chicago Bears / 22nd / 258th pick / 1954
63 Bob Wetoska 23 12 0 240 6-3 Notre Dame 8/22/1937 Rook 3 Washington Redskins / 5th / 49th pick / 1959
75 Fred Williams 31 RDT 12 0 249 6-4 Arkansas 2/8/1929 8 6 Chicago Bears / 5th / 56th pick / 1952
82 Maury Youmans 24 LDE 8 0 251 6-4 Syracuse 10/18/1936 Rook 6 Chicago Bears / 9th / 105th pick / 1959
48 Vic Zucco 25 12 0 187 6-0 Wayne State (MI),Michigan St. 9/4/1935 3 4 Chicago Bears / 5th / 60th pick / 1957
Team Total 25.9 12 222.6 6-2.5 3.0