Tony Canadeo

Anthony Robert Canadeo "The Gray Ghost of Gonzaga"
Born: May 5, 1919
Chicago, IL USA
Deceased: November 29, 2003
Green Bay , WI
Position: HB-TB-FB-DB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 190
College: Gonzaga
High School: Charles P. Steinmetz (Chicago, IL)
Career: 1941-1952
Drafted: 1941 in Round 9, #77 overall by the Green Bay Packers
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1974

Tony Canadeo played from 1941 to 1952 during his career with the Green Bay Packers. Canadeo ran for 4,197 yards in his career on 1,025 attempts, scoring 26 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 69 passes for 579 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1941NFL Green Bay Packers16425.0543.4212.500.018 80.7
1942NFL Green Bay Packers592440.73105.335.146.836 46.6
1943NFL Green Bay Packers1295643.48756.897.0129.351 51.0
1944NFL Green Bay Packers20945.0894.400.000.017 58.1
1946NFL Green Bay Packers27725.91897.013.7311.151 29.0
1947NFL Green Bay Packers8337.510112.6112.5112.538 85.4
1948NFL Green Bay Packers8225.0243.000.000.015 39.6
1952NFL Green Bay Packers100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Green Bay Packers431373.216 3
1942NFL Green Bay Packers892723.150 3
1943NFL Green Bay Packers944895.235 3
1944NFL Green Bay Packers311494.834 0
1946NFL Green Bay Packers1224763.927 0
1947NFL Green Bay Packers1034644.535 2
1948NFL Green Bay Packers1235894.849 4
1949NFL Green Bay Packers20810525.154 4
1950NFL Green Bay Packers932472.715 4
1951NFL Green Bay Packers541312.415 1
1952NFL Green Bay Packers651912.935 2
Totals102541974.154 26


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1942NFL Green Bay Packers10666.615 0
1943NFL Green Bay Packers33110.313 2
1944NFL Green Bay Packers11212.012 0
1946NFL Green Bay Packers22512.515 0
1948NFL Green Bay Packers9819.032 0
1949NFL Green Bay Packers3-2-0.70
1950NFL Green Bay Packers10545.420 0
1951NFL Green Bay Packers2222610.346 2
1952NFL Green Bay Packers9869.621 1
Totals695798.446 5


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1941NFL Green Bay Packers1040540.562
1942NFL Green Bay Packers1864535.847
1943NFL Green Bay Packers310234.039
1944NFL Green Bay Packers1347936.846
1948NFL Green Bay Packers13838.038

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Green Bay Packers4266.510 0
1942NFL Green Bay Packers77610.926 0
1943NFL Green Bay Packers89311.622 0
1944NFL Green Bay Packers144.00
1946NFL Green Bay Packers67612.722 0
1947NFL Green Bay Packers1011111.124 0
1948NFL Green Bay Packers45513.820 0
1950NFL Green Bay Packers56813.621 0
1952NFL Green Bay Packers144.00
Totals4651311.226 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Green Bay Packers411027.555 0
1942NFL Green Bay Packers613722.835 0
1943NFL Green Bay Packers1024224.243 0
1944NFL Green Bay Packers11212.012 0
1946NFL Green Bay Packers616327.238 0
1947NFL Green Bay Packers1531220.835 0
1948NFL Green Bay Packers916618.428 0
1949NFL Green Bay Packers22010.012 0
1950NFL Green Bay Packers1641125.748 0
1951NFL Green Bay Packers410125.248 0
1952NFL Green Bay Packers26231.040 0
Totals75173623.155 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Green Bay Packers23015.022 0
1942NFL Green Bay Packers13535.035 0
1943NFL Green Bay Packers2157.515 0
1946NFL Green Bay Packers12323.023 0
1948NFL Green Bay Packers3268.725 0
Totals912914.335 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
1941NFL Green Bay Packers300000018
1942NFL Green Bay Packers3000000018
1943NFL Green Bay Packers3200000030
1947NFL Green Bay Packers20000012
1948NFL Green Bay Packers4000000024
1949NFL Green Bay Packers40000024
1950NFL Green Bay Packers400000024
1951NFL Green Bay Packers12000018
1952NFL Green Bay Packers210000018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1941NFLGreen Bay Packers94
1942NFLGreen Bay Packers115
1943NFLGreen Bay Packers108
1944NFLGreen Bay Packers30
1946NFLGreen Bay Packers115
1947NFLGreen Bay Packers126
1948NFLGreen Bay Packers129
1949NFLGreen Bay Packers1212
1950NFLGreen Bay Packers120
1951NFLGreen Bay Packers120
1952NFLGreen Bay Packers120


- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1940s Team


1943 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1943 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)
1943 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (2nd Team)
1943 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (2nd Team)
1943 - International News Service All-NFL (1st Team)
1943 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1948 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (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 (1st Team)
1949 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1949 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)