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1929 Chicago Cardinals

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6-6-1, Finished 4th in NFL  · 1929 NFL Season Summary

Scored 154 points (11.8/g), 4th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 83 points (6.4/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 71 points (5.5/g), 3rd.  Expected W-L: 10.6-2.4.

Coach: Dewey Scanlon (6-6-1)

 Training Camp: Coldwater High School (Coldwater, Michigan)

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Defense 83 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lg Rank Offense 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Lg Rank Defense 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

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 Sun September 29 W 1-0 @ Buffalo Bisons 9 3
3 Sun October 6 L 1-1 @ Green Bay Packers 2 9
3 Sun October 13 L 1-2 @ Minneapolis Red Jackets 7 14
5 Sun October 20 T 1-2-1 @ Chicago Bears 0 0
5 Sun October 27 L 1-3-1 Green Bay Packers 6 7
9 Sat November 2 L 1-4-1 @ Frankford Yellow Jackets 0 8
7 Wed November 6 W 2-4-1 @ Providence Steam Roller 16 0
8 Sun November 10 W 3-4-1 Minneapolis Red Jackets 8 0
9 Sun November 17 L 3-5-1 Green Bay Packers 0 12
10 Sun November 24 W 4-5-1 Dayton Triangles 19 0
12 Thu November 28 W 5-5-1 @ Chicago Bears 40 6
12 Sun December 1 L 5-6-1 @ New York Giants 21 24
11 Sun December 8 W 6-6-1 @ Orange Tornadoes 26 0

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
Ernie Nevers+ 27 FB 11 10 12 12 10 1 85
Cobb Rooney 29 b 11 4 1 2 3 18
Chuck Kassel 26 RE 13 13 2 2 12
Mickey MacDonnell 27 WB 13 10 1 1 2 12
Don Hill 25 TB 10 7 1 1 6
Gene Rose 25 BB 13 6 1 1 6
Duke Slater 32 RT 13 13 1 1 6
Chief Elkins 30 b 2 2 1 3
Team Total 27.0 13 14 6 1 1 22 10 2 148
Opp Total 13 83