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1927 Duluth Eskimos

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1-8-0, Finished 11th in NFL  · 1927 NFL Season Summary

Scored 68 points (7.6/g), 7th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 134 points (14.9/g), 11th.
 Differential of -66 points (-7.3/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 1.5-7.5.

Coach: Ernie Nevers (1-8-0)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Johnny Blood 24 2 8
FB Ernie Nevers+ 25 1 9
BB Cobb Rooney 27 3 8
WB Russ Method 30 4 5
LE Joe Rooney 29 4 9
LT Roger Ashmore 28 1 7
LG Walt Kiesling 24 1 6
C Bill Rooney 31 4 8
RG Ray Suess 24 1 9
RT Jack McCarthy Rook 8
RE Fritz Cronin 22 Rook 6
 Special Teams Starters
K Roger Ashmore 28 1 7
P Roger Ashmore 28 1 7
PR Roger Ashmore 28 1 7
KR Roger Ashmore 28 1 7

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Roger Ashmore 28 K 9 7 215 6-0 Gonzaga 7/9/1899 1
Bunny Belden 27 b 6 1 173 5-8 St. Mary's (CA) 12/7/1900 Rook
Johnny Blood 24 TB 9 8 188 6-1 Wisc-River Falls,St. John's (MN),Notre Dame 11/27/1903 2
Pots Clark 27 hb 6 4 180 5-7 UNLV 12/11/1900 Rook
Fritz Cronin 22 RE 8 6 182 5-11 St. Mary's (MN) 6/20/1905 Rook
Walt Kiesling 24 LG 6 6 260 6-3 St. Thomas 3/27/1903 1
Chick Lang 26 2 0 195 none 10/3/1901 Rook
Jimmy Manion 23 lg 6 5 178 5-10 St. Thomas 9/20/1904 1
Jack McCarthy RT 8 8 186 California 0/0/0 Rook
Bill McNelis wb 2 1 177 5-11 St. Mary's (MN) 0/0/0 Rook
Russ Method 30 WB 8 5 192 5-10 none 6/27/1897 4
Clem Neacy 29 e 6 4 206 6-3 Wisc-Milwaukee,Colgate 7/19/1898 3
Ernie Nevers+ 25 FB 9 9 204 6-0 Stanford 6/11/1902 1
Bill Rooney 31 C 9 8 194 6-2 none 7/16/1896 4
Cobb Rooney 27 BB 8 8 185 6-0 none 3/23/1900 3
Joe Rooney 29 LE 9 9 177 6-0 none 8/28/1898 4
Shanley 1 0 214 none 0/0/0 Rook
Bill Stein 28 c 3 1 190 6-0 Macalester,Fordham 5/28/1899 4
Ray Suess 24 RG 9 9 204 none 8/8/1903 1
Team Total 22.3 9 194.7 4-8.5 1.5