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What Happened On Wednesday Aug 9, 1955 In NFL


1955 All Fantasy Team
Player Pos Team Fantasy Avg.
Tobin Rote QB Packers 17.75
Alan Ameche RB Colts 13.10
Ray Renfro WR Browns 7.26
Tom Fears TE Rams 3.37
Fred Cone K Packers 6.74
There were no professional football games played on Aug 9, 1955. The top fantasy performance ever on this date was Tyson Thompson who had 9.85 points on Aug 9, 2007 against the Indianapolis Colts.

There was 1 player born on this date: Doug Williams, and 88 total players who share this birthday including: Joe Kozlowsky, Paul McNulty and Chuck Bennett.

The pro football champion in 1955 was the Cleveland Browns who defeated the Los Angeles Rams in the NFL Championship. The stat leaders for the year were: Jim Finks (pass yds), Alan Ameche (rush yds) and Pete Pihos (rec yds). The top fantasy players of '55 were Tobin Rote, Otto Graham, Jim Finks, Y.A. Tittle and George Shaw

The top pick in the 1955 draft was George Shaw by the Baltimore Colts.
Pro Football Players Born on Aug 9, 1955
Player Pos Fantasy Avg. Played
Doug Williams QB 15.09 1978 - 1989
Players Who Share This Birthday (Aug 9)
Player Pos Year Born Played
Joe KozlowskyOL 1901 1925 - 1930
Paul McNultyDL 1902 1924 - 1925
Chuck BennettDB 1907 1930 - 1933
Hal HilpirtDL 1908 1930 - 1933
Fred RattermanRB 1912 1934
John McCarthyDB 1916 1944
Roman PiskorOL 1917 1946 - 1948
Sonny LilesLB 1919 1943 - 1945
Ray ProchaskaDL 1919 1941
Dan RogasOL 1926 1951 - 1952
Leo Skladany 1927 1949 - 1950
Jack CrittendonDL 1930 1954
Gene LipscombDL 1931 1953 - 1962
Bill ForesterLB 1932 1953 - 1963
Pete JohnsonDB 1937 1959
Charlie GrangerOL 1938 1961
Dick LageDL 1939 1961
Don ParkerOL 1944 1967
Eugene WrenRB 1945 1969
Chip MyersWR 1945 1967 - 1976
Bill SabatinoDL 1945 1968 - 1969
Jim KiickRB 1946 1968 - 1977
Dwayne CrumpDB 1950 1973 - 1976
Steve ColavitoLB 1951 1975
Bill BainOL 1952 1975 - 1986
Jim Testerman 1953
Henry MarshallWR 1954 1976 - 1987
Doug WilliamsQB 1955 1978 - 1989
Jimmy ChildsWR 1956 1978 - 1979
Joe PellegriniDL 1956 1978 - 1979
Larry CoombsOL 1957 1980
Mike WhittingtonLB 1958 1980 - 1983
Pete KuglerDL 1959 1981 - 1990
James HaynesLB 1960 1984 - 1989
Darryl ClarkRB 1961 1987
Kevin MackRB 1962 1985 - 1993
Greg OrtonOL 1962 1987
Louis LippsWR 1962 1984 - 1992
Alonzo WilliamsRB 1963 1987
Ron TiltonOL 1963 1986 - 1988
Steve SuperickP 1963 1987
Chris MillerQB 1965 1987 - 1999
Artis Jackson 1965
Gerry Gdowski 1967
Deion SandersWR 1967 1989 - 2005
Gary WellmanWR 1967 1991 - 1994
Jarrod BunchRB 1968 1991 - 1994
Chris HakelQB 1969 1992 - 1993
Ephesians BartleyLB 1969 1992
Royce NelsonOL 1970 1993
George RooksDL 1970 1992
Alan HallerDB 1970 1992 - 1995
Darren StudstillDB 1970 1994 - 1996
Chris GedneyTE 1970 1993 - 2000
Eric ZomaltDB 1972 1994 - 1996
Denard WalkerDB 1973 1997 - 2005
Jay HagoodOL 1973 1997
James McKeehanTE 1973 1995 - 1997
Tremayne AllenTE 1974 1997 - 1998
Josh WilliamsDL 1976 2000 - 2005
Adewale OgunleyeDL 1977 2000 - 2010
Hunter SmithP 1977 1999 - 2010
Tony StewartTE 1979 2001 - 2009
Kliff KingsburyQB 1979 2003 - 2005
James ThorntonDB 1979 1988 - 1995
Travis ScottOL 1979 2002 - 2004
Pasha JacksonLB 1982 2006
Danieal ManningDB 1982 2006 - 2013
Travis LeitkoDL 1983
Tyler PalkoQB 1983 2007 - 2011
Lamart BarrettWR 1983
Rodney HannahTE 1984 2008
Matt MooreQB 1984 2007 - 2013
JaMarcus RussellQB 1985 2007 - 2009
Chandler WilliamsWR 1985 2008 - 2010
David RoachDB 1985 2008 - 2010
Steven FridayLB 1986
Mike BerryOL 1988
Emanuel DavisDB 1988
Anthony CastonzoOL 1988 2011 - 2013
Michael SmithRB 1988 2012 - 2013
Caleb SturgisK 1989 2013
Niles PaulWR 1989 2011 - 2013
Cordell BellOL 1990
Quinton PattonWR 1990 2013
Denicos AllenLB 1990
Dann O'NeillOL 1990
Dri ArcherRB 1991
Aug 9, 1955 Football Games
No Games Played
Top Fantasy Games on Aug 9, 1955
Player Pos Stats Fantasy Pnts.
No Fantasy Game Data
Top Fantasy Games on this Day (Aug 9)
Player Pos Stats Fantasy Pnts.
Tyson Thompson RB Aug 9, 2007 9.85
Josh Betts QB Aug 9, 2007 9.05
Martin Gramatica K Aug 9, 2007 7.00
Trent Shelton WR Aug 9, 2007 6.50
Keith Davis DB Aug 9, 2007 6.00
1955 Pro Football Champion
NFL Championship (Dec 26, 1955)Cleveland Browns 38 @ Los Angeles Rams 14
1955 Stat Leaders
Player Team Cat Stat
Jim Finks Pittsburgh Steelers Passing Yds 2,270
Tobin Rote Green Bay Packers Passing Tds 17
Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts Rushing Yds 961
Alan Ameche Baltimore Colts Rushing Tds 9
Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles Receiving Yds 864
Harlon Hill Chicago Bears Receiving Tds 9
Pete Pihos Philadelphia Eagles Receptions 62
Fred Cone Green Bay Packers FGs Made 16
George Blanda Chicago Bears XPs Made 37
1955 Fantasy Leaders
Player Pos Team Fantasy Pnts.
Tobin Rote QB Packers 17.75
Otto Graham DB Browns 14.93
Jim Finks DB Steelers 14.59
Y.A. Tittle QB 49ers 14.30
George Shaw QB Colts 13.12
1955 Top Draft Pick
Player Pos Team College
George Shaw QB Baltimore Colts Oregon
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