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1947 Chicago Rockets

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1-13-0, Finished 4th in AAFC West Division  · 1947 AAFC Season Summary

Scored 263 points (18.8/g), 6th of 8 in the AAFC. Allowed 425 points (30.4/g), 8th.
 Differential of -162 points (-11.6/g), 7th.  Expected W-L: 3.4-10.6.

Coach: Jim Crowley (0-10-0) and Hampton Pool (1-3-0)

 Training Camp: Walsh Field (Two Rivers, Wisconsin)

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing Penalties
PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD Pen Yds 1stPy
Team Stats 263 3878 742 5.2 52 26 155 157 341 2358 23 26 6.9 75 401 1520 9 3.8 69 38 264 11
Opp. Stats 425 4958 852 5.8 39 20 200 140 288 2206 20 19 7.7 76 564 2752 34 4.9 116 72 610 8
Lg Rank Offense 6 6 8 8 7 2 2 3 8 5 8 7 7 6
Lg Rank Defense 8 8 3 3 8 4 6 5 4 6 7 8 8 7

Team Games & Schedule

Score Offense Defense
Week Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Fri August 29 boxscore L 0-1 Los Angeles Dons 21 24 12 304 175 129 2 13 279 140 139 2
2 Fri September 5 boxscore L 0-2 @ New York Yankees 26 48 8 221 102 119 2 11 381 146 235 2
3 Sun September 14 boxscore L 0-3 @ Buffalo Bills 20 28 16 330 175 155 3 11 265 102 163 2
4 Fri September 19 boxscore L 0-4 Buffalo Bills 14 31 9 245 162 83 1 15 448 304 144 2
5 Fri September 26 boxscore L 0-5 Cleveland Browns 21 41 9 322 195 127 10 14 395 163 232 4
6 Fri October 3 boxscore L 0-6 Brooklyn Dodgers 31 35 17 414 212 202 3 16 319 63 256
7 Sun October 12 boxscore L 0-7 @ San Francisco 49ers 28 42 7 309 273 36 8 16 357 116 241 5
8 Sun October 19 boxscore L 0-8 @ Cleveland Browns 28 31 17 365 260 105 2 16 456 297 159 2
9 Fri October 24 boxscore L 0-9 New York Yankees 7 28 4 132 152 -20 2 16 457 62 395 2
10 Fri October 31 boxscore L 0-10 @ Brooklyn Dodgers 3 7 11 207 47 160 2 9 200 88 112 1
11 Fri November 7 boxscore W 1-10 Baltimore Colts 27 21 7 201 53 148 1 17 348 274 74 2
13 Fri November 21 boxscore L 1-11 San Francisco 49ers 16 41 15 287 170 117 3 16 432 213 219 3
14 Sun November 30 boxscore L 1-12 @ Baltimore Colts 7 14 13 315 239 76 5 17 318 109 209 5
15 Sun December 7 boxscore L 1-13 @ Los Angeles Dons 14 34 8 213 137 76 4 13 314 131 183 4

Passing

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
Sam Vacanti 25 QB 13 8 96 225 42.7 1571 16 7.1 16 7.1 0 7.0 5.2 16.4 120.8 60.8 0 0
Al Dekdebrun 26 qb 12 5 45 75 60.0 556 5 6.7 7 9.3 0 7.4 4.5 12.4 46.3 66.3 0 0
Bob Hoernschemeyer 22 b 2 2 9 22 40.9 143 1 4.5 0 0.0 0 6.5 7.4 15.9 71.5 78.4 0 0
Angelo Bertelli 26 1 0 2 7 28.6 -5 0 0.0 2 28.6 0 -0.7 -13.6 -2.5 -5.0 0.0 0 0
Bill Daley 28 FB 14 12 3 6 50.0 70 1 16.7 1 16.7 0 11.7 7.5 23.3 5.0 92.4 0 0
Norm Cox 22 2 0 1 2 50.0 9 0 0.0 0 0.0 9 4.5 4.5 9.0 4.5 62.5 0 0
Fred Evans 26 LH 9 6 0 2 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0