1937 Washington Redskins (NFL) 1st place Eastern Division 8-3-0 .727
Head Coach: Ray Flaherty
Assistant Coach: Bullet Baker
Day Date Opponent Score Location Venue Attendance Notes
Mon 9/06/1937 A American Legion All-Stars 50-0 W Frederick, MD McCurdy Field 1000 Postponed from 9/5
Mon 9/13/1937 A Wilmington Clippers - Wilmington, DE Pennsy Field Canceled
Thu 9/16/1937 H New York Giants 13-3 W Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 24500
Fri 9/24/1937 H Chicago Cardinals 14-21 L Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 22367
Sun 10/03/1937 H Brooklyn Dodgers 11-7 W Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 16000
Sun 10/10/1937 H Philadelphia Eagles 0-14 L Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 7370
Sun 10/17/1937 H Pittsburgh Pirates 34-20 W Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 12835
Sun 10/24/1937 A Philadelphia Eagles 10-7 W Philadelphia, PA Municipal Stadium 13167
Sun 10/31/1937 A Brooklyn Dodgers 21-0 W New York, NY Ebbets Field 22500
Wed 11/03/1937 A Baltimore Blue Birds 41-7 W Baltimore, MD Oriole Park 3500
Sun 11/07/1937 A Richmond Arrows 30-0 W Richmond, VA City Stadium 9000
Thu 11/11/1937 N Cincinnati Models 21-7 W Charleston, WV Laidley Field 11000
Sun 11/14/1937 A Pittsburgh Pirates 13-21 L Pittsburgh, PA Forbes Field 12242
Sun 11/21/1937 A Cleveland Rams 16-7 W Cleveland, OH League Park 3500
Sun 11/28/1937 H Green Bay Packers 14-6 W Washington, DC Griffith Stadium 30000
Sun 12/05/1937 A New York Giants 49-14 W New York, NY Polo Grounds 58285
Sun 12/12/1937 A Chicago Bears 28-21 W Chicago, IL Wrigley Field 15878 League Championship
Sun 1/16/1938 A Pacific Coast All-Stars 14-13 W San Francisco, CA Kezar Stadium 5000
Sun 1/23/1938 N Chicago Bears 13-0 W Dallas, TX Cotton Bowl 5000
Sun 1/30/1938 A Southwest All-Stars 17-10 W Houston, TX Buff Stadium 4500
Sun 2/06/1938 H Chicago Bears 10-16 L Miami, FL Orange Bowl 8000
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime. Roster Key
No. Player Pos. Height Weight Age College GP GS
15 Jim Barber ROT-DT 6'3 223 25 San Francisco 11 10
20 Cliff Battles TB-DB 6'1 195 27 West Virginia Wesleyan 10 8
33 Sammy Baugh TB-DB 6'2 182 23 Texas Christian 11 5
22 Chuck Bond ROT-DT 6'2 237 23 Washington 11 0
12 Eddie Britt FB-LB 6'2 205 25 Holy Cross 4 0
26 Vic Carroll ROG-DG 6'3 231 25 Pasadena JC; Nevada-Reno 10 2
17 Turk Edwards LOT-DT 6'2 255 30 Washington State 11 11
30 Dixie Howell BB-DB 5'11 175 25 Alabama 5 0
23 Don Irwin FB-LB 6'1 196 24 Colgate 10 9
13 Ed Justice BB-DB 6'1 200 25 Gonzaga 10 1
43 Eddie Kahn LOG-DG 5'9 193 26 North Carolina 10 2
26 Jim Karcher ROG-DG 6'0 207 23 Ohio State 11 7
39 Eddie Kawal C-LB 6'2 205 28 Illinois; Widener 10 9
25 Max Krause FB-LB 5'10 202 28 Gonzaga 9 0
