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1960 St. Louis Cardinals

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6-5-1, Finished 4th in NFL East Division  · 1960 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 5.2, Offense: 1.8, Defense: 3.3, SoS: 0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 288 points (24.0/g), 4th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 230 points (19.2/g), 5th.
 Differential of 58 points (4.8/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 7.6-4.4.

Coach: Pop Ivy (6-5-1)

Stadium: Busch Stadium (Sportsman's Par
 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 John Roach 27 4 10 87 for 188, 1,423 yards, 17 td, 19 int, & 19 rushes for 39 yards and 1 td Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 31st pick / 1956
HB John David Crow* 25 2 0 183 rushes for 1,071 yards, 6 td, & 25 catches for 462 yards and 3 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1958
FB Mal Hammack 27 5 0 96 rushes for 347 yards, 2 td, & 4 catches for 36 yards and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 26th pick / 1955
FL Joe Childress 27 4 0 11 catches for 202 yards, 2 td, & 34 rushes for 240 yards and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 7th pick / 1956
SE Sonny Randle*+ 24 1 0 62 catches for 893 yards, 15 td Chicago Cardinals / 19th / 218th pick / 1958
TE Hugh McInnis 22 Rook 0 13 catches for 260 yards, 0 td St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 26th pick / 1960
LT Ed Cook 28 2 0
LG Mike McGee 22 Rook 0 1 fumble recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1960
C Don Gillis 25 2 7 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 89th pick / 1957
RG Ken Gray 24 2 0 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 6th / 62nd pick / 1958
RT Ken Panfil 30 4 0 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 6th / 70th pick / 1954
 Defensive Starters
LDE Leo Sugar* 31 6 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 11th / 123rd pick / 1952
LDT Don Owens 28 3 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 30th pick / 1957
RDT Frank Fuller 31 7 0 Los Angeles Rams / 26th / 313th pick / 1952
RDE Luke Owens 27 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1957
LLB John Tracey 27 1 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 4th / 44th pick / 1959
MLB Dale Meinert 27 2 0 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 8th / 88th pick / 1955
RLB Bill Koman 26 4 0 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Baltimore Colts / 8th / 91st pick / 1956
LCB Joe Driskill 23 Rook 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RCB Jimmy Hill* 32 5 0
LS Jerry Norton*+ 29 6 0 10 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 81st pick / 1954
RS Larry Wilson 22 Rook 11 2 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered St. Louis Cardinals / 7th / 74th pick / 1960
 Special Teams Starters
K Gerry Perry 30 6 0 13 of 20 field goals & 5 of 5 extra points Los Angeles Rams / 29th / 349th pick / 1952
P Jerry Norton*+ 29 6 0 39 punts for a 45.6 average, 0 blocked Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 81st pick / 1954
PR Billy Stacy 24 1 0 14 punt returns for a 4.4 average and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1959
KR Willie West 22 Rook 0 13 kick returns for a 28.5 average and 0 td St. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 37th pick / 1960

