Shorty Barr

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Shorty Barr
Date of birth: November 30, 1897
Place of birth: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Date of death: April 26, 1957(1957-04-26) (aged 59)
Career information
Position(s): Quarterback, Head Coach
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight: 195 lb (88 kg)
College: Wisconsin
Organizations
As coach:
1926 Racine Tornadoes
As player:
1923-1924
1925
1926
Racine Legion
Milwaukee Badgers
Racine Tornadoes
Career stats
Playing stats at DatabaseFootball.com
Coaching stats at Pro Football Reference

Wallace Andre Barr (November 30, 1897 – April 26, 1957) was a professional football player in the National Football League for the Racine Legion and the Milwaukee Badgers. He was also a player-coach for the NFL's renamed Racine Tornadoes in 1926.

On November 25, 1923, as the quarterback for the Legion, Barr was tackled twice in the end zone during a game against the Chicago Cardinals causing the Cards to register a pair of safeties in the only 4 point game in NFL history. The Legion would go on to win the game though 10-4. In 1924 Barr punted 40 times for Racine and averaged 65 yards per punt.

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