1948 Chicago Bears Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 10-2
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's West Division
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1948 Chicago Bears Roster
1948 Chicago Bears Results

The Chicago Bears of the National Football League ended the 1948 season with a record of 10 wins and 2 losses, finishing second in the NFL's West Division.

The defense proved to be a force, as the Bears led the league with just 151 points allowed. Chicago chalked up 375 points. George Gulyanics rushed for a team-leading 439 yards, while George McAfee and Joe Osmanski also aided the ground game.

Sid Luckman threw for 1,047 yards. Jim Keane hauled in 30 balls for 414 yards.

Johnny Lujack intercepted 8 opponent throws.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Sid Luckman1638954.610476.4138.0148.65365.1
Johnny Lujack663654.56119.369.134.56497.5
Bobby Layne521630.82324.535.823.83549.5
J.R. Boone11100.
Noah Mullins100.
George McAfee400.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George Gulyanics1194393.724 4
George McAfee923924.323 5
Joe Osmanski743414.632 1
J.R. Boone482665.540 5
Mike Holovak302287.647 2
Noah Mullins362085.874 1
Don Kindt541893.566 2
Johnny Lujack151107.326 1
Bobby Layne13806.218 1
Frank Minini24793.318 2
Al Lawler9444.916 0
Billy deCorrevont16251.60
Fred Evans10151.50
Dick Flanagan5142.80
Sid Luckman8111.418 0
Jim Canady284.00
Ed Cifers155.00
Ed Sprinkle1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals55724524.474 24


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Keane3041413.853 3
Ken Kavanaugh1835219.664 6
George McAfee1722713.450 2
Don Kindt1113712.549 0
J.R. Boone1014314.338 2
Ed Sprinkle1013213.234 3
Noah Mullins912714.126 4
Joe Osmanski9434.819 0
George Gulyanics813016.236 1
Joe Abbey56713.435 0
Mike Holovak4307.515 0
Al Lawler34013.326 0
Allen Smith3299.718 0
Billy deCorrevont273.50
Frank Minini11414.014 1
Hank Norberg144.00
Fred Evans1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals142189413.364 22


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Fred Venturelli44100.02150.07
Al Lawler33100.011100.06
Johnny Lujack464495.730.044
Bobby Layne10.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
George Gulyanics55243244.270
Sid Luckman1038438.449
Noah Mullins28844.045
Bobby Layne12424.024
George McAfee11818.018

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George McAfee3041713.960 1
J.R. Boone1113712.540 0
Al Lawler58116.257 0
Billy deCorrevont46115.244 0
Jim Canady13737.037 0
Noah Mullins33311.015 0
Fred Evans11515.015 0
Totals5578114.260 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frank Minini1237030.895 1
Billy deCorrevont616026.767 0
Al Lawler38528.333 0
Noah Mullins14141.041 0
J.R. Boone23115.517 0
Joe Osmanski22613.014 0
George McAfee12525.025 0
Ray Bray188.00
George Connor155.00
Totals2975125.995 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnny Lujack813116.443 0
Noah Mullins79914.133 1
Billy deCorrevont5377.417 0
George McAfee23517.525 0
Bulldog Turner2199.514 0
Stu Clarkson2147.013 0
Don Kindt12121.021 0
Mike Holovak11818.018 0
J.R. Boone11212.012 0
Chuck Drulis122.00
Totals3038812.943 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Johnny Lujack10044050
George McAfee5210000048
J.R. Boone5200000042
Ken Kavanaugh6100042
Noah Mullins1400100036
Frank Minini211100030
George Gulyanics4100030
Jim Keane300018
Ed Sprinkle0300018
Don Kindt20000012
Fred Evans000200012
Mike Holovak20000012
Fred Venturelli1407
Al Lawler00001306
Bobby Layne10006
Joe Osmanski1000006


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