1942 Cleveland Rams Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 5-6
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division
Coach: Dutch Clark (5-6)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1942 Cleveland Rams Statistics
1942 Cleveland Rams Results

The Cleveland Rams of the National Football League ended the 1942 season with a record of 5 wins and 6 losses, finishing third in the NFL's West Division.

The Rams scored 150 points, but the defense conceded 207. Parker Hall passed for 815 yards, and Jack Jacobs spent time under center, too. Dante Magnani topped the receiving corps, hauling in 24 balls, while Jim Benton added 345 receiving yards.

Dante Magnani ran for a team-leading 344 yards for Cleveland, while Gaylon Smith also contributed to the rushing attack.

Gaylon Smith and Jack Jacobs each seized 4 opponent throws.

Dutch Clark coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
34Chet AdamsKOctober 24, 19156'3"233OhioCleveland, OH USA1111
30Jim BentonLESeptember 25, 19166'3"200ArkansasCarthage, AR USA97
Jack BooneBMay 28, 19185'11"175ElonRoanoke Rapids, NC USA20
Lew BostickG-TOctober 3, 19166'0"197AlabamaBirmingham, AL USA10
59Larry BrahmGAugust 12, 19165'10"204TempleBayonne, NJ USA100
72Boyd ClayTMay 6, 19156'1"220TennesseeHohenwald, TN USA80
47Bill ConkrightCApril 17, 19146'1"203OklahomaBeggs, OK USA118
3Corby DavisBBDecember 18, 19145'11"212IndianaLowell, IN USA92
55Dutch ElstonBBNovember 19, 19185'11"190South CarolinaTexhoma, TX USA118
57Jake FawcettT-GMay 29, 19195'11"223SMUHillsboro, TX USA100
63Joe GibsonREJune 28, 19196'3"213CameronNacona, TX USA118
46Herb GodfreyEAugust 23, 19196'1"187Washington St.Port Angeles, WA USA30
32Parker HallPDecember 10, 19166'0"198MississippiTunica, MS USA108
53Ben HightowerEDecember 5, 19186'2"184Sam Houston St.Beaumont, TX USA102
43Jack JacobsTBAugust 7, 19196'1"186OklahomaHoldenville, OK USA83
37Len JaniakBOctober 29, 19156'1"203OhioCleveland, OH USA93
Don JohnsonC-LBSeptember 14, 19206'0"205NorthwesternChicago, IL USA10
42Bill LazetichWB-DBOctober 16, 19166'0"195MontanaAnaconda, MT USA90
69Dante MagnaniKRMarch 16, 19175'10"182St. Mary's (CA)Dalzell, IL USA1110
11Riley MathesonLGDecember 12, 19146'2"207CameronShannon, TX USA108
52Barney McGarryGDecember 24, 19176'1"203UtahPark City, UT USA41
Tex MooneyTMarch 8, 19176'5"280West Texas A&MEl Paso, TX USA10
49George MorrisHBFebruary 24, 19195'11"189Baldwin-WallaceEast Palestine, OH USA91
65Joe PasquaRTJuly 31, 19186'1"225SMUDallas, TX USA1111
64Maury PattEJanuary 31, 19156'2"205Carnegie MellonAltoona, PA USA70
50John PetchelBBMay 27, 19195'11"185DuquesneFreeland, PA USA71
70George PlatukisEMarch 15, 19156'0"196DuquesneWest Hazleton, PA USA92
58Warren PlunkettBBAugust 4, 19206'0"200MinnesotaSt. Paul, MN USA102
56Bosh PritchardHBSeptember 10, 19195'11"164VMIWindsor, NC USA10
Manny RappTB-FBSeptember 17, 19086'0"215St. LouisPeverly, MO USA10
54Bill RiethGJune 20, 19165'11"203Carnegie MellonCleveland, OH USA104
60Hank RockwellGFebruary 10, 19176'4"231Arizona St.Whittier, CA USA81
44Gaylon SmithFBJuly 15, 19165'11"202RhodesLonoke, AR USA116
45Roy StuartRGJuly 25, 19205'8"188TulsaShawnee, OK USA106
48Wilfred ThorpeRGJanuary 8, 19176'3"205ArkansasLittle Rock, AR USA115
12Johnny WilsonENovember 2, 19156'3"203Case Western ReserveDover, OH USA33