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1949 New York Bulldogs

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1-10-1, Finished 5th in NFL East Division  · 1949 NFL Season Summary

Scored 153 points (12.8/g), 9th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 368 points (30.7/g), 10th.
 Differential of -215 points (-17.9/g), 9th.  Expected W-L: 1.3-10.7.

Coach: Charley Ewart (1-10-1)

 Training Camp: (Hershey, Pennsylvania)

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 Bobby Layne 23 1 12 155 for 299, 1,796 yards, 9 td, 18 int, & 54 rushes for 196 yards and 3 td Chicago Bears / 1st / 3rd pick / 1948
FB Joe Osmanski 32 3 8 66 rushes for 267 yards, 2 td, & 17 catches for 135 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 18th / 170th pick / 1941
LH Paul Shoults 24 Rook 6 46 rushes for 124 yards, 0 td, & 10 catches for 124 yards and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 235th pick / 1948
RH Joe Golding 28 2 11 63 rushes for 240 yards, 0 td, & 12 catches for 78 yards and 2 td Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 31st pick / 1946
LE Bill Chipley 29 2 9 57 catches for 631 yards, 2 td Boston Yanks / 8th / 57th pick / 1947
LT John Nolan 23 1 12 3 fumbles recovered Boston Yanks / 3rd / 14th pick / 1948
LG Fritz Barzilauskas 29 2 10 1 fumble recovered Boston Yanks / 1st / 3rd pick / 1947
C Joe Domnanovich 30 3 12 1 fumble recovered Brooklyn Dodgers / 4th / 28th pick / 1943
RG John Weaver 23 Rook 6 2 fumbles recovered
RT Carroll Vogelaar 29 2 12 1 fumble recovered Boston Yanks / 5th / 27th pick / 1947
RE Nick Scollard 29 3 9 3 catches for 81 yards, 2 td Boston Yanks / 2nd / 12th pick / 1946
 Special Teams Starters
K Nick Scollard 29 3 9 3 of 10 field goals & 18 of 21 extra points Boston Yanks / 2nd / 12th pick / 1946
P Mike Boyda 28 Rook 0 56 punts for a 44.2 average, 0 blocked New York Bulldogs / 5th / 44th pick / 1949
PR Paul Shoults 24 Rook 6 8 punt returns for a 3.4 average and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 235th pick / 1948
KR Paul Shoults 24 Rook 6 14 kick returns for a 19.4 average and 0 td Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 235th pick / 1948

