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1963 Washington Redskins

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3-11-0, Finished 6th in NFL East Division  · 1963 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -7.8, Offense: -2.1, Defense: -5.8, SoS: 0.7, avg is 0.0.

Scored 279 points (19.9/g), 11th of 14 in the NFL. Allowed 398 points (28.4/g), 14th.
 Differential of -119 points (-8.5/g), 11th.  Expected W-L: 4.2-9.8.

Coach: Bill McPeak (3-11-0)

Stadium: District of Columbia Stadium
 Training Camp: Dickinson College (Carlisle, Pennsylvania)

Starters

Hide Non-primary Starters · ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
Pos Player Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Norm Snead* 24 2 14 175 for 363, 3,043 yards, 13 td, 27 int, & 23 rushes for 100 yards and 2 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 2nd pick / 1961
Buffalo Bills / 5th / 35th pick / 1961
HB Dick James 29 7 0 105 rushes for 384 yards, 4 td, & 15 catches for 302 yards and 2 td Washington Redskins / 8th / 94th pick / 1956
FB Don Bosseler 27 6 0 79 rushes for 290 yards, 2 td, & 25 catches for 289 yards and 0 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 9th pick / 1957
FL Bobby Mitchell* 28 5 0 69 catches for 1,436 yards, 7 td, & 3 rushes for 24 yards and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 7th / 84th pick / 1958
SE Pat Richter 22 Rook 0 27 catches for 383 yards, 3 td Washington Redskins / 1st / 7th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 78th pick / 1963
TE Fred Dugan 30 5 0 20 catches for 288 yards, 3 td San Francisco 49ers / 7th / 80th pick / 1957
LT Riley Mattson 25 2 14 Washington Redskins / 11th / 143rd pick / 1961
LG John Nisby 27 6 0 1 fumble recovered Green Bay Packers / 6th / 70th pick / 1957
C Fred Hageman 26 2 0 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 8th / 96th pick / 1960
RG Vince Promuto* 25 3 14 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 4th / 48th pick / 1960
RT Fran O'Brien 27 4 0 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 35th pick / 1959
 Defensive Starters
LDE John Paluck 28 7 0 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 2nd / 24th pick / 1956
LDT Bob Toneff 33 11 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1952
RDT Joe Rutgens* 24 2 14 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 1st / 3rd pick / 1961
Oakland Raiders / 1st / 4th pick / 1961
RDE Andy Stynchula 24 3 0 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 3rd / 28th pick / 1960
LLB Bob Pellegrini 29 7 0 2 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1956
MLB Carl Kammerer 26 2 0 2 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1960
RLB Rod Breedlove 25 3 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 35th pick / 1960
LCB Jim Steffen 27 4 0 5 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 13th / 149th pick / 1959
RCB Lonnie Sanders 22 Rook 0 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Washington Redskins / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 77th pick / 1963
LS Claude Crabb 23 1 0 3 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Buffalo Bills / 27th / 212th pick / 1962
Washington Redskins / 19th / 253rd pick / 1962
RS Dale Hackbart 25 3 0 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1960
 Special Teams Starters
K Bob Khayat 25 3 0 12 of 26 field goals & 33 of 35 extra points Cleveland Browns / 6th / 69th pick / 1960
P Pat Richter 22 Rook 0 53 punts for a 41.7 average, 0 blocked Washington Redskins / 1st / 7th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 78th pick / 1963
PR Dick James 29 7 0 16 punt returns for a 13.4 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 8th / 94th pick / 1956
KR Dick James 29 7 0 30 kick returns for a 27.7 average and 0 td Washington Redskins / 8th / 94th pick / 1956

