1947 Figment St. Louis Ramblers Season Summary - Final
Record (5-7)
Wk Result Opponent
2 W 24-9 at Pittsburgh
3 L 0-7 at Detroit
4 L 7-24 at Cincinnati
5 L 19-24 Cleveland
6 L 0-14 at Philadelphia
7 L 0-34 at Cleveland
8 W 35-16 Washington
9 L 0-27 Chi Wildcats
10 W 42-0 Cincinnati
11 W 21-10 Detroit
12 L 7-27 at Chi Wildcats
13 W 38-14 New York
Team Statistics
Ramblers Opp.
Total First Downs 183 148
Rushing 117 70
Passing 52 63
Penalty 14 15
Third Down: Made/Att 65-177 41-152
Third Down Pct. 36.7 27.0
Fourth Down: Made/Att 8-20 6-12
Fourth Down Pct. 40.0 50.0
Red Zone: Made/Att 23-35 22-33
Red Zone Pct. 65.7 66.7
Total Net Yards 3337 3092
Avg.Per Game 278.1 257.7
Total Plays 802 696
Avg.Per Play 4.2 4.4
Net Yards Rushing 2323 1703
Avg.Per Game 193.6 141.9
Total Rushes 566 434
Net Yards Passing 1014 1389
Avg.Per Game 84.5 115.8
Sacked-Yds Lost 13-95 26-220
Att-Completions 223-75 236-89
Completion Pct. 33.6 37.7
Had Intercepted 21 15
Punts-Avg. 80-42.7 85-43.0
Net Punting Avg. 37.4 36.9
Penalties-Yards Lost 62-596 73-672
Fumbles-Ball Lost 35-22 41-23
Touchdowns 26 28
Rushing 16 11
Passing 8 12
Returns 2 5
Total Pts. 193 206
Avg. Time of Poss. 33:52 26:08
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PASSING Att Cmp Pct Yds Lng TD Int Sk SkY Rate
Mellette 156 46 29.5 719 50 7 12 10 75 29.2
Stanton 5 4 80.0 79 25 1 1 0 0 118.8
Heaston 4 3 75.0 61 27 0 0 0 0 116.7
Leathers 6 4 66.7 42 32 0 0 0 0 86.8
Purdy 28 10 35.7 108 26 0 5 2 12 8.3
Evans 24 8 33.3 100 30 0 3 1 8 7.6
Ramblers 223 75 33.6 1,109 50 8 21 13 95 23.6
Opponents 236 89 37.7 1,609 76 12 15 26 220 52.4
SCORING R P Ret PAT FG Saf Pts
Mellette 7 0 0 0 0 0 42
Medley 0 0 0 25 4 0 37
Johnson 2 1 1 0 0 0 24
Kirby 0 4 0 0 0 0 24
Leathers 3 0 0 0 0 0 18
Christensen 0 3 0 0 0 0 18
Heaston 2 0 0 0 0 0 12
Pies 0 0 1 0 0 0 6
Purdy 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Stanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Ramblers 16 8 2 25 4 0 193
Opponents 11 12 5 23 5 0 206
FIELD GOALS 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50
Medley 0/1 3/6 1/3 0/0 0/0
Ramblers 0/1 3/6 1/3 0/0 0/0
Opponents 0/1 2/3 2/2 0/2 1/1
RUSHING Att Yards Avg Long TD
Mellette 181 863 4.8 29 7
Leathers 128 413 3.2 15 3
Heaston 97 374 3.9 41 2
Johnson 48 237 4.9 17 2
Purdy 47 192 4.1 18 1
Stanton 28 101 3.6 9 1
Rankin 15 61 4.1 12 0
Evans 16 51 3.2 11 0
Pies 5 30 6.0 13 0
Medley 1 1 1.0 1 0
Ramblers 566 2,323 4.1 41 16
Opponents 434 1,703 3.9 34 11
RECEIVING Rec Yards Avg Long TD
Kirby 18 403 22.4 50 4
Beaver 15 198 13.2 27 0
Christensen 8 124 15.5 22 3
Heaston 7 105 15.0 29 0
Johnson 6 96 16.0 33 1
Rankin 6 71 11.8 19 0
Chesser 6 72 12.0 20 0
Pies 3 12 4.0 5 0
Leathers 3 11 3.7 4 0
Stanton 2 9 4.5 5 0
Lavoie 1 8 8.0 8 0
Ramblers 75 1,109 14.8 50 8
Opponents 89 1,609 18.1 76 12
PUNT RETURNS No FC Yds Avg Lng TD
Purdy 24 11 324 13.5 36 0
Evans 9 1 121 13.4 23 0
Rankin 7 3 77 11.0 15 0
Ramblers 40 15 522 13.1 36 0
Opponents 39 17 418 10.7 50 0
KO RETURNS No Yds Avg Long TD
Purdy 27 605 22.4 34 0
Evans 3 84 28.0 29 0
Stanton 4 94 23.5 29 0
Ramblers 34 783 23.0 34 0
Opponents 35 712 20.3 36 0
PUNTING Att Yds GAvg In20 Long
Heaston 80 3,413 42.7 15 78
Ramblers 80 3,413 42.7 15 78
Opponents 85 3,658 43.0 21 68
INTERCEPTIONS No Yds Long TD
Purdy 4 28 13 0
Johnson 3 72 45 1
Pies 3 121 62 0
Threadgill 3 116 66 0
Evans 1 4 4 0
Heaston 1 22 22 0
Ramblers 15 363 66 1
Opponents 21 368 80 2
SACKS No Yds SAF
Ramblers 26 220 0
Opponents 13 95 0