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1950 Green Bay Packers

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3-9-0, Finished 5th in NFL National Division  · 1950 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -18.2, Offense: -6.9, Defense: -11.3, SoS: -4.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 244 points (20.3/g), 8th of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 406 points (33.8/g), 12th.
 Differential of -162 points (-13.5/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 2.8-9.2.

Coach: Gene Ronzani (3-9-0)

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

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Tobin Rote 22 Rook 12 83 for 224, 1,231 yards, 7 td, 24 int, & 27 rushes for 158 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1950
FB Tony Canadeo 31 9 0 93 rushes for 247 yards, 4 td, & 10 catches for 54 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 9th / 77th pick / 1941
LH Breezy Reid 23 Rook 0 87 rushes for 394 yards, 1 td, & 11 catches for 120 yards and 2 td Chicago Bears / 9th / 107th pick / 1950
RH Larry Coutre 22 Rook 0 41 rushes for 283 yards, 1 td, & 17 catches for 206 yards and 2 td Green Bay Packers / 4th / 43rd pick / 1950
LE Al Baldwin 27 3 0 28 catches for 555 yards, 3 td Boston Yanks / 4th / 25th pick / 1947
LT Dick Wildung 29 4 0 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 8th pick / 1943
LG Buddy Burris 27 1 0 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 31st pick / 1947
C Ed Neal* 32 5 0 1 fumble recovered
RG Ray DiPierro 24 Rook 0
RT Joe Spencer 27 2 0 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 19th / 195th pick / 1945
RE Ted Cook 28 3 0 16 catches for 182 yards, 3 td Brooklyn Tigers / 22nd / 221st pick / 1944
 Defensive Starters
LDE Dan Orlich 26 1 0 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 8th / 74th pick / 1949
LDT Dick Wildung 29 4 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 8th pick / 1943
MG Chuck Drulis 32 8 0
RDT Clarence McGeary 24 Rook 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 30th / 281st pick / 1948
RDE Ab Wimberly 24 1 0 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Boston Yanks / 12th / 99th pick / 1948
LLB Bob Summerhays 23 1 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 4th / 34th pick / 1949
MLB Clayton Tonnemaker 22 Rook 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1950
RLB Carl Schuette 28 2 0 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 22nd / 196th pick / 1947
LDH Rebel Steiner 23 Rook 0 7 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 12th / 114th pick / 1949
RDH Alex Wizbicki 29 3 0 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Pittsburgh Steelers / 18th / 178th pick / 1945
S Jack Cloud 25 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 69th pick / 1950
 Special Teams Starters
K Ted Fritsch 30 8 0 3 of 17 field goals & 30 of 33 extra points
P Jug Girard 23 2 0 71 punts for a 38.2 average, 2 blocked Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1948
PR Billy Grimes* 23 1 0 29 punt returns for a 19.1 average and 2 td Chicago Bears / 2nd / 20th pick / 1949
KR Billy Grimes* 23 1 0 26 kick returns for a 23.1 average and 0 td Chicago Bears / 2nd / 20th pick / 1949