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+)
No. Player Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
42 Bill Anderson 27 13 0 211 6-3 Tennessee 7/16/1936 5 3 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 31st pick / 1958
32 Billy Ray Barnes 28 12 0 201 5-11 Wake Forest 5/14/1935 6 5 Philadelphia Eagles / 2nd / 19th pick / 1957
31 Don Bosseler 27 FB 14 0 212 6-1 Miami (FL) 1/24/1936 6 5 Washington Redskins / 1st / 9th pick / 1957
63 Rod Breedlove 25 RLB 14 0 230 6-2 Maryland 3/10/1938 3 5 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 35th pick / 1960
20 Frank Budd 24 14 0 187 5-10 Villanova 7/20/1939 1 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 7th / 96th pick / 1962
52 Harry Butsko 22 4 0 225 6-3 Maryland 2/2/1941 Rook 2 Washington Redskins / 15th / 203rd pick / 1963
San Diego Chargers / 27th / 210th pick / 1963
89 Jim Collier 24 14 0 205 6-3 Arkansas 5/8/1939 1 0 Buffalo Bills / 31st / 244th pick / 1962
New York Giants / 7th / 95th pick / 1961
23 Claude Crabb 23 LS 13 0 192 6-1 USC,Colorado 3/8/1940 1 6 Buffalo Bills / 27th / 212th pick / 1962
Washington Redskins / 19th / 253rd pick / 1962
30 Jim Cunningham 24 14 0 224 6-0 Pittsburgh 3/11/1939 2 1 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 39th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 14th / 109th pick / 1961
67 Andy Cvercko 26 8 0 243 6-1 Northwestern 11/6/1937 3 3 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 55th pick / 1959
75 Ben Davidson 23 14 0 275 6-8 Washington 6/14/1940 2 2 New York Giants / 4th / 46th pick / 1961
87 Fred Dugan 30 TE 14 0 205 6-3 Dayton 5/12/1933 5 3 San Francisco 49ers / 7th / 80th pick / 1957
68 Wiley Feagin 26 2 0 235 6-2 Texas,Houston 8/28/1937 2 2
39 Dave Francis 22 8 0 210 6-1 Ohio St. 4/15/1941 Rook 0 Washington Redskins / 7th / 91st pick / 1963
46 Dale Hackbart 25 RS 14 0 210 6-3 Wisconsin 7/21/1938 3 5 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 51st pick / 1960
50 Fred Hageman 26 C 14 0 242 6-5 Arkansas,Kansas 6/30/1937 2 6 New York Giants / 8th / 96th pick / 1960
15 George Izo 26 5 0 218 6-4 Notre Dame 9/20/1937 3 1 St. Louis Cardinals / 1st / 2nd pick / 1960
22 Leroy Jackson 24 5 0 198 6-0 West. Illinois 12/8/1939 1 0 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 11th pick / 1962
Boston Patriots / 2nd / 14th pick / 1962
47 Dick James 29 HB 14 0 179 5-9 Oregon 5/22/1934 7 6 Washington Redskins / 8th / 94th pick / 1956
66 Carl Kammerer 26 MLB 14 0 243 6-3 San Francisco St.,Pacific 3/20/1937 2 5 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1960
51 Gorden Kelley 25 14 0 231 6-3 Georgia 6/11/1938 3 2
60 Bob Khayat 25 K 14 0 230 6-2 Mississippi 4/18/1938 3 3 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 69th pick / 1960
74 Ed Khayat 28 10 0 240 6-3 Millsaps,Tulane 9/14/1935 6 2
73 Riley Mattson 25 LT 14 14 252 6-4 Oregon 12/18/1938 2 6 Washington Redskins / 11th / 143rd pick / 1961
55 Al Miller 23 11 0 228 6-0 Ohio 4/18/1940 1 2 New York Titans / 17th / 133rd pick / 1962
Washington Redskins / 17th / 225th pick / 1962
49 Bobby Mitchell* 28 FL 14 0 192 6-0 Illinois 6/6/1935 5 14 Cleveland Browns / 7th / 84th pick / 1958
62 John Nisby 27 LG 14 0 235 6-1 Pacific 9/9/1936 6 6 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 70th pick / 1957
61 Fran O'Brien 27 RT 13 0 253 6-1 Michigan St. 4/17/1936 4 6 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 35th pick / 1959
86 John Paluck 28 LDE 14 0 241 6-2 Pittsburgh 5/23/1935 7 5 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 24th pick / 1956
53 Bob Pellegrini 29 LLB 14 0 233 6-2 Maryland 11/13/1934 7 6 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1956
65 Vince Promuto* 25 RG 14 14 245 6-1 Holy Cross 6/8/1938 3 8 Washington Redskins / 4th / 48th pick / 1960
88 Pat Richter 22 P 14 0 229 6-5 Wisconsin 9/9/1941 Rook 6 Washington Redskins / 1st / 7th pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 78th pick / 1963
72 Joe Rutgens* 24 RDT 14 14 255 6-2 Illinois 1/26/1939 2 6 Washington Redskins / 1st / 3rd pick / 1961
Oakland Raiders / 1st / 4th pick / 1961
28 Ted Rzempoluch 22 6 0 195 6-1 Virginia 5/31/1941 Rook 2
24 Johnny Sample 27 2 0 203 6-1 Md-Eastern Shore 6/15/1936 5 2 Baltimore Colts / 7th / 79th pick / 1958
40 Lonnie Sanders 22 RCB 14 0 207 6-3 Michigan St. 11/6/1941 Rook 6 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1963
Denver Broncos / 10th / 77th pick / 1963
16 Norm Snead* 24 QB 14 14 215 6-4 Wake Forest 7/31/1939 2 10 Washington Redskins / 1st / 2nd pick / 1961
Buffalo Bills / 5th / 35th pick / 1961
78 Ron Snidow 22 13 0 250 6-3 Oregon 12/30/1941 Rook 3 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 35th pick / 1963
Buffalo Bills / 10th / 76th pick / 1963
41 Jim Steffen 27 LCB 13 0 195 6-0 Occidental,UCLA 5/1/1936 4 6 Detroit Lions / 13th / 149th pick / 1959
71 Andy Stynchula 24 RDE 14 0 252 6-3 Penn St. 1/7/1939 3 5 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 28th pick / 1960
79 Bob Toneff 33 LDT 14 0 260 6-2 Notre Dame 6/23/1930 11 5 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 22nd pick / 1952
36 Tom Tracy 29 2 0 205 5-9 Tennessee 9/7/1934 7 1 Detroit Lions / 5th / 50th pick / 1956
Team Total 25.5 14 223.6 6-1.8 3.2