? Who made the longest run from scrimmage in a playoff game? The longest kickoff return? The longest punt return?
?Elmer Angsman, of the Chicago Cardinals, twice ran 70 yards from scrimmage against the Eagles in 1947. Washington's Max Krause returned a kickoff 62 yards against the Bears in 1940. Charlie Trippi, of the Cardinals, returned a punt 75 yards for a touchdown in the 1947 game.
? What player threw the longest pass in a playoff game?
? Bob Waterfield combined with Glenn Davis for an 82-yard touchdown pass for the Los Angeles Rams in 1950 against the Browns.
? Who holds the record for the most field goals in one playoff game? The longest field goal?
?Four players have kicked three field goals in one game: the Bears' Jack Manders in 1933, the Bears' Bob Snyder in 1941, the Browns' Lou Groza in 1953 and the Giants' Pat Summerall in 1959. Groza kicked a 52-yard field goal against the L.A. Rams in 1951.
? Has anyone ever scored three touchdowns in a playoff game?
?Yes. Otto Graham not only passed for three touchdowns against Detroit in 1954, he also set a record by running for three touchdowns. Graham, who was far better known as a passer, averaged 4.7 yards each time he carried the ball in playoff games (222 yards gained in 47 attempts).
? Has any team ever failed to complete a single forward pass in a playoff game?
?No, but two teams—the 1935 Lions (against the Giants) and the 1948 Eagles (against the Chicago Cardinals)—completed only two passes. Both, strangely enough, won their games.