The 1936 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 1936 NFL season. Teams were selected by, among others, the NFL coaches (NFL),[1] the United Press (UP),[2] Collyer's Eye (CE),[3] and the Chicago Daily News (CDN).[3]

Four players were selected for the first team by all four selectors: Detroit Lions quarterback Dutch Clark; Boston Redskins halfback Cliff Battles; Chicago Bears end Bill Hewitt; and Green Bay Packers guard Lon Evans. Three others were selected for the first team by three selectors: Chicago Bears fullback Bronko Nagurski; Boston Redskins tackle Turk Edwards; and New York Giants center Mel Hein.


Position Player Team Selector(s)
Quarterback Dutch Clark Detroit Lions NFL-1, UP-1, CE-1, CDN-1
Quarterback Arnie Herber Green Bay Packers NFL-2, CE-2, CDN-1
Quarterback Riley Smith Boston Redskins NFL-2
Quarterback Bernie Masterson Chicago Bears CDN-2
Halfback Cliff Battles Boston Redskins NFL-1, UP-1, CE-1, CDN-1
Halfback Tuffy Leemans New York Giants NFL-1, UP-2 [quarterback], CE-1, CDN-2
Halfback Ernie Caddel Detroit Lions NFL-2, CDN-2
Halfback Beattie Feathers Chicago Bears UP-2, CE-2
Halfback George Grosvenor Chicago Cardinals UP-2
Halfback Ralph Kercheval Brooklyn Dodgers CE-2
Fullback Bronko Nagurski Chicago Bears NFL-2, UP-1, CE-1, CDN-1
Fullback Clarke Hinkle Green Bay Packers NFL-1, UP-1
Fullback Ace Gutowsky Detroit Lions UP-2, CE-2, CDN-2
End Bill Hewitt Chicago Bears NFL-1, UP-1, CE-1, CDN-1
End Milt Gantenbein Green Bay Packers NFL-2, UP-1, CE-2, CDN-1
End Don Hutson Green Bay Packers NFL-1, UP-2, CE-1, CDN-2
End Bill Smith Chicago Cardinals NFL-2, UP-2
End Joe Carter Philadelphia Eagles CE-2, CDN-2
Tackle Turk Edwards Boston Redskins NFL-1, UP-1, CDN-1
Tackle Ernie Smith Green Bay Packers NFL-1, UP-1
Tackle Joe Stydahar Chicago Bears NFL-2, UP-2, CE-1, CDN-2
Tackle George Christensen Detroit Lions NFL-2, CDN-1
Tackle Jack Johnson Detroit Lions CE-1
Tackle Armand Niccolai Pittsburgh Pirates UP-2
Tackle Jim MacMurdo Philadelphia Eagles CE-2
Tackle Ade Schwammel Green Bay Packers CE-2
Tackle Bill Lee Brooklyn Dodgers CDN-2
Guard Lon Evans Green Bay Packers NFL-1, UP-1, CE-1, CDN-1
Guard Ox Emerson Detroit Lions NFL-1, UP-1, CE-2
Guard George Rado Pittsburgh Pirates CE-1, CDN-2
Guard Bree Cuppoletti Chicago Cardinals NFL-2, UP-2, CDN-1
Guard Dan Fortmann Chicago Bears NFL-2, UP-2
Guard Ed Kahn Boston Redskins CE-2
Guard Les Olsson Boston Redskins CDN-2
Center Mel Hein New York Giants NFL-1, UP-2, CE-1, CDN-1
Center Frank Bausch Boston Redskins NFL-2, UP-1, CE-2
Center Ed Kawal Chicago Bears CDN-2


  1. ^ "Place Four Packers On Honor Grid Team: Earl Clark and Don Hutson Each Get 43 of 45 Points For All-Pro Team". Wausau Daily Record-Herald. December 19, 1936. p. 10.
  2. ^ "Four Packers Picked On Pro All-Star Eleven: Dutch Clark Regarded As Greatest Pro". The Sheboygan (WI) Press. December 18, 1936. p. 14.
  3. ^ a b "1936 NFL All-Pros". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 1, 2017.