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1950 Los Angeles Rams

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9-3-0, Finished 1st in NFL National Division  · 1950 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 5.9, Offense: 12.3, Defense: -6.4, SoS: -7.2, avg is 0.0.

Scored 466 points (38.8/g), 1st of 13 in the NFL. Allowed 309 points (25.8/g), 9th.
 Differential of 157 points (13.1/g), 2nd.  Expected W-L: 8.7-3.3.

Coach: Joe Stydahar (9-3-0)

 Training Camp: University of Redlands (Redlands, California)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Norm Van Brocklin* 24 1 6 127 for 233, 2,061 yards, 18 td, 14 int, & 15 rushes for 22 yards and 1 td Los Angeles Rams / 4th / 37th pick / 1949
FB Dick Hoerner* 28 3 0 95 rushes for 381 yards, 10 td, & 26 catches for 446 yards and 1 td Cleveland Rams / 17th / 169th pick / 1945
LH Glenn Davis* 26 Rook 0 88 rushes for 416 yards, 3 td, & 42 catches for 592 yards and 4 td Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 1947
RH Paul Barry 24 Rook 0 50 rushes for 231 yards, 2 td, & 7 catches for 122 yards and 0 td Los Angeles Rams / 13th / 127th pick / 1949
LE Tom Fears*+ 28 2 0 84 catches for 1,116 yards, 7 td Cleveland Rams / 11th / 103rd pick / 1945
LT Dick Huffman* 27 3 0 2 fumbles recovered Cleveland Rams / 9th / 81st pick / 1945
LG Jack Finlay 29 3 0 2 fumbles recovered
C Art Statuto 25 2 0 1 fumble recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 31st / 292nd pick / 1948
RG Dave Stephenson 25 Rook 0 Los Angeles Rams / 15th / 194th pick / 1950
RT Bob Reinhard 30 4 0 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 34th pick / 1942
RE Elroy Hirsch 27 4 0 42 catches for 687 yards, 7 td, & 2 rushes for 19 yards and 0 td Cleveland Rams / 1st / 5th pick / 1945
 Defensive Starters
LDE Larry Brink* 27 2 0 Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 150th pick / 1948
LDT Dick Huffman* 27 3 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Cleveland Rams / 9th / 81st pick / 1945
MG Stan West 24 Rook 0 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 12th pick / 1950
RDT Bob Reinhard 30 4 0 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 34th pick / 1942
RDE Jack Zilly 29 3 0 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Cleveland Rams / 4th / 32nd pick / 1945
LLB Mike Lazetich 29 5 0 Cleveland Rams / 2nd / 16th pick / 1945
MLB Don Paul 25 2 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 21st pick / 1947
RLB Tank Younger 22 1 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
LDH Tom Keane 24 2 0 6 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 18th pick / 1948
RDH Woodley Lewis* 25 Rook 0 12 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950
S Jerry Williams 27 1 0 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 63rd pick / 1949
 Special Teams Starters
K Bob Waterfield* 30 5 6 7 of 14 field goals & 54 of 58 extra points Cleveland Rams / 5th / 42nd pick / 1944
P Bob Waterfield* 30 5 6 52 punts for a 40.1 average, 2 blocked Cleveland Rams / 5th / 42nd pick / 1944
PR Vitamin Smith 27 1 0 22 punt returns for a 9.9 average and 0 td
KR Vitamin Smith 27 1 0 22 kick returns for a 33.7 average and 3 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
9 Paul Barry 24 RH 12 0 208 6-0 Tulsa 8/7/1926 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 13th / 127th pick / 1949
