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4-7-2, Finished 6th in NFL  · 1928 NFL Season Summary

Scored 79 points (6.1/g), 8th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 136 points (10.5/g), 6th.
 Differential of -57 points (-4.4/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 2.8-10.2.

Coach: Earl Potteiger (4-7-2)

Stadium: Polo Grounds
 Training Camp: (New York, New York)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Bruce Caldwell 22 Rook 6
FB Jack McBride 27 3 9
BB Jack Hagerty 25 2 8
WB Mule Wilson 27 2 12
LE Neely Allison 26 2 13
LT Steve Owen 30 4 12
LG Paul Jappe 30 3 7
C Mickey Murtagh 24 2 10
RG Hec Garvey 28 6 9
RT Rudy Rosatti 33 5 9
RE Cal Hubbard 28 1 13
 Special Teams Starters
K Neely Allison 26 2 13
P Neely Allison 26 2 13
PR Neely Allison 26 2 13
KR Neely Allison 26 2 13

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Neely Allison 26 K 13 13 190 6-0 Texas A&M 5/14/1902 2
Al Bloodgood 27 b 5 1 153 5-8 DePauw,Nebraska 9/5/1901 3
Bruce Caldwell 22 TB 10 6 190 6-0 Brown,Yale 2/8/1906 Rook
Ox Eckhardt 27 fb 11 6 190 6-1 Texas 12/23/1901 Rook
Ray Flaherty+ 25 1 0 190 6-0 Washington St.,Gonzaga 9/1/1903 1
Hec Garvey 28 RG 11 9 235 6-1 Notre Dame 2/20/1900 6
Jack Hagerty 25 BB 11 8 164 5-9 Georgetown (DC) 7/3/1903 2
Hinkey Haines 30 tb 9 6 170 5-10 Lebanon Valley,Penn St. 12/23/1898 3
Bug Hartzog 27 g 13 3 195 5-11 Baylor 4/11/1901 Rook
John Holman t 1 1 none Rook
Cal Hubbard 28 RE 13 13 253 6-2 Centenary,Geneva 10/31/1900 1
Paul Jappe 30 LG 12 7 195 6-1 Syracuse 1/16/1898 3
Jack McBride 27 FB 9 9 185 5-11 Syracuse 11/30/1901 3
Century Milstead 28 rt 11 5 213 6-1 Wabash,Yale 1/1/1900 3
Hap Moran 27 b 1 1 190 6-1 Carnegie Mellon,Grinnell 5/31/1901 2
Mickey Murtagh 24 C 10 10 189 6-1 Georgetown (DC) 4/8/1904 2
Al Nesser 36 g 4 3 195 6-0 none 6/6/1892 8
Steve Owen 30 LT 12 12 237 5-10 Phillips 4/21/1898 4
Babe Parnell 27 1 0 205 6-3 Colgate,Allegheny 1/9/1901 3
Tony Plansky 28 b 6 3 215 6-2 Georgetown (DC) 6/20/1900 Rook
Earl Potteiger 35 7 0 170 5-7 Ursinus 2/11/1893 8
Max Reed 26 c 3 1 185 5-8 Bucknell 2/15/1902 3
Rudy Rosatti 33 RT 11 9 211 6-0 West. Michigan,North Dakota St.,Michigan 9/12/1895 5
Paul Schuette 22 g 4 2 220 6-0 Wisconsin 3/10/1906 Rook
Red Smith 24 1 0 192 5-10 Lawrence,Notre Dame 5/18/1904 1
Bull Wesley 27 c 5 3 190 6-1 Alabama 9/26/1901 2
Mule Wilson 27 WB 13 12 192 5-11 Texas A&M 9/10/1901 2
Team Total 26.5 13 189.4 5-8.9 2.5