1945 Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 3-6-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Herb Kopf (3-6-1)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1945 Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers Roster
1945 Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers Results

The Boston Yanks/Brooklyn Tigers of the National Football League ended the 1945 season with a record of 3 wins and 6 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

The Yanks/Tigers scored 123 points, but the defense allowed 211. Pug Manders carried the ball for a team-high 238 yards for Boston/Brooklyn, and Johnny Martin also aided the ground game.

Scott Gudmundson threw for 299 yards, and Frank Sachse threw the ball, too. Don Currivan led pass catchers, grabbing 16 receptions for 397 yards.

Bob Davis seized 6 opponent throws.

Herb Kopf coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Scott Gudmundson431739.52997.012.3511.64332.2
Frank Sachse21942.92039.729.500.080109.8
George Cafego261350.01495.700.0415.42928.0
Ace Parker241041.71235.100.0520.84118.6
John Grigas14535.7856.100.017.13027.4
Bob Davis10550.0737.3330.000.023113.8
Pug Manders9555.6424.700.0111.11228.2
Paul Duhart6233.3264.300.0233.3218.3
Ned Mathews100.
Hugh McCullough600.000.000.0350.000.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Pug Manders762383.134 6
Johnny Martin391914.976 1
John Grigas641602.545 2
Ned Mathews271465.449 0
Bob Davis29913.112 0
Babe Dimancheff30692.315 0
Ken Steinmetz4123.00
Frank Martin2105.00
Paul Duhart6101.70
Frank Sachse591.829 0
Mike Micka155.00
Scott Gudmundson2340.220 0
Hugh McCullough210.50
Ace Parker18-49-2.70
George Cafego19-51-2.70
Totals3458462.576 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Don Currivan1639724.880 4
Bob Masterson1518612.421 0
Bob Davis9566.229 0
Keith Ranspot811714.630 0
John Grigas55911.829 0
Ned Mathews45614.023 1
Johnny Martin22010.017 0
George Cafego22010.015 0
Frank Martin15353.053 1
Hugh McCullough11717.017 0
Babe Dimancheff11515.015 0
Joe Crowley11212.012 0
Scott Gudmundson1-8-8.0-8 0
Totals66100015.280 6


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Augie Lio161593.85480.027
Bob Masterson10.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Scott Gudmundson1761236.052
Johnny Martin1457541.158
George Smith935539.447
Ken Steinmetz823929.946
Ace Parker722432.051
George Cafego621335.539
Bob Davis312943.056
Hugh McCullough26432.037

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Babe Dimancheff89912.426 0
Bob Davis11948.521 0
Scott Gudmundson4369.015 0
Johnny Martin471.80
George Cafego100.00
Totals282368.426 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnny Martin1330223.243 0
Bob Davis613121.835 0
Babe Dimancheff412330.852 0
Ned Mathews410827.033 0
John Grigas46516.227 0
George Cafego24723.526 0
Paul Duhart23216.00
Mike Micka12121.021 0
Pug Manders2105.00
Don Currivan133.00
Bill Walker133.00
George Smith100.00
Totals4184520.652 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Davis6284.710 0
Ned Mathews34214.018 0
Augie Lio34214.020 0
Pug Manders351.70
Frank Sachse22512.522 0
Scott Gudmundson22311.517 0
George Smith22311.513 0
Joe Crowley14545.045 0
Johnny Martin11010.010 0
John Morelli11010.010 0
Jim Magee166.00
John Grigas133.00
George Cafego122.00
Mike Micka100.00
Ken Steinmetz100.00
Babe Dimancheff100.00
Totals302648.845 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Pug Manders60000036
Augie Lio0415027
Don Currivan4000024
John Grigas200000012
Johnny Martin10000100012
Ned Mathews01000006
Frank Martin010006