Check out our sister site StatsCrew.com

Chicago Cardinals

1945 Chicago Cardinals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 1-9
Finished 5th in the NFL's West Division

Coach: Phil Handler (1-9)

1945 Chicago Cardinals Roster
1945 Chicago Cardinals Game-by-Game Results

The Chicago Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1945 season with a record of 1 wins and 9 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's West Division. Phil Handler coached the team.


Passing:

PlayerAttCompComp %YdsYds/AttTDsTD %IntsInt %LongSackedYds LostRating
Paul Christman2198940.611475.252.3125.570 42.6
Leo Cantor18316.71166.400.0422.262 14.4
Paul Collins17317.6432.500.0211.826 0.0
Vince Oliver10440.0222.200.000.010 47.9
Frank Seno100.000.000.000.039.6
Johnny Knolla100.000.000.000.039.6
Chet Maeda100.000.000.000.039.6
Totals2679937.113285.051.9186.770 00
Opponents1878746.514908.0158.0126.4

Rushing:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Frank Seno933553.847 2
Leo Cantor832913.518 5
Bus Mertes241114.652 0
Ernie Bonelli32932.922 0
Al Drulis12494.113 0
Johnny Knolla15362.40
Paul Collins10131.30
Walt Rankin8111.40
Bill Reynolds7101.40
Walt Watt691.50
Joe Vodicka3-1-0.30
Frank Balazs1-1-1.0-1 0
Vince Oliver11-3-0.315 0
Paul Christman30-34-1.11
Totals3359392.852 8
Opponents38213203.517

Receiving:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Billy Dewell2637014.270 1
Ed Rucinski2340017.462 2
Leo Cantor1515910.633 0
Frank Seno712918.436 0
Jim Poole68213.729 2
Al Drulis6498.217 0
Walt Rankin3258.30
Joe Carter3175.710 0
Ernie Bonelli393.00
Bus Mertes210.50
Clint Wager13232.032 0
Walt Watt12222.022 0
Johnny Knolla11515.015 0
Frank Balazs11515.015 0
Joe Vodicka133.00
Totals99132813.470 5
Opponents8714908.015

Kicking:

PlayerXPAXPMXP %FGAFGMFG %Pts.
Joe Kuharich131292.330.012
Conway Baker10.010.00
Totals141285.7400.012
Opponents322784.48337.536

Punting:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.Long
Bill Reynolds38138436.448
Hal Blackwell1766138.952
Leo Cantor516633.238
Johnny Knolla26633.034
Totals62227736.752
Opponents52216341.6

Punt Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Frank Seno1010310.325 0
Leo Cantor55911.815 0
Joe Vodicka492.30
Johnny Knolla34314.322 0
Ernie Bonelli33712.315 0
Al Lindow11818.018 0
Bus Mertes177.00
Totals2727610.225 0
Opponents330.0 0

Kick Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Frank Seno1940821.531 0
Leo Cantor612320.527 0
Johnny Knolla611419.036 0
Al Drulis44411.014 0
Ernie Bonelli24522.527 0
Joe Carter14444.044 0
Paul Christman14444.044 0
Joe Vodicka12020.020 0
Walt Watt11818.018 0
Walt Rankin11414.014 0
Al Lindow11313.013 0
Les Bruckner11313.013 0
Bob Zimny11212.012 0
Bus Mertes11212.012 0
Totals4692420.144 0
Opponents2036818.4 0

Interceptions:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Leo Cantor57014.026 0
Cliff Speegle2136.513 0
Jim Poole12828.028 0
Ernie Bonelli12323.023 0
Pop Ivy100.00
Walt Rankin100.00
Frank Seno100.00
Totals1213411.228 0
Opponents180.0 

Defense and Fumbles:

TacklesFumblesKicks
PlayerTackleSoloAssistTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
Conway Baker01000
Ernie Bonelli042000
Les Bruckner11100
Chet Bulger021710
Leo Cantor02100
Paul Christman128-150
Paul Collins32-700
Billy Dewell1000
Al Drulis12000
Steve Enich01-1700
Johnny Knolla20000
Joe Kuharich0100
Chet Maeda11000
Bus Mertes10000
Vince Oliver10000
Jim Poole00100
Walt Rankin012000
Bill Reynolds10000
Ed Rucinski0230
Frank Seno03370
Cliff Speegle001300
Bob Zimny121200
Totals000000035334100
Opponents2611

Total Scoring:

TouchdownsOtherTotal
PlayerRushRecPuntKickIntFumOtherFGXP2 PtSafPoints
Jim Poole20012
Ed Rucinski2012
Frank Seno20000012
Joe Kuharich01212
Billy Dewell106
Leo Cantor50000030
Paul Christman1006
Chet Bulger106
Totals85000100120096
Opponents171500327228