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1944 Chi/Pit Cards/Steelers

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0-10-0, Finished 5th in NFL West Division  · 1944 NFL Season Summary

Scored 108 points (10.8/g), 8th of 11 in the NFL. Allowed 328 points (32.8/g), 10th.
 Differential of -220 points (-22.0/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 0.7-9.3.

Coach: Phil Handler (0-10-0) (co-coach with Walt Kiesling) and Walt Kiesling (0-10-0)

 Training Camp: Caroll College (Waukesha, Wisconsin)

Explanation of the 1944 Card-Pitt team

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Passing Rushing Receiving
Rnd Pick Tm Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
1 2 CRD Pat Harder FB 8 1946 1953 0 2 12 0 86 0 1 0 0 0 740 3016 33 92 864 5 Wisconsin
2 12 CRD Paul Mitchell DT 6 1946 1951 0 0 1 0 69 Minnesota
3 17 CRD Saxon Judd E 3 1946 1948 0 0 1 0 41 84 997 7 Tulsa
4 28 CRD John Tavener C 1 1946 1946 0 0 0 0 3 Indiana
5 33 CRD Bill Blackburn C 5 1946 1950 0 0 4 0 59 1 10 0 Rice
6 44 CRD Bill Garnaas QB 3 1946 1948 0 0 0 0 26 8 200 3 Minnesota
7 55 CRD Rodger Smith B 0 0 0 Texas Tech
8 66 CRD Red Cochran QB 3 1947 1949 0 0 1 0 36 0 2 0 0 0 37 138 2 8 114 2 Wake Forest
9 77 CRD Frank Scanlan B 0 0 0
10 88 CRD Lou Saban C 4 1946 1949 0 0 0 0 54 0 3 0 0 1 4 -4 0 1 45 0 Indiana
11 99 CRD Fran Griffin T 0 0 0 Holy Cross
12 110 CRD Leo Daniels B 0 0 0 Texas A&M
13 121 CRD Bobby Dobbs B 0 0 0 Tulsa
14 132 CRD Van Hall B 0 0 0 TCU
15 143 CRD Jack Carpenter T 3 1947 1949 0 0 1 0 36 2 20 0 Michigan
16 154 CRD Charley Csuri T 0 0 0 Ohio St.
17 165 CRD Joe Magliolo LB 1 1948 1948 0 0 0 0 13 Texas
18 176 CRD Walt Szot DT 5 1946 1950 0 0 1 0 56 Bucknell
19 187 CRD Jack Adams E 0 0 0 Presbyterian
20 198 CRD Ray Kuffel E 3 1947 1949 0 0 0 0 23 22 402 3 Notre Dame
21 209 CRD Jack West E 0 0 0 Texas
22 220 CRD Jack Esorcia B 0 0 0 Illinois St.
23 231 CRD Don Buffmire B 0 0 0 Northwestern
24 242 CRD Bob Nanni T 0 0 0 Duke
25 253 CRD John McGinnis E 0 0 0 Notre Dame
26 264 CRD Warren Hodges T 0 0 0 Kansas
27 275 CRD Bill Earley B 0 0 0 Notre Dame
28 286 CRD Bob Davis G 0 0 0 Oregon
29 297 CRD Vince DiFrancesca T 0 0 0 Northwestern
30 308 CRD Lloyd Ott C 0 0 0 North Carolina St.