Frank Akins

Frank Scott Akins
Born: March 31, 1919
John, MT USA
Deceased: July 6, 1992
Redding, CA
Position: FB
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 208
College: Washington St.
High School: John R. Rogers (Spokane, WA)
Career: 1943-1946
Drafted: 1943 in Round 30, #290 overall by the Washington Redskins

Frank Akins played from 1943 to 1946 during his career with the Washington Redskins. Akins ran for 1,142 yards in his career on 244 attempts, scoring 7 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 16 passes for 150 yards.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1943NFL Washington Redskins10252.511 0
1944NFL Washington Redskins461543.315 1
1945NFL Washington Redskins1477975.445 6
1946NFL Washington Redskins411664.016 0
Totals24411424.745 7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1943NFL Washington Redskins15151.051 0
1944NFL Washington Redskins5275.40
1945NFL Washington Redskins8577.118 0
1946NFL Washington Redskins2157.50
Totals161509.451 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1943NFL Washington Redskins35418.033
1944NFL Washington Redskins13939.039

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1944NFL Washington Redskins11414.014 0
1945NFL Washington Redskins12121.021 0
Totals23517.521 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1945NFL Washington Redskins32120
1946NFL Washington Redskins11200

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1944NFL Washington Redskins1000006
1945NFL Washington Redskins60000036

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1943NFLWashington Redskins60
1944NFLWashington Redskins61
1945NFLWashington Redskins102
1946NFLWashington Redskins62


1945 - International News Service All-NFL (1st Team)
1945 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1945 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (1st Team)
1945 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)