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1955 Washington Redskins

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8-4-0, Finished 2nd in NFL East Division  · 1955 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 4.3, Offense: 1.0, Defense: 3.3, SoS: 2.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 246 points (20.5/g), 7th of 12 in the NFL. Allowed 222 points (18.5/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 24 points (2.0/g), 5th.  Expected W-L: 6.7-5.3.

Coach: Joe Kuharich (8-4-0)

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

Team Info

Owner/President George Preston Marshall
General Manager Dick McCann

Team Stats and Rankings

Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int NY/A 1stD Att Yds TD Y/A 1stD
Team Offense 246 3348 760 4.4 42 21 21 193 101 257 1348 11 21 4.8 71 478 2000 17 4.2 101
Team Defense 222 3190 765 4.2 43 24 12 189 165 340 1915 17 19 5.1 104 391 1275 8 3.3 73
Lg Rank Offense 7 11 7 10 10 11 11 10 5 10 3 3 3 5
Lg Rank Defense 2 3 4 1 4 8 6 9 7 3 2 2 1 1

Team Games & Schedule

Week 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 @ Cleveland Browns 27 17 13 260 165 95 1 23 399 178 221 3
2 Sat October 1 boxscore W 2-0 @ Philadelphia Eagles 31 30 16 254 136 118 2 27 465 344 121 3
3 Sun October 9 boxscore L 2-1 Chicago Cardinals 10 24 17 302 189 113 6 16 232 45 187 4
4 Sun October 16 boxscore L 2-2 Cleveland Browns 14 24 16 182 51 131 5 14 210 118 92 2
5 Sun October 23 boxscore W 3-2 @ Baltimore Colts 14 13 16 277 105 172 4 12 168 84 84 3
6 Sun October 30 boxscore L 3-3 @ New York Giants 7 35 17 392 203 189 5 12 273 143 130 2
7 Sun November 6 boxscore W 4-3 Philadelphia Eagles 34 21 14 288 125 163 2 19 380 345 35 6
8 Sun November 13 boxscore W 5-3 San Francisco 49ers 7 0 15 225 59 166 6 15 212 136 76 4
9 Sun November 20 boxscore W 6-3 @ Chicago Cardinals 31 0 18 329 77 252 1 7 106 34 72 6
10 Sun November 27 boxscore W 7-3 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23 14 20 300 -32 332 1 15 308 243 65 6
11 Sun December 4 boxscore L 7-4 New York Giants 20 27 15 234 183 51 3 19 265 131 134 2
12 Sun December 11 boxscore W 8-4 Pittsburgh Steelers 28 17 16 305 87 218 6 10 172 114 58 2

Passing

No. Age Pos G GS QBrec Cmp Att Cmp% Yds TD TD% Int Int% Lng Y/A AY/A Y/C Y/G Rate QBR Sk Yds NY/A ANY/A Sk% 4QC GWD
14 Eddie LeBaron* 25 P/QB 12 8 4-4-0 79 178 44.4 1270 9 5.1 15 8.4 70 7.1 4.4 16.1 105.8 50.5 0 0
3 Ralph Guglielmi 22 qb 9 3 3-0-0 20 62 32.3 242 2 3.2 4 6.5 43 3.9 1.6 12.1 26.9 29.1 0 0
16 Al Dorow 26 qb 8 1 1-0-0 2 12 16.7 37 0 0.0 1 8.3 19 3.1 -0.7 18.5 4.6 5.2 0 0
43 Vic Janowicz 25 K/LH 12 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 0.0 1 20.0 0 0.0 -9.0 0.0 0.0 0 0
Team Total 25.6 12 8-4-0 101 257 39.3 1549 11 4.3 21 8.2 70 6.0 3.2 15.3 129.1 40.2 0 0
Opp Total 12 165 340 48.5 2189 17 5.0 19 5.6 6.4 4.92 13.3 182.4 62.7 34 274 5.1 3.7 9.1

Rushing & Receiving

Rushing Receiving
No. Age Pos G GS Att Yds TD Lng Y/A Y/G A/G Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G YScm RRTD Fmb
32 Leo Elter 26 11 0 97 361 3 33 3.7 32.8 8.8 13 219 16.8 1 70 1.2 19.9 580 4 4
43 Vic Janowicz 25 K/LH 12 0 93 397 4 33 4.3 33.1 7.8 11 149 13.5 3 48 0.9 12.4 546 7 2
29 Bert Zagers 22 RH 11 0 89 395 2 41 4.4 35.9 8.1 14 306 21.9 0 57 1.3 27.8 701 2 5
46 Dale Atkeson 25 FB 11 0 77 300 1 45 3.9 27.3 7.0 9 81 9.0 1 15 0.8 7.4 381 2 2
49 Jim Monachino 26 7 0 46 207 2 34 4.5 29.6 6.6 8 74 9.3 0 24 1.1 10.6 281 2 1
14 Eddie LeBaron* 25 P/QB 12 8 37 190 4 25 5.1 15.8 3.1 190 4 5
3 Ralph Guglielmi 22 qb 9 3 18 51 1 17 2.8 5.7 2.0 51 1 0
16 Al Dorow 26 qb 8 1 8 49 0 19 6.1 6.1 1.0 49 0 1
39 Rob Goode 28 3 0 7 23 0 0 3.3 7.7 2.3 1 15 15.0 0 15 0.3 5.0 38 0 0
28 Joe Scudero* 25 KR/LS/PR 12 0 6 27 0 13 4.5 2.3 0.5 27 0 2
82 John Carson 25 LE 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 23 443 19.3 3 51 1.9 36.9 443 3 1
87 Ralph Thomas 28 RE 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9 105 11.7 2 25 0.8 8.8 105 2 0
40 Billy Cox 26 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5 71 14.2 0 28 1.3 17.8 71 0 0
83 Charlie Jones 26 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4 58 14.5 0 21 0.4 5.8 58 0 1
48 Norb Hecker 28 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3 31 10.3 1 13 0.3 2.6 31 1 0
36 Chuck Drazenovich* 28 MLB 12 12 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 -3 -3.0 0 -3 0.1 -0.3 -3 0 0
Team Total 25.6 12 478 2000 17 45 4.2 166.7 39.8 101 1549 15.3 11 70 8.4 129.1 3549 28 25
Opp Total 12 391 1275 8 3.3 106.3 32.6 165 1915 11.6 17 13.8 159.6 3190 25 36

