1941 All-Pro Team

The 1941 All-Pro Team consisted of American football players chosen by various selectors for the All-Pro team of the National Football League (NFL) for the 1941 NFL season. Teams were selected by, among others, the so-called "official" All-Pro team selected by a committee of professional football writers for the NFL (NFL),[1][2] the sports writers of the Associated Press (AP),[3] the United Press (UP),[4] Collyer's Eye (CE),[5] the New York Daily News (NYDN),[5] and the Chicago Herald American.[5]

Players displayed in bold were consensus first-team selections. Five players were named to the first team by all six selectors: Green Bay Packers halfback Cecil Isbell; Chicago Bears halfback George McAfee; Green Bay Packers end Don Hutson; Chicago Bears guard Dan Fortmann; and Chicago Bears center Bulldog Turner.

Position Player Team Selector(s)
Quarterback Sid Luckman Chicago Bears NFL-1, AP-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Halfback Cecil Isbell Green Bay Packers NFL-1, AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Halfback George McAfee Chicago Bears NFL-1, AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Halfback Ward Cuff New York Giants UP-1
Fullback Pug Manders Brooklyn Dodgers AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1
Fullback Clarke Hinkle Green Bay Packers NFL-1
Fullback Bill Osmanski Chicago Bears CE-1
Fullback Norm Standlee Chicago Bears CHA-1
End Don Hutson Green Bay Packers NFL-1, AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
End Perry Schwartz Brooklyn Dodgers NFL-1, AP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1
End Dick Plasman Chicago Bears UP-1
End Jim Lee Howell New York Giants CHA-1
Tackle Bruiser Kinard Brooklyn Dodgers NFL-1, UP-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Tackle Willie Wilkin Washington Redskins NFL-1, AP-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Tackle John Mellus New York Giants AP-1, CE-1
Tackle Baby Ray Green Bay Packers UP-1, CE-1
Guard Dan Fortmann Chicago Bears NFL-1, AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1
Guard Joe Kuharich Chicago Cardinals NFL-1, AP-1, CE-1, CHA-1
Guard Riley Matheson Cleveland Rams UP-1
Guard Bob Suffridge Philadelphia Eagles NYDN-1
Center Bulldog Turner Chicago Bears NFL-1, AP-1, UP-1, CE-1, NYDN-1, CHA-1

References

  1. ^ "All-National Pro Stars". The Times Herald (Port Huron, MI). December 30, 1941. p. 11.
  2. ^ "Four ChiBears Named On All-Pro Loop Team". The Times Herald (Port Huron, MI). December 30, 1941. p. 11.
  3. ^ Dillon Graham (December 9, 1940). "4 Bears Chosen on All-Loop Pro Team". Ironwood (MI) Daily Globe. p. 10.
  4. ^ George Kirksey (December 12, 1941). "Bears, Packers Top All-Star Pro Gridders". Arizona Republic. p. 21.
  5. ^ a b c "1941 NFL All-Pros". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 4, 2017.

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