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1928 Chicago Cardinals

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1-5-0, Finished 9th in NFL  · 1928 NFL Season Summary

Scored 7 points (1.2/g), 10th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 107 points (17.8/g), 9th.
 Differential of -100 points (-16.7/g), 9th.  Expected W-L: 0.0-6.0.

Coach: Fred Gillies (1-5-0)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Hal Erickson 29 5 4
FB Ben Jones 5 4
BB Ducky Grant 26 Rook 6
WB Mickey MacDonnell 26 5 5
LE Herb Blumer 28 3 6
LT Chet Widerquist 33 5 6
LG Charlie Strack 29 Rook 3
C Ralph Claypool 30 3 4
RG Joe Davidson 25 Rook 5
RT Duke Slater 31 6 6
RE Clem Neacy 30 4 4
 Special Teams Starters
K Ed Allen 27 Rook 2
P Ed Allen 27 Rook 2
PR Ed Allen 27 Rook 2
KR Ed Allen 27 Rook 2

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Ed Allen 27 K 2 2 175 5-8 Creighton 6/5/1901 Rook
Homer Bliss 24 1 0 195 5-11 Washington & Jefferson 8/16/1904 Rook
Herb Blumer 28 LE 6 6 200 6-1 Missouri 3/7/1900 3
Hal Bradley 23 g 2 1 185 Iowa 9/27/1905 Rook
Ralph Claypool 30 C 4 4 191 5-9 Purdue 12/15/1898 3
Harry Curzon 34 1 0 195 6-0 none 11/12/1894 3
Joe Davidson 25 RG 6 5 200 6-0 Colgate,Oklahoma St. 1/24/1903 Rook
Hal Erickson 29 TB 6 4 193 5-9 St. Olaf,Washington & Jefferson 3/10/1899 5
Paul Fitzgibbon 25 b 6 1 176 5-8 Creighton 3/21/1903 2
Fred Gillies 33 1 0 218 6-3 Cornell 12/9/1895 8
Ducky Grant 26 BB 6 6 175 5-11 St. Mary's (CA) 10/13/1902 Rook
Ted Illman 28 b 5 2 190 6-0 Montana 11/27/1900 Rook
Ben Jones FB 5 4 205 5-11 Indiana (PA),Grove City 0/0/0 5
Lyons Killiher 1 0 none 0/0/0 Rook
Mickey MacDonnell 26 WB 6 5 159 5-8 none 4/30/1902 5
Ike Mahoney b 5 2 173 5-9 Creighton 0/0/0 3
Ray Marelli 27 g 2 1 190 5-10 Notre Dame 1/23/1901 Rook
Jim Murphy 24 1 0 184 6-0 St. Thomas 11/3/1904 2
Clem Neacy 30 RE 6 4 206 6-3 Wisc-Milwaukee,Colgate 7/19/1898 4
Ray Risvold 26 3 0 170 none 3/27/1902 1
Duke Slater 31 RT 6 6 215 6-1 Iowa 12/19/1897 6
Bill Springsteen 29 c 4 2 200 6-0 Lehigh 10/27/1899 3
Bill Stein 29 c 2 2 190 6-0 Macalester,Fordham 5/28/1899 5
Charlie Strack 29 LG 3 3 215 6-0 Colgate,Oklahoma St. 7/15/1899 Rook
Jim Thorpe 41 1 0 202 6-1 Carlisle Indian 5/22/1887 8
Chet Widerquist 33 LT 6 6 219 6-1 Northwestern,Washington & Jefferson 9/23/1895 5
Don Yeisley 24 3 0 185 6-1 Chicago 1/21/1904 Rook
Team Total 25.2 6 185.4 5-3.4 2.6