Vince Banonis

Vincent Joseph Banonis
Born: April 9, 1921
Detroit, MI USA
Deceased: October 23, 2010
Southfield, MI
Position: C-T-LB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 230
College: Detroit Mercy
High School: Detroit Catholic Central (Novi, MI)
Career: 1942-1953
Drafted: 1942 in Round 4, #29 overall by the Chicago Cardinals

Vince Banonis played from 1942 to 1953 during his career with the Chi/Pit Cards/Steelers, Chicago Cardinals and Detroit Lions. Banonis accounted for 12 points in his professional career.

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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1942NFL Chicago Cardinals22211.012 0
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals210.50
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals35518.341 0
1948NFL Chicago Cardinals23216.022 0
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals46616.528 1
1951NFL Detroit Lions11212.012 0
Totals1418813.441 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals0028310
1948NFL Chicago Cardinals001000
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals00100
1952NFL Detroit Lions01000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1947NFL Chicago Cardinals010006
1949NFL Chicago Cardinals10006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1942NFLChicago Cardinals115
1944NFLChi/Pit Cards/Steelers20
1944NFLChi/Pit Cards/Steelers20
1946NFLChicago Cardinals1111
1947NFLChicago Cardinals128
1948NFLChicago Cardinals129
1949NFLChicago Cardinals125
1950NFLChicago Cardinals124
1951NFLDetroit Lions120
1952NFLDetroit Lions120
1953NFLDetroit Lions120


1946 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1947 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1948 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (1st Team)
1948 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1948 - The Sporting News All-NFL/AAFC (2nd Team)
1948 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1949 - International News Service All-NFL/AAFC (1st Team)
1949 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)