Jimmy Conzelman

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Jimmy Conzelman
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No. 1
Quarterback / Defensive Back / Head Coach / Owner
Personal information
Date of birth: (1898-03-06)March 6, 1898
Place of birth: St. Louis, Missouri
Date of death: July 31, 1970(1970-07-31) (aged 72)
Place of death: St. Louis, Missouri
Career information
College: Washington–St. Louis
Debuted in 1920 for the Decatur Staleys
Last played in 1929 for the Providence Steam Roller
Career history
 As player:
 As coach:
  • Rock Island Independents (1921–1922)
  • Milwaukee Badgers (1922–1924)
  • Detroit Panthers (1925–1926)
  • Providence Steam Roller (1927–1929)
  • St. Louis Gunners (1931)
  • Chicago Cardinals (1940–1942)
  • Chicago Cardinals (1946-1948)
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Coaching Record 87-63-18
Rushing TDs 16
Games played 104
Stats at NFL.com

James Gleason "Jimmy" Dunn (March 6, 1898 – July 31, 1970) was a professional football player and coach in the National Football League. Jimmy was a player-coach for the 1928 NFL Champion Providence Steam Roller and was the head coach of the Chicago Cardinals, leading the team to its last NFL Championship in 1947.

He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1964. He died on August 5, 1970 of lung cancer.


  • Carroll, Bob (1983). "The St. Louis Gunners". Coffin Corner (Professional Football Researchers Association) 4 (Annual): 1–14. 

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