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1949 Green Bay Packers

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2-10-0, Finished 5th in NFL West Division  · 1949 NFL Season Summary

Scored 114 points (9.5/g), 10th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 329 points (27.4/g), 8th.
 Differential of -215 points (-17.9/g), 9th.  Expected W-L: 0.9-11.1.

Coach: Curly Lambeau (2-10-0)

Stadium: City Stadium
 Training Camp: Rockwood Lodge (New Franken, Wisconsin)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Jug Girard 22 1 10 62 for 175, 881 yards, 4 td, 12 int, & 45 rushes for 198 yards and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1948
FB Ted Fritsch 29 7 8 69 rushes for 227 yards, 1 td, & 6 catches for 81 yards and 0 td
LH Tony Canadeo 30 8 12 208 rushes for 1,052 yards, 4 td, & 3 catches for -2 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 9th / 77th pick / 1941
RH Bob Forte 27 3 11 40 rushes for 135 yards, 0 td, & 7 catches for 85 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 11th / 98th pick / 1943
LE Larry Craig 33 10 5 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 49th pick / 1939
LT Dick Wildung 28 3 9 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 8th pick / 1943
LG Evan Vogds 26 3 10
C Jay Rhodemyre 26 1 10 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 7th / 51st pick / 1948
RG Damon Tassos 26 4 10 2 fumbles recovered Bos/Bkn Yanks/Tigers / 3rd / 20th pick / 1945
RT Paul Lipscomb 26 4 12
RE Nolan Luhn 28 4 9 15 catches for 169 yards, 1 td Green Bay Packers / 25th / 263rd pick / 1945
 Special Teams Starters
K Ted Fritsch 29 7 8 5 of 20 field goals & 11 of 13 extra points
P Jug Girard 22 1 10 69 punts for a 39.0 average, 3 blocked Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1948
PR Ralph Earhart 26 1 0 14 punt returns for a 11.5 average and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 32nd / 296th pick / 1948
KR Jack Kirby 27 Rook 0 14 kick returns for a 22.5 average and 0 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Ed Bell 28 12 0 227 6-1 Indiana 9/20/1921 3
Buddy Burris 26 10 0 215 5-11 Tulsa,Oklahoma 1/20/1923 Rook Green Bay Packers / 5th / 31st pick / 1947
Tony Canadeo 30 LH 12 12 190 5-11 Gonzaga 5/5/1919 8 Green Bay Packers / 9th / 77th pick / 1941
Bob Cifers 29 hb 9 1 201 5-11 Tennessee 9/5/1920 3 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 14th pick / 1944
Irv Comp 30 7 0 204 6-2 Benedictine 5/17/1919 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1943
Ted Cook 27 e 11 4 195 6-2 Alabama 2/6/1922 2 Brooklyn Tigers / 22nd / 221st pick / 1944
Larry Craig 33 LE 12 5 211 6-1 South Carolina 6/27/1916 10 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 49th pick / 1939
Ralph Earhart 26 PR 12 0 165 5-10 Pittsburg St.,Texas Tech 3/29/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 32nd / 296th pick / 1948
Roger Eason 31 g 12 2 227 6-1 Oklahoma 7/31/1918 4 Cleveland Rams / 3rd / 17th pick / 1942
Joe Ethridge 21 te 12 2 230 6-0 SMU 4/15/1928 Rook Green Bay Packers / 6th / 54th pick / 1949
Lou Ferry 22 dt 12 3 244 6-2 Villanova 12/1/1927 Rook Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 25th pick / 1949
Bob Flowers 32 1 0 210 6-1 Texas,Texas Tech 8/6/1917 7
Bob Forte 27 RH 12 11 199 6-0 Arkansas 7/15/1922 3 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 98th pick / 1943
Ted Fritsch 29 FB 12 8 210 5-10 Wisc-Stevens Point 10/31/1920 7
Jug Girard 22 P 12 10 176 5-11 Wisconsin 1/25/1927 1 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1948
Clyde Goodnight 25 e 1 1 196 6-1 Tulsa 3/3/1924 4 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 27th pick / 1945
Roger Harding 26 6 0 217 6-2 California 6/11/1923 4 Cleveland Rams / 5th / 37th pick / 1945
Stan Heath 22 qb 12 1 190 6-1 Wisconsin,Nevada-Reno 3/5/1927 Rook Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1949
Jack Jacobs 30 qb 12 1 186 6-1 Oklahoma 8/7/1919 7 Cleveland Rams / 2nd / 12th pick / 1942
Glenn Johnson 27 8 0 263 6-4 Arizona St. 6/28/1922 1 Los Angeles Rams / 10th / 80th pick / 1948
Bill Kelley 23 e 12 1 195 6-2 Texas Tech 8/23/1926 Rook Green Bay Packers / 23rd / 223rd pick / 1949
Jack Kirby 27 KR 6 0 185 5-11 USC 9/21/1922 Rook
Ken Kranz 26 7 0 190 5-10 Wisc-Milwaukee 9/12/1923 Rook Green Bay Packers / 21st / 203rd pick / 1949
Paul Lipscomb 26 RT 12 12 246 6-5 Tennessee 1/13/1923 4
Nolan Luhn 28 RE 12 9 200 6-3 Tulsa 7/27/1921 4 Green Bay Packers / 25th / 263rd pick / 1945
Ed Neal 31 mg 12 2 285 6-4 LSU,Tulane,Ouachita Baptist 12/30/1918 4
Urban Odson 31 10 0 251 6-3 Minnesota 11/17/1918 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 9th pick / 1942
Ralph Olsen 25 4 0 220 6-4 Utah 4/10/1924 Rook Green Bay Packers / 32nd / 297th pick / 1947
Larry Olsonoski 24 4 0 214 6-2 Minnesota 9/10/1925 1 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 41st pick / 1948
Dan Orlich 25 de 12 2 215 6-5 Northwestern,Penn St.,UNLV 12/21/1924 Rook Green Bay Packers / 8th / 74th pick / 1949
Steve Pritko 29 e 8 2 209 6-2 Villanova 12/21/1920 6 Cleveland Rams / 28th / 265th pick / 1943
Jay Rhodemyre 26 C 12 10 210 6-1 Kentucky 6/29/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 51st pick / 1948
Walt Schlinkman 27 fb 12 2 205 5-9 Texas Tech 5/2/1922 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 11th pick / 1945
Ed Smith 26 3 0 185 6-3 Texas-El Paso 7/20/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 19th pick / 1948
Bob Summerhays 22 lb 12 2 210 6-1 Army,Utah 3/19/1927 Rook Green Bay Packers / 4th / 34th pick / 1949
Damon Tassos 26 RG 12 10 225 6-1 Texas A&M 12/5/1923 4 Bos/Bkn Yanks/Tigers / 3rd / 20th pick / 1945
Evan Vogds 26 LG 12 10 210 5-10 Wisconsin 2/10/1923 3
Don Wells 27 3 0 200 6-2 Wake Forest,North Carolina,Georgia 7/12/1922 3 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 54th pick / 1945
Dick Wildung 28 LT 12 9 221 6-0 Minnesota 8/16/1921 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 8th pick / 1943
Team Total 26.8 12 211.1 6-1.1 2.8