1945 Chicago Cardinals Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 1-9
Finishing 5th in the NFL's West Division
Coach: Phil Handler (1-9)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1945 Chicago Cardinals Roster
1945 Chicago Cardinals Results

The Chicago Cardinals of the National Football League ended the 1945 season with a record of 1 wins and 9 losses, finishing fifth in the NFL's West Division. Phil Handler coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Paul Christman2198940.611475.252.3125.57042.6
Leo Cantor18316.71166.400.0422.26214.4
Paul Collins17317.6432.500.0211.8260.0
Vince Oliver10440.0222.200.000.01047.9
Frank Seno100.
Chet Maeda100.
Johnny Knolla100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno933553.847 2
Leo Cantor832913.518 5
Bus Mertes241114.652 0
Ernie Bonelli32932.922 0
Al Drulis12494.113 0
Johnny Knolla15362.40
Paul Collins10131.30
Walt Rankin8111.40
Bill Reynolds7101.40
Walt Watt691.50
Frank Balazs1-1-1.0-1 0
Joe Vodicka3-1-0.30
Vince Oliver11-3-0.315 0
Paul Christman30-34-1.11
Totals3359392.852 8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Billy Dewell2637014.270 1
Ed Rucinski2340017.462 2
Leo Cantor1515910.633 0
Frank Seno712918.436 0
Jim Poole68213.729 2
Al Drulis6498.217 0
Walt Rankin3258.30
Joe Carter3175.710 0
Ernie Bonelli393.00
Bus Mertes210.50
Clint Wager13232.032 0
Walt Watt12222.022 0
Frank Balazs11515.015 0
Johnny Knolla11515.015 0
Joe Vodicka133.00
Totals99132813.470 5


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Joe Kuharich131292.330.012
Conway Baker10.010.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Bill Reynolds38138436.448
Hal Blackwell1766138.952
Leo Cantor516633.238
Johnny Knolla26633.034

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno1010310.325 0
Leo Cantor55911.815 0
Johnny Knolla34314.322 0
Ernie Bonelli33712.315 0
Al Lindow11818.018 0
Joe Vodicka492.20
Bus Mertes177.00
Totals2727610.225 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Seno1940821.531 0
Leo Cantor612320.527 0
Johnny Knolla611419.036 0
Ernie Bonelli24522.527 0
Paul Christman14444.044 0
Joe Carter14444.044 0
Al Drulis44411.014 0
Joe Vodicka12020.020 0
Walt Watt11818.018 0
Walt Rankin11414.014 0
Al Lindow11313.013 0
Les Bruckner11313.013 0
Bob Zimny11212.012 0
Bus Mertes11212.012 0
Totals4692420.144 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leo Cantor57014.026 0
Cliff Speegle2136.513 0
Jim Poole12828.028 0
Ernie Bonelli12323.023 0
Walt Rankin100.00
Frank Seno100.00
Pop Ivy100.00
Totals1213411.228 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
Leo Cantor5000000030
Joe Kuharich012012
Jim Poole2000012
Ed Rucinski200012
Frank Seno2000000012
Paul Christman100006
Chet Bulger10006
Billy Dewell10006