Ward Cuff

Ward Lloyd Cuff
Born: August 12, 1913
Redwood Falls, MN USA
Deceased: December 24, 2002
Vallejo, CA
Position: WB-QB-HB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 192
College: Marquette
High School: Redwood Falls (MN)
Career: 1937-1947
Drafted: 1937 in Round 4, #34 overall by the New York Giants

Ward Cuff played from 1937 to 1947 during his career with the New York Giants, Chicago Cardinals and Green Bay Packers. Cuff threw for 0 yards in his career, completing 0 of 1 passes with 0 touchdowns and 0 interceptions. He also ran for 1,851 yards in 344 attempts with 7 rushing touchdowns.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1943NFL New York Giants100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1937NFL New York Giants4328.02
1938NFL New York Giants18382.10
1939NFL New York Giants231024.40
1940NFL New York Giants15865.71
1941NFL New York Giants281575.637 0
1942NFL New York Giants381895.015 0
1943NFL New York Giants805236.565 3
1944NFL New York Giants764255.629 0
1945NFL New York Giants482144.525 0
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals13786.026 1
1947NFL Green Bay Packers177.00
Totals34418515.465 7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1937NFL New York Giants511723.42
1938NFL New York Giants811414.21
1939NFL New York Giants10838.32
1940NFL New York Giants1322016.91
1941NFL New York Giants1931716.741 2
1942NFL New York Giants1626716.735 2
1943NFL New York Giants7527.417 0
1944NFL New York Giants1113512.323 2
1945NFL New York Giants1217214.334 0
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals58216.439 1
Totals106155914.741 13


Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1937NFL New York Giants26
1938NFL New York Giants201890.09555.633
1939NFL New York Giants66100.016743.827
1940NFL New York Giants99100.08562.524
1941NFL New York Giants201995.013538.534
1942NFL New York Giants1818100.011327.327
1943NFL New York Giants272696.39333.335
1944NFL New York Giants22100.04125.05
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals302893.312541.743
1947NFL Green Bay Packers3030100.016743.851

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL New York Giants11010.010 0
1942NFL New York Giants45413.521 0
1943NFL New York Giants912013.344 0
1944NFL New York Giants1111510.516 0
1945NFL New York Giants1012412.441 0
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals22412.016 0
Totals3744712.144 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL New York Giants24623.00
1942NFL New York Giants37826.033 0
1943NFL New York Giants35919.724 0
1944NFL New York Giants26331.541 0
1945NFL New York Giants410526.233 0
Totals1435125.141 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1938NFL New York Giants 1
1940NFL New York Giants2168.015 0
1941NFL New York Giants415238.043 0
1942NFL New York Giants14343.043 0
1943NFL New York Giants362.00
1944NFL New York Giants23115.520 0
1945NFL New York Giants11515.015 0
Totals1326320.243 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1945NFL New York Giants052-1300

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1937NFL New York Giants22020030
1938NFL New York Giants0110518045
1939NFL New York Giants02076039
1940NFL New York Giants110059036
1941NFL New York Giants020000519046
1942NFL New York Giants020000318039
1943NFL New York Giants300000326053
1944NFL New York Giants02000012017
1946NFL Chicago Cardinals1100528055
1947NFL Green Bay Packers00730051

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1937NFLNew York Giants119
1938NFLNew York Giants1111
1939NFLNew York Giants98
1940NFLNew York Giants88
1941NFLNew York Giants1110
1942NFLNew York Giants1110
1943NFLNew York Giants1010
1944NFLNew York Giants109
1945NFLNew York Giants95
1946NFLChicago Cardinals107
1947NFLGreen Bay Packers100


1938 - International News Service All-NFL (2nd Team)
1939 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (2nd Team)
1939 - International News Service All-NFL (2nd Team)
1939 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (2nd Team)
1941 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (2nd Team)
1941 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1943 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)
1943 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1943 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (1st Team)
1943 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1943 - International News Service All-NFL (1st Team)
1944 - Pro Football Illustrated All-NFL (1st Team)
1944 - International News Service All-NFL (2nd Team)
1944 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)