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San Francisco 49ers

1953 San Francisco 49ers Roster

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 9-3
Finished 2nd in the NFL's West Division

Coach: Buck Shaw (9-3)

1953 San Francisco 49ers Statistics
1953 San Francisco 49ers Game-by-Game Results

The San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League ended the 1953 season with a record of 9 wins and 3 losses, finishing second in the NFL's West Division. Buck Shaw coached the team.

PlayerPos.Birth DateHeightWeightCollege
Joe ArenasHB-DBDecember 12, 19255'11"180Nebraska-Omaha
Harry BabcockE-DEAugust 12, 19306'2"193Georgia
Ken BahnsenFBFebruary 19, 19305'10"200North Texas
Bruno BanducciGNovember 11, 19205'11"216Stanford
Rex BerryDB-HBSeptember 9, 19245'11"190BYU
Hardy BrownLB-DB-FBMay 8, 19246'0"193SMU
Pete BrownC-LBDecember 19, 19306'2"210Georgia Tech
Fred BruneyDBDecember 30, 19315'10"184Ohio St.
Don BurkeLB-GFebruary 7, 19266'0"235USC
Al CarapellaDT-MG-T-LBApril 26, 19276'0"235Miami (FL)
Nick FeherGJuly 13, 19266'0"224Georgia
Doug HoglandG-TMay 8, 19316'4"245Oregon St.
Bill JohnsonC-LBJuly 14, 19266'3"228Texas A&M
Hal LedyardQBJuly 7, 19316'0"185Tenn-Chattanooga
Jack ManleyLB-CSeptember 20, 19296'3"215Mississippi St.
Clay MatthewsDE-T-DTAugust 1, 19286'3"219Georgia Tech
Hugh McElhennyHBDecember 31, 19286'1"195Washington
Art MichalikMG-LB-GJanuary 31, 19306'2"229St. Ambrose
Hal MillerTFebruary 4, 19306'4"230Georgia Tech
Billy MixonHB-DBMay 24, 19295'11"191Georgia
Jim MonachinoHB-FB-DBJuly 9, 19295'10"187California
John MortonLBSeptember 1, 19296'2"220TCU
Leo NomelliniDT-TJune 19, 19246'3"259Minnesota
Joe PerryFBJanuary 22, 19276'0"200Compton CC (CA)
Charley PowellDE-LB-EApril 4, 19326'3"226none
Jim PowersDB-LB-QBFebruary 29, 19286'0"185USC
Pete SchabarumHBJanuary 9, 19295'11"185California
Jerry SmithG-LBSeptember 9, 19306'1"230Wisconsin
Gordie SoltauEJanuary 25, 19256'2"195Minnesota
Bob St. ClairTFebruary 18, 19316'9"263San Francisco
Y.A. TittleQBOctober 24, 19266'0"192LSU
Bob Van DorenDEMarch 22, 19296'3"215USC
Lowell WagnerBAugust 21, 19236'0"194USC
Billy WilsonE-FLFebruary 3, 19276'3"190San Jose St.