Dewey Scanlon

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Dewey Scanlon
Date of birth (1899-08-16)August 16, 1899
Place of birth Duluth, Minnesota
Date of death September 24, 1944(1944-09-24) (aged 45)
Place of death St. Louis County, Minnesota
Career information
Position(s) Wingback
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 192 lb (87 kg)
College Valparaiso
Career history
As coach
1924–1925 Duluth Kelleys
1926 Duluth Eskimos
1929 Chicago Cardinals
As player
1926 Duluth Eskimos
Career stats

Dewey D. Scanlon (August 16, 1899 – September 24, 1944) was an American football coach, and was the head coach for the National Football League's Duluth Kelleys/Eskimos from 1924 to 1926 and for the Chicago Cardinals in 1929. As an NFL head coach, he compiled a record of 17–15–4 in four seasons. He also appeared in one game as a wingback for Duluth in 1926. Scanlon was born in Duluth, Minnesota and attended Valparaiso University.


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