41 Red Krause C-LB 6'1 211 24 St. Louis 2 0
19 Charley Malone ROE-DE 6'4 206 27 Texas A&M 11 11
32 Bob McChesney LOE-DE 6'2 195 25 UCLA 10 0
18 Eddie Michaels ROG-DG 5'11 205 23 Villanova 11 3
40 Wayne Millner LOE-DE 6'0 190 24 Notre Dame 11 11
21 Les Olsson LOG-DG 6'0 232 28 Mercer 11 9
28 Nelson Peterson BB-DB 5'8 179 24 West Virginia Wesleyan 2 0
22 Erny Pinckert BB-DB 6'0 197 30 Southern California 11 10
38 Ben Smith LOE-DE 6'3 208 26 Alabama 11 0
27 George Smith C-LB 6'3 220 23 California 7 2
35 Riley Smith WB-DB 6'2 200 26 Alabama 11 11
37 Bill Young LOT-DT 6'1 247 23 Alabama 6 0
Stat Key
TEAM STATS TOP 1st 2nd 3rd 4th OT 1stDowns Rush Pass Pen 3rdDown Att Pct 4thDown Att Pct PEN YDS
Team Totals 50 13 68 64 149 338
Opponents Totals 34 29 20 37 82
SCORING TD X1 X1A PCT X2 X2A FG FGA PCT SAF PTS
Riley Smith 3 22 26 84.6 5 0 55
Cliff Battles 7 0 0 0 0 42
Charley Malone 4 0 0 0 0 24
Ed Justice 3 0 0 0 0 18
Wayne Millner 3 0 0 0 0 18
Don Irwin 2 0 0 0 0 12
Sammy Baugh 1 0 0 0 0 6
Eddie Kahn 1 0 0 0 0 6
Max Krause 1 0 0 0 0 6
Erny Pinckert 1 0 0 0 0 6
Turk Edwards 0 0 0 0 1 2
Team Totals 26 22 26 84.6 5 1 195
Opponents Totals 16 13 16 81.3 3 1 120
RUSHING ATT YDS AVG LG TD
Cliff Battles 216 874 4.0 5
Don Irwin 89 315 3.5 2
Sammy Baugh 86 240 2.8 41 1
Max Krause 21 47 2.2 1
Riley Smith 12 39 3.3 2
Ed Justice 8 35 4.4 0
Eddie Britt 7 21 3.0 0
Erny Pinckert 2 10 5.0 0
Dixie Howell 5 9 1.8 0
Nelson Peterson 2 8 4.0 0
Wayne Millner 2 6 3.0 0
Team Totals 450 1604 3.6 11
Opponents Totals 352 1149 3.3 3
PASSING ATT COM PCT YDS Y/ATT Y/COM LG TD TD% INT INT% TS YL RTG
Sammy Baugh 171 81 47.4 1127 6.6 13.9 59 8 4.7 14 8.2 50.5
Cliff Battles 33 13 39.4 142 4.3 10.9 0 0.0 3 9.1 15.0
Riley Smith 9 4 44.4 33 3.7 8.3 3 33.3 0 0.0 94.0
Dixie Howell 6 1 16.7 14 2.3 14.0 14 0 0.0 3 50.0 0.0
Don Irwin 3 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 39.6
Team Totals 222 99 44.6 1316 5.9 13.3 11 5.0 20 9.0 42.9
Opponents Totals 171 66 38.6 946 5.5 14.3 12 7.0 17 9.9 41.1
RECEIVING TAR REC PCT YDS AVG LG TD
Charley Malone 28 419 15.0 4
Wayne Millner 14 216 15.4 2
Riley Smith 11 93 8.5 0
Erny Pinckert 10 145 14.5 1
Cliff Battles 9 81 9.0 1
Ed Justice 9 150 16.7 3
Don Irwin 8 112 14.0 0
Bob McChesney 6 50 8.3 0
Max Krause 2 13 6.5 0
Ben Smith 2 37 18.5 0
Team Totals 99 1316 13.3 11
Opponents Totals 66 946 14.3 12
INTERCEPTIONS INT YDS AVG LG TD
Cliff Battles 1
Riley Smith 1
Team Totals 17 2
Opponents Totals 20 1
PUNTING NO YDS AVG LG BL TB I20 RYDS NYDS NET
Team Totals 38
Opponents Totals 427
PUNT RETURNS NO FC YDS AVG LG TD
Team Totals 427 0
Opponents Totals 0
KICKOFF RETURNS NO FC YDS AVG LG TD
Team Totals 0
Opponents Totals 0
FUMBLES NO OWN OPP REC YDS TD
Eddie Kahn 1
Team Totals 38 24 1
Opponents Totals 0
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