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1941 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) 5th place Eastern Division 1-9-1 .100
Head Coach: Bert Bell (0-2); Aldo Donelli (0-5); Walt Kiesling (1-2-1)
Assistant CoachWalt Kiesling
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Mon9/1/1941HDetroit Lions7-0WPIttsburgh, PAForbes Field10917
Sun9/7/1941ACleveland Rams14-17LAkron, OHRubber Bowl23720Boxscore
Sun9/21/1941HPhiladelphia Eagles7-10LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field12893Boxscore
Sun10/5/1941HNew York Giants10-37LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field13458Boxscore
Sun10/12/1941HWashington Redskins20-24LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field18733Boxscore
Sun10/19/1941ANew York Giants7-28LNew York, NYPolo Grounds24604Boxscore
Sun10/26/1941AChicago Bears7-34LChicago, ILWrigley Field17217Boxscore
Sun11/2/1941AWashington Redskins3-23LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium30755Boxscore
Sun11/9/1941APhiladelphia Eagles7-7TPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park15601Boxscore
Sun11/16/1941HBrooklyn Dodgers14-7WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field20843Boxscore
Sun11/23/1941HGreen Bay Packers7-54LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field15202Boxscore
Sun11/30/1941ABrooklyn Dodgers7-35LNew York, NYEbbets Field12336Boxscore
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 ArnoldHB-DB6'121029Texas104
35Dick BassiROG-DG5'1121426Santa Clara1111
10Boyd BrumbaughTB5'1119526Duquesne107
21Chuck CherundoloC-LB6'121525Penn State119
24Joe CoomerLOT-DT6'528124Austin106
5Les DodsonTB6'118025Mississippi20
32Dick DollyLOE-DE6'321124West Virginia84
3Al DonelliTB5'716524Duquesne70
28Ted DoyleROT-DT6'222427Nebraska92
20Elmer HackneyFB6'120225Kansas State94
18Maurice HarperC-LB6'422727Austin10
39Red HickeyOE-DE6'220424Arkansas10
37Joe HoagueFB-LB6'220323Colgate101
12Art JonesHB-DB6'218622Richmond119
46Royal KahlerOT-DT6'222623Nebraska80
45Walt KichefskiROE-DE6'121225Miami (Florida)115
16-AugElmer KolbergOE-DE6'420125Oregon State50
30Don LooneyROE-DE6'218225Texas Christian90
76Frank MaherB6'119523Toledo20
11Coley McDonoughTB6'118926North Carolina State; Dayton61
40Carl NeryOG-DG6'021724Duquesne100
5Armand NiccolaiROT-DT6'222630Duquesne80
50John NoppenbergTB6'019624Miami (Florida)42
17John PatrickBB-DB6'020223Penn State118
23Rocco PirroBB-DB6'022625Catholic111
33George PlatukisLOE-DE6'019626Duquesne117
39/22Dick RiffleTB6'120026Albright107
55Jack SandersLOG-DG6'021924Southern Methodist103
44Johnny SchiechlC-LB6'324424Santa Clara52
48Elbie SchultzLOG-DG6'425224Oregon State109
14George SomersLOT-DT6'225326La Salle105
15Ben StarrettTB5'1021323St. Mary's (California)40
12Morgan TillerOE-DE6'119523Denver10
59Joe WendlickROE-DE6'021326Oregon State116
38Don WilliamsOG-DG5'821022Texas60
36John WoudenbergROT-DT6'322623Denver118
76Frank ZoppettiTB5'1118525Duquesne40
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Chet Gladchuk212CBoston College
Johnny Knolla318BCreighton
Jimmy Ringgold427BWake Forest
Vic Sears533TOregon State
Bob Suffridge642GTennessee
Jim Roberts753CMarshall
Erwin Elrod973EMississippi State
Ralph Fritz1082GMichigan
Emil Uremovich1193TIndiana
Paul Severin12102ENorth Carolina
Russ Cotton13113BTexas-El Paso
J.W. Goree14122GLouisiana State
John Eibner15133TKentucky
Wes McAfee16142BDuke
Terry Fox17153BMiami (Florida)
Bill Cornwell18162TFurman
George Kerr19173GBoston College
Bob Bjorklund20182EMinnesota
