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1950 Green Bay Packers season
Head Coach Gene Ronzani
Home Field City Stadium
Marquette Stadium
Results
Record 3-9
Place 5th National
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
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1949 1951

The 1950 Green Bay Packers season was their 32nd season in the National Football League. The club posted a 3-9 record under coach Gene Ronzani, earning them a fifth place finish in the National Conference.

OffseasonEdit

To get the franchise on a firm financial footing, the club started selling stocks publicly for the first time. The stock drive netted $118,000. To replace Curly Lambeau, the Packers named Gene Ronzani as their new coach and Vice President. The year also saw another change as the team changed its colors to green and yellow; from the navy that the club had been wearing.[1]

NFL DraftEdit

Incomplete list

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
14Clayton TonnemakerCenter Minnesota
217Tobin RoteQuarterback Rice
327Gordy SoltauWide receiver Minnesota
443Larry CoutreHalfback Notre Dame
669Jack CloudFullback William & Mary
782Leon ManleyGuard Oklahoma
13160Carlton ElliottDefensive end Virginia
18225Arnold GaliffaQuarterback Army
25316Frank WatersFullback Michigan State
30381Ray MalloufQuarterback SMU
  • Yellow indicates a future Pro Bowl selection

Regular seasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Game Date Opponent Result Score Record Streak Venue Attendance
1 September 17 Detroit L 45-7 0-1 Lost 1 City Stadium
22,096
2 September 24 Washington W 35-21 1-1 Won 1 State Fair Park
14,109
3 October 1 Chi. Bears W 31-21 2-1 Won 2 City Stadium
24,893
4 October 8 NY Yanks L 44-31 2-2 Lost 1 City Stadium
23,871
5 October 15 at Chi. Bears L 28-14 2-3 Lost 2 Wrigley Field
51,065
6 October 19 at NY Yanks L 35-17 2-4 Lost 3 Yankee Stadium
13,661
7 November 5 at Baltimore L 41-21 2-5 Lost 4 Memorial Stadium
12,971
8 November 12 Los Angeles L 45-14 2-6 Lost 5 State Fair Park
20,456
9 November 19 at Detroit L 24-21 2-7 Lost 6 Briggs Stadium
17,752
10 November 26 San Francisco W 25-21 3-7 Won 1 City Stadium
13,196
11 December 3 at Los Angeles L 51-14 3-8 Lost 1 LA Coliseum
39,323
12 December 10 at San Francisco L 30-14 3-9 Lost 2 Kezar Stadium
20,797

[2]

StandingsEdit

NFL National
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Los Angeles Rams 9 3 0 .750 466 309 W-1
Chicago Bears 9 3 0 .750 279 207 W-1
New York Yanks 7 5 0 .583 366 367 W-1
Detroit Lions 6 6 0 .500 321 285 L-1
San Francisco 49ers 3 9 0 .250 213 300 W-1
Green Bay Packers 3 9 0 .250 244 406 L-2
Baltimore Colts 1 11 0 .083 213 462 L-5

PassingEdit

Player Games Games Started Completions Attempts Comp. % Yards Touchdowns Interceptions
Tobin Rote 12 12 83 224 37.1% 1231 7 24
Paul Christman 11 1 (on def.) 51 126 40.5% 545 7 7
Tom O'Malley 1 0 4 15 26.7% 31 0 6
Bob Forte 12 0 2 2 100.0% 24 0 0

[2]

RosterEdit

Green Bay Packers roster
Quarterbacks


Running Backs


Wide Receivers

Offensive Linemen


Defensive Linemen

Linebackers


Defensive Backs


Special Teams


Rookies and first-year players in italics

Awards, records, and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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