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1942 Philadelphia Eagles

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2-9-0, Finished 5th in NFL East Division  · 1942 NFL Season Summary

Scored 134 points (12.2/g), 7th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 239 points (21.7/g), 9th.
 Differential of -105 points (-9.5/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 2.2-8.8.

Coach: Greasy Neale (2-9-0)

Stadium: Shibe Park
 Training Camp: Two Rivers High School Bowl (Two Rivers, Wisconsin)

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
QB Tommy Thompson* 26 2 10 95 for 203, 1,410 yards, 8 td, 16 int, & 92 rushes for -32 yards and 1 td
FB Lou Tomasetti 26 3 5 45 rushes for 102 yards, 0 td, & 4 catches for 22 yards and 0 td Pittsburgh Pirates / 11th / 92nd pick / 1939
LH Bob Davis 28 4 6 43 rushes for 207 yards, 2 td, & 6 catches for 93 yards and 1 td
RH Len Barnum 30 4 5 30 rushes for 64 yards, 0 td, & 3 catches for 54 yards and 0 td Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 12th pick / 1936
LE Larry Cabrelli 25 1 11 15 catches for 229 yards, 1 td
LT Vic Sears 24 1 11 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 33rd pick / 1941
LG Woody Gerber 22 1 9
C Ray Graves 24 Rook 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 73rd pick / 1942
RG Enio Conti* 29 1 10
RT John Eibner 28 1 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 15th / 133rd pick / 1941
RE Fred Meyer 23 Rook 10 16 catches for 324 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for 13 yards and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 103rd pick / 1942
 Special Teams Starters
K Len Barnum 30 4 5 3 of 7 field goals & 7 of 8 extra points Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 12th pick / 1936
P Len Barnum 30 4 5 50 punts for a 42.1 average, 0 blocked Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 12th pick / 1936
PR Bosh Pritchard* 23 Rook 4 11 punt returns for a 9.7 average and 0 td
KR Bob Davis 28 4 6 9 kick returns for a 15.6 average and 0 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Len Barnum 30 K 10 5 200 6-0 West Virginia Wesleyan 9/18/1912 4 Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 12th pick / 1936
John Binotto 23 2 0 185 5-10 Duquesne 11/24/1919 Rook
Leo Brennan 23 t 11 2 210 6-0 Holy Cross 9/28/1919 Rook
Larry Cabrelli 25 LE 11 11 194 5-11 Colgate 3/30/1917 1
Bill Combs 22 10 0 183 5-11 Purdue 6/29/1920 Rook
Enio Conti* 29 RG 11 10 204 5-11 Arkansas,Bucknell 2/15/1913 1
Leon Cook 22 2 0 245 6-0 Northwestern 3/27/1920 Rook
Bob Davis 28 KR 10 6 180 6-1 Kentucky 5/4/1914 4
John Eibner 28 RT 10 7 228 6-2 Kentucky 3/13/1914 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 15th / 133rd pick / 1941
Dick Erdlitz 22 hb 10 1 181 5-10 Northwestern 2/16/1920 Rook
Joe Frank 27 1 0 217 6-1 Georgetown (DC) 7/14/1915 1
Woody Gerber 22 LG 11 9 223 6-0 Alabama 8/7/1920 1
Ray Graves 24 C 11 6 205 6-1 Tennessee Wesleyan,Tennessee 12/31/1918 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 73rd pick / 1942
Irv Hall 29 fb 8 3 210 6-0 Brown 11/23/1913 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 144th pick / 1939
Bill Halverson 23 8 0 242 6-3 Oregon St. 5/4/1919 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 63rd pick / 1942
Ken Hayden 25 c 9 5 205 6-0 Arkansas 10/21/1917 Rook
Frank Hrabetin 27 t 7 1 233 6-4 Loyola Marymount 12/1/1915 Rook
Billy Jefferson 24 5 0 208 6-2 Mississippi St. 3/17/1918 1 Detroit Lions / 12th / 105th pick / 1941
Bert Johnson 30 fb 7 3 212 6-0 Kentucky 2/18/1912 5 Brooklyn Dodgers / 5th / 42nd pick / 1937
Bernie Kaplan 29 3 0 195 5-11 West. Maryland 6/8/1913 7
Ed Kasky 23 t 10 3 220 6-1 Villanova 6/22/1919 Rook
Jim Lankas 24 1 0 220 6-2 St. Mary's (CA) 8/26/1918 Rook
Steve Levanitis 22 5 0 220 6-1 Boston Col. 3/26/1920 Rook
Basilio Marchi 34 g 7 1 220 6-2 NYU 7/14/1908 8
Bob Masters 29 3 0 200 5-11 Baylor 1/16/1913 5
Fred Meyer 23 RE 10 10 190 6-2 Stanford 9/29/1919 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 103rd pick / 1942
Bert Milling 21 2 0 185 5-10 Richmond 11/4/1921 Rook
Rupert Pate 25 7 0 205 6-1 Wake Forest 9/6/1917 2 Chicago Cardinals / 20th / 181st pick / 1940
Bob Priestley 22 9 0 192 5-11 Brown 1/5/1920 Rook
Bosh Pritchard* 23 PR 6 4 164 5-11 VMI,Georgia Tech 9/10/1919 Rook
Vic Sears 24 LT 11 11 223 6-3 Oregon St. 3/4/1918 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 33rd pick / 1941
Jack Smith 25 6 0 200 6-1 Stanford 8/11/1917 Rook
Jack Stackpool 25 fb 8 4 207 6-1 Washington 9/6/1917 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 83rd pick / 1942
Ernie Steele 25 hb 10 1 187 6-0 Washington 11/2/1917 Rook Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 81st pick / 1942
Len Supulski 22 9 0 175 6-0 Dickinson 12/15/1920 Rook
Al Thacker 23 3 0 200 5-10 Charleston (WV) 3/1/1919 Rook
Tommy Thompson* 26 QB 11 10 192 6-1 Tulsa 8/15/1916 2
Lou Tomasetti 26 FB 10 5 198 6-0 Bucknell 1/8/1916 3 Pittsburgh Pirates / 11th / 92nd pick / 1939
Bob Wear 23 3 0 205 5-11 Sacramento St.,Penn St. 1/5/1919 Rook
Ted Williams 26 b 11 2 183 5-11 Notre Dame,Boston Col. 6/3/1916 Rook Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 18th pick / 1942
Tex Williams 23 5 0 193 5-11 Auburn 8/21/1919 Rook
Team Total 25.0 11 203.4 6-0.3 1.1