Lloyd Cardwell

Lloyd Raymond Cardwell
Born: April 19, 1913
Republic, KS USA
Deceased: November 10, 1997
Omaha, NE
Position: WB-DB-FB
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 195
College: Nebraska
High School: Seward (NE)
Career: 1937-1943
Drafted: 1937 in Round 1, #7 overall by the Detroit Lions

Lloyd Cardwell played from 1937 to 1943 during his career with the Detroit Lions. Cardwell ran for 905 yards in his career on 205 attempts, scoring 8 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 51 passes for 932 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

Detroit Lions
Detroit Lions

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1938NFL Detroit Lions11100.03535.000.000.035 118.8
1940NFL Detroit Lions100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1937NFL Detroit Lions361815.00
1938NFL Detroit Lions732944.04
1939NFL Detroit Lions291414.91
1940NFL Detroit Lions481863.92
1941NFL Detroit Lions10191.912 0
1942NFL Detroit Lions67813.080 1
1943NFL Detroit Lions362.00
Totals2059054.480 8


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1937NFL Detroit Lions35117.045 1
1938NFL Detroit Lions913815.31
1939NFL Detroit Lions1325019.22
1940NFL Detroit Lions2034917.41
1942NFL Detroit Lions513527.051 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions199.00
Totals5193218.351 5

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions3258.312 0
1942NFL Detroit Lions24522.526 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions22110.517 0
Totals79113.026 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions12222.022 0
1942NFL Detroit Lions11313.013 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions35618.728 0
Totals59118.228 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1940NFL Detroit Lions4174.20
1942NFL Detroit Lions24020.040 0
Totals6579.540 0

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1937NFL Detroit Lions010006
1938NFL Detroit Lions4100030
1939NFL Detroit Lions1200018
1940NFL Detroit Lions21000018
1942NFL Detroit Lions100000006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1937NFLDetroit Lions90
1938NFLDetroit Lions106
1939NFLDetroit Lions108
1940NFLDetroit Lions108
1941NFLDetroit Lions42
1942NFLDetroit Lions72
1943NFLDetroit Lions72


1938 - NFL All-NFL (1st Team)
1938 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1939 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - NFL All-NFL (2nd Team)
1940 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (1st Team)