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1930 Portsmouth Spartans

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5-6-3, Finished 7th in NFL  · 1930 NFL Season Summary

Scored 176 points (12.6/g), 4th of 11 in the NFL. Allowed 161 points (11.5/g), 8th.
 Differential of 15 points (1.1/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 7.7-6.3.

Coach: Hal Griffen (5-6-3)

Stadium: Universal Stadium
 Training Camp: Labold Field (Portsmouth, Ohio)

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 176 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Defense 161 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 8 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 14 boxscore W 1-0 Newark Tornadoes 13 6
2 Wed September 24 boxscore W 2-0 Brooklyn Dodgers 12 0
3 Sun October 5 boxscore T 2-0-1 Chicago Cardinals 0 0
4 Wed October 8 boxscore W 3-0-1 Frankford Yellow Jackets 39 7
3 Sun October 12 boxscore L 3-1-1 @ Minneapolis Red Jackets 0 13
6 Wed October 22 boxscore W 4-1-1 Chicago Bears 7 6
9 Sun October 26 boxscore L 4-2-1 @ Chicago Cardinals 13 23
7 Sun November 2 boxscore L 4-3-1 @ Green Bay Packers 13 47
9 Wed November 5 boxscore L 4-4-1 New York Giants 6 19
9 Sun November 9 boxscore T 4-4-2 @ Staten Island Stapletons 13 13
11 Sat November 15 boxscore L 4-5-2 Frankford Yellow Jackets 6 7
13 Sun November 30 boxscore L 4-6-2 @ Chicago Bears 6 14
13 Sun December 7 boxscore W 5-6-2 Minneapolis Red Jackets 42 0
14 Sun December 14 boxscore T 5-6-3 Green Bay Packers 6 6

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
Chuck Bennett 23 TB 14 12 5 1 1 7 42
Chief McLain 25 fb 14 4 4 3 7 42
Bill Glassgow 23 WB 12 9 3 1 4 4 28
Tiny Lewis 24 bb 13 7 2 2 10 22
Father Lumpkin 23 FB 14 13 3 3 18
Byron Eby 26 b 3 1 1 1 6
Red Joseph 25 re 12 7 1 1 6
Ray Novotny 23 b 11 1 1 1 6
Vin Schleusner 22 LT 14 6 1 1 6
Team Total 24.0 14 18 6 1 1 1 27 14 176
Opp Total 14 161

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1930-09-14 TOR W, 13-6 1 11 pass Chuck Bennett 11 yard pass from Bill Glassgow (Tiny Lewis kick)
2 1930-09-14 TOR W, 13-6 1 56 pass Byron Eby 56 yard pass from Ray Novotny
3 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 2 rush Bill Glassgow unknown yard rush (Bill Glassgow kick)
4 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 2 1 rush Chief McLain 1 yard rush
5 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 3 89 kickoff Bill Glassgow 89 yard kickoff return (Bill Glassgow kick)
6 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 3 rush Chuck Bennett unknown yard rush (Bill Glassgow kick)
7 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 4 pass Chief McLain unknown yard pass from Father Lumpkin
8 1930-10-08 FRN W, 39-7 4 pass Chief McLain unknown yard pass from Byron Eby
9 1930-10-22 CHI W, 7-6 2 6 rush Father Lumpkin 6 yard rush (Bill Glassgow kick)
10 1930-10-26 @ CRD L, 13-23 1 22 rush Chief McLain 22 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
11 1930-10-26 @ CRD L, 13-23 2 8 rush Tiny Lewis 8 yard rush
12 1930-11-02 @ GNB L, 13-47 3 32 pass Chief McLain 32 yard pass from Father Lumpkin
13 1930-11-02 @ GNB L, 13-47 4 9 rush Ray Novotny 9 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
14 1930-11-05 NYG L, 6-19 4 fumble Vin Schleusner unknown yard fumble return
15 1930-11-09 @ SIS T, 13-13 3 20 rush Chuck Bennett 20 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
16 1930-11-09 @ SIS T, 13-13 4 1 rush Father Lumpkin 1 yard rush
17 1930-11-15 FRN L, 6-7 1 2 rush Father Lumpkin 2 yard rush
18 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 1 38 rush Chuck Bennett 38 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
19 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 1 68 rush Chuck Bennett 68 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
20 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 2 7 rush Chief McLain 7 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
21 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 2 19 rush Chief McLain 19 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
22 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 3 60 rush Tiny Lewis 60 yard rush (Tiny Lewis kick)
23 1930-12-07 MIN W, 42-0 4 16 pass Red Joseph 16 yard pass from Father Lumpkin (Tiny Lewis kick)
24 1930-12-14 GNB T, 6-6 2 8 rush Chuck Bennett 8 yard rush

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1930-09-14 TOR L, 6-13 1 50 rush Frank Kirkleski 50 yard rush
2 1930-10-08 FRN L, 7-39 1 1 rush Ed Halicki 1 yard rush (Ed Halicki kick)
3 1930-10-12 @ MIN W, 13-0 2 46 rush Oran Pape 46 yard rush
4 1930-10-12 @ MIN W, 13-0 3 1 rush Herb Joesting 1 yard rush (Mally Nydall kick)
5 1930-10-22 CHI L, 6-7 4 3 pass Luke Johnsos 3 yard pass from Joey Sternaman
6 1930-10-26 @ CRD W, 23-13 2 1 rush Ernie Nevers 1 yard rush (Ernie Nevers kick)
7 1930-10-26 @ CRD W, 23-13 2 29 pass Cobb Rooney 29 yard pass from Ernie Nevers
8 1930-10-26 @ CRD W, 23-13 4 3 rush Ernie Nevers 3 yard rush (Ernie Nevers kick)
9 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 1 5 rush Verne Lewellen 5 yard rush (Red Dunn kick)
10 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 2 1 rush Verne Lewellen 1 yard rush (Red Dunn kick)
11 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 2 1 rush Bo Molenda 1 yard rush
12 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 3 42 pass Herdis McCrary 42 yard pass from Red Dunn (Red Dunn kick)
13 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 3 27 pass Herdis McCrary 27 yard pass from Red Dunn
14 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 4 1 rush Paul Fitzgibbon 1 yard rush (Bo Molenda kick)
15 1930-11-02 @ GNB W, 47-13 4 3 pass Lavvie Dilweg 3 yard pass from Verne Lewellen (Bo Molenda kick)
16 1930-11-05 NYG W, 19-6 2 8 rush Benny Friedman 8 yard rush (Benny Friedman kick)
17 1930-11-05 NYG W, 19-6 2 1 rush Tiny Feather 1 yard rush
18 1930-11-05 NYG W, 19-6 4 3 rush Hap Moran 3 yard rush
19 1930-11-09 @ SIS T, 13-13 2 10 pass Sammy Stein 10 yard pass from Ken Strong
20 1930-11-09 @ SIS T, 13-13 3 2 rush Doug Wycoff 2 yard rush (Ken Strong kick)
21 1930-11-15 FRN W, 7-6 1 7 rush Mally Nydall 7 yard rush (Art Pharmer kick)
22 1930-12-14 GNB T, 6-6 1 15 pass Wuert Engelmann 15 yard pass from Red Dunn