1941 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 1-9-1
Finishing 5th in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Aldo Donelli (0-5)
Coach: Bert Bell (0-2)
Coach: Walt Kiesling (1-2-1)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1941 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics
1941 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1941 season with a record of 1 wins and 9 losses and 1 ties, finishing fifth in the NFL's East Division.

Pittsburgh managed just 103 points, worst in the league, while the leaky defense yielded 276, most in the circuit. Dick Riffle carried the ball for a team-best 388 yards for the Steelers.

Boyd Brumbaugh tossed for 260 yards, and Coley McDonough took a significant amount of snaps also. Don Looney paced all receivers, grabbing 10 passes for 186 yards.

Art Jones seized 7 opponent throws.

Aldo Donelli, Bert Bell and Walt Kiesling coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
34Jay ArnoldHBSeptember 9, 19126'1"210TexasRogers, TX USA104
35Dick BassiRGJanuary 1, 19155'11"214Santa ClaraSan Luis Obispo, CA USA1111
10Boyd BrumbaughKRAugust 24, 19155'11"195DuquesneSpringdale, PA USA107
21Chuck CherundoloCAugust 8, 19166'1"215Penn St.Old Forge, PA USA119
24Joe CoomerLTSeptember 11, 19186'6"281AustinGreenville, TX USA106
5Les DodsonBApril 18, 19166'1"180MississippiBirmingham, AL USA20
32Dick DollyEDecember 12, 19176'3"211West VirginiaOnego, WV USA94
3Al DonelliHBDecember 22, 19175'7"165DuquesneMorgan, PA USA70
28Ted DoyleTJanuary 12, 19146'2"224NebraskaMaywood, NE USA92
20Elmer HackneyFBJuly 8, 19166'2"205Kansas St.Oberlin, KS USA114
39Red HickeyEFebruary 14, 19176'2"204ArkansasClarksville, AR USA10
37Joe HoagueFBFebruary 8, 19186'2"203ColgateBrookline, MA USA101
12Art JonesPJune 13, 19196'2"192RichmondFarmville, VA USA119
46Royal KahlerTMarch 22, 19186'2"226NebraskaGrand Island, NE USA90
45Walt KichefskiREJune 17, 19166'1"212Miami (FL)Rhinelander, WI USA115
16-AugElmer KolbergHB-EJanuary 21, 19166'4"201Oregon St.Orange, CA USA40
30Don LooneyESeptember 2, 19176'2"182TCUSaltillo, TX USA90
76Frank MaherBMay 8, 19186'1"195ToledoDetroit, MI USA20
11Coley McDonoughTBOctober 10, 19156'1"189North Carolina St.North Braddock, PA USA61
40Carl NeryGJune 17, 19176'0"214DuquesneLawrenceville, PA USA110
5Armand NiccolaiKNovember 8, 19116'2"226DuquesneVesta, PA USA80
50John NoppenbergBSeptember 8, 19176'0"196Miami (FL)Wallace, MI USA42
17John PatrickBBJanuary 16, 19186'0"202Penn St.Central City, PA USA118
23Rocco PirroGJune 30, 19166'0"226CatholicSyracuse, NY USA111
33George PlatukisLEMarch 15, 19156'0"196DuquesneWest Hazleton, PA USA117
39/22Dick RiffleFBFebruary 2, 19156'1"200AlbrightWellsboro, PA USA107
55Jack SandersGMarch 11, 19176'0"219SMUSan Antonio, TX USA113
44John SchiechlCAugust 22, 19176'3"244Santa ClaraSan Francisco, CA USA42
48Elbie SchultzLGDecember 23, 19176'4"252Oregon St.Eugene, OR USA119
14George SomersLTOctober 5, 19156'2"253La SalleFountain Springs, PA USA105
15Ben StarretBB-TBNovember 19, 19175'11"213St. Mary's (CA)Santa Rosa, CA USA40
59Joe WendlickREDecember 14, 19156'0"213Oregon St.Portland, OR USA106
38Don WilliamsGMay 23, 19195'8"210TexasClaude, TX USA60
36John WoudenbergRTMay 25, 19186'3"226DenverDenver, CO USA118
76Frank ZoppettiTBApril 15, 19165'11"185DuquesneLatrobe, PA USA40