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Baltimore Colts

1955 Baltimore Colts Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 5-6-1
Finished 4th in the NFL's West Division

Coach: Weeb Ewbank (5-6-1)

1955 Baltimore Colts Roster
1955 Baltimore Colts Game-by-Game Results

The Baltimore Colts of the National Football League ended the 1955 season with a record of 5 wins and 6 losses and 1 tie, finishing fourth in the NFL's West Division. Weeb Ewbank coached the team.


Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
George Shaw 237 119 50.2 1586 6.7 10 4.2 19 8.0 82  52.5
Gary Kerkorian 29 15 51.7 209 7.2 1 3.4 3 10.3 48  47.1
Totals 266 134 50.4 1795 6.7 11 4.1 22 8.3 82  0 0
Opponents 320 158 49.4 2087 6.5 12 3.8 19 5.9

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Alan Ameche 213 961 4.5 79  9
L.G. Dupre 88 338 3.8 60  1
George Shaw 68 301 4.4 37  3
Buddy Young 32 87 2.7 25  1
Dick Young 17 39 2.3 10  0
Burrell Shields 10 34 3.4 14  0
Harry Hugasian 12 34 2.8 15  0
Gary Kerkorian 6 20 3.3 12  1
Dean Renfro 4 13 3.3 0
Walter Bryan 2 4 2.0 0
Royce Womble 4 2 0.5 0
Totals 456 1833 4.0 79  15
Opponents 448 2035 4.5 18

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Mutscheller 33 518 15.7 48  7
Alan Ameche 27 141 5.2 18  0
Lloyd Colteryahn 21 251 12.0 22  3
Buddy Young 19 426 22.4 82  1
Raymond Berry 13 205 15.8 45  0
L.G. Dupre 10 153 15.3 30  0
Harry Hugasian 3 32 10.7 13  0
Burrell Shields 3 27 9.0 19  0
Dick Young 2 15 7.5 11  0
Royce Womble 1 14 14.0 14  0
Bill Pellington 1 10 10.0 10  0
Carl Taseff 1 3 3.0 0
Totals 134 1795 13.4 82  11
Opponents 158 2087 6.5 12

Kicking:

Player XPA XPM XP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Bert Rechichar 26 25 96.2 24 10 41.7 55
Gary Kerkorian 0.0 2 1 50.0 3
Totals 26 25 96.2 26 11 42.3 58
Opponents 30 29 96.7 14 10 71.4 59

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Monte Brethauer 55 2161 39.3 56
Totals 55 2161 39.3 56
Opponents 56 2234 39.9

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bert Rechichar 30 121 4.0 24  0
Carl Taseff 14 46 3.3 20  0
Bill Pellington 1 6 6.0 0
Dick Young 1 3 3.0 0
Jack Patera 1 2 2.0 0
Buddy Young 1 0 0.0 0
Totals 48 178 3.7 24  0
Opponents 37 0.0   0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bert Rechichar 9 235 26.1 59  0
Buddy Young 9 222 24.7 43  0
Carl Taseff 7 162 23.1 38  0
Bob White 4 142 35.5 0
Alan Ameche 4 60 15.0 19  0
Dick Young 2 37 18.5 22  0
Bill Pellington 2 36 18.0 19  0
Raymond Berry 2 27 13.5 16  0
Dean Renfro 1 20 20.0 20  0
Totals 40 941 23.5 59  0
Opponents 36 724 20.1   0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bert Rechichar 6 109 18.2 40  0
Don Shula 5 64 12.8 31  0
Joe Campanella 2 35 17.5 23  0
Bill Pellington 2 17 8.5 12  0
Jesse Thomas 1 23 23.0 23  0
Jack Patera 1 8 8.0 0
Walter Bryan 1 4 4.0 0
Carl Taseff 1 0 0.0 0
Totals 19 260 13.7 40  0
Opponents 22 0.0  

Defense and Fumbles:

Tackles Fumbles Kicks
Player Tackle Solo Assist TFL TFL Yds Brup QBH Fum F Rec F Rec Yds FR TD FF K Blk
Alan Ameche 3 1 0 0
Monte Brethauer 2 2 0 0 0
Dick Chorovich 0 1 3 0 0
L.G. Dupre 2 0 0 0
Doug Eggers 0 3 25 0 0
Tom Finnin 0 1 0 0 0
Harry Hugasian 1 0 0 0 0
Ken Jackson 0 1 0 0 0
Don Joyce 0 1 0 0 0
Gary Kerkorian 1 0 0 0
Jim Mutscheller 0 1 0 0
Bill Pellington 0 0 4 9 0 0
George Preas 0 1 0 0 0
George Shaw 6 2 0 0
Don Shula 0 0 2 26 0 0
Art Spinney 0 1 6 0 0
Carl Taseff 0 0 1 0 0 0
Buddy Young 1 1 0 0
Dick Young 2 1 0 0 0
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 24 69 0 0 0
Opponents 24 14

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick Int Fum Other FG XP 2 Pt Saf Points
Bert Rechichar 0 0 0 0 10 25 55
George Shaw 3 0 18
Buddy Young 1 1 0 0 0 12
Jim Mutscheller 7 0 42
Gary Kerkorian 1 0 1 9
Lloyd Colteryahn 3 0 18
L.G. Dupre 1 0 0 6
Alan Ameche 9 0 0 0 54
Totals 15 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 25 0 0 214
Opponents 18 12 0 0 10 29 239