Dick Nesbitt

Richard Jackson Nesbitt
Born: November 12, 1907
Des Moines, IA USA
Deceased: March 5, 1962
St. Paul, MN
Position: HB-FB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 204
College: Drake
High School: Roosevelt (Des Moines, IA); Kemper Military Academy (Boonville, MO)
Career: 1930-1934

Dick Nesbitt played from 1930 to 1934 during his career with the Chicago Bears, Chicago Cardinals and Brooklyn Dodgers. Nesbitt ran for 604 yards in his career on 205 attempts, scoring 5 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 8 passes for 41 yards.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1932NFL Chicago Bears4250.0143.500.000.058.3
1933NFL Chicago Bears3133.3237.700.000.023 61.8
1933NFL Chicago Cardinals1516.7110.700.0426.722 0.0
1934NFL Brooklyn Dodgers11100.04646.000.000.046 118.8


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1930NFL Chicago Bears 1
1931NFL Chicago Bears 1
1932NFL Chicago Bears922953.22
1933NFL Chicago Bears21783.70
1933NFL Chicago Cardinals671732.61
1934NFL Brooklyn Dodgers25582.30


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1932NFL Chicago Bears252.50
1933NFL Chicago Bears11515.015 0
1933NFL Chicago Cardinals5214.20
Totals8415.115 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1931NFL Chicago Bears 1

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1930NFL Chicago Bears10006
1931NFL Chicago Bears1100012
1932NFL Chicago Bears2000012
1933NFL Chicago Cardinals1000018

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1930NFLChicago Bears81
1931NFLChicago Bears136
1932NFLChicago Bears1414
1933NFLChicago Bears40
1933NFLChicago Cardinals53
1934NFLBrooklyn Dodgers90


1931 - NFL All-NFL (3rd Team)
1931 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)