Bill Osmanski

William Thomas Osmanski
Born: December 29, 1915
Providence, RI USA
Deceased: December 25, 1996
Chicago, IL
Position: FB
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 197
College: Holy Cross
High School: Central (Providence, RI)
Career: 1939-1947
Drafted: 1939 in Round 1, #6 overall by the Chicago Bears

Bill Osmanski played from 1939 to 1947 during his career with the Chicago Bears. Osmanski ran for 1,753 yards in his career on 368 attempts, scoring 20 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 12 passes for 170 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1941NFL Chicago Bears100.


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1939NFL Chicago Bears1216995.886 7
1940NFL Chicago Bears501923.868 3
1941NFL Chicago Bears703715.323 4
1942NFL Chicago Bears294.514 0
1943NFL Chicago Bears371022.81
1946NFL Chicago Bears783434.420 5
1947NFL Chicago Bears10373.715 0
Totals36817534.886 20


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1939NFL Chicago Bears36521.71
1940NFL Chicago Bears11313.013 0
1941NFL Chicago Bears45213.027 0
1946NFL Chicago Bears44010.028 0
Totals1217014.228 1

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1946NFL Chicago Bears11010.010 0
Totals11010.010 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Chicago Bears11515.015 0
1946NFL Chicago Bears820325.450 0
1947NFL Chicago Bears36722.328 0
Totals1228523.850 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1941NFL Chicago Bears3196.319 0
1946NFL Chicago Bears11313.013 0
Totals4328.019 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Year Team Tackle Brup Fum F Rec FYds FTD FF
1946NFL Chicago Bears055-30

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1939NFL Chicago Bears7100048
1940NFL Chicago Bears3000018
1941NFL Chicago Bears400000024
1943NFL Chicago Bears10006
1946NFL Chicago Bears5000000030

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1939NFLChicago Bears103
1940NFLChicago Bears86
1941NFLChicago Bears107
1942NFLChicago Bears11
1943NFLChicago Bears43
1946NFLChicago Bears94
1947NFLChicago Bears40


- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1940s Team


1939 - Chicago Herald American All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - International News Service All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - NFL All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - Pro Football Writers Association All-NFL (1st Team)
1939 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1941 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (1st Team)
1946 - United Press International All-NFL (2nd Team)