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1940 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) 4th place Eastern Division 2-7-2 .222
Head Coach: Walt Kiesling
Assistant CoachBill Sortet
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/30/1940NChicago Bears10-9WErie, PAMemorial Stadium8000
Sun9/8/1940HChicago Cardinals7-7TPittsburgh, PAForbes Field22000Boxscore
Sun9/15/1940HNew York Giants10-10TPittsburgh, PAForbes Field18601Boxscore
Sun9/22/1940ADetroit Lions10-7WDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium15310Boxscore
Sun9/29/1940HBrooklyn Dodgers3-10LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field26618Boxscore
Sun10/6/1940HWashington Redskins10-40LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field25213Boxscore
Sun10/13/1940ABrooklyn Dodgers0-21LNew York, NYEbbets Field19468Boxscore
Sun10/20/1940ANew York Giants0-12LNew York, NYPolo Grounds19798Boxscore
Sun10/27/1940AGreen Bay Packers3-24LWest Allis, WIWisconsin State Fair Park13703Boxscore
Sun11/3/1940AWashington Redskins10-37LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium31204Boxscore
Sun11/10/1940HPhiladelphia Eagles7-3WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field9556Boxscore
Thu11/28/1940APhiladelphia Eagles0-7LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park4200Boxscore
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
41/42Sam BoydLOE-DE6'219026Baylor30
5Hank BruderBB-DB6'020033Northwestern87
10Boyd BrumbaughFB-LB5'1119525Duquesne84
4Frank BykowskiLOG-DG6'020525Purdue10
29Don CampbellLOT-DT6'023723Carnegie Mellon116
1Merl ConditTB-DB5'1118723West Virginia; Carnegie Mellon102
28Ted DoyleLOT-DT6'222426Nebraska80
8Ev FisherBB-DB5'1120526Santa Clara40
64Clark GoffLOT-DT6'323523Florida115
53Ted GrabinskiC-LB6'319524Duquesne119
22Pop IvyROE-DE6'320824Oklahoma40
6Swede JohnstonFB5'1019730Marquette; Elmhurst103
Ed KarpowichROT-DT6'422328Catholic10
45Walt KichefskiROE-DE6'121224Miami (Florida)113
9George KiickFB-LB6'020023Bucknell114
22John KlumbOE-DE6'320024Washington State40
44Carl LittlefieldHB-DB6'020024Sacramento CC; Washington State10
14Joe MarasC-LB6'120824Hibbing JC; Duquesne10
25Coley McDonoughTB-DB6'118925North Carolina State; Dayton40
40Carl NeryLOG-DG6'021723Duquesne114
17Armand NiccolaiROT-DT6'222629Duquesne1111
50John NoppenbergBB-DB6'019623Miami (Florida)84
12Billy PattersonTB-DB5'1016722Baylor119
30Stan PavkovROG-DG6'021224Idaho112
39John PerkoROG-DG6'120726Duquesne119
23Rocco PirroHB-DB6'022624Catholic90
33George PlatukisLOE-DE6'019625Duquesne1111
55Jack SandersLOG-DG6'021923Southern Methodist107
11John SchmidtC-LB6'321022Carnegie Mellon10
20Bill SortetROE-DE6'118728West Virginia118
18Frank SullivanC-LB6'320528Loyola (Louisiana)102
3/2Tommy ThompsonHB-DB6'119224Tulsa102
21Lou TomasettiHB-DB6'019824Bucknell119
36John WoudenbergOT-DT6'322622Denver70
11John YurcheyBB-DB5'1118823Duquesne10
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Kay Eakin13BArkansas
Ralph Wenzel212ETulane
George Kiick318BBucknell
Pop Ivy427EOklahoma
Clark Goff533TFlorida
Frank Bykowski642GPurdue
Pete Cignetti753BBoston College
Carl Nery862GDuquesne
Dick Boisseau973TWashington & Lee
Paul Shu1082BVirginia Military Institute
Carey Cox1193CAlabama
Rocco Pirro12102BCatholic
John Noppenberg13113BMiami (Florida)
Nick Stubler14122TSanta Clara
Ray McCarthy15133BSanta Clara
Leon Gajecki16142CPenn State
Mickey Sullivan17153ENorth Carolina State
Seaton Daly18162TGonzaga
Tad Harvey19173TNotre Dame
Marvin Katzenstein20182TColorado Mines
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals1917177
Opponents Totals58273756
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals97336
Opponents Totals121368
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Armand Niccolai066100.061442.9024
George Platukis20000012
Lou Tomasetti20000012
Merl Condit1000006
Coley McDonough1000006
Team Totals666100.061442.9060
Opponents Totals23202387.061178
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Armand Niccolai61442.91/2/1/2/0/
Team Totals61442.91/2/1/2/0/
Opponents Totals60/3/3/0/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Lou Tomasetti682463.61
George Kiick662123.20
Merl Condit522053.90
Billy Patterson871712.00
Swede Johnston411132.80
Boyd Brumbaugh32792.50
Tommy Thompson40391.00
Coley McDonough15332.21
John Noppenberg242.00
Team Totals40311022.72
Opponents Totals43814913.412
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Billy Patterson1173429.1685294.515.632.61512.814.9
Tommy Thompson28932.1161455.216.113.6310.722.8
Coley McDonough14857.13926.611.500.0321.437.5
Lou Tomasetti6350.01305.010.000.0233.325.0
Boyd Brumbaugh7228.64466.623.000.0114.314.9
Merl Condit15213.311332.216.500.0213.30.0
George Kiick200.0100.000.0150.00.0
Team Totals1895830.71048754.615.142.12714.314.4
Opponents Totals1928343.210112316.414.894.784.263.1
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
George Platukis1529019.32
Bill Sortet711216.00
Lou Tomasetti612921.51
Hank Bruder5499.80
Merl Condit4307.51
Walt Kichefski4266.50
John Noppenberg47418.50
Tommy Thompson45513.80
George Kiick3227.30
John Klumb37625.30
Ev Fisher2126.00
Boyd Brumbaugh100.000
Team Totals5887515.14
Opponents Totals83123114.89
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals8627.80
Opponents Totals272
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
John Yurchey312140.341
Swede Johnston832140.150
Coley McDonough416040.047
Billy Patterson43169339.468
Merl Condit1245337.859
John Noppenberg413634.050
Boyd Brumbaugh619432.344
Team Totals8038.568
Opponents Totals441
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals4410
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Team Totals8430
Opponents Totals0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals26150
Opponents Totals150
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