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1949 Los Angeles Rams (NFL) 1st place Western Division 8-2-2 .800
Head Coach: Clark Shaughnessy
EndsRed Hickey
LineJoe Stydahar
Assistant CoachGeorge Trafton
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Fri8/26/1949HWashington Redskins28-34LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum64227
Mon9/5/1949NNew York Bulldogs21-14WSan Antonio, TXAlamo Stadium17452
Sat9/10/1949NPhiladelphia Eagles24-24TLittle Rock, ARWar Memorial Stadium24000
Wed9/14/1949NNew York Giants14-7WOmaha, NERosenblatt Stadium13110
Fri9/23/1949HDetroit Lions27-24WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum17878
Sun10/2/1949AGreen Bay Packers48-7WGreen Bay, WICity Stadium24308
Sun10/9/1949AChicago Bears31-16WChicago, ILWrigley Field42124
Sun10/16/1949ADetroit Lions21-10WDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium19839
Sun10/23/1949HGreen Bay Packers35-7WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum37546
Sun10/30/1949HChicago Bears27-24WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum86080
Sun11/6/1949APhiladelphia Eagles14-38LPhiladelphia, PAShibe Park38320
Sun11/13/1949APittsburgh Steelers7-7TPittsburgh, PAForbes Field20510
Sun11/20/1949AChicago Cardinals28-28TChicago, ILComiskey Park34100
Sun11/27/1949HNew York Bulldogs42-20WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum38052
Sun12/4/1949HChicago Cardinals27-31LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum74673
Sun12/11/1949HWashington Redskins53-27WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum44899
Sun12/18/1949HPhiladelphia Eagles0-14LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum22245League Championship
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
30Bob AglerFB6'121025Otterbein90
66Gil BouleyROT-DT6'223528Boston College126
63Larry BrinkDE6'523526Northern Illinois111
86Ed ChampagneROT-DT6'323628Louisiana State127
9Gerry CowhigFB-LB6'221528Notre Dame121
34Don CurrivanROE-DE6'019329Boston College120
84Hal DeanLOG-DG6'020527Ohio State1212
55Tom FearsLOE-DE6'221327Santa Clara; UCLA1211
58Jack FinlayLOG-DG6'121728UCLA120
18Fred GehrkeLOH5'1118931Utah127
40Elroy HirschLOH-DB6'119026Wisconsin; Michigan123
31Dick HoernerFB6'422027Iowa1212
46Frank HubbellLOE-DE6'222227Tennessee121
20Dick HuffmanLOT-DT6'125526Tennessee1212
24Tommy KalmanirLOH5'817123Pittsburgh; Nevada-Reno122
10Tom KeaneLOE-DE6'119223Ohio State; West Virginia110
27Mike LazetichROG-DG6'121128Montana; Michigan84
23Jack MartinC-LB6'323827Princeton; Navy1212
22Fred NaumetzC-LB6'122227Boston College120
57Don PaulC-LB6'122824UCLA120
42Joe RepkoLOT-DT6'023629Seton Hall; Boston College80
60Bob ShawDE6'422628Ohio State1210
17George SimsDB5'1117022Baylor110
77Vitamin SmithROH5'817926Abilene Christian124
79Bill SmythROE-DE6'324327Notre Dame; Cincinnati; Penn State; Cincinnati120
42Al SparkmanLOT-DT6'626023Texas A&M40
47Bobby ThomasonQB6'119621Virginia Military Institute50
25Norm Van BrocklinQB6'119923Oregon80
7Bob WaterfieldQB6'119629UCLA1211
33Jerry WilliamsROH-DB5'1017526Idaho; Washington State120
54Ray YagielloROG-DG6'022026Franklin & Marshall; Catawba127
13Tank YoungerROH6'322521Grambling State128
56Jack ZillyROE-DE6'221228Notre Dame122
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Bobby Thomason17BVirginia Military Institute
George Sims217BBaylor
Jim Winkler327TTexas A&M
Norm Van Brocklin437QBOregon
Earl Howell547BMississippi
Charlie Reynolds657BTexas Tech
Jerry Williams763BWashington Statefrom GB
Jon Baker767GCalifornia
John Waldrum877GSul Ross State
Johnny Smith987EArizonaDeclared Ineligible
George Buksar1094BSan Francisco
Max Minnich1097BBowling Green State
Jim Cozad11107TIowa
Bill Renna12117CSanta Clara
Paul Barry13127BTulsa
Ed Carmichael14137TOregon State
J.C. Dodd15147BSul Ross State
