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1962 Philadelphia Eagles

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3-10-1, NFL East Division  · 1962 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -7.7, Offense: -4.4, Defense: -3.3, SoS: -2.4, avg is 0.0.

Scored 282 points (20.1/g), 11th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 356 points (25.4/g), 9th.
 Differential of -74 points (-5.3/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 5.1-8.9.

Coach: Nick Skorich (3-10-1)

Stadium: Franklin Field
 Training Camp: (Hershey, Pennsylvania)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Sonny Jurgensen 28 5 13 196 for 366, 3,261 yards, 22 td, 26 int, & 17 rushes for 44 yards and 2 td Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
HB Timmy Brown* 25 3 0 137 rushes for 545 yards, 5 td, & 52 catches for 849 yards and 6 td Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
FB Clarence Peaks 27 5 0 137 rushes for 447 yards, 3 td, & 39 catches for 347 yards and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 7th pick / 1957
FL Tommy McDonald* 28 5 0 58 catches for 1,146 yards, 10 td Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 31st pick / 1957
SE Pete Retzlaff 31 6 0 30 catches for 584 yards, 3 td Detroit Lions / 22nd / 265th pick / 1953
TE Dick Lucas 28 4 0 19 catches for 236 yards, 1 td Chicago Bears / 10th / 119th pick / 1956
LT Jim McCusker 26 4 14 1 fumble recovered Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1958
LG John Wittenborn 26 4 0 San Francisco 49ers / 17th / 203rd pick / 1958
C Jim Schrader 30 8 0 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 2nd / 20th pick / 1954
RG Roy Hord 28 2 0 Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 88th pick / 1957
RT J.D. Smith 26 3 14 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 15th pick / 1959
 Defensive Starters
LDE John Baker 27 4 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 56th pick / 1958
LDT Riley Gunnels 25 2 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 115th pick / 1959
RDT Joe Lewis 26 4 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 17th / 199th pick / 1958
RDE Bobby Richards 24 Rook 0 Oakland Raiders / 32nd / 249th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 210th pick / 1961
LLB Bob Harrison 25 3 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1959
MLB Chuck Bednarik 37 13 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 1st pick / 1949
RLB Maxie Baughan 24 2 14 1 interception, 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 20th pick / 1960
LCB Ben Scotti 25 3 14 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RCB Irv Cross 23 1 0 5 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 98th pick / 1961
LS Jimmy Carr 29 7 0 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RS Don Burroughs 31 7 0 7 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Bobby Walston 34 11 0 4 of 15 field goals & 36 of 38 extra points Philadelphia Eagles / 14th / 166th pick / 1951
P King Hill 26 4 1 64 punts for a 42.9 average, 0 blocked Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1958
PR Timmy Brown* 25 3 0 6 punt returns for a 13.5 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
KR Timmy Brown* 25 3 0 30 kick returns for a 27.7 average and 1 td Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
78 John Baker 27 LDE 7 0 279 6-6 North Carolina Central 6/10/1935 4 5 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 56th pick / 1958
55 Maxie Baughan 24 RLB 14 14 227 6-1 Georgia Tech 8/3/1938 2 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 20th pick / 1960
65 Jim Beaver 24 1 0 235 6-1 Florida 5/18/1938 Rook 2 Buffalo Bills / 29th / 228th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 112th pick / 1961
60 Chuck Bednarik 37 MLB 14 0 233 6-3 Pennsylvania 5/1/1925 13 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 1st pick / 1949
22 Timmy Brown* 25 HB 14 0 198 5-11 Ball St. 5/24/1937 3 13 Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
20 Frank Budd 23 13 0 187 5-10 Villanova 7/20/1939 Rook 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 96th pick / 1962
45 Don Burroughs 31 RS 12 0 190 6-4 Colorado St. 8/19/1931 7 8
53 Bob Butler 22 3 0 230 6-1 Kentucky 10/27/1940 Rook 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 9th / 124th pick / 1962
