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1963 Philadelphia Eagles

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2-10-2, Finished 7th in NFL East Division  · 1963 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -8.4, Offense: -4.6, Defense: -3.8, SoS: 1.6, avg is 0.0.

Scored 242 points (17.3/g), 12th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 381 points (27.2/g), 11th.
 Differential of -139 points (-9.9/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 3.6-10.4.

Coach: Nick Skorich (2-10-2)

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 29 6 8 99 for 184, 1,413 yards, 11 td, 13 int, & 13 rushes for 38 yards and 1 td Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
HB Timmy Brown* 26 4 0 192 rushes for 841 yards, 6 td, & 36 catches for 487 yards and 4 td Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
FB Ted Dean 25 3 0 79 rushes for 268 yards, 0 td, & 14 catches for 108 yards and 0 td Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 40th pick / 1960
FL Tommy McDonald 29 6 0 41 catches for 731 yards, 8 td Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 31st pick / 1957
SE Ron Goodwin 22 Rook 0 15 catches for 215 yards, 4 td Buffalo Bills / 11th / 83rd pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 214th pick / 1963
TE Pete Retzlaff* 32 7 0 57 catches for 895 yards, 4 td Detroit Lions / 22nd / 265th pick / 1953
LT Dave Graham 24 Rook 14 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 13th / 153rd pick / 1960
LG Ed Blaine 23 1 13 2 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 28th pick / 1962
New York Titans / 4th / 29th pick / 1962
C Jim Schrader 31 9 0 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 20th pick / 1954
RG Pete Case 23 1 0 1 fumble recovered Houston Oilers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 27th pick / 1962
RT J.D. Smith 27 4 14 2 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 15th pick / 1959
 Defensive Starters
LDE George Tarasovic 33 11 6 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1952
LDT Riley Gunnels 26 3 0 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 115th pick / 1959
RDT John Mellekas 30 7 9 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Bears / 4th / 47th pick / 1956
RDE Bobby Richards 25 1 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Oakland Raiders / 32nd / 249th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 210th pick / 1961
LLB Lee Roy Caffey 22 Rook 0 1 interception, 5 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 4th / 25th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 88th pick / 1963
MLB Dave Lloyd 27 4 14 3 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Cleveland Browns / 4th / 47th pick / 1959
RLB Maxie Baughan* 25 3 14 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 20th pick / 1960
LCB Ben Scotti 26 4 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
RCB Irv Cross 24 2 0 2 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 98th pick / 1961
LS Jimmy Carr 30 8 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered
RS Don Burroughs 32 8 0 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Mike Clark 23 Rook 0 7 of 15 field goals & 29 of 32 extra points
P King Hill 27 5 6 69 punts for a 43.1 average, 0 blocked Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1958
PR Timmy Brown* 26 4 0 16 punt returns for a 9.5 average and 0 td Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
KR Timmy Brown* 26 4 0 33 kick returns for a 28.6 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)
55 Maxie Baughan* 25 RLB 14 14 227 6-1 Georgia Tech 8/3/1938 3 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 20th pick / 1960
64 Ed Blaine 23 LG 14 13 240 6-1 Missouri 1/30/1940 1 5 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 28th pick / 1962
New York Titans / 4th / 29th pick / 1962
22 Timmy Brown* 26 HB 14 0 198 5-11 Ball St. 5/24/1937 4 12 Green Bay Packers / 27th / 313th pick / 1959
45 Don Burroughs 32 RS 13 0 190 6-4 Colorado St. 8/19/1931 8 6
66 Bill Byrne 23 12 0 240 6-0 Boston Col. 11/19/1940 Rook 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 55th pick / 1962
34 Lee Roy Caffey 22 LLB 14 0 240 6-4 Texas A&M 6/3/1941 Rook 6 Houston Oilers / 4th / 25th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 88th pick / 1963
21 Jimmy Carr 30 LS 14 0 206 6-1 Charleston (WV) 3/25/1933 8 5
67 Pete Case 23 RG 12 0 245 6-3 Georgia 12/27/1940 1 5 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 27th pick / 1962
84 Mike Clark 23 K 14 0 205 6-1 Texas A&M 11/7/1940 Rook 3
