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1958 Green Bay Packers

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1-10-1, Finished 6th in NFL West Division  · 1958 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -13.0, Offense: -5.5, Defense: -7.4, SoS: 2.8, avg is 0.0.

Scored 193 points (16.1/g), 12th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 382 points (31.8/g), 12th.
 Differential of -189 points (-15.8/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 2.0-10.0.

Coach: Ray McLean (1-10-1)

 Training Camp: St. Norbert College (De Pere, 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 Bart Starr 24 2 7 78 for 157, 875 yards, 3 td, 12 int, & 25 rushes for 113 yards and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 17th / 200th pick / 1956
FB Paul Hornung 23 1 0 69 rushes for 310 yards, 2 td, & 15 catches for 137 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 1st pick / 1957
LH Don McIlhenny 24 2 0 74 rushes for 239 yards, 1 td, & 20 catches for 154 yards and 1 td Detroit Lions / 3rd / 27th pick / 1956
RH Steve Meilinger 28 2 0 0 rushes for 0 yards, 0 td, & 13 catches for 139 yards and 1 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 8th pick / 1954
LE Max McGee 26 4 0 37 catches for 655 yards, 7 td, & 1 rush for 9 yards and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1954
LT Norm Masters 25 1 0 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 18th pick / 1956
LG Hank Bullough 24 3 0 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 5th / 53rd pick / 1955
C Jim Ringo* 27 5 12 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 7th / 79th pick / 1953
RG Jim Salsbury 26 3 0 1 fumble recovered Detroit Lions / 2nd / 24th pick / 1955
RT Ollie Spencer 27 5 0 Detroit Lions / 6th / 73rd pick / 1953
RE Billy Howton 28 6 0 36 catches for 507 yards, 2 td Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1952
 Defensive Starters
LDE Nate Borden 26 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 25th / 293rd pick / 1955
LDT Dave Hanner 28 6 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 5th / 52nd pick / 1952
RDT J.D. Kimmel 29 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 129th pick / 1952
RDE Len Ford 32 10 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
LLB Dan Currie 23 Rook 0 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1958
MLB Ray Nitschke 22 Rook 0 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 36th pick / 1958
RLB Bill Forester 26 5 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 31st pick / 1953
LDH Hank Gremminger 25 2 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 7th / 80th pick / 1956
RDH Billy Kinard 25 2 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 25th pick / 1956
LS John Symank 23 1 0 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 23rd / 268th pick / 1957
RS Bobby Dillon*+ 28 6 0 6 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 28th pick / 1952
 Special Teams Starters
K Paul Hornung 23 1 0 11 of 21 field goals & 22 of 23 extra points Green Bay Packers / 1st / 1st pick / 1957
P Max McGee 26 4 0 62 punts for a 42.3 average, 0 blocked Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1954
PR Al Carmichael 30 5 0 15 punt returns for a 4.5 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1953
KR Al Carmichael 30 5 0 29 kick returns for a 24.1 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1953

