1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: John Michelosen (4-8)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics
1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1948 season with a record of 4 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

Pittsburgh scored 200 points, while the defensive squad surrendered 243. Bob Cifers carried the ball for a team-best 361 yards for the Steelers, while George Papach and Ray Evans additionally buoyed the ground attack.

Ray Evans passed for 924 yards. Val Jansante paced pass catchers, grabbing 39 passes for 623 yards.

Tony Compagno intercepted 7 opponent throws.

John Michelosen coached the team.

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# Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown GP GS
21Chuck CherundoloCAugust 8, 19166'1"215Penn St.Old Forge, PA USA126
46Bob CifersHBSeptember 5, 19205'11"201TennesseeChurch Hill, TN USA127
0Johnny ClementTBOctober 31, 19196'0"189SMUStonebluff, OK USA51
44Tony CompagnoFBJanuary 29, 19215'11"199St. Mary's (CA)Daly City, CA USA121
73Bill CregarRGMay 2, 19255'11"195Holy CrossNewark, NJ USA126
77Paul DavisFBMarch 21, 19256'1"188Ohio St.Ashland, KY USA63
28Bob DavisESeptember 26, 19215'11"192Penn St.Monongahela, PA USA124
42Ray EvansPRSeptember 22, 19226'1"195KansasKansas City, KS USA98
30Bill GarnaasQBOctober 8, 19215'11"187MinnesotaOberon, ND USA60
48Joe GasparellaBBFebruary 5, 19276'4"222Notre DameApollo, PA USA93
17Joe GlampKMay 13, 19215'11"180LSU122
54Val JansanteLESeptember 27, 19206'1"190DuquesneLaBelle, PA USA125
51Roy KurraschEOctober 8, 19226'2"195UCLAToledo, OH USA90
65John MastrangeloLTMarch 10, 19266'1"228Notre DameVandergrift, PA USA127
64Bryant MeeksCJanuary 16, 19266'2"193GeorgiaJacksonville, FL USA103
55Charley MehelichLEAugust 4, 19226'1"199DuquesneOakmont, PA USA126
72Red MooreLGDecember 14, 19225'11"248Penn St.Pittsburgh, PA USA1212
16Gonzalo MoralesHBJune 10, 19226'0"185St. Mary's (CA)San Francisco, CA USA103
11Norm MosleyTBJanuary 4, 19225'9"185AlabamaBlytheville, AR USA51
81Elbie NickelREDecember 28, 19226'1"196CincinnatiFullerton, KY USA127
60Leo NobileGSeptember 22, 19225'10"213Penn St.Ambridge, PA USA121
22Jerry NuzumHBSeptember 8, 19236'1"199New Mexico St.Clovis, NM USA101
27George PapachFBApril 27, 19256'2"208PurdueYoungstown, OH USA103
46Ed RyanEDecember 29, 19256'2"215British ColumbiaBanff, AB Canada92
86Carl SamuelsonDT-TApril 11, 19236'4"250NebraskaGrand Island, NE USA110
33Charlie SeabrightBBFebruary 13, 19186'2"204West VirginiaMcMechen, WV USA1211
49Jerry ShipkeyFBOctober 31, 19256'1"213USCFullerton, CA USA124
89Hubert ShurtzTJuly 1, 19236'3"235LSUPinckneyville, IL USA121
57Frank SinkovitzLBMay 20, 19236'1"218DukeSteelton, PA USA93
12Nick SkorichGJune 26, 19215'9"197CincinnatiBellaire, OH USA121
62Steve SuheyGJanuary 8, 19225'11"215Penn St.Janesville, NY USA124
75Jack WileyLTApril 18, 19205'11"208WaynesburgWind Ridge, PA USA127
79Frank WydoRTJune 15, 19246'4"225DuquesneFootedale, PA USA129