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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)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Chuck Bennett 23 Rook 12
FB Father Lumpkin 23 Rook 13
BB Cy Kahl 26 Rook 7
WB Bill Glassgow 23 Rook 9
LE Lou Jennings 26 1 9
LT Vin Schleusner 22 Rook 6
LG Ernie Meyer 26 Rook 5
C Richard Brown 23 Rook 8
RG Fred Roberts 23 Rook 10
RT Dud Harris 27 Rook 9
RE Bill Fleckenstein 27 5 7
 Special Teams Starters
K Walt Ambrose 25 Rook 0
P Walt Ambrose 25 Rook 0
PR Walt Ambrose 25 Rook 0
KR Walt Ambrose 25 Rook 0

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Walt Ambrose 25 K 1 0 210 5-11 Carroll (WI) 8/7/1905 Rook
Chuck Bennett 23 TB 14 12 193 5-9 Indiana 8/9/1907 Rook
Chuck Braidwood 27 e 10 2 199 6-0 Loyola (IL),Tenn-Chattanooga 10/15/1903 Rook
Richard Brown 23 C 11 8 220 6-1 Iowa 5/27/1907 Rook
Koester Christensen 25 1 0 195 5-10 Michigan St. 4/28/1905 Rook
Ebby DeWeese g 11 4 188 6-0 none 3
Jap Douds+ 25 t 3 3 216 5-10 Washington & Jefferson 4/21/1905 Rook
Byron Eby 26 b 3 1 185 6-0 Ohio St. 12/11/1904 Rook
Harold Fenner 35 1 0 171 5-10 none 11/10/1895 10
Bill Fleckenstein 27 RE 10 7 208 6-1 Carleton,Iowa 11/4/1903 5
Bill Glassgow 23 WB 12 9 187 5-10 Nebraska,Iowa 4/21/1907 Rook
Al Graham 25 g 3 3 211 6-0 none 9/29/1905 5
Aaron Grant 22 1 0 285 6-2 Tennessee Wesleyan,Tenn-Chattanooga 7/3/1908 Rook
Hal Griffen 28 2 0 247 6-1 Iowa 3/1/1902 2
Duke Hanny 33 e 4 1 199 6-0 Indiana 12/10/1897 7
Dud Harris 27 RT 13 9 240 6-2 Ohio St. 10/24/1903 Rook
George Hastings 25 1 0 190 6-2 Ohio 9/21/1905 Rook
Lou Jennings 26 LE 9 9 230 6-3 Haskell Indian,Centenary 3/5/1904 1
Spider Johnson 23 3 0 210 6-4 Tenn-Chattanooga 10/21/1907 Rook
Red Joseph 25 re 12 7 190 6-3 Miami (OH),Ohio St. 11/7/1905 3
Cy Kahl 26 BB 11 7 194 6-1 North Dakota 11/29/1904 Rook
Tiny Lewis 24 bb 13 7 210 6-2 Northwestern 10/18/1906 Rook
Father Lumpkin 23 FB 14 13 211 6-2 Georgia Tech 1/27/1907 Rook
Babe Lyon 23 RT 10 8 235 6-2 Kansas St. 3/30/1907 1
Emil Mayer 27 e 10 3 190 6-0 Bethany (WV),Catholic 7/3/1903 3
Chief McLain 25 fb 14 4 225 6-3 Haskell Indian,Iowa 4/16/1905 Rook
Ernie Meyer 26 LG 9 5 200 6-2 Geneva 6/23/1904 Rook
Ray Novotny 23 b 11 1 165 5-10 Ashland 10/12/1907 Rook
Frosty Peters 26 b 3 2 183 5-10 Montana,Illinois 4/22/1904 Rook
Carroll Ringwalt 23 c 3 1 210 6-0 Indiana 12/15/1907 Rook
Fred Roberts 23 LG 12 10 200 6-1 Iowa 3/18/1907 Rook
Sod Ryan t 3 1 205 6-2 Detroit Mercy 1
Vin Schleusner 22 LT 14 6 225 6-3 Iowa 3/3/1908 Rook
Ronald Shearer 25 1 0 195 6-0 Drake 9/12/1905 Rook
Gene Smith 25 g 4 3 190 5-9 Georgia 9/25/1905 Rook
Buck Weaver 25 g 4 3 235 6-4 Chicago 11/1/1905 Rook
Bull Wesley 29 c 13 5 190 6-1 Alabama 9/26/1901 4
Team Total 24.0 14 206.4 6-0.6 1.2