Ned Mathews

Ned Alfred Mathews
Born: August 11, 1918
Provo, UT USA
Deceased: September 18, 2002
Los Angeles, CA
Position: WB-HB
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 187
College: UCLA
High School: Manual Arts (Los Angeles, CA)
Career: 1941-1947
Coaching record

Ned Mathews played from 1941 to 1947 during his career with the Detroit Lions, Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers, Chicago Rockets and San Francisco 49ers. Mathews ran for 752 yards in his career on 186 attempts, scoring 4 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 34 passes for 494 yards and 6 receiving touchdowns..


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Passing:

Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1941NFL Detroit Lions8337.5597.4112.500.027 103.6
1942NFL Detroit Lions22627.3532.414.529.118 16.9
1943NFL Detroit Lions12433.3766.318.300.033 84.0
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers100.000.000.000.039.6
1946AAFC San Francisco 49ers11100.02626.000.000.026 118.8
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers200.000.000.000.039.6
NFL431330.21884.437.024.733 
AAFC3133.3268.700.000.026 
Totals461430.42144.736.524.333 

Rushing:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions31561.816 0
1942NFL Detroit Lions21793.814 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions381243.342 1
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers271465.449 0
1946AAFC Chicago Rockets12151.21
1946AAFC San Francisco 49ers18945.20
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers392386.12
NFL1174053.549 1
AAFC693475.03
Totals1867524.049 4

Receiving:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions6569.318 0
1942NFL Detroit Lions33812.720 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions919321.436 1
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers45614.023 1
1946AAFC Chicago Rockets610016.72
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers6518.52
NFL2234315.636 2
AAFC1215112.64
Totals3449414.536 6

Punting:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long
1941NFL Detroit Lions12626.026
NFL12626.026
Totals12626.026

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions133.00
1942NFL Detroit Lions78211.726 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions4379.218 0
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers44411.00
NFL1212210.226 0
AAFC44411.00
Totals1616610.426 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions923325.90
1942NFL Detroit Lions59719.430 0
1943NFL Detroit Lions724635.198 1
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers410827.033 0
1946AAFC Chicago Rockets511022.00
1946AAFC San Francisco 49ers188.00
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers24623.00
NFL2568427.498 1
AAFC816420.50
Totals3384825.798 1

Interceptions:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Detroit Lions512825.642 1
1943NFL Detroit Lions44411.022 0
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers34214.018 0
1946AAFC Chicago Rockets284.00
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers414937.21
NFL1221417.842 1
AAFC615726.21
Totals1837120.642 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers03200
NFL032000
Totals0032000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1941NFL Detroit Lions000010006
1943NFL Detroit Lions1101000018
1945NFL Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers01000006
1946AAFC Chicago Rockets120000018
1947AAFC San Francisco 49ers2200100030
NFL120101000000030
AAFC340001000000048
Totals460102000000078


Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1941NFLDetroit Lions91
1942NFLDetroit Lions96
1943NFLDetroit Lions104
1945NFLBoston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers90
1946AAFCChicago Rockets82
1946AAFCSan Francisco 49ers61
1947AAFCSan Francisco 49ers120