27 Irv Cross 24 RCB 14 0 195 6-2 Northwestern 7/27/1939 2 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 98th pick / 1961
35 Ted Dean 25 FB 14 0 213 6-2 Wichita St. 3/24/1938 3 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 40th pick / 1960
28 Paul Dudley 24 10 0 185 6-0 Arkansas 1/16/1939 1 0 San Diego Chargers / 29th / 232nd pick / 1962
Green Bay Packers / 4th / 54th pick / 1961
72 Frank Fuller 34 5 0 244 6-4 Kentucky 8/8/1929 10 2 Los Angeles Rams / 26th / 313th pick / 1952
31 Ron Goodwin 22 SE 10 0 180 5-11 Baylor 1/9/1941 Rook 2 Buffalo Bills / 11th / 83rd pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 214th pick / 1963
78 Dave Graham 24 LT 14 14 250 6-3 Virginia 2/1/1939 Rook 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 13th / 153rd pick / 1960
17 Ralph Guglielmi 30 4 0 196 6-1 Notre Dame 6/26/1933 8 0 Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1955
74 Riley Gunnels 26 LDT 9 0 253 6-3 Georgia 9/24/1937 3 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 10th / 115th pick / 1959
42 Bob Harrison 26 9 0 225 6-2 Oklahoma 8/8/1937 4 2 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 17th pick / 1959
43 Ralph Heck 22 14 0 230 6-1 Colorado 11/6/1941 Rook 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 11th / 144th pick / 1963
80 Gary Henson 23 11 0 200 6-3 Colorado 9/8/1940 Rook 0 Los Angeles Rams / 14th / 184th pick / 1962
Houston Oilers / 28th / 223rd pick / 1962
10 King Hill 27 P 14 6 212 6-3 Rice 11/8/1936 5 4 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1958
9 Sonny Jurgensen 29 QB 9 8 202 5-11 Duke 8/23/1934 6 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 4th / 43rd pick / 1957
61 Howard Keys 28 2 0 239 6-3 Oklahoma St. 1/24/1935 3 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 134th pick / 1959
52 Dave Lloyd 27 MLB 14 14 247 6-3 Texas Tech,Georgia 11/9/1936 4 6 Cleveland Browns / 4th / 47th pick / 1959
87 Dick Lucas 29 3 0 213 6-2 Boston Col. 1/9/1934 5 0 Chicago Bears / 10th / 119th pick / 1956
77 Ray Mansfield 22 14 0 250 6-3 Washington 1/21/1941 Rook 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 18th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 5th / 37th pick / 1963
62 Jerry Mazzanti 23 5 0 240 6-3 Arkansas 7/13/1940 Rook 2 San Diego Chargers / 25th / 194th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 223rd pick / 1962
23 Mike McClellan 24 10 0 185 6-1 Oklahoma 10/10/1939 1 2 New York Titans / 30th / 237th pick / 1962
San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 80th pick / 1961
25 Tommy McDonald 29 FL 14 0 178 5-9 Oklahoma 7/26/1934 6 7 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 31st pick / 1957
65 John Mellekas 30 RDT 11 9 255 6-3 Arizona 6/14/1933 7 4 Chicago Bears / 4th / 47th pick / 1956
26 Clarence Peaks 28 14 0 218 6-1 Michigan St. 9/23/1935 6 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 7th pick / 1957
83 Bill Quinlan 31 11 0 248 6-3 Michigan St. 6/19/1932 6 2 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 37th pick / 1956
24 Nate Ramsey 22 14 0 200 6-1 Indiana St. 7/12/1941 Rook 3 Philadelphia Eagles / 14th / 186th pick / 1963
44 Pete Retzlaff* 32 TE 14 0 211 6-1 North Dakota-Ellendale,South Dakota St. 8/21/1931 7 9 Detroit Lions / 22nd / 265th pick / 1953
68 Bobby Richards 25 14 0 245 6-2 LSU 10/2/1938 1 5 Oakland Raiders / 32nd / 249th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 15th / 210th pick / 1961
30 Theron Sapp 28 4 0 203 6-1 Georgia 6/15/1935 4 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 112th pick / 1958
51 Jim Schrader 31 C 13 0 244 6-2 Notre Dame 6/27/1932 9 5 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 20th pick / 1954
48 Ben Scotti 26 LCB 9 0 185 6-1 Maryland 6/9/1937 4 5
70 Jim Skaggs 23 3 0 250 6-3 Washington 1/3/1940 Rook 2 Oakland Raiders / 12th / 89th pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 139th pick / 1962
76 J.D. Smith 27 RT 14 14 250 6-2 Rice 5/27/1936 4 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 15th pick / 1959
85 Ralph Smith 25 14 0 215 6-2 Mississippi 12/1/1938 1 1 San Diego Chargers / 12th / 93rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 111th pick / 1962
86 Dick Stafford 23 4 0 255 6-4 Texas Tech 8/21/1940 1 2
82 George Tarasovic 33 LDE 6 6 245 6-4 Boston Col.,LSU 5/6/1930 11 2 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 18th pick / 1952
37 Tom Woodeshick 22 14 0 225 6-0 West Virginia 12/3/1941 Rook 0 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 28th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 102nd pick / 1963
Team Total 26.2 14 222.2 6-1.8 3.3