Daddy Potts

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Bob "Daddy" Potts
Position: Tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1898-08-16)August 16, 1898
Place of birth: York County, South Carolina
Date of death: August 11, 1981(1981-08-11) (aged 82)
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight: 235 lb (107 kg)
Career information
College: Clemson University
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Won 1926 NFL Championship
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Robert Crockett "Daddy" Potts (August 16, 1898 – August 11, 1981)[1] was an American football player. He played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the Frankford Yellow Jackets in the 1926 NFL season. Potts won the 1926 NFL championship with the Yellow Jackets. Outside of the NFL, he played for the Millville Big Blue, a successful independent team out of New Jersey. In 1925 Rae and Millville (sometimes called the Haven-Villa of Winter Haven) played several pick-up games in Florida against the Tampa Cardinals, featuring Red Grange.[2]


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