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1957 Chicago Cardinals

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3-9-0, Finished 6th in NFL East Division  · 1957 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -7.6, Offense: -1.1, Defense: -6.4, SoS: 0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 200 points (16.7/g), 10th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 299 points (24.9/g), 11th.
 Differential of -99 points (-8.2/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 3.3-8.7.

Coach: Ray Richards (3-9-0)

Stadium: Comiskey Park
 Training Camp: Lake Forest College (Lake Forest, Illinois)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Lamar McHan 25 3 12 87 for 200, 1,568 yards, 11 td, 15 int, & 25 rushes for 82 yards and 2 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1954
FB Johnny Olszewski 27 4 0 83 rushes for 271 yards, 2 td, & 3 catches for 36 yards and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 4th pick / 1953
LH Ollie Matson*+ 27 5 0 134 rushes for 577 yards, 6 td, & 20 catches for 451 yards and 3 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1952
RH Dave Mann 25 2 0 22 rushes for 92 yards, 0 td, & 8 catches for 137 yards and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 7th / 74th pick / 1954
LE Woodley Lewis 32 7 0 21 catches for 424 yards, 5 td Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950
LT Len Teeuws 30 5 0 Los Angeles Rams / 25th / 301st pick / 1952
LG Doug Hogland 26 4 0 San Francisco 49ers / 8th / 93rd pick / 1953
C Earl Putman 25 Rook 0 New York Giants / 5th / 52nd pick / 1954
RG Bob Konovsky 23 1 0 Chicago Cardinals / 7th / 77th pick / 1956
RT Jack Jennings 31 7 0 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 21st pick / 1950
RE Gern Nagler 25 4 0 27 catches for 475 yards, 4 td Cleveland Browns / 14th / 167th pick / 1953
 Defensive Starters
LDE Leo Sugar 28 3 0 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 11th / 123rd pick / 1952
LDT Chuck Ulrich 28 3 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 41st pick / 1952
MG Tony Pasquesi 24 2 0 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1955
RDT Tom Finnin 30 4 0 New York Giants / 24th / 306th pick / 1950
RDE Pat Summerall 27 5 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1952
LLB Carl Brettschneider 26 1 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RLB Leo Sanford* 28 6 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Chicago Cardinals / 8th / 90th pick / 1951
LDH Night Train Lane 28 5 0 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
RDH Jimmy Hill 29 2 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
LS Floyd Sagely 25 3 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 71st pick / 1954
RS Lindon Crow* 24 2 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1955
 Special Teams Starters
K Pat Summerall 27 5 0 6 of 17 field goals & 24 of 26 extra points Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1952
P Dave Mann 25 2 0 59 punts for a 42.5 average, 0 blocked Chicago Cardinals / 7th / 74th pick / 1954
PR Woodley Lewis 32 7 0 24 punt returns for a 7.3 average and 0 td Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950
KR Woodley Lewis 32 7 0 26 kick returns for a 26.2 average and 0 td Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
49 Frank Bernardi 24 12 0 181 5-9 Colorado 6/17/1933 2 Chicago Cardinals / 4th / 38th pick / 1955
78 Wayne Bock 23 4 0 265 6-4 Illinois 5/28/1934 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 58th pick / 1957
83 Max Boydston 25 12 0 210 6-2 Oklahoma 1/22/1932 2 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1955
57 Carl Brettschneider 26 LLB 12 0 223 6-1 Iowa St. 12/2/1931 1
87 Dick Brubaker 25 3 0 202 6-0 Ohio Wesleyan,Ohio St. 1/2/1932 2 Chicago Cardinals / 15th / 170th pick / 1955