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
19 Al Baldwin 27 LE 12 0 201 6-2 Arkansas 2/21/1923 3 Boston Yanks / 4th / 25th pick / 1947
31 Bill Boedeker 26 9 0 192 5-11 DePaul 3/7/1924 4
33 Buddy Burris 27 LG 12 0 215 5-11 Tulsa,Oklahoma 1/20/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 31st pick / 1947
3 Tony Canadeo 31 FB 12 0 190 5-11 Gonzaga 5/5/1919 9 Green Bay Packers / 9th / 77th pick / 1941
42 Al Cannava 26 1 0 180 5-10 Notre Dame,Boston Col. 5/24/1924 Rook
28 Paul Christman 32 qb 11 1 210 6-0 Missouri 3/5/1918 5 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 13th pick / 1941
82 Jack Cloud 25 S 9 0 220 5-10 William & Mary 1/1/1925 Rook Green Bay Packers / 6th / 69th pick / 1950
48 Ted Cook 28 RE 12 0 195 6-2 Alabama 2/6/1922 3 Brooklyn Tigers / 22nd / 221st pick / 1944
27 Larry Coutre 22 RH 12 0 175 5-10 Notre Dame 4/11/1928 Rook Green Bay Packers / 4th / 43rd pick / 1950
21 Ray DiPierro 24 RG 12 0 210 5-11 Ohio St. 8/22/1926 Rook
42 Wally Dreyer 27 12 0 170 5-10 Wisconsin,Michigan 2/25/1923 1 Chicago Bears / 17th / 155th pick / 1947
18 Chuck Drulis 32 MG 11 0 216 5-10 Temple 3/8/1918 8
55 Ed Ecker 27 12 0 276 6-7 John Carroll 1/21/1923 3
8 Bob Forte 28 12 0 199 6-0 Arkansas 7/15/1922 4 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 98th pick / 1943
64 Ted Fritsch 30 K 12 0 210 5-10 Wisc-Stevens Point 10/31/1920 8
36 Jug Girard 23 P 12 0 176 5-11 Wisconsin 1/25/1927 2 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1948
22 Billy Grimes* 23 KR 12 0 195 6-1 Oklahoma St. 7/27/1927 1 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 20th pick / 1949
90 Willie Manley 24 12 0 218 6-2 Oklahoma 5/20/1926 Rook Green Bay Packers / 7th / 82nd pick / 1950
31 Bob Mann 26 3 0 172 5-11 Michigan 4/8/1924 2
44 Clarence McGeary 24 RDT 12 0 250 6-5 Minnesota,North Dakota St. 8/8/1926 Rook Green Bay Packers / 30th / 281st pick / 1948
58 Ed Neal* 32 C 12 0 285 6-4 LSU,Tulane,Ouachita Baptist 12/30/1918 5
76 Tom O'Malley 25 1 0 185 5-11 Cincinnati 7/23/1925 Rook
49 Dan Orlich 26 LDE 12 0 215 6-5 Northwestern,Penn St.,UNLV 12/21/1924 1 Green Bay Packers / 8th / 74th pick / 1949
23 Steve Pritko 30 12 0 209 6-2 Villanova 12/21/1920 7 Cleveland Rams / 28th / 265th pick / 1943
80 Breezy Reid 23 LH 11 0 187 5-10 Georgia 9/14/1927 Rook Chicago Bears / 9th / 107th pick / 1950
38 Tobin Rote 22 QB 12 12 211 6-3 Rice 1/18/1928 Rook Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1950
17 Carl Schuette 28 RLB 12 0 206 6-1 Marquette 4/4/1922 2 Detroit Lions / 22nd / 196th pick / 1947
34 Joe Spencer 27 RT 12 0 239 6-3 Oklahoma St. 8/15/1923 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 19th / 195th pick / 1945
63 Don Stansauk 25 11 0 255 6-1 Denver 4/2/1925 Rook Detroit Lions / 18th / 226th pick / 1950
74 Rebel Steiner 23 LDH 12 0 185 6-0 Alabama 8/27/1927 Rook Green Bay Packers / 12th / 114th pick / 1949
77 Bob Summerhays 23 LLB 11 0 210 6-1 Army,Utah 3/19/1927 1 Green Bay Packers / 4th / 34th pick / 1949
51 Len Szafaryn 22 12 0 226 6-2 North Carolina 1/19/1928 1 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 28th pick / 1949
35 Clayton Tonnemaker 22 MLB 12 0 237 6-2 Minnesota 6/8/1928 Rook Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1950
45 Dick Wildung 29 LDT 12 0 221 6-0 Minnesota 8/16/1921 4 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 8th pick / 1943
16 Ab Wimberly 24 RDE 11 0 213 6-1 LSU 5/4/1926 1 Boston Yanks / 12th / 99th pick / 1948
25 Alex Wizbicki 29 RDH 11 0 188 5-11 Dartmouth,Holy Cross 10/6/1921 3 Pittsburgh Steelers / 18th / 178th pick / 1945
Team Total 26.2 12 209.5 6-0.6 2.3