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
65 Tom Bettis 25 12 0 228 6-2 Purdue 3/17/1933 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 5th pick / 1955
87 Nate Borden 26 LDE 12 0 234 6-0 Indiana 9/22/1932 3 Green Bay Packers / 25th / 293rd pick / 1955
61 Hank Bullough 24 LG 8 0 230 6-0 Michigan St. 1/24/1934 3 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 53rd pick / 1955
48 Al Carmichael 30 KR 12 0 200 6-1 USC 11/10/1928 5 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1953
58 Dan Currie 23 LLB 12 0 235 6-3 Michigan St. 6/27/1935 Rook Green Bay Packers / 1st / 3rd pick / 1958
44 Bobby Dillon*+ 28 RS 12 0 180 6-1 Texas 2/23/1930 6 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 28th pick / 1952
37 Howie Ferguson 28 7 0 218 6-2 none 8/5/1930 5
83 Len Ford 32 RDE 11 0 245 6-4 Morgan St.,Michigan 2/18/1926 10
69 Bill Forester 26 RLB 12 0 237 6-3 SMU 8/9/1932 5 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 31st pick / 1953
20 Joe Francis 22 qb 12 1 195 6-1 Oregon St. 4/21/1936 Rook Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1958
75 Forrest Gregg 25 12 0 249 6-4 SMU 10/18/1933 2 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 20th pick / 1956
46 Hank Gremminger 25 LDH 12 0 201 6-1 Baylor 9/1/1933 2 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 80th pick / 1956
79 Dave Hanner 28 LDT 12 0 257 6-2 Arkansas 5/22/1930 6 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 52nd pick / 1952
5 Paul Hornung 23 FB 12 0 215 6-2 Notre Dame 12/23/1935 1 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 1st pick / 1957
86 Billy Howton 28 RE 12 0 191 6-2 Rice 7/5/1930 6 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1952
40 Joe Johnson 29 6 0 185 6-0 Boston Col. 11/3/1929 4 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 127th pick / 1953
72 J.D. Kimmel 29 RDT 12 0 248 6-4 Army,Houston 9/30/1929 3 San Francisco 49ers / 11th / 129th pick / 1952
25 Billy Kinard 25 RDH 12 0 189 6-0 Mississippi 12/16/1933 2 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 25th pick / 1956
84 Gary Knafelc 26 6 0 217 6-4 Colorado 1/2/1932 4 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1954
64 Jerry Kramer 22 12 0 245 6-3 Idaho 1/23/1936 Rook Green Bay Packers / 4th / 39th pick / 1958
81 Carlton Massey 28 2 0 221 6-4 Southwestern (TX),Texas 1/17/1930 4 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 95th pick / 1953
78 Norm Masters 25 LT 12 0 249 6-2 Michigan St. 9/19/1933 1 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 18th pick / 1956
63 Marv Matuszak 27 3 0 232 6-3 Tulsa 9/12/1931 5 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 29th pick / 1953
85 Max McGee 26 LE 12 0 205 6-3 Tulane 7/16/1932 4 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1954
42 Don McIlhenny 24 LH 12 0 197 6-0 SMU 11/22/1934 2 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 27th pick / 1956
80 Steve Meilinger 28 RH 12 0 227 6-2 Kentucky 12/12/1930 2 Washington Redskins / 1st / 8th pick / 1954
33 Ray Nitschke 22 MLB 12 0 235 6-3 Illinois 12/29/1936 Rook Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 36th pick / 1958
10 Babe Parilli 28 qb 12 4 196 6-1 Kentucky 5/7/1930 6 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1952
51 Jim Ringo* 27 C 12 12 232 6-1 Syracuse 11/21/1931 5 Green Bay Packers / 7th / 79th pick / 1953
23 Al Romine 26 12 0 191 6-2 Florida,North Alabama 3/10/1932 3
67 Jim Salsbury 26 RG 12 0 233 6-1 UCLA 8/8/1932 3 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 24th pick / 1955
22 Jim Shanley 22 12 0 174 5-9 Oregon 7/27/1936 Rook
77 Ollie Spencer 27 RT 12 0 245 6-2 Kansas 4/17/1931 5 Detroit Lions / 6th / 73rd pick / 1953
15 Bart Starr 24 QB 12 7 197 6-1 Alabama 1/9/1934 2 Green Bay Packers / 17th / 200th pick / 1956
27 John Symank 23 LS 12 0 180 5-11 Florida 8/31/1935 1 Green Bay Packers / 23rd / 268th pick / 1957
31 Jim Taylor 23 12 0 214 6-0 LSU 9/20/1935 Rook Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 15th pick / 1958
82 Jim Temp 25 12 0 245 6-4 Wisconsin 10/10/1933 1 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1955
47 Jesse Whittenton 24 8 0 193 6-0 Texas-El Paso 5/9/1934 2 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 60th pick / 1956
Team Total 25.8 12 217.5 6-1.6 3.1