24 Jimmy Carr 24 6 0 206 6-1 Charleston (WV) 3/25/1933 2
35 Joe Childress 24 12 0 202 6-0 Auburn 10/26/1933 1 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 7th pick / 1956
40 Lindon Crow* 24 RS 12 0 195 6-1 USC 4/4/1933 2 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1955
76 Tom Finnin 30 RDT 8 0 262 6-2 Detroit Mercy 9/28/1927 4 New York Giants / 24th / 306th pick / 1950
31 Mal Hammack 24 12 0 205 6-2 Florida 6/19/1933 2 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 26th pick / 1955
41 Jimmy Hill 29 RDH 10 0 192 6-2 Sam Houston St. 6/27/1928 2
64 Doug Hogland 26 LG 12 0 245 6-4 Oregon St. 5/8/1931 4 San Francisco 49ers / 8th / 93rd pick / 1953
66 Ed Husmann 26 12 0 245 6-2 Nebraska 8/6/1931 4 Chicago Cardinals / 9th / 99th pick / 1953
65 Jack Jennings 31 RT 12 0 245 6-4 Ohio St. 2/23/1926 7 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 21st pick / 1950
67 Bob Konovsky 23 RG 12 0 246 6-2 Wisconsin 8/19/1934 1 Chicago Cardinals / 7th / 77th pick / 1956
81 Night Train Lane 28 LDH 8 0 194 6-1 West. Nebraska CC-Scottsbluff 4/16/1929 5
12 Paul Larson 25 5 0 185 5-11 California 3/19/1932 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 8th / 86th pick / 1954
20 Woodley Lewis 32 KR 12 0 185 6-0 Oregon 6/14/1925 7 Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950
73 Dave Lunceford 23 12 0 240 6-4 Baylor 5/6/1934 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 8th / 90th pick / 1956
44 Dave Mann 25 P 12 0 190 6-1 Oregon St. 6/2/1932 2 Chicago Cardinals / 7th / 74th pick / 1954
7 Ted Marchibroda 26 7 0 178 5-10 St. Bonaventure,Detroit Mercy 3/15/1931 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 5th pick / 1953
33 Ollie Matson*+ 27 LH 12 0 220 6-2 San Francisco 5/1/1930 5 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1952
8 Lamar McHan 25 QB 12 12 201 6-1 Arkansas 12/16/1932 3 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1954
86 Gern Nagler 25 RE 12 0 190 6-2 Santa Clara 2/23/1932 4 Cleveland Browns / 14th / 167th pick / 1953
36 Johnny Olszewski 27 FB 11 0 200 5-11 California 12/21/1930 4 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 4th pick / 1953
75 Tony Pasquesi 24 MG 11 0 250 6-4 Notre Dame 6/13/1933 2 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1955
50 Earl Putman 25 C 11 0 308 6-6 Arizona St. 1/10/1932 Rook New York Giants / 5th / 52nd pick / 1954
88 Floyd Sagely 25 LS 10 0 191 6-1 Arkansas 3/26/1932 3 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 71st pick / 1954
51 Leo Sanford* 28 RLB 12 0 224 6-1 Louisiana Tech 10/4/1929 6 Chicago Cardinals / 8th / 90th pick / 1951
21 Jimmy Sears 26 12 0 183 5-11 USC 3/20/1931 3 Baltimore Colts / 6th / 62nd pick / 1953
84 Leo Sugar 28 LDE 12 0 214 6-1 Purdue 4/6/1929 3 Chicago Cardinals / 11th / 123rd pick / 1952
85 Pat Summerall 27 K 12 0 228 6-4 Arkansas 5/10/1930 5 Detroit Lions / 4th / 45th pick / 1952
55 Jim Taylor 23 5 0 232 6-2 Baylor 6/27/1934 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 29th pick / 1956
74 Len Teeuws 30 LT 12 0 242 6-5 Tulane 4/19/1927 5 Los Angeles Rams / 25th / 301st pick / 1952
70 Charlie Toogood 30 6 0 232 6-0 Nebraska 7/16/1927 6 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 35th pick / 1951
Cleveland Browns / 26th / 338th pick / 1950
53 Jerry Tubbs 22 11 0 221 6-2 Oklahoma 1/23/1935 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 10th pick / 1957
72 Chuck Ulrich 28 LDT 11 0 250 6-4 Illinois 12/14/1929 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 41st pick / 1952
89 Chuck Weber 27 12 0 229 6-1 West Chester 3/25/1930 2
55 Stan West 31 5 0 235 6-2 Oklahoma 9/22/1926 7 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 12th pick / 1950
Team Total 26.2 12 219.1 6-1.6 3.0