1947 Brooklyn Dodgers Statistics

All American Football Conference (AAFC)
Team Record: 3-10-1
Finishing 3rd in the AAFC's East Division
Coach: Cliff Battles (3-10-1)
Location: Brooklyn, New York
1947 Brooklyn Dodgers Roster
1947 Brooklyn Dodgers Results

The Brooklyn Dodgers of the All American Football Conference ended the 1947 season with a record of 3 wins and 10 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the AAFC's East Division.

The Dodgers stumbled, scoring only 181 points, while the defense allowed 340. Bob Hoernschemeyer ran for a team-best 702 yards for Brooklyn, while Mickey Colmer also buoyed the ground attack.

Bob Hoernschemeyer passed for 783 yards. Mickey Colmer paced pass catchers, snagging 18 passes, while Saxon Judd accumulated 204 receiving yards.

Bob Perina picked off 4 errant tosses from the opposition.

Cliff Battles coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Bob Hoernschemeyer1516442.47835.232.0117.3035.3
Glenn Dobbs341235.31123.312.912.9042.8
Bob Perina241145.8913.800.028.3021.4
Dub Jones15320.0372.500.0213.300.0
Mickey Colmer3133.3206.700.000.02057.6
Jim McCarthy2150.0178.500.0150.01739.6
Lee Tevis300.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Hoernschemeyer1477024.884 5
Mickey Colmer1525783.89
Monk Gafford462325.01
Dub Jones431363.21
Bob Perina671161.73
Al Akins15795.31
Lee Tevis44411.00
Glenn Dobbs14412.91
George Benson252.50
Hal Thompson144.00
Walt McDonald111.00
Elmore Harris3-2-0.70
Totals49519363.984 21


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Saxon Judd1820411.31
Mickey Colmer1819010.61
Hal Thompson151489.90
Jim McCarthy1014714.70
Bob Perina9677.41
Monk Gafford811314.10
Al Akins610116.860 1
Walt McDonald33010.00
Herb Nelson2178.50
Ted Scruggs294.50
Bob Hein177.00
Totals92103311.260 4


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Phil Martinovich252288.020315.031


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Mickey Colmer56250444.70
Glenn Dobbs1457941.40
Bob Perina720929.90
Lee Tevis524649.20
Bob Hoernschemeyer25628.00

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Monk Gafford1118616.90
Dub Jones1415711.20
Bob Perina4276.80
Bob Hoernschemeyer11919.019 0
Walt McDonald11919.019 0
Al Akins11717.017 0
Totals3242513.319 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Monk Gafford2156526.90
Elmore Harris1432923.50
Al Akins513126.20
Dub Jones712117.30
Mickey Colmer37725.70
Bob Perina36722.30
Saxon Judd252.50
Lou Daukas111.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Perina44010.00
Monk Gafford3165.30
Dub Jones23517.50
Lee Tevis294.50
Al Akins13131.031 0
Doyle Tackett11717.017 0
Bob Hoernschemeyer188.00
Lou Daukas111.00
Joe Gibson100.00
Totals161579.831 0

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Mickey Colmer91000060
Phil Martinovich322031
Bob Hoernschemeyer50000030
Bob Perina3100000024
Al Akins1100000012
Glenn Dobbs1100012
Dub Jones10000006
Monk Gafford100000006
Saxon Judd100006