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1948 Detroit Lions (NFL) 5th place Western Division 2-10-0 .167
Head Coach: Bo McMillin
LineTim Temerario
EndsLou Zarza
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Thu9/2/1948HPhiladelphia Eagles35-37LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium14501
Tue9/7/1948HNew York Giants23-20WFlint, MIAtwood Stadium8500
Sun9/12/1948APittsburgh Steelers38-10WPIttsburgh, PAForbes Field23398
Wed9/22/1948ALos Angeles Rams7-44LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum12941Boxscore
Sun10/3/1948AGreen Bay Packers21-33LGreen Bay, WICity Stadium21403Boxscore
Sat10/9/1948HBoston Yanks14-17LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium18747Boxscore
Sun10/17/1948AChicago Bears0-28LChicago, ILWrigley Field35425Boxscore
Sun10/24/1948HLos Angeles Rams27-34LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium17444Boxscore
Sun10/31/1948HGreen Bay Packers24-20WDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium15045Boxscore
Sun11/7/1948AChicago Cardinals20-56LChicago, ILComiskey Park22311Boxscore
Sun11/14/1948AWashington Redskins21-46LWashington, DCGriffith Stadium32528Boxscore
Sun11/21/1948HPittsburgh Steelers17-14WDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium13646Boxscore
Thu11/25/1948HChicago Cardinals14-28LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium22099Boxscore
Sun12/5/1948HChicago Bears14-42LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium25781Boxscore
Sun12/12/1948APhiladelphia Eagles21-45LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park15237Boxscore
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
11Joe Billy BaumgardnerDB6'119823Southwestern (Texas); Texas20
65Les BingamanROG-DG6'327222Illinois120
76Paul BriggsROT-DT6'424628Colorado122
64Howie BrownLOG-DG5'1122026Indiana1212
Max BumgardnerDE6'219025Texas113
85Ted CremerDE6'220929Auburn40
60Chuck DeShaneLOG-DG6'121230Alabama100
18Andy DudishDB5'1118230Georgia30
44/35Bill DudleyLOH-DB5'1017527Virginia74
74Jack DuggerROT-DT6'323025Ohio State127
Howard DuncanC6'322524Iowa; Ohio State10
28Larry EllisQB6'120426Syracuse41
24Fred EnkeQB6'120124Arizona1210
11Jim GilletteDB-ROH6'118531Virginia102
81John GreeneROE-DE6'021028Michigan125
42George GrimesLOH-DB5'1019026Virginia; North Carolina; Virginia82
17Mel GroomesROH6'017221Indiana61
77Dale HansenLOT-DT6'222027Michigan State112
55Roger HardingC6'221125California124
70George HekkersROT-DT6'422925Wisconsin124
80Ralph HeywoodOE-DE6'220527Southern California20
16Jim HunnicuttHB5'1018525South Carolina10
62Elmer JonesLOG-DG6'022428Wake Forest80
22Clyde LeForceQB-DB5'1117625Tulsa122
30Elmer MadarikFB5'1120026Detroit Mercy31
87Bob MannLOE-DE5'1117224Michigan120
53Bap ManziniC5'1119528St. Vincent30
15Joe MargucciROH5'1018227Santa Ana JC125
12Earl MavesDB5'918025Wisconsin; Michigan; Wisconsin10
63Bill MiklichLOG-DG6'020829Idaho70
83Kelley MoteLOE-DE6'218925South Carolina; Duke1210
57Merv PregulmanC-LB6'321526Michigan118
30Ken RoskieFB6'122528South Carolina74
40Chuck SarrattLOH6'018525Newberry; Oklahoma81
18Paul SarringhausLOH6'018528Ohio State52
88Ivan SchottelDE6'220428Northwest Missouri State64
82Cecil SoudersROE-DE6'121027Ohio State126
66Dick StovallROG-DG6'020626Abilene Christian100
33Steve SucicFB6'021027Illinois22
71Russ ThomasLOT-DT6'323724Ohio State125
67Bill WardROG-DG6'023027Washington State; Washington1212
14Joe WattDB-ROH5'1118429Syracuse115
38Bob WieseLB6'319825Michigan31
35/16Camp WilsonFB6'120026Tarleton State JC; Hardin-Simmons; Tulsa126
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Y.A. Tittle16QBLouisiana Statefrom LARM
George Quist213BStanford
Les Bingaman315TIllinois
Jim Minor425TArkansas
Bob Williamson637THobart
Fred Enke747BArizona
Moroni Schwab753TUtah Statefrom CHIB
Don Doll967BSouthern California
Paul Cleary1077ESouthern California
Fred Land1187TLouisiana State
Russ Steger13107BIllinoisDeclared Ineligible
Hal Enstice14117BUnion (New York)
Pete Elliott15127BMichigan
Dave Templeton16137GOhio State
