1921 Evansville Crimson Giants season

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1921 Evansville Crimson Giants season
Head coach Frank Fausch
Home field Bosse Field
Results
Record 7–2–1 Overall
3–2 APFA
Division place 6th APFA
Playoff finish No playoffs until 1932
Timeline
Previous season Next season
N/A 1922

The 1921 Evansville Crimson Giants season was their inaugural in the National Football League. The team finished with a 3–2 record against NFL teams,[1] and finished in sixth place in the standings.,[2]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 October 2, 1921 Louisville Brecks W 21–0
2 October 9, 1921 Muncie Flyers W 14–0
3 October 16, 1921 at Hammond Pros L 3–0
October 23, 1921 New Albany Calumet Indians W 90–0
October 30, 1921 Camp Knox Officers W 90–0
4 November 6, 1921 at Green Bay Packers L 43–6
November 11, 1921 Kentucky All-Stars W 7–0
5 November 27, 1921 Cincinnati Celts W 48–0
December 4, 1921 Indianapolis Football Club W 17–0
December 18, 1921 Paducah Alumni T 0–0
  • Games in italics are against non-NFL teams.

Standings[edit]

APFA
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Chicago Staleys 9 1 1 .900 128 53 T-1
Buffalo All-Americans 9 1 2 .900 211 29 L-1
Akron Pros 8 3 1 .727 148 31 W-1
Canton Bulldogs 5 2 3 .714 106 55 W-1
Rock Island Independents 4 2 1 .667 65 30 L-1
Evansville Crimson Giants 3 2 0 .600 89 46 W-1
Green Bay Packers 3 2 1 .600 70 55 L-1
Chicago Cardinals 3 3 2 .500 54 53 T-1
Dayton Triangles 4 4 1 .500 96 67 L-1
Rochester Jeffersons 2 3 0 .400 85 76 W-2
Cleveland Indians 3 5 0 .375 95 58 L-1
Washington Senators 1 2 0 .333 21 43 L-1
Hammond Pros 1 3 1 .250 17 45 L-2
Minneapolis Marines 1 3 0 .250 37 41 L-1
Cincinnati Celts 1 3 0 .250 14 117 L-2
Detroit Tigers 1 5 1 .167 19 109 L-5
Columbus Panhandles 1 8 0 .111 47 222 W-1
Muncie Flyers 0 2 0 .000 0 28 L-2
Tonawanda Kardex 0 1 0 .000 0 45 L-1
New York Brickley Giants 0 2 0 .000 0 72 L-2
Louisville Brecks 0 2 0 .000 0 27 L-2

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