1947 Figment Cleveland Finches Season Summary - Final
Record (9-3)
Wk Result Opponent
2 W 21-14 Cincinnati
3 L 7-27 Chi Wildcats
4 W 24-21 at Detroit
5 W 24-19 at St. Louis
6 W 24-10 Washington
7 W 34-0 St. Louis
8 W 21-14 at Cincinnati
9 L 10-31 Detroit
10 L 38-42 at Boston
11 W 42-7 at New York
12 W 20-14 at Philadelphia
13 W 28-6 at Chi Wildcats
Team Statistics
Finches Opp.
Total First Downs 179 218
Rushing 78 98
Passing 86 100
Penalty 14 20
Third Down: Made/Att 52-174 77-188
Third Down Pct. 29.9 41.0
Fourth Down: Made/Att 12-19 7-22
Fourth Down Pct. 63.2 31.8
Red Zone: Made/Att 36-49 25-34
Red Zone Pct. 73.5 73.5
Total Net Yards 3231 3894
Avg.Per Game 269.3 324.5
Total Plays 773 910
Avg.Per Play 4.2 4.3
Net Yards Rushing 1575 2195
Avg.Per Game 131.3 182.9
Total Rushes 446 517
Net Yards Passing 1656 1699
Avg.Per Game 138.0 141.6
Sacked-Yds Lost 28-196 26-188
Att-Completions 299-128 367-153
Completion Pct. 42.8 41.7
Had Intercepted 20 36
Punts-Avg. 94-42.9 78-41.7
Net Punting Avg. 40.1 35.4
Penalties-Yards Lost 66-601 83-871
Fumbles-Ball Lost 37-18 27-16
Touchdowns 39 28
Rushing 16 10
Passing 18 14
Returns 5 4
Total Pts. 293 205
Avg. Time of Poss. 26:18 33:42
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PASSING Att Cmp Pct Yds Lng TD Int Sk SkY Rate
Colvin 294 124 42.2 1,786 71 17 20 28 196 53.5
Moten 2 2 100.0 12 8 1 0 0 0 131.3
T.Thompson 3 2 66.7 54 49 0 0 0 0 109.7
Finches 299 128 42.8 1,852 71 18 20 28 196 55.8
Opponents 367 153 41.7 1,887 64 14 36 26 188 31.4
SCORING R P Ret PAT FG Saf Pts
Watts 3 1 1 38 7 0 89
Ravellette 8 2 0 0 0 0 60
Carson 0 6 0 0 0 0 36
Nicholson 0 5 0 0 0 0 30
Van Overloop 1 2 0 0 0 0 18
T.Thompson 2 0 1 0 0 0 18
Nielsen 0 0 2 0 0 0 12
Bernsein 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Hensel 0 0 1 0 0 0 6
Doughty 0 1 0 0 0 0 6
Patterson 0 1 0 0 0 0 6
Finches 16 18 5 38 7 0 293
Opponents 10 14 4 25 4 0 205
FIELD GOALS 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50
Watts 1/1 2/4 4/4 0/1 0/0
Finches 1/1 2/4 4/4 0/1 0/0
Opponents 1/1 1/2 2/6 0/1 0/0
RUSHING Att Yards Avg Long TD
Watts 101 377 3.7 34 3
T.Thompson 92 376 4.1 41 2
Ravellette 108 368 3.4 17 8
Bernsein 51 119 2.3 18 2
Patterson 26 98 3.8 17 0
Van Overloop 20 87 4.4 14 1
Barry 14 52 3.7 17 0
Colvin 20 41 2.1 8 0
Butler 1 30 30.0 30 0
Nielsen 12 28 2.3 9 0
Moten 1 -1 -1.0 0 0
Finches 446 1,575 3.5 41 16
Opponents 517 2,195 4.2 46 10
RECEIVING Rec Yards Avg Long TD
Carson 37 626 16.9 71 6
Nicholson 31 481 15.5 49 5
T.Thompson 14 194 13.9 65 0
Patterson 12 148 12.3 29 1
Watts 10 106 10.6 20 1
Van Overloop 8 82 10.3 16 2
Ravellette 6 118 19.7 58 2
Bernsein 6 52 8.7 17 0
Doughty 4 45 11.3 19 1
Finches 128 1,852 14.5 71 18
Opponents 153 1,887 12.3 64 14
PUNT RETURNS No FC Yds Avg Lng TD
T.Thompson 16 4 242 15.1 29 0
Van Overloop 14 5 115 8.2 12 0
Nielsen 11 6 136 12.4 18 0
Finches 41 15 493 12.0 29 0
Opponents 36 14 267 7.4 26 0
KO RETURNS No Yds Avg Long TD
T.Thompson 19 529 27.8 97 1
Patterson 6 137 22.8 28 0
Van Overloop 3 59 19.7 27 0
Nielsen 7 78 11.1 17 0
Finches 35 803 22.9 97 1
Opponents 45 974 21.6 88 1
PUNTING Att Yds GAvg In20 Long
Moten 77 3,295 42.8 30 68
Butler 17 739 43.5 6 52
Finches 94 4,034 42.9 36 68
Opponents 78 3,256 41.7 16 72
INTERCEPTIONS No Yds Long TD
Nielsen 13 209 31 0
Hensel 6 126 39 1
Carson 5 90 35 0
Carroll 4 28 12 0
Helms 3 28 19 0
Van Overloop 2 3 2 0
T.Thompson 1 39 39 0
Horvath 1 23 23 0
McCarrick 1 2 2 0
Finches 36 548 39 1
Opponents 20 500 78 3
SACKS No Yds SAF
Finches 26 188 0
Opponents 28 196 0