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
81 Ted Bates 24 12 0 219 6-3 Oregon St. 9/22/1936 1 4 Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 52nd pick / 1959
35 Joe Childress 27 FL 12 0 202 6-0 Auburn 10/26/1933 4 5 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 7th pick / 1956
40 Bobby Joe Conrad 25 12 0 194 6-2 Texas A&M 11/17/1935 2 3 New York Giants / 5th / 58th pick / 1958
75 Ed Cook 28 LT 11 0 245 6-2 Notre Dame 6/29/1932 2 6
44 John David Crow* 25 HB 12 0 220 6-2 Texas A&M 7/8/1935 2 19 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1958
73 Ed Culpepper 26 10 0 255 6-1 Alabama 1/21/1934 2 4 Green Bay Packers / 9th / 101st pick / 1955
61 Tom Day 25 10 0 252 6-2 North Carolina A&T 8/20/1935 Rook 4 St. Louis Cardinals / 20th / 229th pick / 1960
45 Joe Driskill 23 LCB 6 0 195 6-1 La-Monroe 8/10/1937 Rook 6
55 Charley Ellzey 22 9 0 240 6-3 Southern Miss 2/17/1938 Rook 4 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 29th pick / 1960
53 Ernie Fritsch 23 1 0 230 6-0 Detroit Mercy 1/14/1937 Rook 3
72 Frank Fuller 31 RDT 9 0 244 6-4 Kentucky 8/8/1929 7 7 Los Angeles Rams / 26th / 313th pick / 1952
50 Don Gillis 25 C 12 7 245 6-3 Rice 3/31/1935 2 4 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 89th pick / 1957
33 Fred Glick 23 4 0 195 6-1 Colorado St. 2/25/1937 1 3 Chicago Cardinals / 23rd / 266th pick / 1959
64 Ken Gray 24 RG 10 0 245 6-2 Howard Payne 3/10/1936 2 6 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 62nd pick / 1958
31 Mal Hammack 27 FB 9 0 205 6-2 Florida 6/19/1933 5 4 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 26th pick / 1955
41 Jimmy Hill* 32 RCB 12 0 192 6-2 Sam Houston St. 6/27/1928 5 6
16 King Hill 24 qb 12 1 212 6-3 Rice 11/8/1936 2 2 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1958
3 George Izo 23 qb 2 1 218 6-4 Notre Dame 9/20/1937 Rook 1 St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1960
34 Bill Koman 26 RLB 12 0 229 6-2 North Carolina 9/16/1934 4 8 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 91st pick / 1956
68 Mike McGee 22 LG 11 0 230 6-1 Duke 12/1/1938 Rook 6 St. Louis Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1960
86 Hugh McInnis 22 TE 12 0 228 6-3 Southern Miss 9/18/1938 Rook 4 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 26th pick / 1960
62 Dale Meinert 27 MLB 12 0 220 6-2 Oklahoma St. 12/18/1933 2 9 Baltimore Colts / 8th / 88th pick / 1955
71 Dale Memmelaar 23 12 0 247 6-2 Wyoming 1/15/1937 1 4 Chicago Cardinals / 21st / 242nd pick / 1959
36 Frank Mestnik 22 9 0 200 6-2 Marquette 2/23/1938 Rook 4 St. Louis Cardinals / 15th / 170th pick / 1960
25 Jerry Norton*+ 29 LS 12 0 195 5-11 SMU 5/17/1931 6 20 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 81st pick / 1954
70 Don Owens 28 LDT 9 0 255 6-5 Southern Miss 4/3/1932 3 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 30th pick / 1957
78 Luke Owens 27 RDE 12 0 254 6-2 Kent St. 10/19/1933 3 7 Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 32nd pick / 1957
74 Ken Panfil 30 RT 12 0 262 6-6 Purdue 9/16/1930 4 7 Los Angeles Rams / 6th / 70th pick / 1954
79 Gerry Perry 30 K 12 0 237 6-4 Pepperdine,California 7/17/1930 6 3 Los Angeles Rams / 29th / 349th pick / 1952
65 Mike Rabold 23 12 0 239 6-2 Indiana 3/12/1937 1 4 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 19th pick / 1959
88 Sonny Randle*+ 24 SE 12 0 189 6-2 Virginia 1/6/1936 1 14 Chicago Cardinals / 19th / 218th pick / 1958
66 Tom Redmond 23 12 0 250 6-5 Vanderbilt 9/21/1937 Rook 5 Chicago Cardinals / 6th / 63rd pick / 1959
85 Perry Richards 26 8 0 205 6-2 Detroit Mercy 1/14/1934 3 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 55th pick / 1957
12 John Roach 27 QB 12 10 197 6-4 SMU 3/26/1933 4 8 Chicago Cardinals / 3rd / 31st pick / 1956
24 Billy Stacy 24 11 0 191 6-1 Mississippi St. 7/30/1936 1 6 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 3rd pick / 1959
84 Leo Sugar* 31 LDE 12 0 214 6-1 Purdue 4/6/1929 6 10 Chicago Cardinals / 11th / 123rd pick / 1952
7 Bobby Towns 22 4 0 180 6-1 Georgia 3/17/1938 Rook 3 St. Louis Cardinals / 11th / 122nd pick / 1960
80 John Tracey 27 LLB 12 0 225 6-3 Texas A&M 6/27/1933 1 7 Los Angeles Rams / 4th / 44th pick / 1959
49 Willie West 22 KR 7 0 190 5-10 Oregon 5/1/1938 Rook 0 St. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 37th pick / 1960
8 Larry Wilson 22 RS 11 11 190 6-0 Utah 3/24/1938 Rook 7 St. Louis Cardinals / 7th / 74th pick / 1960
Team Total 25.4 12 220.9 6-2.1 2.1