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Dan Towler

Daniel Lee Towler
Born: March 6, 1928
Donora, PA
Deceased: August 1, 2001
Pasadena, CA
High School: Donora (PA)
Position(s): FB
Height: 6'2" Weight: 225
College: Washington & Jefferson
Career: 1950-1955
Drafted: 1950 in Round 25, #324 overall by the Los Angeles Rams

Dan Towler played from 1950 to 1955 with the Los Angeles Rams. Towler ran for 3,493 yards in his career on 672 attempts, scoring 43 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 62 passes for 665 yards and 1 receiving touchdowns..


1950NFL Los Angeles461302.834 6
1951NFL Los Angeles1268546.879 6
1952NFL Los Angeles1568945.744 10
1953NFL Los Angeles1528795.873 7
1954NFL Los Angeles1495994.024 11
1955NFL Los Angeles431373.214 3
Totals67234935.279 43


1950NFL Los Angeles8637.917 0
1951NFL Los Angeles1625716.146 0
1952NFL Los Angeles11686.213 0
1953NFL Los Angeles1112511.449 1
1954NFL Los Angeles1012712.736 0
1955NFL Los Angeles6254.211 0
Totals6266510.749 1

Punt Returns:

1952NFL Los Angeles100.00

Kick Returns:

1950NFL Los Angeles5479.415 0
1951NFL Los Angeles11010.010 0
1952NFL Los Angeles199.00
Totals7669.415 0

Defense and Fumbles:

YearTeamTackleSoloAssistDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
1950NFL Los Angeles3200
1951NFL Los Angeles7000
1952NFL Los Angeles4000
1953NFL Los Angeles6200
1954NFL Los Angeles5100
1955NFL Los Angeles2000

Total Scoring:

YearTeamRushRecPuntKickMFG RIntFumOtherFGX/CSingle2 PtSafPoints
1950NFL Los Angeles60000036
1951NFL Los Angeles60000036
1952NFL Los Angeles1000000060
1953NFL Los Angeles7100048
1954NFL Los Angeles11000066
1955NFL Los Angeles3000018

Playing Career:

1950NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1951NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1952NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1953NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1954NFLLos Angeles Rams120
1955NFLLos Angeles Rams70


1951 - New York Daily News All-NFL (1st Team)
1951 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1952 - Associated Press All-NFL (1st Team)
1952 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1952 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1953 - New York Daily News All-NFL (2nd Team)
1953 - United Press International All-NFL (1st Team)
1954 - Associated Press All-NFL (2nd Team)