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Fritz Barzilauskas 29 LG 12 10 230 6-1 Holy Cross,Yale 6/13/1920 2 Boston Yanks / 1st / 3rd pick / 1947
Stan Batinski 32 g 12 1 215 5-10 Temple 3/4/1917 8
Tom Blake 22 5 0 220 6-2 Tennessee,Cincinnati 7/19/1927 Rook
Mike Boyda 28 P 9 0 205 6-1 Washington & Lee 11/28/1921 Rook New York Bulldogs / 5th / 44th pick / 1949
Bill Campbell 29 4 0 195 6-0 Oklahoma 8/6/1920 4 Chicago Cardinals / 17th / 153rd pick / 1943
Jim Canady 23 b 7 1 178 5-10 Texas,Ark-Monticello 1/14/1926 1 Chicago Bears / 5th / 35th pick / 1947
Bill Chipley 29 LE 12 9 199 6-3 Clemson,Washington & Lee 7/2/1920 2 Boston Yanks / 8th / 57th pick / 1947
Bob DeMoss 22 3 0 175 6-2 Purdue 1/27/1927 Rook New York Bulldogs / 2nd / 13th pick / 1949
Joe Domnanovich 30 C 12 12 213 6-1 Alabama 3/18/1919 3 Brooklyn Dodgers / 4th / 28th pick / 1943
Herb Ellis 24 12 0 205 6-2 Texas A&M 12/18/1925 Rook
Frank Gaul 23 12 0 200 6-0 Notre Dame 8/8/1926 Rook New York Bulldogs / 20th / 193rd pick / 1949
Joe Golding 28 RH 11 11 184 6-0 Oklahoma 2/26/1921 2 Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 31st pick / 1946
Roger Harding 26 3 0 217 6-2 California 6/11/1923 4 Cleveland Rams / 5th / 37th pick / 1945
Ralph Heywood 28 e 12 2 203 6-2 USC 9/11/1921 3 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 19th pick / 1944
Mike Jarmoluk 27 2 0 232 6-5 Temple 10/22/1922 3 Detroit Lions / 7th / 62nd pick / 1945
Bobby Layne 23 QB 12 12 201 6-1 Texas 12/19/1926 1 Chicago Bears / 1st / 3rd pick / 1948
Frank Muehlheuser 23 fb 8 2 215 6-2 Colgate 7/2/1926 1 New York Giants / 8th / 64th pick / 1947
Frank Nelson 26 4 0 166 5-9 Utah 5/28/1923 1 Boston Yanks / 20th / 179th pick / 1948
John Nolan 23 LT 12 12 232 6-2 Holy Cross,Penn St. 2/26/1926 1 Boston Yanks / 3rd / 14th pick / 1948
Larry Olsonoski 24 g 8 2 214 6-2 Minnesota 9/10/1925 1 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 41st pick / 1948
Joe Osmanski 32 FB 8 8 218 6-2 Holy Cross 12/26/1917 3 Washington Redskins / 18th / 170th pick / 1941
Merv Pregulman 27 12 0 215 6-3 Michigan 10/10/1922 3 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 7th pick / 1944
Hal Prescott 29 e 5 1 199 6-1 Hardin-Simmons 10/18/1920 3 Green Bay Packers / 19th / 178th pick / 1943
Steve Pritko 29 e 2 1 209 6-2 Villanova 12/21/1920 6 Cleveland Rams / 28th / 265th pick / 1943
John Rauch 22 9 0 195 6-1 Georgia 8/20/1927 Rook Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 1949
George Roman 23 8 0 242 6-4 Case Western Reserve 2/20/1926 1 Boston Yanks / 11th / 89th pick / 1948
Joe Sabasteanski 28 rg 12 5 207 6-0 Fordham 2/24/1921 2 Brooklyn Dodgers / 11th / 94th pick / 1943
Nick Scollard 29 K 12 9 217 6-4 St. Joseph's (IN) 4/3/1920 3 Boston Yanks / 2nd / 12th pick / 1946
Dean Sensanbaugher 24 hb 4 2 190 5-9 Army,Ohio St. 8/12/1925 1
Paul Shoults 24 KR 12 6 178 5-11 Miami (OH) 10/9/1925 Rook Chicago Cardinals / 25th / 235th pick / 1948
Phil Slosburg 23 b 3 2 170 5-10 Temple 10/30/1926 1 Boston Yanks / 6th / 39th pick / 1948
Ed Smith 26 hb 8 1 185 6-3 Texas-El Paso 7/20/1923 1 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 19th pick / 1948
Bob Sponaugle 21 e 4 1 203 6-1 Pennsylvania 1/31/1928 Rook
Sam Tamburo 23 de 12 2 200 6-2 Penn St. 7/1/1926 Rook New York Bulldogs / 6th / 61st pick / 1949
Carroll Vogelaar 29 RT 12 12 253 6-3 Loyola Marymount,San Francisco 4/8/1920 2 Boston Yanks / 5th / 27th pick / 1947
Jim Wade 23 hb 10 1 175 5-11 Oklahoma City 2/14/1926 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 27th / 250th pick / 1948
Joe Watt 30 hb 5 1 184 5-11 Syracuse 6/18/1919 2 Boston Yanks / 7th / 47th pick / 1947
John Weaver 23 RG 12 6 215 6-2 Miami (OH) 3/31/1926 Rook
Team Total 25.9 12 204.1 6-1.1 1.7