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1947 Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL) 1st place Eastern Division 8-4-0 .667
Head Coach: Jock Sutherland
Assistant CoachJohnny Michelosen
BackfieldMike Nixon
EndsJoe Skladany
LineFrank Walton
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/22/1947NBethlehem Bulldogs28-0WErie, PAMemorial Stadium7559
Fri8/29/1947HGreen Bay Packers24-17WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field31507
Sat9/6/1947NNorfolk Shamrocks48-0WWheeling, WVWheeling Island Stadium8000
Sat9/13/1947NRichmond Rebels35-0WNew Kensington, PAMemorial Stadium8500
Sun9/21/1947HDetroit Lions17-10WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field34681Boxscore
Mon9/29/1947HLos Angeles Rams7-48LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field35658Boxscore
Sun10/5/1947AWashington Redskins26-27LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium36585Boxscore
Sun10/12/1947ABoston Yanks30-14WBoston, MAFenway Park18894Boxscore
Sun10/19/1947HPhiladelphia Eagles35-24WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field33538Boxscore
Sun10/26/1947ANew York Giants38-21WNew York, NYPolo Grounds41736Boxscore
Sun11/2/1947AGreen Bay Packers18-17WWest Allis, WIWisconsin State Fair Park30073Boxscore
Sun11/9/1947HWashington Redskins21-14WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field36257Boxscore
Sun11/16/1947HNew York Giants24-7WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field35000Boxscore
Sun11/23/1947AChicago Bears7-49LChicago, ILWrigley Field34142Boxscore
Sun11/30/1947APhiladelphia Eagles0-21LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park37218Boxscore
Sun12/7/1947HBoston Yanks17-7WPittsburgh, PAForbes Field31398Boxscore
Sun12/21/1947HPhiladelphia Eagles0-21LPittsburgh, PAForbes Field35729Eastern Division Playoff
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
85Tony BovaDE6'119030St. Francis (Pennsylvania)90
47Ralph CalcagniOT-DT6'323025Pennsylvania; Cornell90
21Chuck CherundoloCLB6'121531Penn State1212
45Bob CifersOHB-DB5'1120127Tennessee114
0Johnny ClementTB-DB6'018928Southern Methodist104
44Tony CompagnoFB-LB-OHB-DB5'1120026St. Mary's (California)114
73Bill CregarOG-DG5'1119522Holy Cross120
28Bob DavisROE-RDE5'1119226Penn State1111
77Paul DavisFB-LB6'118822Ohio State; Otterbein50
25Al DrulisLB5'1019326Temple102
30Bill GarnaasOHB-DB5'1118726Minnesota100
17Joe GlampOHB-DB5'1118526Louisiana State125
23Sam GrayDE6'019528Tulsa100
40Bill HornickOT-DT6'120728Tulane40
35Gene HubkaOHB5'1017523Temple; Bucknell20
54Val JansanteLOE-LDE6'119027Duquesne; Villanova128
37Steve LachFB-LB6'121027Duke128
65John MastrangeloROG-RDG6'122821Notre Dame115
64Bryant MeeksC-LB6'219321Georgia; South Carolina90
55Charley MehelichLOE-LDE6'119925Duquesne114
72Bill MooreLOG-LDG5'1121825Penn State1212
16Gonzalo MoralesTB-DB6'018825St. Mary's (California)71
81Elbie NickelROE-RDE6'119625Cincinnati121
22John PerkoOG-DG6'120733Duquesne60
38Joe RepkoOT-DT6'023627Seton Hall; Boston College70
33Charley SeabrightBB-DB6'220429West Virginia1212
57Frank SinkovitzC-LB6'121824Duke100
12Nick SkorichROG-RDG5'919726Cincinnati116
31Walt SlaterTB-DB5'1118727Tennessee118
78Paul StennROT-RDT-OG-DG6'124229Villanova115
27Bob SullivanOHB-DB5'919823Holy Cross; Iowa31
42Paul WhiteOHB-DB6'118326Michigan121
75Jack WileyLOT-LDT-ROT-RDT5'1120827Waynesburg1211
79Frank WydoROT-RDT-LOT-LDT6'422523Duquesne; Cornell117
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Hub Bechtol15ETexas
John Mastrangelo316GNotre Dame
Frank Wydo529TCornell
Frank Aschenbrenner638BNorthwestern
Bryant Meeks749CSouth Carolina
Jerry Shipkey858BUCLA
Burt VanderClute969GWesleyan
Paul Gibson1078ENorth Carolina State
Jack Medd1189CWesleyan
Jack Fitch1298BNorth Carolina
Ara Parseghian13109BMiami (Ohio)
Bill Moore14118TPenn State
Larry Bruno15129BGeneva
Ralph Jenkins16138CClemson
Elbie Nickel17149ECincinnati
Bill Cregar18158CHoly Cross
Jerry Mulready19169BNorth Dakota State
Warren Smith20178TKansas Wesleyan