21 Jimmy Carr 29 LS 14 0 206 6-1 Charleston (WV) 3/25/1933 7 6
67 Pete Case 22 14 0 245 6-3 Georgia 12/27/1940 Rook 3 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 27th pick / 1962
41 Howard Cassady 28 5 0 183 5-10 Ohio St. 3/2/1934 6 2 Detroit Lions / 1st / 3rd pick / 1956
27 Irv Cross 23 RCB 14 0 195 6-2 Northwestern 7/27/1939 1 7 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 98th pick / 1961
35 Ted Dean 24 2 0 213 6-2 Wichita St. 3/24/1938 2 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 40th pick / 1960
33 Merrill Douglas 26 13 0 204 6-0 Utah 3/15/1936 4 0 Chicago Bears / 6th / 65th pick / 1958
79 Gene Gossage 27 14 0 240 6-3 Cincinnati,Northwestern 2/17/1935 2 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 28th / 328th pick / 1958
80 Ken Gregory 25 2 0 190 6-1 Whittier 2/1/1937 1 0 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 49th pick / 1961
Houston Oilers / 24th / 192nd pick / 1961
74 Riley Gunnels 25 LDT 14 0 253 6-3 Georgia 9/24/1937 2 5 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 115th pick / 1959
42 Bob Harrison 25 LLB 13 0 225 6-2 Oklahoma 8/8/1937 3 5 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1959
10 King Hill 26 P 14 1 212 6-3 Rice 11/8/1936 4 4 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1958
64 Roy Hord 28 RG 11 0 244 6-4 Duke 12/25/1934 2 5 Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 88th pick / 1957
33 Don Jonas 24 1 0 195 5-11 Penn St. 12/3/1938 Rook 0 New York Titans / 32nd / 253rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 13th / 182nd pick / 1961
9 Sonny Jurgensen 28 QB 14 13 202 5-11 Duke 8/23/1934 5 12 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
77 John Kapele 25 6 0 240 6-0 Utah,BYU 10/19/1937 2 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 114th pick / 1960
61 Howard Keys 27 13 0 239 6-3 Oklahoma St. 1/24/1935 2 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 134th pick / 1959
71 Joe Lewis 26 RDT 13 0 256 6-2 Compton CC (CA) 1/23/1936 4 5 Pittsburgh Steelers / 17th / 199th pick / 1958
87 Dick Lucas 28 TE 9 0 213 6-2 Boston Col. 1/9/1934 4 2 Chicago Bears / 10th / 119th pick / 1956
23 Mike McClellan 23 14 0 185 6-1 Oklahoma 10/10/1939 Rook 4 New York Titans / 30th / 237th pick / 1962
San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 80th pick / 1961
75 Jim McCusker 26 LT 14 14 246 6-2 Pittsburgh 5/19/1936 4 6 Chicago Cardinals / 2nd / 14th pick / 1958
25 Tommy McDonald* 28 FL 14 0 178 5-9 Oklahoma 7/26/1934 5 11 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 31st pick / 1957
29 John Nocera 28 14 0 220 6-1 Iowa 5/4/1934 3 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 182nd pick / 1957
77 Don Oakes 24 14 0 255 6-4 Virginia Tech 7/22/1938 1 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 42nd pick / 1961
Boston Patriots / 21st / 162nd pick / 1961
26 Clarence Peaks 27 FB 14 0 218 6-1 Michigan St. 9/23/1935 5 7 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 7th pick / 1957
44 Pete Retzlaff 31 SE 8 0 211 6-1 North Dakota-Ellendale,South Dakota St. 8/21/1931 6 5 Detroit Lions / 22nd / 265th pick / 1953
68 Bobby Richards 24 RDE 14 0 245 6-2 LSU 10/2/1938 Rook 5 Oakland Raiders / 32nd / 249th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 210th pick / 1961
30 Theron Sapp 27 12 0 203 6-1 Georgia 6/15/1935 3 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 112th pick / 1958
51 Jim Schrader 30 C 13 0 244 6-2 Notre Dame 6/27/1932 8 6 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 20th pick / 1954
48 Ben Scotti 25 LCB 14 14 185 6-1 Maryland 6/9/1937 3 6
76 J.D. Smith 26 RT 14 14 250 6-2 Rice 5/27/1936 3 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 15th pick / 1959
85 Ralph Smith 24 13 0 215 6-2 Mississippi 12/1/1938 Rook 0 San Diego Chargers / 12th / 93rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 111th pick / 1962
86 Dick Stafford 22 7 0 255 6-4 Texas Tech 8/21/1940 Rook 2
83 Bobby Walston 34 K 14 0 190 6-0 Georgia 10/17/1928 11 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 14th / 166th pick / 1951
62 John Wittenborn 26 LG 14 0 238 6-2 SE Missouri St. 3/1/1936 4 6 San Francisco 49ers / 17th / 203rd pick / 1958
63 Mike Woulfe 23 13 0 225 6-2 Colorado 8/14/1939 Rook 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 208th pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 26th / 208th pick / 1962
Team Total 26.2 14 220.9 6-1.5 3.2