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1940 Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) 5th place Eastern Division 1-10-0 .091
Head Coach: Bert Bell
Assistant CoachJim MacMurdo
Assistant CoachHeinie Miller
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Thu9/5/1940HChicago Bears21-27LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park35000First Round Playoff
Sun9/15/1940AGreen Bay Packers20-27LGreen Bay, WICity Stadium11657
Sun9/22/1940ACleveland Rams13-21LCleveland, OHCleveland Stadium15941
Sat9/28/1940HNew York Giants14-20LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park26431
Fri10/4/1940ABrooklyn Dodgers17-30LNew York, NYEbbets Field24008
Sun10/13/1940ANew York Giants7-17LNew York, NYPolo Grounds30317
Sun10/20/1940HWashington Redskins17-34LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park26083
Sat10/26/1940HBrooklyn Dodgers7-21LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park6500
Wed10/30/1940AWilmington Clippers14-16LWilmington, DEWilmington Park6000
Sun11/10/1940APittsburgh Steelers3-7LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field9556
Sun11/17/1940HDetroit Lions0-21LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park6327
Thu11/28/1940HPittsburgh Steelers7-0WPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park4200
Sun12/1/1940AWashington Redskins6-13LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium25838
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
34Jay ArnoldLOH-DB6'121028Texas93
35Dick BassiROG-DG5'1121425Santa Clara119
36Joe BukantLOH-DB5'1121625Washington-St. Louis114
17Joe CarterROE-DE6'120130Austin; Jefferson64
21Chuck CherundoloC-LB6'121524Penn State115
37John ColeROH-DB5'919425St. Joseph's (Pennsylvania)71
44Frank EmmonsFB-LB6'120822Oregon115
23Ray GeorgeROT-DT6'022924Southern California22
31Jerry GinneyOG-DG5'1021724Santa Clara10
20Elmer HackneyFB6'120224Kansas State81
10Maurice HarperC-LB6'422726Austin96
29Billy HughesROG-DG6'122625Texas76
16Elmer KolbergROH-DB6'420124Oregon State105
30Don LooneyLOE-DE6'218224Texas Christian118
76Les McDonaldLOE-DE6'420026Nebraska90
11Franny MurrayROH-DB6'020425Pennsylvania116
40Chuck NewtonLOH-DB6'020424Washington32
8Davey O'BrienQB-DB5'715023Texas Christian1111
31Phil RagazzoROT-DT6'021625Western Reserve65
12Herschel RamseyLOE-DE6'019629Texas Tech118
45Dick RiffleFB-LB6'120025Albright116
41Ted SchmittLOG-DG5'1121924Pittsburgh112
48Elbie SchultzLOG-DG6'425223Oregon State113
19George SomersLOT-DT6'225325La Salle117
25Russ ThompsonLOT-DT6'524928Chadron State; Nebraska115
27Milt TrostLOT-DT6'120627Marquette72
39Foster WatkinsQB-DB5'916624West Texas A&M90
59Joe WendlickLOE-DE6'021325Oregon State92
15Clem WoltmanLOT-DT6'121426Purdue103
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
George McAfee12BDuke
Johnny Schiechl213CSanta Clara
Dick Favor317BOklahoma
Elbie Schultz428GOregon State
Frank Emmons532BOregon
Saul Singer643TArkansas
Hal Pegg752CBucknell
Don Looney863ETexas Christian
Don Jones972BWashington
Frank Maher1083BToledo
Elmer Hackney1192BKansas State
Durwood Horner12103ETexas Christian
Ted Hennis13112BPurdue
Bill Bunsen14123BKansas
Don Crumbaker15132EKansas State
J.R. Green16143TRice
Jim Molnar17152BBradley
Ernie Schwotzer18163GBoston College
Bill Schneller19172BMississippi
Bill DeBord20183TKansas State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals16271454
Opponents Totals65466436
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals122407210215
Opponents Totals115
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Don Looney50000030
Dick Riffle50000030
Frank Emmons20000012
George Somers011100.02922.207
Joe Bukant1000006
John Cole03475.011100.006
Elmer Hackney1000006
Franny Murray06875.0010.006
Davey O'Brien1000006
Foster Watkins022100.00002
Team Totals15121580.031127.30111
Opponents Totals28232882.161211
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
John Cole11100.00/00/00/01/10/0
Franny Murray010.00/0/0/0/0/
George Somers2922.20/0/1/1/0/
Team Totals31127.30/0/1/2/0/
Opponents Totals60/0/4/2/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Dick Riffle812382.94
Elmer Hackney321013.21
Frank Emmons29772.71
John Cole26752.90
Joe Bukant18502.81
Jay Arnold393.00
Franny Murray870.90
Ted Schmitt166.060
Les McDonald2-2-1.00
Joe Carter1-3-3.0-30
Don Looney2-4-2.00
Foster Watkins14-76-5.40
Davey O'Brien100-180-1.81
Team Totals3172980.98
Opponents Totals46017783.918
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Davey O'Brien27712444.813612904.710.451.8176.139.2
Foster Watkins852832.9545656.620.211.233.546.4
Team Totals36215242.019018555.112.261.7205.540.9
Opponents Totals1518053.05910126.712.796.0127.960.9
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Don Looney5870712.24
Herschel Ramsey171438.40
Les McDonald1428920.60
Joe Carter1220116.80
Franny Murray1212510.40
Dick Riffle8587.31
Joe Wendlick8678.40
Jay Arnold714520.70
Elmer Kolberg6437.20
Frank Emmons3196.31
John Cole2115.50
Elmer Hackney242.00
Joe Bukant11313.0130
Chuck Newton12222.0220
Ted Schmitt188.080
Team Totals152185512.26
Opponents Totals80101212.79
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Davey O'Brien49223.00
Franny Murray2105.00
Elmer Kolberg11515.0150
Chuck Newton11212.0120
Joe Bukant11010.0100
Herschel Ramsey155.050
Jay Arnold144.040
Chuck Cherundolo100.000
Team Totals1214812.30
Opponents Totals200
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Davey O'Brien624641.0560
Elmer Kolberg1040140.1500
Joe Bukant1556837.9520
Franny Murray30109836.6500
Dick Riffle1447934.2480
John Cole1033633.6660
Foster Watkins24522.5350
Team Totals87317336.5660
Opponents Totals74278137.6852393
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals3930
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals6670
Opponents Totals1
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Don Looney1
Team Totals14130
Opponents Totals130
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