Arrowhead (American football)

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This article is about the player. For the American football venue in Kansas City, see Arrowhead Stadium.
Arrowhead
Born United States
Died Unknown
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight 160 pounds (73 kg)
Position(s) End
College Miami (Ohio)
Jersey #(s) 14
Statistics
Teams
1923 Oorang Indians

Arrowhead was a professional football player who played in the National Football League during the 1923 season. That season he joined the NFL's Oorang Indians. The Indians were a team based in LaRue, Ohio, composed only of Native Americans, and coached by Jim Thorpe. Arrowhead was a member of the Chippewas.[1]

He played in only 4 games in 1923 with the Indians, however he scored 2 touchdowns during that time. On November 11, 1923 Arrowhead caught a pass from Thorpe for the Indians only score in 14-7 loss to the St. Louis Gunners. On December 2, 1923 he caught a 15 yard pass from Emmett McLemore for a score in a 22-19 loss to the Chicago Cardinals.[1][2]

References[edit]

  • Whitman, Robert L. (1984). Jim Thorpe and the Oorang Indians: The N.F.L.'s Most Colorful Franchise. [Mount Gilead, OH]: Marion County Historical Society. OCLC 717439558. 
  • Uniform Numbers of the NFL

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "The Oorang Indians" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-03-17. 
  2. ^ [1][dead link]