George A. Kelly

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George A. Kelly
Sport(s) Football
Biographical details
Born (1883-04-16)April 16, 1883
Detroit, Michigan
Died April 1969 (aged 85–86)
Playing career
c. 1900s Detroit
Position(s) End, quarterback
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1907–1910 Detroit
Head coaching record
Overall 7–5–2

George A. Kelly (April 16, 1883 – April 1969) was an American football coach. He was an alumnus of the University of Detroit and Kentucky State University.[1] He later practiced law in Detroit in a partnership with Alex J. Groesbeck.[2]

Coaching career[edit]

Kelly was the head football at the University of Detroit Mercy . He held that position for three seasons, from 1907 until 1910. His coaching record at Detroit was 7–5–2.[3]


  1. ^ "COLLEGE SECURES COACH". Retrieved November 9, 2016. 
  2. ^ Russell, John Andrew (September 1, 2009). The Book of Michigan. Michigan Biographical Association. 
  3. ^ DeLassus, David. "Detroit Coaching Records". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved November 29, 2010.