Joe Morgan16157GSouthern Mississippi
Dick Sheffield17167ETulane
Hillary Chollet18177BCornell
Joe Leonard19187TVirginia
Lloyd Eisenberg20197TDuke
George Teufel21207BLock Haven
Ed Hamilton22217EArkansas
Walt Kersulis23227EIllinoisDeclared Ineligible
Fred Klemenok24237BSan Francisco
Clay Matthews25247TGeorgia Tech
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals918472113
Opponents Totals37616279
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals2451031251783795
Opponents Totals213101922072676
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Bob Waterfield1434595.691656.3076
Tom Fears90000054
Elroy Hirsch60000036
Dick Hoerner60000036
Bob Shaw60000036
Fred Gehrke52366.7010.0032
Vitamin Smith40000024
Jerry Williams40000024
Gerry Cowhig20000012
Tommy Kalmanir20000012
Don Currivan1000006
Frank Hubbell1000006
George Sims1000006
Team Totals48454893.891752.90360
Opponents Totals32303293.851338.51239
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Fred Gehrke010.00/0/0/0/0/
Bob Waterfield91656.31/2/4/2/0/
Team Totals91752.91/2/4/2/0/
Opponents Totals51338.52/1/1/1/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Dick Hoerner1555823.8376
Elroy Hirsch682874.2511
Tommy Kalmanir292187.5511
Fred Gehrke582033.5532
Tank Younger521913.7160
Vitamin Smith401172.926t2
Jerry Williams191035.4183
Gerry Cowhig10323.281
Bob Agler471.840
Norm Van Brocklin4-1-0.320
Tom Fears1-3-3.0-30
Bob Waterfield5-4-0.851
Team Totals44517323.95317
Opponents Totals47216793.614
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Bob Waterfield29615452.011821687.314.171t175.7248.161210761.3
Norm Van Brocklin583255.22460110.418.851t610.323.469532111.4
Bobby Thomason12650.05504.28.31500.018.3153526.4
Team Totals36619252.514728197.714.771t236.3277.4145267468.1
Opponents Totals33514443.016120846.214.5164.8309.0273181142.4
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Tom Fears77101313.251t9
Bob Shaw2953518.471t6
Elroy Hirsch2232614.848t4
Dick Hoerner1721312.5390
Fred Gehrke914015.6422
Jerry Williams710214.6420
Tank Younger711917.0330
Vitamin Smith56312.6241
Tom Keane47017.5440
Don Currivan37826.040t1
Frank Hubbell33210.7130
Jack Zilly33511.7140
Dick Huffman23618.0230
Tommy Kalmanir23618.0230
Bill Smyth22110.5140
Team Totals192281914.771t23
Opponents Totals144208414.516
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
George Sims9788.7271
Jerry Williams5428.425t1
Don Currivan5316.2160
Gerry Cowhig46215.5261
Elroy Hirsch25527.5320
Mike Lazetich24723.5290
Don Paul22311.5190
Frank Hubbell12121.021t1
Team Totals3035912.0324
Opponents Totals272298.51
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Bob Waterfield49217744.4611
Norm Van Brocklin29145.5460
Dick Hoerner14343.0430
Team Totals52231144.461121540.3
Opponents Totals68300544.262434.2
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Vitamin Smith2742715.8851
Tommy Kalmanir1416411.762t1
Jerry Williams23316.5200
Team Totals4362414.5852
Opponents Totals262158.30
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Tommy Kalmanir1840322.4570
Vitamin Smith1323518.1310
Don Paul23216.0200
Gerry Cowhig22010.0100
Hal Dean100.000
Jack Zilly100.000
Team Totals3769018.6570
Opponents Totals55114420.80
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Bob Agler0001100
Gil Bouley00044190
Larry Brink0002200
Elroy Hirsch400000
Dick Hoerner710100
Frank Hubbell0001100
Dick Huffman0020200
Tommy Kalmanir100000
Mike Lazetich0001100
Jack Martin0001100
Don Paul0001100
Bob Shaw100000
George Sims100000
Vitamin Smith310100
Bill Smyth0002200
Al Sparkman0001100
Norm Van Brocklin210100
Bob Waterfield430300
Jerry Williams211200
Ray Yagiello0001100
Tank Younger420200
Jack Zilly0002200
Team Totals2918111829190
Opponents Totals30181218301
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