Kick & Punt Returns

Punt Returns Kick Returns
No. Age Pos G GS Ret Yds TD Lng Y/R Rt Yds TD Lng Y/Rt APYd
28 Joe Scudero* 25 KR/LS/PR 12 0 25 241 1 49 9.6 25 699 1 94 28.0 967
29 Bert Zagers 22 RH 11 0 7 125 1 55 17.9 11 280 0 35 25.5 1106
49 Jim Monachino 26 7 0 6 26 0 16 4.3 307
46 Dale Atkeson 25 FB 11 0 4 106 0 28 26.5 487
42 Dick Alban 26 RDH 12 0 3 0 0 0 0.0 0
45 Ralph Felton 23 RLB 12 0 1 5 0 5 5.0 1 12 0 12 12.0 17
25 Nick Adduci 26 LDH 12 0 1 10 0 10 10.0 10
21 Roy Barni 28 8 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
64 Ron Marciniak 23 12 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0
Team Total 25.6 12 43 407 2 55 9.5 43 1097 1 94 25.5 5053
Opp Total 12 42 1519 1 36.2 42 1023 1 24.4

Kicking & Punting

0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Tot PAT Punting
No. Age Pos G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P
14 Eddie LeBaron* 25 P/QB 12 8 62 2581 57 0 41.6
43 Vic Janowicz 25 K/LH 12 0 20 6 30.0% 31 28 90.3%
48 Norb Hecker 28 12 0 1 0.0% 2 2 100.0%
Team Total 25.6 12 21 6 28.6% 33 30 90.9% 62 2581 57 0 41.6
Opp Total 12 19 9 47.4% 28 27 96.4% 65 2665 41.0

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
No. Age Pos G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty
48 Norb Hecker 28 12 0 6 52 0 26 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 Eddie LeBaron* 25 P/QB 12 8 0 5 2 0 0
28 Joe Scudero* 25 KR/LS/PR 12 0 5 60 0 39 0 0 2 0 0 0
80 Gene Brito*+ 30 LDE 12 0 0 0 6 7 0
29 Bert Zagers 22 RH 11 0 0 5 1 0 0
32 Leo Elter 26 11 0 0 4 1 0 0
53 LaVern Torgeson* 26 LLB 11 0 3 45 0 20 0 0 0 2 0 0
36 Chuck Drazenovich* 28 MLB 12 12 2 10 0 6 0 0 0 1 0 0
45 Ralph Felton 23 RLB 12 0 0 1 2 0 0
83 Charlie Jones 26 10 0 0 1 2 0 0
88 Chet Ostrowski 25 RDE 11 11 0 0 3 0 0
42 Dick Alban 26 RDH 12 0 2 48 0 25 0
46 Dale Atkeson 25 FB 11 0 0 2 0 0 0
21 Roy Barni 28 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 1
43 Vic Janowicz 25 K/LH 12 0 0 2 0 0 0
25 Nick Adduci 26 LDH 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
82 John Carson 25 LE 12 0 0 1 0 0 0
16 Al Dorow 26 qb 8 1 0 1 0 0 0
76 J.D. Kimmel 26 RDT 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
64 Ron Marciniak 23 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
70 Fred Miller 24 RT 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
49 Jim Monachino 26 7 0 0 1 0 0 0
66 Jim Norman 21 7 0 0 0 1 0 0
87 Ralph Thomas 28 RE 12 0 0 0 1 0 0
Team Total 25.6 12 19 215 0 39 0 0 25 28 24 1
Opp Total 12 25 36 12

Scoring Summary

No. Age Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
43 Vic Janowicz 25 K/LH 12 0 4 3 7 28 6 88
32 Leo Elter 26 11 0 3 1 4 24
14 Eddie LeBaron* 25 P/QB 12 8 4 4 24
82 John Carson 25 LE 12 0 3 3 18
87 Ralph Thomas 28 RE 12 0 2 1 3 18
29 Bert Zagers 22 RH 11 0 2 1 3 18
46 Dale Atkeson 25 FB 11 0 1 1 2 12
49 Jim Monachino 26 7 0 2 2 12
28 Joe Scudero* 25 KR/LS/PR 12 0 1 1 2 12
48 Norb Hecker 28 12 0 1 1 2 8
21 Roy Barni 28 8 0 1 1 6
3 Ralph Guglielmi 22 qb 9 3 1 1 6
Team Total 25.6 12 17 11 2 1 1 1 33 30 6 246
Opp Total 12 8 17 1 1 1 27 9 222