Earl Potteiger

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Earl Potteiger
Date of birth (1893-02-11)February 11, 1893
Place of birth Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Date of death April 7, 1959(1959-04-07) (aged 68)
Place of death Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Career information
Position(s) Halfback
College Ursinus, Albright
Career history
As coach
1925
1927–1928
Kenosha Maroons
New York Giants
As player
1914–1919
1920
1920
1921
1921
1922
1924
1925–1928
Conshohocken Athletic Club
Union Club of Phoenixville
Buffalo All-Americans
Chicago Cardinals
Frankford Yellow Jackets
Milwaukee Badgers
Kenosha Maroons
New York Giants
Career highlights and awards
Career stats

William Earl Potteiger (February 11, 1893 – April 7, 1959) was an American football, baseball, and basketball player and coach. He played professionally in both baseball and football and coached professionally in basketball, baseball and football. Potteiger was player-coach for the New York Giants when they won their first National Football League championship in 1927. He also played minor league baseball from 1913 to 1917, in 1919, and from 1926 to 1927. He managed in the minors from 1926 to 1927 and in 1932.[1]

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