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1-9-1, Finished 4th in NFL East Division  · 1939 NFL Season Summary

Scored 114 points (10.4/g), 7th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 216 points (19.6/g), 8th.
 Differential of -102 points (-9.3/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 2.0-9.0.

Coach: Johnny Blood (0-3-0) and Walt Kiesling (1-6-1)

Stadium: Forbes Field
 Training Camp: St. Francis University (Loretto, Pennsylvania)

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Rnd Pick Tm Player Pos Yrs From To AP1 PB St CarAV G Cmp Att Yds TD Int Att Yds TD Rec Yds TD College/Univ
3 17 PIT Billy Patterson B 2 1939 1940 0 0 1 0 19 48 155 756 6 19 101 205 0 Baylor
4 26 PIT Hugh McCullough TB 5 1939 1945 0 0 2 0 36 87 254 1105 6 41 134 397 4 5 74 0 Oklahoma
5 32 PIT Ernie Wheeler DB 2 1939 1942 0 0 0 0 10 5 17 94 1 7 17 0 0 North Dakota St.
6 41 PIT Sam Boyd E 2 1939 1940 0 0 0 0 14 21 423 2 Baylor
7 52 PIT Eddie Palumbo B 0 0 0 Detroit Mercy
8 61 PIT Ole Nelson E 0 0 0 Michigan St.
9 72 PIT Steve Petro G 2 1940 1941 0 0 1 0 17 Pittsburgh
10 81 PIT Jack Lee BB 1 1939 1939 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 -11 0 Carnegie Mellon
11 92 PIT Lou Tomasetti FB 8 1939 1949 0 0 4 0 94 16 53 170 1 9 501 1905 14 69 702 5 Bucknell
12 101 PIT Denny Cochran B 0 0 0 St. Louis
13 112 PIT Fabian Hoffman E 0 0 0 Pittsburgh
14 121 PIT Ed Clary B 0 0 0 South Carolina
15 132 PIT John Tosi C 1 1939 1939 0 0 0 0 4 Niagara
16 141 PIT Al Lezouski G 0 0 0 Pittsburgh
17 152 PIT Ed Longhi C 0 0 0 Notre Dame
18 161 PIT Dave Shirk E 0 0 0 Kansas
19 172 PIT Frank Peters E 0 0 0 Washington
20 181 PIT Tom Sheldrake E 0 0 0 Washington