1948 Cleveland Browns Statistics

All American Football Conference (AAFC)
Team Record: 14-0
Finishing 1st in the AAFC's West Division
Postseason: 1-0 Won Championship
Coach: Paul Brown (14-0)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1948 Cleveland Browns Roster
1948 Cleveland Browns Results

The Cleveland Browns of the All American Football Conference ended the 1948 season with a record of 14 wins and 0 losses, finishing first in the AAFC's West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-0.

The defense proved to be a force, as the Browns allowed 190 points, lowest in the league. Cleveland ran up 389 points. Marion Motley carried the ball for a team-leading 964 yards.

Otto Graham passed for 2,713 yards. Mac Speedie snagged 58 passes for 816 yards.

Cliff Lewis picked off 9 opponent throws.

Paul Brown coached the team. The 1948 Cleveland Browns won the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Otto Graham33317352.027138.1257.5154.57885.6
Cliff Lewis8450.0698.6112.500.00119.3
George Terlep2150.02713.500.0150.02756.3
Marion Motley100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Marion Motley1579646.15
Edgar Jones1004004.05
Bill Boedeker782543.33
Dub Jones331494.51
Otto Graham231466.36
Ara Parseghian321354.21
Ollie Cline291294.40
Bob Cowan33993.01
Tony Adamle17885.21
Tom Colella14604.31
Dean Sensanbaugher18593.31
Cliff Lewis5448.80
Dante Lavelli199.00
Tommy James188.00
Mac Speedie177.00
George Terlep144.00
Bob Gaudio122.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mac Speedie5881614.156 4
Dante Lavelli2546318.554 5
Horace Gillom2029514.81
Bob Cowan1526517.74
Edgar Jones1429320.95
Bill Boedeker1323718.22
Marion Motley1319214.878 2
Dub Jones911913.22
John Yonakor5275.40
Ara Parseghian23115.51
George Young22010.00
Tommy James14444.044 0
Tom Colella177.00
Totals178280915.878 26


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Lou Groza525198.119842.175


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom Colella49171635.00
Horace Gillom622737.80
Cliff Lewis11818.018

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cliff Lewis262589.90
Tom Colella56012.00
Tommy James5479.40
Otto Graham11212.012 0
Bill Boedeker284.00
Totals393859.912 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Marion Motley1433724.10
Cliff Lewis714721.00
Bill Boedeker46115.20
Ollie Cline35518.30
Bob Cowan35317.70
Ara Parseghian24120.50
Dub Jones23517.50
Mac Speedie11313.013 0
Horace Gillom3103.30
Dante Lavelli100.00
Totals4075218.813 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cliff Lewis910311.40
Lou Saban5418.20
Tommy James4379.20
Tom Colella23417.00
Ara Parseghian15656.056 0
Weldon Humble11111.011 0
John Yonakor111.00
Otto Graham100.00
Totals2428311.856 0

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Lou Groza851075
Edgar Jones5500060
Marion Motley52000042
Otto Graham60000036
Dante Lavelli05000030
Bill Boedeker320000030
Bob Cowan14000030
Mac Speedie04000024
Dub Jones12000018
Ara Parseghian110000012
George Young010006
Tony Adamle10006
Dean Sensanbaugher10006
Tom Colella10000006
Horace Gillom100006


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