66 Gil Bouley 29 11 0 235 6-2 Boston Col. 11/15/1921 5 Cleveland Rams / 3rd / 26th pick / 1944
80 Bob Boyd 22 12 0 201 6-2 Loyola Marymount 3/7/1928 Rook
63 Larry Brink* 27 LDE 12 0 236 6-5 Northern Illinois 9/12/1923 2 Los Angeles Rams / 17th / 150th pick / 1948
86 Ed Champagne 28 11 0 236 6-3 LSU 12/4/1922 3 Los Angeles Rams / 18th / 163rd pick / 1947
41 Glenn Davis* 26 LH 12 0 172 5-9 Cal Poly-Pomona,Army 12/26/1924 Rook Detroit Lions / 1st / 2nd pick / 1947
55 Tom Fears*+ 28 LE 12 0 216 6-2 Santa Clara,UCLA 12/3/1922 2 Cleveland Rams / 11th / 103rd pick / 1945
58 Jack Finlay 29 LG 10 0 217 6-1 UCLA 9/8/1921 3
40 Elroy Hirsch 27 RE 12 0 190 6-2 Wisconsin,Michigan 6/17/1923 4 Cleveland Rams / 1st / 5th pick / 1945
31 Dick Hoerner* 28 FB 12 0 220 6-4 Iowa 7/25/1922 3 Cleveland Rams / 17th / 169th pick / 1945
20 Dick Huffman* 27 LDT 12 0 255 6-1 Tennessee 3/27/1923 3 Cleveland Rams / 9th / 81st pick / 1945
24 Tommy Kalmanir 24 10 0 171 5-8 Pittsburgh,Nevada-Reno 3/30/1926 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 25th / 229th pick / 1947
10 Tom Keane 24 LDH 9 0 192 6-1 Ohio St.,West Virginia 9/7/1926 2 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 18th pick / 1948
27 Mike Lazetich 29 LLB 9 0 211 6-1 Montana,Michigan 8/27/1921 5 Cleveland Rams / 2nd / 16th pick / 1945
30 Woodley Lewis* 25 RDH 12 0 185 6-0 Oregon 6/14/1925 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 8th / 103rd pick / 1950
22 Fred Naumetz 28 12 0 222 6-1 Boston Col. 3/28/1922 4 Cleveland Rams / 3rd / 20th pick / 1943
36 Ralph Pasquariello 24 9 0 237 6-2 Villanova 5/30/1926 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 9th pick / 1950
57 Don Paul 25 MLB 10 0 228 6-1 UCLA 3/18/1925 2 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 21st pick / 1947
54 Bob Reinhard 30 RDT 12 0 234 6-4 California 10/17/1920 4 Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 34th pick / 1942
17 George Sims 23 9 0 170 5-11 Baylor 10/23/1927 1 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 17th pick / 1949
77 Vitamin Smith 27 KR 12 0 179 5-8 Abilene Christian 10/30/1923 1
79 Bill Smyth 28 11 0 243 6-3 Notre Dame,Cincinnati,Penn St. 4/8/1922 3 Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 53rd pick / 1947
21 Art Statuto 25 C 12 0 221 6-2 Notre Dame 7/17/1925 2 Philadelphia Eagles / 31st / 292nd pick / 1948
34 Dave Stephenson 25 RG 12 0 232 6-2 Tennessee,West Virginia 10/22/1925 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 15th / 194th pick / 1950
44 Harry Thompson 24 12 0 225 6-2 UCLA 1/8/1926 Rook
32 Dan Towler 22 12 0 225 6-2 Washington & Jefferson 3/6/1928 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 25th / 324th pick / 1950
25 Norm Van Brocklin* 24 QB 12 6 190 6-1 Oregon 3/15/1926 1 Los Angeles Rams / 4th / 37th pick / 1949
35 Vic Vasicek 24 12 0 223 5-11 USC,Texas 5/5/1926 1 Washington Redskins / 10th / 98th pick / 1949
7 Bob Waterfield* 30 K 12 6 200 6-1 UCLA 7/26/1920 5 Cleveland Rams / 5th / 42nd pick / 1944
11 Stan West 24 MG 12 0 235 6-2 Oklahoma 9/22/1926 Rook Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 12th pick / 1950
33 Jerry Williams 27 S 12 0 175 5-10 Idaho,Washington St. 11/1/1923 1 Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 63rd pick / 1949
13 Tank Younger 22 RLB 12 0 225 6-3 Grambling St. 6/25/1928 1
56 Jack Zilly 29 RDE 12 0 212 6-2 Notre Dame 11/11/1921 3 Cleveland Rams / 4th / 32nd pick / 1945
Team Total 26.0 12 212.8 6-1.1 1.9