Elmer Angsman

Elmer Joseph Angsman Jr
Born: December 11, 1925
Chicago, IL USA
Deceased: April 11, 2002
West Palm Beach, FL
Position: HB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 200
College: Notre Dame
High School: Mount Carmel (Chicago, IL)
Career: 1946-1952
Drafted: 1946 in Round 3, #16 overall by the Chicago Cardinals

Elmer Angsman played from 1946 to 1952 during his career with the Chicago Cardinals. Angsman ran for 2,908 yards in his career on 683 attempts, scoring 27 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 41 passes for 654 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals100.
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals483286.861 2
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals1104123.718 7
1948NFL Chicago Cardinals1316384.972 8
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals1256745.482 6
1950NFL Chicago Cardinals1023623.521 1
1951NFL Chicago Cardinals1213803.128 3
1952NFL Chicago Cardinals461142.50
Totals68329084.382 27


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals24422.038 0
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals513827.652 1
1948NFL Chicago Cardinals914215.838 1
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals55711.432 0
1950NFL Chicago Cardinals7568.020 1
1951NFL Chicago Cardinals919521.780 1
1952NFL Chicago Cardinals4225.51
Totals4165416.080 5

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals11313.013 0
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals2178.511 0
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals56613.220 0
1951NFL Chicago Cardinals25125.529 0
Totals1014714.729 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals20000012
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals71000048
1948NFL Chicago Cardinals8100054
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals60000036
1950NFL Chicago Cardinals1100012
1951NFL Chicago Cardinals31000024
1952NFL Chicago Cardinals010006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1946NFLChicago Cardinals115
1947NFLChicago Cardinals121
1948NFLChicago Cardinals128
1949NFLChicago Cardinals1212
1950NFLChicago Cardinals120
1951NFLChicago Cardinals120
1952NFLChicago Cardinals120


1947 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (1st Team)
1947 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (2nd Team)
1948 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (1st Team)
1948 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1948 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (2nd Team)
1949 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1949 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1949 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)