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1937 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-7
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Johnny McNally (4-7)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1937 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster
1937 Pittsburgh Pirates Results

The Pittsburgh Pirates of the National Football League ended the 1937 season with a record of 4 wins and 7 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

Pittsburgh scored 122 points, while the defensive squad yielded 145. Bull Karcis carried the ball for a team-best 513 yards for the Pirates.

Max Fiske threw for 318 yards, and Johnny Gildea threw the ball, too. Johnny McNally paced all receivers, grabbing 10 passes, while Bill Davidson accumulated 169 receiving yards.

Johnny McNally coached the team.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Max Fiske431739.53187.449.349.3058.1
Johnny Gildea471429.82886.124.3919.1027.2
Johnny McNally251040.01154.614.028.0034.6
Tuffy Thompson14642.91007.117.1428.63951.8
Bill Davidson24833.3813.400.0520.804.3
By Haines6116.7142.300.0116.7140.0
Bull Karcis3133.320.7133.3133.3242.4
Stu Smith200.000.000.0150.000.0
Totals1645734.89185.695.52716.539 

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bull Karcis1275134.03
Bill Davidson1012932.91
Stu Smith662113.20
Izzy Weinstock30882.90
Tuffy Thompson43801.90
Johnny Gildea49651.31
Max Fiske28441.60
Johnny McNally9374.10
By Haines24291.20
Bill Breeden10252.50
Ed Karpowich11515.015 0
Silvio Zaninelli4143.50
John Perko155.00
Totals49314192.915 5

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnny McNally1016816.84
Bill Sortet912113.426 1
Jeep Brett813516.91
Tuffy Thompson612621.055 1
Bill Breeden6599.80
Bill Davidson416942.22
Johnny Gildea34715.70
Mac Cara23618.00
Bull Karcis2189.00
By Haines2178.50
Silvio Zaninelli2126.00
Vinnie Sites2105.00
Max Fiske100.00
Totals5791816.155 9

Kicking:


Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnny McNally 1
Totals001

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Davidson 1
Totals001

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Johnny McNally04100030
Bill Davidson12100024
Bull Karcis3000018
Armand Niccolai45017
Bill Sortet10006
Johnny Gildea100006
Tuffy Thompson010006
Jeep Brett10006
Izzy Weinstock00404
George Kakasic0303
Totals59010100412000120