Swede Hanson

Thomas Tucker Hanson
Born: November 10, 1907
Navesink, NJ USA
Deceased: August 5, 1970
Philadelphia, PA
Position: B
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 192
College: Temple
High School: Leonardo (NJ)
Career: 1931-1938

Swede Hanson played from 1931 to 1938 during his career with the Brooklyn Dodgers, Staten Island Stapletons, Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Pirates. Hanson ran for 2,122 yards in his career on 554 attempts, scoring 13 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 23 passes for 325 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1932NFL Staten Island Stapletons10220.0313.100.0330.00.4
1933NFL Philadelphia Eagles28725.0501.800.0414.30.0
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles12433.3282.300.0216.72.8
1935NFL Philadelphia Eagles11100.02323.000.000.023 118.8
1936NFL Philadelphia Eagles1500.000.000.0426.70.0
1937NFL Philadelphia Eagles200.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1932NFL Staten Island Stapletons461653.61
1933NFL Philadelphia Eagles1334753.63
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles1468055.57
1935NFL Philadelphia Eagles772092.70
1936NFL Philadelphia Eagles1193593.01
1937NFL Philadelphia Eagles18593.31
1938NFL Pittsburgh Pirates15503.30


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1933NFL Philadelphia Eagles1018618.635 1
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles5224.40
1935NFL Philadelphia Eagles48220.50
1936NFL Philadelphia Eagles33311.00
1938NFL Pittsburgh Pirates122.00
Totals2332514.135 1


Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles22


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles 1

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1932NFL Staten Island Stapletons10006
1933NFL Philadelphia Eagles3100024
1934NFL Philadelphia Eagles70102050
1936NFL Philadelphia Eagles100006
1937NFL Philadelphia Eagles10006

Playing Career:


1933 - Chicago Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1933 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (2nd Team)
1933 - NFL All-NFL (2nd Team)
1934 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (2nd Team)
1934 - NFL All-NFL (2nd Team)