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1945 Green Bay Packers

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6-4-0, Finished 3rd in NFL West Division  · 1945 NFL Season Summary

Scored 258 points (25.8/g), 2nd of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 173 points (17.3/g), 4th.
 Differential of 85 points (8.5/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 7.2-2.8.

Coach: Curly Lambeau (6-4-0)

Stadium: City Stadium
 Training Camp: Green Bay East High School (Green Bay, Wisconsin)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
HB Joe Laws 34 11 6 16 rushes for 82 yards, 0 td, & 2 catches for 11 yards and 0 td
TB Irv Comp 26 2 7 57 rushes for 92 yards, 1 td, & 1 catch for 50 yards and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1943
FB Ted Fritsch 25 3 9 89 rushes for 282 yards, 7 td, & 3 catches for 13 yards and 0 td
BB Larry Craig 29 6 9 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 49th pick / 1939
LE Clyde Goodnight 21 Rook 9 7 catches for 283 yards, 3 td, & 8 rushes for 26 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1945
LT Baby Ray 31 7 5 1 fumble recovered
LG Chuck Tollefson 28 1 5
C Charley Brock+ 29 6 6 5 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1939
RG Pete Tinsley 32 7 9 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 97th pick / 1938
RT Paul Lipscomb 22 Rook 10 3 fumbles recovered
RE Joel Mason 33 6 5
 Special Teams Starters
K Don Hutson+ 32 10 0 2 of 4 field goals & 31 of 35 extra points
P Roy McKay 25 1 1 44 punts for a 41.2 average, 0 blocked Green Bay Packers / 5th / 38th pick / 1943
PR Joe Laws 34 11 6 12 punt returns for a 6.5 average and 0 td
KR Ted Fritsch 25 3 9 8 kick returns for a 34.9 average and 0 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Bob Adkins 28 4 0 213 6-1 Marshall 2/17/1917 5
Solon Barnett 24 4 0 235 6-1 Southwestern (TX),Baylor 3/30/1921 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 14th / 134th pick / 1945
Charley Brock+ 29 C 10 6 207 6-2 Nebraska 3/15/1916 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1939
Lou Brock 28 b 10 4 195 6-0 Purdue 12/9/1917 5 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1940
Mike Bucchianeri 28 5 0 212 5-10 Indiana 1/9/1917 4
Irv Comp 26 TB 9 7 204 6-2 Benedictine 5/17/1919 2 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1943
Larry Craig 29 BB 10 9 211 6-1 South Carolina 6/27/1916 6 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 49th pick / 1939
Bernie Crimmins 26 6 0 195 5-11 Notre Dame 4/19/1919 Rook
Tiny Croft 25 t 9 2 287 6-3 Alabama,Ripon 11/7/1920 3 Washington Redskins / 20th / 186th pick / 1942
Bob Flowers 28 c 10 4 210 6-1 Texas,Texas Tech 8/6/1917 3
Ray Frankowski 26 2 0 223 5-11 Washington 9/14/1919 Rook Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 24th pick / 1942
Ted Fritsch 25 FB 10 9 210 5-10 Wisc-Stevens Point 10/31/1920 3
Ed Frutig 27 1 0 190 6-1 Michigan 8/19/1918 4 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 37th pick / 1941
Buckets Goldenberg 35 4 0 215 5-10 Wisconsin 3/10/1910 12
Clyde Goodnight 21 LE 10 9 196 6-1 Tulsa 3/3/1924 Rook Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1945
Don Hutson+ 32 K 10 0 183 6-1 Alabama 1/31/1913 10
Ken Keuper 27 b 9 2 207 6-0 Georgia 11/14/1918 Rook
Bill Kuusisto 27 g 10 1 228 6-0 Wisconsin,Minnesota 4/26/1918 4 Green Bay Packers / 8th / 66th pick / 1941
Joe Laws 34 HB 10 6 186 5-9 Iowa 6/16/1911 11
Paul Lipscomb 22 RT 10 10 246 6-5 Tennessee 1/13/1923 Rook
Nolan Luhn 24 e 9 4 200 6-3 Tulsa 7/27/1921 Rook Green Bay Packers / 25th / 263rd pick / 1945
Joel Mason 33 RE 10 5 199 6-0 West. Michigan 3/12/1912 6
Roy McKay 25 P 10 1 193 6-0 Texas 2/2/1920 1 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 38th pick / 1943
Forrest McPherson 34 5 0 233 5-11 Nebraska 10/22/1911 10
Russ Mosley 27 6 0 170 5-10 Alabama 7/22/1918 Rook
Carl Mulleneaux 31 e 5 1 209 6-3 Utah St. 9/16/1914 7
Ed Neal 27 9 0 285 6-4 LSU,Tulane,Ouachita Baptist 12/30/1918 Rook
Ernie Pannell 28 t 7 3 220 6-2 Texas A&M 2/2/1917 4 Green Bay Packers / 16th / 146th pick / 1941
Don Perkins 28 7 0 196 6-0 Wisc-Platteville 9/18/1917 1
Baby Ray 31 LT 10 5 249 6-6 Vanderbilt 9/30/1914 7
Chuck Sample 25 1 0 205 5-9 Toledo 1/5/1920 3
Bruce Smith 25 hb 3 2 197 6-0 Minnesota 2/8/1920 Rook Green Bay Packers / 13th / 119th pick / 1942
Ken Snelling 27 2 0 210 6-0 UCLA 12/11/1918 Rook Green Bay Packers / 7th / 58th pick / 1943
Glen Sorenson 25 lg 10 5 217 6-0 Utah St. 2/29/1920 2
Ben Starret 28 8 0 213 5-11 St. Mary's (CA) 11/19/1917 4
Pete Tinsley 32 RG 10 9 205 5-8 Georgia 3/16/1913 7 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 97th pick / 1938
Chuck Tollefson 28 LG 9 5 215 6-0 Iowa 2/28/1917 1
Alex Urban 28 1 0 207 6-3 South Carolina 7/16/1917 4
Team Total 27.7 10 212.5 6-0.5 3.6