Fred Hamilton21189TVanderbilt
Fred Taylor22198ETexas Christian
Binks Bushmiaer23209BVanderbilt
Paul Davis24218BOtterbein
Tommy Kalmanir25229BNevada-Reno
Don Mohr26238EBaldwin-Wallace
Art Young27249GDartmouth
Ralph Sazio28258TWilliam & Mary
Dick Pitzer29269EArmy
Tony Stalloni28278TDelaware
Vince DiFrancesca31287GNorthwestern
Warren Lahr32294BCase Western Reserve
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals47724279
Opponents Totals47704498
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals176108571160527
Opponents Totals17088681478622
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Paul White10006
Steve Lach90000054
Joe Glamp0303196.861442.9048
Val Jansante50000132
Tony Compagno50000030
Johnny Clement40000024
Bill Garnaas20000012
Bob Sullivan1000006
John Mastrangelo1000006
Joe Repko1000006
Charley Seabright1000006
Frank Sinkovitz1000006
Tony Bova0000012
Ralph Calcagni0000012
Team Totals31303196.861442.93240
Opponents Totals35343597.15771.40259
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Joe Glamp61442.92/1/3/0/0/
Team Totals61442.92/1/3/0/0/
Opponents Totals5771.43/0/1/1/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Johnny Clement1296705.2434
Steve Lach1203723.1198
Bob Cifers873564.1410
Walt Slater461673.6190
Tony Compagno341263.7132
Gonzalo Morales29963.3180
Paul White22853.952t1
Bob Sullivan21612.9140
Paul Davis451.360
Gene Hubka242.030
Charley Seabright144.040
Joe Glamp122.020
Team Totals49619483.952t15
Opponents Totals40316224.011
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Johnny Clement1235242.36210048.219.368t75.797.312488059.8
Walt Slater391846.2162155.511.93712.6512.83318232.5
Gonzalo Morales27829.615782.99.82313.7414.8007812.3
Bob Sullivan9333.35525.817.32400.0111.1005214.4
Bob Cifers3266.71289.314.02200.000.0002896.5
Steve Lach5240.03122.46.06120.000.010287.5
Paul White3133.32217.021.02100.000.0002159.0
Team Totals2098641.110414106.716.468t104.8199.142.6
Opponents Totals2449840.212818477.618.8208.2187.463.7
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Val Jansante3559917.1465
Steve Lach11777.021
Tony Compagno919021.139t1
Charley Seabright7162.3100
Bob Davis514529.0440
Bill Garnaas514428.868t2
Bob Sullivan47218.030t1
Bob Cifers35819.3370
Charley Mehelich33812.7130
Paul White25527.5530
Johnny Clement166.060
Elbie Nickel11010.0100
Team Totals86141016.468t10
Opponents Totals98184718.820
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Tony Compagno416340.864t2
Walt Slater4389.5380
Charley Seabright38026.739t1
Frank Sinkovitz35719.047t1
Paul White22211.0150
Bob Cifers13232.0320
Gonzalo Morales155.050
Team Totals1839722.164t4
Opponents Totals1928715.10
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Bob Cifers68279641.1742330
Team Totals68279641.174133030.1
Opponents Totals70297642.558333.3
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Walt Slater2843515.5330
Gonzalo Morales68814.7200
Paul White55010.0140
Bob Sullivan11010.0100
Team Totals4058314.6330
Opponents Totals3033011.00
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Walt Slater2248021.8390
Gonzalo Morales511322.6270
Bob Sullivan48621.5260
Steve Lach35919.7260
Paul White35016.7260
Charley Seabright3237.7110
Val Jansante24221.0210
Tony Compagno23216.0170
Bob Cifers23015.0160
Johnny Clement12424.0240
Bill Garnaas11717.0170
Tony Bova11616.0160
Bob Davis133.030
Team Totals5097519.5390
Opponents Totals4389220.70
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Ralph Calcagni0001100
Bob Cifers300000
Johnny Clement710100
Tony Compagno600000
Paul Davis100000
Al Drulis0001100
Bill Garnaas0010100
Val Jansante112370
Steve Lach100000
John Mastrangelo0002200
Charley Mehelich00022130
Bill Moore00112-10
Gonzalo Morales100000
Joe Repko00011481
Charley Seabright200000
Nick Skorich0011200
Walt Slater212370
Paul Stenn0010100
Bob Sullivan210170
Paul White230300
Jack Wiley0011200
Team Totals2816121426811
Opponents Totals34142016360
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