Jim Castiglia21192BGeorgetown (DC)
Mort Landsberg22199BCornell
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals10522120
Opponents Totals62707074
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals754918844363
Opponents Totals11672341054495
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Art Jones50000030
Armand Niccolai08988.92450.0014
Boyd Brumbaugh20000012
Joe Hoague20000012
Dick Riffle20000012
Elmer Hackney1000006
Walt Kichefski1000006
Don Looney1000006
Jack Sanders055100.00005
George Somers000020.000
Team Totals14131492.92633.30103
Opponents Totals38363894.751241.70276
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Armand Niccolai2450.01/1/0/0/0/
George Somers020.00/0/0/0/0/
Team Totals2633.31/1/0/0/0/
Opponents Totals51241.71/1/1/2/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Dick Riffle1093883.6541
Elmer Hackney632534.0311
Art Jones622393.934t4
Boyd Brumbaugh681141.782
Joe Hoague331123.4291
Coley McDonough20643.2280
John Noppenberg10212.10
Al Donelli15201.370
Ben Starrett791.3150
Jay Arnold242.040
Dick Dolly122.020
Rocco Pirro111.010
Les Dodson2-4-2.060
Team Totals38112233.2549
Opponents Totals42615563.723
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Boyd Brumbaugh411331.7202606.320.072t24.9819.531.6
Coley McDonough411229.3222004.916.75912.4717.116.0
Dick Riffle39820.522882.311.02212.6923.18.5
Art Jones23626.114863.714.31900.0313.03.1
Al Donelli8225.03131.66.510112.5337.539.6
Les Dodson8112.5470.97.0700.0337.50.0
Elmer Hackney100.0100.000.000.039.6
Joe Hoague100.0100.000.000.039.6
Frank Zoppetti100.0100.000.000.039.6
Ben Starrett200.0100.000.0150.00.0
John Noppenberg300.0300.000.000.039.6
Team Totals1684225.0926543.915.672t53.03420.213.6
Opponents Totals1898444.48611686.213.9105.31910.142.9
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Don Looney1018618.666t1
Joe Wendlick78412.0190
Walt Kichefski511122.272t1
Art Jones412130.3591
Al Donelli22512.5140
Joe Hoague22110.5141
Rocco Pirro23115.5190
George Platukis2157.5110
Dick Riffle22412.0141
Jay Arnold155.050
Dick Bassi166.060
Boyd Brumbaugh111.010
Elmer Hackney11010.0100
Elmer Kolberg122.020
John Patrick11212.0120
Team Totals4265415.672t5
Opponents Totals84116813.910
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Art Jones7355.0120
Dick Riffle69315.5290
John Patrick12525.0250
Al Donelli11818.0180
Chuck Cherundolo11313.0130
Rocco Pirro122.020
Jay Arnold100.000
Johnny Schiechl100.000
Team Totals191869.8290
Opponents Totals3459617.52
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Art Jones47177237.7510
Joe Hoague1763137.1550
John Noppenberg727038.6440
Coley McDonough726037.1650
Dick Riffle724635.1511
Al Donelli14141.0410
Les Dodson13434.0340
Team Totals87325437.4651516
Opponents Totals65372
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Art Jones1423216.6610
Boyd Brumbaugh7608.6110
Dick Riffle33812.7160
Coley McDonough22814.0230
Al Donelli11111.0110
Elmer Hackney133.030
Team Totals2837213.3610
Opponents Totals4551611.50
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Boyd Brumbaugh1127124.6530
Dick Riffle923726.3560
Art Jones712217.40
Al Donelli48320.80
Coley McDonough47719.30
Ben Starrett24221.00
John Noppenberg12424.0240
Walt Kichefski11818.0180
Joe Hoague11717.0170
Don Looney11616.0160
John Patrick11212.0120
Jack Sanders188.080
Royal Kahler133.030
Team Totals4493021.10
Opponents Totals2153625.51
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals3215178250
Opponents Totals17891524
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