Ernie Caddel

Ernest Wiley Caddel Jr.
Born: March 12, 1911
Granite, OK USA
Deceased: March 28, 1992
Roseville, CA
Position: WB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 199
College: Stanford
High School: Corcoran (CA)
Career: 1933-1938

Ernie Caddel played from 1933 to 1938 during his career with the Portsmouth Spartans and Detroit Lions. Caddel ran for 2,311 yards in his career on 443 attempts, scoring 20 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 54 passes for 641 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1934NFL Detroit Lions13538.51068.217.717.761.7
1935NFL Detroit Lions6466.716928.2233.3116.7109.7
1936NFL Detroit Lions4125.0307.500.0250.030 18.8
1937NFL Detroit Lions400.
1938NFL Detroit Lions22100.04522.500.000.0118.8


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1933NFL Portsmouth Spartans702864.12
1934NFL Detroit Lions1055285.04
1935NFL Detroit Lions874505.26
1936NFL Detroit Lions915806.44
1937NFL Detroit Lions764295.63
1938NFL Detroit Lions14382.71


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1933NFL Portsmouth Spartans610717.83
1934NFL Detroit Lions912714.11
1935NFL Detroit Lions1017117.10
1936NFL Detroit Lions191507.91
1937NFL Detroit Lions9808.90
1938NFL Detroit Lions166.00


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1934NFL Detroit Lions 1

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1933NFL Portsmouth Spartans2300030
1934NFL Detroit Lions41100036
1935NFL Detroit Lions6000036
1936NFL Detroit Lions4100030
1937NFL Detroit Lions3000018
1938NFL Detroit Lions100006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1933NFLPortsmouth Spartans1110
1934NFLDetroit Lions1212
1935NFLDetroit Lions1210
1936NFLDetroit Lions118
1937NFLDetroit Lions1111
1938NFLDetroit Lions74


1935 - Chicago Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1935 - NFL All-NFL (1st Team)
1935 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1936 - Chicago Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1936 - NFL All-NFL (2nd Team)
1937 - NFL All-NFL (2nd Team)
1937 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)