Gus Sonnenberg

Gustave Adolph Sonnenberg
Born: March 6, 1898
Ewen, MI USA
Deceased: September 13, 1944
Bethesda, MD
Position: T-FB-TB
Height: 5'6"
Weight: 196
College: Dartmouth, Detroit Mercy
High School: Marquette (MI)
Career: 1923-1930

Gus Sonnenberg played from 1923 to 1930 during his career with the Buffalo All-Americans, Columbus Tigers, Detroit Panthers and Providence Steam Roller. Sonnenberg accounted for 93 points in his professional career.


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Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1923NFL Columbus Tigers 1


Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1923NFL Columbus Tigers10006
1925NFL Detroit Panthers0512027
1926NFL Detroit Panthers097034
1927NFL Providence Steam Roller037016
1928NFL Providence Steam Roller017010

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1923NFLBuffalo All-Americans11
1923NFLColumbus Tigers1010
1925NFLDetroit Panthers1212
1926NFLDetroit Panthers1212
1927NFLProvidence Steam Roller1411
1928NFLProvidence Steam Roller1110
1930NFLProvidence Steam Roller10


1923 - Canton Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1925 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (1st Team)
1926 - Collyers Eye Magazine All-NFL (2nd Team)
1926 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (1st Team)
1927 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (1st Team)
1928 - Chicago Tribune All-NFL (1st Team)
1928 - Green Bay Press-Gazette All-NFL (2nd Team)