Swede Johnston

Chester Arthur Johnston
Born: March 7, 1910
Appleton, WI USA
Deceased: September 19, 2002
St. Louis, MO
Position: B
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 197
College: Marquette, Miami (FL), Elmhurst
High School: Appleton (WI)
Career: 1931-1940

Swede Johnston played from 1931 to 1940 during his career with the Green Bay Packers, Chicago Cardinals, St. Louis Gunners, Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates and Pittsburgh Steelers. Johnston ran for 810 yards in his career on 271 attempts, scoring 5 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 10 passes for 120 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1934NFL St. Louis Gunners4375.0174.
1934NFL Cincinnati Reds4375.0174.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1934NFL Green Bay Packers7233.30
1934NFL St. Louis Gunners35842.41
1934NFL Cincinnati Reds35842.41
1935NFL Green Bay Packers521763.40
1936NFL Green Bay Packers421102.61
1939NFL Pittsburgh Pirates592203.72
1940NFL Pittsburgh Steelers411132.80


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1934NFL St. Louis Gunners12525.025 0
1934NFL Cincinnati Reds12525.025 0
1935NFL Green Bay Packers6599.81
1936NFL Green Bay Packers2115.50
Totals1012012.025 1


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1939NFL Pittsburgh Pirates1037237.252
1940NFL Pittsburgh Steelers832140.150

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1934NFL St. Louis Gunners100006
1934NFL Cincinnati Reds100006
1935NFL Green Bay Packers010006
1936NFL Green Bay Packers100006
1939NFL Pittsburgh Pirates200012

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