1947 Boston Yanks Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-7-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Clipper Smith (4-7-1)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1947 Boston Yanks Roster
1947 Boston Yanks Results

The Boston Yanks of the National Football League ended the 1947 season with a record of 4 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

The Yanks struggled to score 168 points, worst in the circuit, and the defensive unit yielded 256. Boley Dancewicz passed for 1,203 yards. Hal Crisler caught 25 balls, while Don Currivan added 782 receiving yards.

Frank Seno rushed for a team-leading 212 yards for Boston.

Frank Seno picked off 10 opponent throws.

Clipper Smith coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Boley Dancewicz1696639.112037.1116.51810.76946.4
Paul Governali552341.83145.735.5610.97839.3
Howard Maley12650.014412.018.318.36386.8
Walt Williams100.000.000.01100.000.0
Frank Maznicki100.000.000.01100.000.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno692123.122 0
Boley Dancewicz471453.141 1
Howard Maley321324.127 0
Bill Paschal371243.41
Frank Maznicki34772.317 0
Joe Golding26712.715 1
Jim Mello33621.90
John Grigas27521.913 0
Rudy Romboli23502.215 0
John Poto6274.511 1
Paul Governali4194.80
Bill Chipley133.00
Steve Sucic331.00
Mike Micka1-4-4.0-4 0
Totals3439732.841 4


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Hal Crisler2536314.549 2
Don Currivan2478232.678 9
Frank Seno121189.830 1
Frank Maznicki67612.726 0
Joe Golding6528.724 2
Bill Chipley510521.040 1
Rudy Romboli4307.527 0
Bill Paschal36722.330 0
Nick Scollard3196.311 0
Jim Mello22613.023 0
Mike Micka2115.50
Sam Goldman199.00
Walt Williams122.00
John Grigas111.00
Totals95166117.578 15


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Frank Maznicki211990.522100.025
Nick Scollard22100.04125.05


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Howard Maley92373140.666
Boley Dancewicz14040.040

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno1221317.886 1
Joe Golding7639.033 0
Frank Maznicki24824.048 0
Joe Watt22814.00
Walt Williams11414.014 0
John Poto11212.012 0
Totals2537815.186 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno2763623.679 0
Joe Golding917319.229 0
Bill Paschal510320.630 0
John Poto49924.840 0
Rudy Romboli36421.325 0
Howard Maley12323.023 0
John Grigas11919.019 0
Bob McClure11212.012 0
Sam Goldman111.00
Totals52113021.779 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno1010010.038 0
Joe Golding58717.428 0
Frank Maznicki44611.519 0
Mike Micka24623.046 0
Bill Godwin22713.523 0
Joe Domnanovich11616.016 0
Rudy Romboli11414.014 0
Don Currivan100.00
Jim Mello100.00
Joe Sabasteanski100.00
Totals2833612.046 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
Don Currivan90100060
Frank Maznicki00002219037
Joe Golding1200000018
Hal Crisler200012
Frank Seno0110000012
Boley Dancewicz10006
John Poto1000006
Bill Paschal1000006
Bill Chipley010006
Nick Scollard01205