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1940 Washington Redskins

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9-2-0, NFL East Division  · 1940 NFL Season Summary

Scored 245 points (22.3/g), 1st of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 142 points (12.9/g), 3rd.
 Differential of 103 points (9.4/g), 1st.  Expected W-L: 8.6-2.4.

Coach: Ray Flaherty (9-2-0)

Stadium: Griffith Stadium
 Training Camp: Wandermere Resort (Spokane, Washington)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
TB Sammy Baugh*+ 26 3 11 20 rushes for 16 yards, 0 td, & 0 catches for 0 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
FB Jimmy Johnston 23 1 11 87 rushes for 256 yards, 3 td, & 29 catches for 350 yards and 3 td Washington Redskins / 10th / 88th pick / 1939
BB Max Krause 31 7 8 4 rushes for 21 yards, 0 td, & 0 catches for 0 yards and 0 td
WB Ed Justice 28 4 6 3 rushes for 34 yards, 0 td, & 15 catches for 170 yards and 2 td
LE Wayne Millner 27 4 10 22 catches for 233 yards, 3 td, & 3 rushes for 31 yards and 0 td Boston Redskins / 8th / 65th pick / 1936
LT Willie Wilkin* 24 2 9
LG Dick Farman 24 1 11 Washington Redskins / 16th / 148th pick / 1939
C Bob Titchenal 23 Rook 7
RG Steve Slivinski 23 1 10 Washington Redskins / 13th / 118th pick / 1939
RT Jim Barber* 28 5 11
RE Charley Malone 30 6 11 20 catches for 222 yards, 0 td
 Special Teams Starters
K Bob Masterson 25 2 1 1 of 2 field goals & 15 of 16 extra points Chicago Bears / 6th / 50th pick / 1938
P Sammy Baugh*+ 26 3 11 35 punts for a 51.4 average, 1 blocked Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
PR Steve Andrako 25 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 17th / 158th pick / 1940
KR Steve Andrako 25 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 17th / 158th pick / 1940

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
Steve Andrako 25 KR 5 0 210 6-0 Ohio St. 9/11/1915 Rook Washington Redskins / 17th / 158th pick / 1940
Jim Barber* 28 RT 11 11 223 6-3 San Francisco 7/21/1912 5
Sammy Baugh*+ 26 P 11 11 182 6-2 TCU 3/17/1914 3 Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
Victor Carroll 28 t 11 4 235 6-3 Nevada-Reno 11/9/1912 4
Turk Edwards 33 t 2 1 255 6-2 Washington St. 9/28/1907 8
Andy Farkas 24 1 0 189 5-10 Detroit Mercy 5/2/1916 2 Washington Redskins / 1st / 9th pick / 1938
Dick Farman 24 LG 11 11 219 6-0 Washington St. 7/26/1916 1 Washington Redskins / 16th / 148th pick / 1939
Frank Filchock 24 10 0 193 5-10 Indiana 10/18/1916 2 Pittsburgh Pirates / 2nd / 14th pick / 1938
Bob Fisher 24 t 7 1 220 6-2 USC 8/27/1916 Rook
Ray Hare 23 b 5 1 204 6-1 Gonzaga 11/21/1917 Rook
Bob Hoffman 23 b 8 3 208 6-1 USC 12/13/1917 Rook Washington Redskins / 9th / 78th pick / 1940
Jimmy Johnston 23 FB 11 11 193 6-1 Washington 4/16/1917 1 Washington Redskins / 10th / 88th pick / 1939
Ed Justice 28 WB 7 6 200 6-1 Gonzaga 11/19/1912 4
Max Krause 31 BB 9 8 202 5-10 Gonzaga 4/5/1909 7
Charley Malone 30 RE 11 11 206 6-4 Texas A&M 6/18/1910 6
Bob Masterson 25 K 11 1 213 6-1 Miami (FL) 1/6/1915 2 Chicago Bears / 6th / 50th pick / 1938
Bob McChesney 28 11 0 195 6-2 UCLA 7/12/1912 4
Jim Meade 26 hb 10 4 195 6-1 Maryland 2/28/1914 1
Wayne Millner 27 LE 10 10 189 6-1 Notre Dame 1/31/1913 4 Boston Redskins / 8th / 65th pick / 1936
Wilbur Moore 24 10 0 187 5-11 Minnesota 4/22/1916 1 Washington Redskins / 9th / 78th pick / 1939
Boyd Morgan 25 6 0 198 6-0 USC 10/24/1915 1 Washington Redskins / 18th / 168th pick / 1939
Mickey Parks 25 6 0 225 6-0 Oklahoma 12/4/1915 2 Washington Redskins / 9th / 79th pick / 1938
Ernie Pinckert 33 11 0 197 6-0 USC 5/1/1907 8
Bo Russell 24 11 0 223 6-1 Auburn 1/23/1916 1 Washington Redskins / 8th / 68th pick / 1939
Sandy Sanford 24 7 0 210 6-1 Arkansas Tech,Alabama 6/15/1916 Rook Washington Redskins / 15th / 138th pick / 1940
Bob Seymour 24 9 0 205 6-2 Oklahoma 6/13/1916 Rook Washington Redskins / 10th / 88th pick / 1940
Clyde Shugart 24 9 0 221 6-1 Iowa St. 12/7/1916 1 Washington Redskins / 17th / 158th pick / 1939
Steve Slivinski 23 RG 10 10 214 5-10 Washington 8/23/1917 1 Washington Redskins / 13th / 118th pick / 1939
Clem Stralka 27 10 0 215 5-10 Georgetown (DC) 5/19/1913 2
Bob Titchenal 23 C 11 7 194 6-2 San Jose St. 10/17/1917 Rook
Dick Todd* 26 11 0 172 5-11 Texas A&M 10/2/1914 1 Washington Redskins / 5th / 38th pick / 1939
Willie Wilkin* 24 LT 11 9 261 6-4 St. Mary's (CA) 4/20/1916 2
Bill Young 26 t 10 1 247 6-1 Alabama 5/20/1914 3
Roy Zimmerman 22 6 0 201 6-2 San Jose St. 2/20/1918 Rook Washington Redskins / 7th / 58th pick / 1940
Team Total 25.7 11 208.9 6-0.8 2.3