Don Irwin

Donald Emerson Irwin
Born: July 22, 1913
New York, NY USA
Deceased: June 8, 1983
Detroit, MI
Position: FB-HB
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 196
College: Colgate
High School: Utica (NY)
Career: 1936-1939
Drafted: 1936 in Round 7, #56 overall by the Boston Redskins

Don Irwin played from 1936 to 1939 during his career with the Boston Redskins and Washington Redskins. Irwin ran for 586 yards in his career on 172 attempts, scoring 6 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 27 passes for 289 yards.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1936NFL Boston Redskins500.000.000.0120.00.0
1937NFL Washington Redskins300.
1938NFL Washington Redskins600.000.000.0233.30.0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1936NFL Boston Redskins17784.62
1937NFL Washington Redskins893153.52
1938NFL Washington Redskins561302.31
1939NFL Washington Redskins10636.31


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1936NFL Boston Redskins23115.50
1937NFL Washington Redskins811214.00
1938NFL Washington Redskins161388.60
1939NFL Washington Redskins188.00


Year Team X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
1938NFL Washington Redskins10.00

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1936NFL Boston Redskins2000012
1937NFL Washington Redskins2000012
1938NFL Washington Redskins100006
1939NFL Washington Redskins100006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1936NFLBoston Redskins21
1937NFLWashington Redskins109
1938NFLWashington Redskins104
1939NFLWashington Redskins71