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1959 Los Angeles Rams (NFL) 6th place Western Conference 2-10-0 .167
Head Coach: Sid Gillman
Defensive BacksJack Faulkner
Offensive BacksJoe Madro
Defensive LineDon Paul
Offensive LineLou Rymkus
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/8/1959NDetroit Lions20-20TBoulder, COFolsom Stadium18742
Fri8/21/1959HWashington Redskins21-23LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum85888
Fri8/28/1959HChicago Cardinals34-21WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum52013
Sat9/5/1959HCleveland Browns24-27LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum55883
Sat9/12/1959HSan Francisco 49ers48-14WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum59552
Sat9/19/1959HPhiladelphia Eagles31-28WLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum46570
Sat9/26/1959HNew York Giants21-23LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum71297
Sun10/4/1959ASan Francisco 49ers0-34LSan Francisco, CAKezar Stadium56028
Sun10/11/1959AChicago Bears28-21WChicago, ILWrigley Field47036
Sun10/18/1959AGreen Bay Packers45-6WMilwaukee, WICounty Stadium36174
Sun10/25/1959HDetroit Lions7-17LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum74288
Sun11/1/1959HChicago Bears21-26LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum77943
Sun11/8/1959HSan Francisco 49ers16-24LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum94376
Sun11/15/1959ADetroit Lions17-23LDetroit, MIBriggs Stadium52271
Sun11/22/1959APhiladelphia Eagles20-23LPhiladelphia, PAFranklin Field47425
Sun11/29/1959ABaltimore Colts21-35LBaltimore, MDMemorial Stadium57557
Sun12/6/1959HGreen Bay Packers20-38LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum61044
Sat12/12/1959HBaltimore Colts26-45LLos Angeles, CAMemorial Coliseum65528
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
26Jon ArnettLOH-ROH5'1119724Southern California1211
74John BakerLDT-LDE-RDT6'627924North Carolina Central129
79Charlie BradshawROT6'625523Baylor1212
80Gene BritoLDE6'122634Loyola Marymount22
25Don BurroughsLS6'418528Pasadena CC; Ventura JC; Colorado State106
84Leon ClarkeROE-ROH6'423226Southern California1111
71Paul DicksonLOT-ROT6'525222Baylor100
81Tom FranckhauserLDH6'019522Purdue1210
75Bob FryLOT-LOG6'423529Kentucky1211
65John GuzikMLB6'323123Pittsburgh121
62John HouserROG-LOG-C6'323924Redlands128
10Buddy HumphreyQB6'119824Baylor20
57Bill JobkoRLB6'222424Ohio State123
31Carl KarilivaczLDH-RS6'018829Syracuse63
63Buck LansfordROG6'223226Texas44
76John LoVetereRDT6'428323Compton CC1211
85Lamar LundyLDE-ROE-RDE6'724524Purdue1211
34Joe MarconiFB-P6'222525West Virginia123
33Ollie MatsonFB6'221029San Francisco CC; San Francisco129
21Eddie MeadorRDH5'1119322Arkansas Tech1211
83Lou MichaelsRDE-LDT-K6'224324Kentucky1212
40Jack MorrisLS-RS-K6'018928Oregon125
51John MorrowC-LOG6'324426Michigan1111
32Jack PardeeLLB6'222423Texas A&M129
82Jim PhillipsROH-ROE6'119723Auburn108
61Duane PutnamLOG6'022831Pacific107
48Les RichterMLB-C6'323829California1212
15Frank RyanQB6'319923Rice113
70Gene SelawskiLOT-ROT6'425224Purdue125
43Will ShermanRS6'219732St. Mary's (California)106
29Del ShofnerLOE-P6'318825Baylor1212
77George StrugarLDT-RDT6'525925Washington114
46Clendon ThomasRS-LDH-OHB6'219624Oklahoma106
9Billy WadeQB6'220429Vanderbilt129
35Roy WilkinsRLB-LLB6'322426Georgia1212
88Sam WilliamsLDE-RDE6'523528Michigan State122
24Tommy WilsonLOH6'020327none124
DRAFT LISTRoundOverallPosCollegeNotes
Dick Bass12BPacificfrom PHI
Paul Dickson19TBaylor
Buddy Humphrey216QBBaylorfrom WAS
Don Brown220BHouston
Larry Hickman331BBaylor
Tom Franckhauser333EPurduefrom PIT
Blanche Martin443BMichigan State
John Tracey444ETexas A&Mfrom CHIB
Bob Reifsnyder445TNavyfrom PIT
John Lands556EMontana
Dave Painter669CTulane
Eddie Meador780BArkansas Tech
Bill Conner893EJackson State
