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1946 Washington Redskins

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5-5-1, Finished 3rd in NFL East Division  · 1946 NFL Season Summary

Scored 171 points (15.5/g), 7th of 10 in the NFL. Allowed 191 points (17.4/g), 4th.
 Differential of -20 points (-1.8/g), 8th.  Expected W-L: 4.8-6.2.

Coach: Turk Edwards (5-5-1)

Stadium: Griffith Stadium
 Training Camp: Occidental College (Los Angeles, California)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Sammy Baugh 32 9 2 87 for 161, 1,163 yards, 8 td, 17 int, & 18 rushes for -76 yards and 1 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
FB Jack Jenkins 25 3 6 64 rushes for 200 yards, 1 td, & 2 catches for 27 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 10th pick / 1943
LH Dick Todd 32 7 8 41 rushes for 266 yards, 3 td, & 8 catches for 107 yards and 2 td Washington Redskins / 5th / 38th pick / 1939
RH Steve Bagarus 27 1 6 53 rushes for 168 yards, 0 td, & 31 catches for 438 yards and 3 td
LE Jim Peebles 26 Rook 7 9 catches for 164 yards, 1 td
LT John Koniszewski 25 1 7
LG Bill Ward 25 Rook 10 2 fumbles recovered
C Ki Aldrich 30 7 10 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1939
RG John Steber 23 Rook 8 2 fumbles recovered Washington Redskins / 7th / 61st pick / 1945
RT Paul Stenn 28 4 9 1 fumble recovered
RE Ed Cifers 30 5 8 6 catches for 61 yards, 0 td Washington Redskins / 6th / 50th pick / 1941
 Special Teams Starters
K Dick Poillon 26 4 2 6 of 16 field goals & 21 of 21 extra points
P Sammy Baugh 32 9 2 33 punts for a 45.1 average, 0 blocked Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
PR Steve Bagarus 27 1 6 18 punt returns for a 10.7 average and 0 td
KR Steve Bagarus 27 1 6 13 kick returns for a 25.5 average and 0 td

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
John Adams 25 t 11 3 242 6-7 Notre Dame 9/22/1921 1 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 23rd pick / 1945
Frank Akins 27 fb 6 2 208 5-10 Washington St. 3/31/1919 3 Washington Redskins / 30th / 290th pick / 1943
Ki Aldrich 30 C 11 10 207 6-0 TCU 6/1/1916 7 Chicago Cardinals / 1st / 1st pick / 1939
Don Avery 25 t 11 2 254 6-4 Alabama,USC 2/10/1921 Rook
Steve Bagarus 27 KR 11 6 173 6-0 Notre Dame 6/19/1919 1
Sammy Baugh 32 P 11 2 182 6-2 TCU 3/17/1914 9 Washington Redskins / 1st / 6th pick / 1937
Oscar Britt 27 1 0 193 5-11 Mississippi 6/18/1919 Rook Washington Redskins / 14th / 130th pick / 1943
Ed Cifers 30 RE 11 8 227 6-2 Tennessee 7/18/1916 5 Washington Redskins / 6th / 50th pick / 1941
Al Couppee 26 g 7 1 225 6-0 Iowa 6/4/1920 Rook Washington Redskins / 22nd / 196th pick / 1942
Bob DeFruiter 28 hb 7 1 190 6-0 Nebraska 6/3/1918 1
Al DeMao 26 c 11 1 214 6-2 Duquesne 2/29/1920 1 Washington Redskins / 11th / 96th pick / 1942
Clyde Ehrhardt 25 c 10 1 232 6-1 Georgia 7/4/1921 Rook Washington Redskins / 19th / 193rd pick / 1944
Jim Gaffney 25 qb 10 5 204 6-1 Tennessee 4/21/1921 1 Washington Redskins / 15th / 149th pick / 1944
Jack Jacobs 27 qb 9 2 186 6-1 Oklahoma 8/7/1919 4 Cleveland Rams / 2nd / 12th pick / 1942
Johnny Jaffurs 23 g 8 2 200 5-10 Penn St. 4/15/1923 Rook Washington Redskins / 29th / 280th pick / 1943
Jack Jenkins 25 FB 8 6 206 6-1 Vanderbilt 5/6/1921 3 Washington Redskins / 1st / 10th pick / 1943
John Koniszewski 25 LT 9 7 243 6-3 George Washington 8/29/1921 1
John Kovatch 26 e 10 3 197 6-3 Notre Dame 7/21/1920 4 Washington Redskins / 13th / 116th pick / 1942
Ted Lapka 26 7 0 193 6-1 DePaul,St. Ambrose 4/20/1920 3
John Lookabaugh 24 3 0 216 6-4 Maryland 9/13/1922 Rook
Wilbur Moore 30 wb 9 1 187 5-11 Minnesota 4/22/1916 7 Washington Redskins / 9th / 78th pick / 1939
Jim Peebles 26 LE 11 7 231 6-4 Vanderbilt 8/27/1920 Rook
Dick Poillon 26 K 11 2 193 6-0 Canisius 8/13/1920 4
Sal Rosato 28 fb 5 1 228 6-1 Villanova 6/6/1918 1
Eddie Saenz 24 hb 10 3 169 5-11 Loyola Marymount,USC 9/21/1922 Rook Washington Redskins / 15th / 150th pick / 1945
Ralph Schilling 25 5 0 218 6-3 Oklahoma City 7/5/1921 Rook
John Steber 23 RG 10 8 225 6-0 Georgia Tech,Vanderbilt 9/12/1923 Rook Washington Redskins / 7th / 61st pick / 1945
Paul Stenn 28 RT 11 9 242 6-2 Villanova 7/12/1918 4
Clem Stralka 33 8 0 215 5-10 Georgetown (DC) 5/19/1913 8
Dick Todd 32 LH 11 8 172 5-11 Texas A&M 10/2/1914 7 Washington Redskins / 5th / 38th pick / 1939
Doug Turley 28 e 9 4 215 6-2 Scranton 11/25/1918 2
Bill Ward 25 LG 10 10 230 6-0 Washington St.,Washington 2/19/1921 Rook
Jim Youel 24 qb 9 4 175 6-0 Iowa 2/13/1922 Rook
Bill Young 32 t 8 1 247 6-1 Alabama 5/20/1914 9
Team Total 26.9 11 210.0 6-1.0 2.5