Dinger Doane

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Dinger Doane
Born (1893-10-14)October 14, 1893
Natick, Massachusetts, United States
Died June 5, 1949(1949-06-05) (aged 55)[1]
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 190 pounds (86 kg)
Position(s) Fullback, end, guard, halfback
College Tufts University
Statistics
Teams
1920
1921
1921
1922–1924
1925–1926
1927
1927
Cleveland Tigers
New York Brickley Giants
Frankford Yellow Jackets
Milwaukee Badgers
Detroit Panthers
Pottsville Maroons
Providence Steam Roller

Erling Eugene "Dinger" Doane (October 14, 1893 – June 5, 1949) was a professional football player. He played in the National Football League with the Cleveland Tigers, Milwaukee Badgers, Detroit Panthers, Pottsville Maroons, Providence Steam Roller and the New York Brickley Giants. Brickley's New York Giants are not related to the modern-day New York Giants. Prior to joining the NFL, Doane was a standout at Tufts University. He joined the pre-NFL Frankford Yellow Jackets briefly in 1921 for a game against the Union Quakers of Philadelphia.[2]

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