1948 Washington Redskins Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-5
Finishing 2nd in the NFL's East Division
Coach: Turk Edwards (7-5)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1948 Washington Redskins Roster
1948 Washington Redskins Results

The Washington Redskins of the National Football League ended the 1948 season with a record of 7 wins and 5 losses, finishing second in the NFL's East Division.

Washington scored 291 points, while the defensive squad conceded 287. Sammy Baugh threw for 2,599 yards. Dick Todd paced the receiving corps, grabbing 37 passes, while Hal Crisler accumulated 599 receiving yards.

Jim Castiglia carried the ball for a team-best 330 yards for the Redskins, while Ed Quirk additionally buoyed the ground attack.

Dan Sandifer picked off 13 opponent throws.

Turk Edwards coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Sammy Baugh31518558.725998.3227.0237.38678.3
Tommy Mont281242.91575.627.127.13555.2
Harry Gilmer5240.06913.800.000.04587.5
Jim Youel11327.3363.300.019.1142.8
Hugh Taylor100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Castiglia973303.416 0
Ed Quirk773284.324 4
Dick Poillon712333.314 1
Dick Todd572013.521 1
Tom Farmer521883.617 1
Tommy Mont111039.433 1
Dan Sandifer18673.713 0
Bob Nussbaumer23592.616 0
Howard Hartley5408.026 1
Eddie Saenz8212.60
Jim Youel4164.01
John Hollar471.80
Steve Bagarus362.00
Sammy Baugh441.01
Totals43416033.733 11


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dick Todd3755014.978 6
Hal Crisler3359918.279 6
Hugh Taylor2034117.066 3
Bob Nussbaumer1925213.337 1
Steve Bagarus151006.714 1
Paul McKee1417112.222 0
Tom Farmer1214812.348 2
Dan Sandifer918120.186 1
Dick Poillon910511.721 1
Ed Quirk9404.411 0
Doug Turley811113.933 0
Jim Castiglia77310.432 2
Joe Tereshinski49824.576 1
Eddie Saenz46215.528 0
Jim Youel12020.020 0
Howard Hartley11010.010 0
Totals202286114.286 24


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Dick Poillon383386.87571.448
Jim Peebles2150.01


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Dick Poillon51215042.276

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dan Sandifer2023611.835 0
Howard Hartley24120.521 0
Tom Farmer4348.514 0
Eddie Saenz22613.016 0
Dick Todd3217.013 0
Hal Crisler22010.00
Bob Nussbaumer1-8-8.0-8 0
Totals3437010.935 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dan Sandifer2659422.896 1
Tom Farmer819224.030 0
Eddie Saenz817321.627 0
Howard Hartley46416.022 0
Dick Todd35016.720 0
Bob Nussbaumer23819.020 0
Jim Castiglia11818.018 0
Steve Bagarus11515.015 0
Totals53114421.696 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dan Sandifer1325819.854 2
Howard Hartley37625.353 0
Hal Crisler25226.026 0
Clyde Ehrhardt22914.515 0
Tommy Mont22110.519 0
George Cheverko12424.024 0
Al DeMao12222.022 0
Totals2448220.154 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Dick Poillon111533066
Dick Todd160000042
Hal Crisler60000036
Ed Quirk4000024
Dan Sandifer0101200024
Tom Farmer120000018
Hugh Taylor300018
Jim Castiglia02000012
Tommy Mont100006
Howard Hartley100000006
Bob Nussbaumer01000006
Joe Tereshinski10006
Doug Turley010006
Steve Bagarus0100006
Sammy Baugh10006
Jim Youel100006
John Koniszewski00012
Jim Peebles0101


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