Quentin Sickels17147GMichigan
Jim Spruill18157TRice
Barney Hafen19167EUtah
Aldo Dellosobelle20177TLoyola Marymount
Dean Dill21187BSouthern California
Jack McEwen22197BColorado
Rebel Steiner23207EAlabamaDeclared Ineligible
Joe Suarez24217GSt. Mary's (California)
Coy McGee25227BNotre Dame
Phil Alexander26237TSouth Carolina
Frank Pizza27247TToledo
George Schutte28257TSouthern California
Tony Pabalis29267BCentral Michigan
Bob McCurry30277CMichigan State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals27593183
Opponents Totals6510463175
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals18784921149395
Opponents Totals2531351032594894
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Bill Dudley70000042
Merv Pregulman0262796.32633.3032
John Greene50000030
Clyde LeForce50000030
Joe Margucci50000030
Bob Mann30000018
Camp Wilson20000012
George Grimes1010.00006
Team Totals28262892.92633.30200
Opponents Totals56515691.161637.51407
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Merv Pregulman2633.30/1/1/0/0/
Team Totals2633.30/1/1/0/0/
Opponents Totals61637.51/3/1/1/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Camp Wilson1576123.9382
Fred Enke743654.9410
Bill Dudley33972.9110
Clyde LeForce28863.1180
Joe Watt20542.7100
Bob Mann6467.7230
Paul Sarringhaus19382.070
Steve Sucic6203.380
Joe Margucci34140.4103
George Grimes188.080
Elmer Madarik273.550
Andy Dudish155.050
Jim Gillette231.520
Chuck Sarratt331.030
Ken Roskie111.010
Mel Groomes210.570
Team Totals38913603.5415
Opponents Totals49523824.827
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Fred Enke22110045.210413286.013.351t115.0177.7139118949.4
Clyde LeForce1015049.5439129.018.28398.987.910880477.7
Chuck Sarratt11100.004848.048.04800.000.0444118.8
Bill Dudley100.0000.000.01100.00000.0
Team Totals32415146.614722887.115.283206.2268.057.5
Opponents Totals30216153.312721767.213.5258.3144.684.8
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Joe Margucci3645012.555t2
Bob Mann3356017.0453
John Greene2559523.8835
Bill Dudley2021010.5226
Kelley Mote1321216.3280
Clyde LeForce812215.3443
Ralph Heywood33110.30
Mel Groomes2189.0100
Cecil Souders2199.5110
Joe Watt22914.5240
Camp Wilson294.560
Fred Enke166.060
Jim Gillette188.080
George Grimes11717.017t1
Chuck Sarratt133.030
Paul Sarringhaus1-1-1.0-10
Team Totals151228815.28320
Opponents Totals161217613.525
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Jim Gillette6172.8100
Joe Watt4399.8220
George Grimes12626.0260
Merv Pregulman166.060
Bill Dudley133.030
Clyde LeForce100.000
Team Totals14916.5260
Opponents Totals2653920.74
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
George Grimes28100635.9561
Bill Dudley2382535.9680
Ralph Heywood1137233.80
Chuck Sarratt516633.2430
Team Totals67236935.468149228.0
Opponents Totals56226840.528934.3
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Joe Margucci1010010.0220
Joe Watt88710.9180
Bill Dudley8678.4180
Andy Dudish2105.050
Jim Gillette2105.050
Clyde LeForce199.090
George Grimes144.040
Chuck Sarratt122.020
Team Totals332898.8220
Opponents Totals3249215.41
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Camp Wilson1024824.8360
Joe Watt1218015.0250
Bill Dudley1020420.4470
Joe Margucci1019919.9370
Paul Sarringhaus59519.0230
Fred Enke57615.2480
Kelley Mote3279.0180
Andy Dudish23819.0300
Ken Roskie13030.0300
Elmer Madarik12020.0200
Bob Mann11616.0160
John Greene11111.0110
Clyde LeForce11010.0100
Team Totals62115418.6480
Opponents Totals3990823.30
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Les Bingaman0001100
Paul Briggs0010100
Bill Dudley6314281
Larry Ellis0010100
Fred Enke850500
George Grimes101120
Mel Groomes100000
Dale Hansen00022180
Roger Harding0002200
Clyde LeForce310100
Bob Mann412300
Joe Margucci410100
Kelley Mote0001100
Merv Pregulman0002200
Ken Roskie102200
Cecil Souders0002200
Russ Thomas0001100
Joe Watt101100
Bob Wiese0001150
Camp Wilson6202-20
Team Totals3520151934531
Opponents Totals29191020301
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