1943 Detroit Lions Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 3-6-1
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's West Division
Coach: Gus Dorais (3-6-1)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1943 Detroit Lions Roster
1943 Detroit Lions Results

The Detroit Lions of the National Football League ended the 1943 season with a record of 3 wins and 6 losses and 1 ties, finishing third in the NFL's West Division. Gus Dorais coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Frankie Sinkwich1265039.76995.575.62015.96737.2
Chuck Fenenbock582034.53385.835.2915.57232.8
Tom Colella311135.51033.300.0412.9215.9
Ned Mathews12433.3766.318.300.03384.0
Harry Hopp8562.5607.500.000.03685.4
Murray Evans5120.081.600.0240.080.0
Art Van Tone3133.372.300.0133.372.8
Bill Callihan200.000.000.0150.000.0
Elmer Hackney3133.3-1-0.300.000.0-142.4


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frankie Sinkwich932662.917 1
Chuck Fenenbock461803.925 0
Ned Mathews381243.342 1
Harry Hopp56991.816 3
Elmer Hackney27873.216 2
Tom Colella15241.618 0
Bill Callihan5173.41
Mike Corgan5142.80
Lloyd Cardwell362.00
Murray Evans231.50
Bob Keene111.00
Art Van Tone210.50
Ben Hightower1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals2948172.842 8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Harry Hopp1722913.567 3
Jack Matheson1315612.046 1
Bill Fisk1113712.528 0
Ben Hightower1017217.246 1
Ned Mathews919321.436 1
Bill Callihan810813.540 3
Art Van Tone611218.772 1
Elmer Hackney55110.216 0
Chuck Fenenbock5459.033 1
Murray Evans33110.316 0
Bob Keene12727.027 0
Mike Corgan199.00
Lloyd Cardwell199.00
Frankie Sinkwich188.00
Bert Kuczynski144.00
Tom Colella1-1-1.0-1 0
Totals93129013.972 11


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Augie Lio232191.311218.227
Sam Busich11100.01
Frankie Sinkwich10.00


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Harry Hopp42164339.160
Frankie Sinkwich1255145.964
Tom Colella731545.055
Chuck Fenenbock418446.056

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Frankie Sinkwich1122820.777 0
Chuck Fenenbock6549.017 0
Art Van Tone34715.719 0
Elmer Hackney14040.040 1
Ned Mathews4379.218 0
Lloyd Cardwell22110.517 0
Tom Colella2115.50
Bill Callihan252.50
Harry Hopp1-7-7.0-7 0
Totals3243613.677 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ned Mathews724635.198 1
Chuck Fenenbock1122420.437 0
Frankie Sinkwich512825.643 0
Harry Hopp35719.030 0
Lloyd Cardwell35618.728 0
Elmer Hackney23618.020 0
Jack Matheson11919.019 0
Alex Wojciechowicz11717.017 0
Gerry Conlee11515.015 0
Bob Keene11212.012 0
Bill Fisk155.00
Totals3681522.698 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ned Mathews44411.022 0
Elmer Hackney29447.063 0
Harry Hopp24020.040 1
Art Van Tone22914.524 0
Alex Wojciechowicz2147.014 0
Frankie Sinkwich13939.039 1
Chuck Fenenbock12828.028 0
Ben Hightower199.00
Bill Callihan177.00
Gerry Conlee122.00
Al Kaporch100.00
Augie Lio1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals1930416.063 2

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Harry Hopp33001200054
Augie Lio0221027
Bill Callihan130000024
Elmer Hackney2010000018
Ned Mathews1101000018
Frankie Sinkwich1000100012
Jack Matheson100006
Ben Hightower0100006
Art Van Tone01000006
Chuck Fenenbock010000006
Sam Busich0101