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5-8-0, Finished 8th in NFL  · 1927 NFL Season Summary

Scored 80 points (6.2/g), 10th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 163 points (12.5/g), 10th.
 Differential of -83 points (-6.4/g), 10th.  Expected W-L: 2.0-11.0.

Coach: Dick Rauch (5-8-0)

Stadium: Minersville Park

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Player PF Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 80 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Defense 163 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lg Rank Offense 10 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Lg Rank Defense 10 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

Team Games & Schedule

W# Day Date OT Rec Opp Tm Opp 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO 1stD TotYd PassY RushY TO
1 Sun September 25 boxscore W 1-0 Buffalo Bisons 22 0
2 Sun October 2 boxscore L 1-1 @ Chicago Cardinals 7 19
3 Sun October 9 boxscore L 1-2 New York Giants 0 19
3 Sun October 16 boxscore W 2-2 @ Providence Steam Roller 6 3
5 Sun October 23 boxscore L 2-3 Duluth Eskimos 0 27
7 Sun October 30 boxscore L 2-4 @ New York Giants 0 16
9 Sat November 5 boxscore L 2-5 @ Frankford Yellow Jackets 0 10
8 Sun November 6 boxscore W 3-5 Frankford Yellow Jackets 9 0
9 Fri November 11 boxscore L 3-6 New York Yankees 12 19
8 Sun November 13 boxscore L 3-7 @ Chicago Bears 12 30
11 Sun November 20 boxscore W 4-7 Duluth Eskimos 6 0
12 Thu November 24 boxscore W 5-7 Providence Steam Roller 6 0
14 Sun December 4 boxscore L 5-8 @ Providence Steam Roller 0 20

Scoring Summary

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
Barney Wentz 26 FB 12 8 2 2 2 1 17
Harlan Carr 24 wb 5 4 1 1 12
Frank Kirkleski 23 TB 12 9 1 1 2 12
Dinty Moore 24 wb 7 3 1 1 2 12
Pete Henry 30 RT 9 9 1 2 7
Vivian Hultman 24 le 9 5 1 1 6
George Kenneally 25 LE/re 13 13 1 1 6
Frank Racis 28 LG 13 13 1 1 6
Team Total 25.5 13 5 3 1 1 10 3 3 78
Opp Total 13 163

Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1927-09-25 BUF W, 22-0 1 10 rush Dinty Moore 10 yard rush
2 1927-09-25 BUF W, 22-0 1 4 pass Dinty Moore 4 yard pass from Frank Kirkleski
3 1927-09-25 BUF W, 22-0 2 21 pass Vivian Hultman 21 yard pass from Frank Kirkleski (Barney Wentz kick)
4 1927-10-02 @ CRD L, 7-19 1 blocked punt Frank Racis unknown yard blocked punt return (Barney Wentz kick)
5 1927-10-16 @ PRV W, 6-3 4 fumble Frank Kirkleski unknown yard fumble return
6 1927-11-06 FRN W, 9-0 3 18 pass Harlan Carr 18 yard pass from Jack Ernst
7 1927-11-11 NYY L, 12-19 2 rush Harlan Carr unknown yard rush (Pete Henry kick)
8 1927-11-13 @ CHI L, 12-30 1 1 rush Barney Wentz 1 yard rush
9 1927-11-13 @ CHI L, 12-30 4 24 rush Barney Wentz 24 yard rush
10 1927-11-20 DUL W, 6-0 2 rush Barney Wentz unknown yard rush
11 1927-11-24 PRV W, 6-0 2 21 pass George Kenneally 21 yard pass from Frank Kirkleski

Opponent Touchdown Log

Rk Date Opp Result Quarter Dist Type
1 1927-10-02 @ CRD W, 19-7 2 rush Rollin Roach unknown yard rush
2 1927-10-02 @ CRD W, 19-7 3 rush Ben Jones unknown yard rush (Bub Weller kick)
3 1927-10-02 @ CRD W, 19-7 4 rush Paul Hogan unknown yard rush
4 1927-10-09 NYG W, 19-0 3 35 fumble Doc Alexander 35 yard fumble return
5 1927-10-09 NYG W, 19-0 4 rush Mule Wilson unknown yard rush (Jack McBride kick)
6 1927-10-23 DUL W, 27-0 1 25 pass Joe Rooney 25 yard pass from Ernie Nevers (Ernie Nevers kick)
7 1927-10-23 DUL W, 27-0 2 11 pass Russ Method 11 yard pass from Ernie Nevers (Ernie Nevers kick)
8 1927-10-23 DUL W, 27-0 2 60 pass Joe Rooney 60 yard pass from Ernie Nevers
9 1927-10-23 DUL W, 27-0 2 38 pass Joe Rooney 38 yard pass from Ernie Nevers (Ernie Nevers kick)
10 1927-10-30 @ NYG W, 16-0 1 20 rush Jack McBride 20 yard rush
11 1927-10-30 @ NYG W, 16-0 4 interception Doug Wycoff unknown yard interception return
12 1927-11-05 @ FRN W, 10-0 3 11 rush Charley Rogers 11 yard rush (Ken Mercer kick)
13 1927-11-11 NYY W, 19-12 1 46 pass Bo Molenda 46 yard pass from Wild Bill Kelly
14 1927-11-11 NYY W, 19-12 2 pass Red Badgro unknown yard pass from Larry Marks
15 1927-11-11 NYY W, 19-12 3 58 interception Eddie Tryon 58 yard interception return (Eddie Tryon kick)
16 1927-11-13 @ CHI W, 30-12 2 1 rush Paddy Driscoll 1 yard rush
17 1927-11-13 @ CHI W, 30-12 3 fumble George Halas unknown yard fumble return
18 1927-11-13 @ CHI W, 30-12 3 33 pass George Halas 33 yard pass from Joey Sternaman (Joey Sternaman kick)
19 1927-11-13 @ CHI W, 30-12 3 3 rush Buck White 3 yard rush (Joey Sternaman kick)
20 1927-12-04 @ PRV W, 20-0 3 rush Wildcat Wilson unknown yard rush (Gus Sonnenberg kick)
21 1927-12-04 @ PRV W, 20-0 3 34 pass Jimmy Conzelman 34 yard pass from Wildcat Wilson
22 1927-12-04 @ PRV W, 20-0 4 5 rush Wildcat Wilson 5 yard rush (Gus Sonnenberg kick)