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1925 Rock Island Independents

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5-3-3, NFL  · 1925 NFL Season Summary

Scored 99 points (9.0/g), 9th of 20 in the NFL. Allowed 58 points (5.3/g), 4th.
 Differential of 41 points (3.7/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 8.6-2.4.

Coach: Rube Ursella (5-3-3)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Roddy Lamb Rook 8
FB Eddie Novak 28 5 8
BB John Armstrong 28 2 8
WB Rube Ursella 35 5 9
LE Joe Little Twig 3 10
LT Chet Widerquist 30 2 11
LG George Thompson 26 2 11
C Louie Kolls 33 5 10
RG Lyle Burton 25 1 6
RT Duke Slater 28 3 11
RE Joe Rooney 27 2 9
 Special Teams Starters
K Paul Anderson 23 Rook 0
P Paul Anderson 23 Rook 0
PR Paul Anderson 23 Rook 0
KR Paul Anderson 23 Rook 0

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Paul Anderson 23 K 1 0 200 6-0 Illinois 2/6/1902 Rook
John Armstrong 28 BB 11 8 170 5-8 Dubuque 8/10/1897 2
Les Belding 25 1 0 195 5-11 Upper Iowa,Iowa 12/5/1900 Rook
Lyle Burton 25 RG 7 6 195 6-1 DePauw 5/21/1900 1
Forrest Cotton 24 lt 8 5 195 6-1 Notre Dame 1/14/1901 2
George Dahlgren 38 1 0 200 5-10 Wisc-LaCrosse,Beloit 4/17/1887 1
Frank DeClerk c 6 1 191 5-9 St. Ambrose 2
Buck Gavin 30 fb 5 5 179 5-10 none 6/22/1895 5
Harry Hall 23 b 1 1 165 5-11 Chicago,Illinois 10/5/1902 Rook
Dutch Hendrian 29 b 1 1 182 5-9 DePauw,Detroit Mercy,Pittsburgh,Princeton 1/19/1896 2
Ed Herman 23 e 1 1 175 5-10 Northwestern 1/22/1902 Rook
Chuck Hill 21 fb 1 1 190 5-8 Iowa St. 7/13/1904 Rook
Jim Kendrick 32 b 1 1 195 6-0 Texas A&M 8/22/1893 3
Louie Kolls 33 C 11 10 205 6-1 St. Ambrose 12/15/1892 5
Roddy Lamb TB 9 8 160 5-6 Lombard Rook
Joe Little Twig LE 10 10 183 5-11 Carlisle Indian 3
Vince McCarthy 25 b 4 2 165 5-10 St. Viator 10/19/1900 1
Eddie Novak 28 FB 11 8 175 5-9 none 8/3/1897 5
Joe Rooney 27 RE 10 9 177 6-0 none 8/28/1898 2
Duke Slater 28 RT 11 11 215 6-1 Iowa 12/19/1897 3
Evar Swanson 23 e 2 1 171 5-9 Lombard 10/15/1902 1
George Thompson 26 LG 11 11 210 6-1 Iowa 8/31/1899 2
Jim Thorpe 38 tb 2 2 202 6-1 Carlisle Indian 5/22/1887 5
Rube Ursella 35 WB 11 9 172 5-9 none 1/11/1890 5
Chet Widerquist 30 LT 11 11 219 6-1 Northwestern,Washington & Jefferson 9/23/1895 2
Team Total 24.6 11 187.4 5-10.7 2.1