1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 4-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: John Michelosen (4-8)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Roster
1948 Pittsburgh Steelers Results

The Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League ended the 1948 season with a record of 4 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's East Division.

The Steelers scored 200 points, while the defensive squad surrendered 243. Bob Cifers carried the ball for a team-best 361 yards for Pittsburgh, while Ray Evans and George Papach additionally buoyed the ground attack.

Ray Evans passed for 924 yards. Val Jansante paced pass catchers, grabbing 39 passes for 623 yards.

Tony Compagno intercepted 7 opponent throws.

John Michelosen coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Ray Evans1376446.79246.753.61712.46641.7
Joe Gasparella572340.42945.200.047.04328.0
Johnny Clement581831.02814.835.2712.13925.8
Gonzalo Morales4375.0307.500.000.01495.8
Joe Glamp100.
Charlie Seabright100.
Charley Mehelich200.
Norm Mosley200.
Bob Cifers400.000.000.0125.000.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Cifers1123613.221 1
Ray Evans993433.524 2
George Papach603245.442 2
Johnny Clement672613.928 2
Jerry Shipkey641993.116 8
Joe Glamp281676.055 1
Jerry Nuzum261094.220 0
Tony Compagno241014.220 0
Norm Mosley13393.01
Gonzalo Morales13292.20
Joe Gasparella155.00
Paul Davis2-1-0.50
Val Jansante1-3-3.0-3 0
Totals51019343.855 17


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Val Jansante3962316.066 3
Elbie Nickel2232414.735 1
Jerry Shipkey1010610.643 0
Joe Glamp913815.339 2
Charlie Seabright8637.916 1
Ray Evans79313.336 0
George Papach47218.031 1
Bob Cifers45513.829 0
Jerry Nuzum23718.532 0
Bob Davis2147.011 0
Tony Compagno144.00
Totals108152914.266 8


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Joe Glamp272696.310440.038


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Bob Cifers62245439.666
Ray Evans100.00

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ray Evans1013313.322 0
Gonzalo Morales88310.420 0
Norm Mosley7527.413 0
Paul Davis4348.511 0
Tony Compagno4215.20
Joe Glamp11515.015 0
Bob Cifers188.00
Jerry Nuzum177.00
Totals363539.822 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bob Cifers924527.255 0
Joe Glamp715822.630 0
Jerry Nuzum612220.332 0
Ray Evans712217.427 0
Gonzalo Morales36220.724 0
Jerry Shipkey23417.020 0
Norm Mosley13131.031 0
Bill Garnaas11818.018 0
George Papach11616.016 0
Paul Davis11313.013 0
Steve Suhey11111.011 0
Bob Davis188.00
Charlie Seabright144.00
Charley Mehelich122.00
Totals4284620.155 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tony Compagno717925.682 1
Frank Sinkovitz16565.065 0
Carl Samuelson13333.033 0
Gonzalo Morales11717.011 0
Charlie Seabright11616.016 0
Paul Davis177.00
Jerry Nuzum133.00
Totals1332024.682 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
Joe Glamp1200426056
Jerry Shipkey80000048
Val Jansante0300018
George Papach21000018
Ray Evans200000012
Johnny Clement200012
Gonzalo Morales000010006
Norm Mosley1000006
Tony Compagno00010006
Elbie Nickel10006
Bob Cifers10000006
Charlie Seabright1000006