Larry Cundiff9104TMichigan State
Al Goldstein10117ENorth Carolina
Joe Kelly11128BNew Mexico State
Mike Connelly12141CUtah State
Al Witcher13152EBaylor
Pete Davidson14165TThe Citadel
Walt Kelly15176BHouston
Ted Royall16189CDuke
Dave Wilemon17200TSouthern Methodist
Dave Van Metre18213EColorado College
Carver Shannon19224BSouthern Illinois
Ross Coyle20237EOklahoma
Marv Bergmann21248TWashington
Bill Meglen22261GUtah State
George Deiderich23272GVanderbilt
Tom Campbell24285BIndiana
Bob Borah25296EHouston
Bill Strumke26309BGeorgia
Alex Kroll27320CRutgers
Rafer Johnson28333BUCLA*
Ernie Moore29344EAlabama State
Don Millich30357BWashington
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals45647261
Opponents Totals691325460
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushPassPen3RD DOWNAttPct4TH DOWNAttPctPENYDS
Team Totals2321011161551465
Opponents Totals216961002060562
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Del Shofner70000042
Ollie Matson60000036
Lou Michaels0121485.781747.1036
Joe Marconi50000030
Jon Arnett40000024
Jack Morris01515100.03837.5024
Jim Phillips40000024
Billy Wade20000012
Frank Ryan1000006
Tommy Wilson1000006
Sam Williams0000012
Les Richter000010.000
(Team)0010.00000
Team Totals30273090.0112642.31242
Opponents Totals38363894.7173154.80315
FIELD GOALSMADEATTPCT1-1920-2930-3940-4950+
Lou Michaels81747.13/2/2/1/0/
Jack Morris3837.51/1/1/0/0/
Les Richter010.00/0/0/0/0/
Team Totals112642.34/3/3/1/0/
Opponents Totals173154.85/6/2/4/0/
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Ollie Matson1618635.4506
Jon Arnett733715.180t2
Tommy Wilson402105.3600
Joe Marconi521763.4214
Billy Wade25953.8172
Frank Ryan19573.0131
Del Shofner166.060
Team Totals37117784.880t15
Opponents Totals42717044.015
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Billy Wade26115358.69120017.713.172t124.6176.5124187771.1
Frank Ryan894247.2437098.016.96722.244.511759263.4
Jon Arnett5120.04132.613.01300.000.0001339.6
Ollie Matson100.0000.000.01100.00000.0
Team Totals35619655.113827237.613.972t143.9226.2241248267.2
Opponents Totals28715152.612923158.115.3175.972.4225209089.1
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Del Shofner4793619.972t7
Jon Arnett3841911.038t1
Jim Phillips3754114.6644
Leon Clarke2945315.6600
Ollie Matson181307.2490
Tommy Wilson12836.9201
Joe Marconi10818.1301
Lamar Lundy47418.5260
Clendon Thomas166.060
Team Totals196272313.972t14
Opponents Totals151231515.317
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Eddie Meador331.030
Tom Franckhauser320.720
Bill Jobko100.000
Team Totals750.730
Opponents Totals2230513.91
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Del Shofner48200441.8661
Joe Marconi28140.5440
Team Totals50208541.766120536.1
Opponents Totals60264844.1251
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Jon Arnett1718410.871t1
Ollie Matson14614.4200
Clendon Thomas362.060
Don Burroughs100.000
Eddie Meador100.000
Team Totals362517.071t1
Opponents Totals302056.81
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Ollie Matson1636722.9480
Jon Arnett1432022.9420
Tommy Wilson724334.7850
Clendon Thomas39531.7480
Roy Wilkins22914.5170
Paul Dickson100.000
Team Totals43105424.5850
Opponents Totals4298023.31
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Jon Arnett510100
Charlie Bradshaw0030300
Don Burroughs0001100
Leon Clarke210100
Tom Franckhauser0001100
Bill Jobko0005500
John LoVetere0002200
Lamar Lundy0001100
Joe Marconi220200
Ollie Matson900000
Eddie Meador200000
Lou Michaels0001100
Jack Morris0010100
Jack Pardee110100
Duane Putnam0010100
Les Richter0002200
Frank Ryan530300
Gene Selawski0010100
George Strugar0001100
Clendon Thomas100000
Billy Wade600000
Tommy Wilson110100
Team Totals341915142900
Opponents Totals25141119301
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