Pard Pearce

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Pard Pearce
Date of birth (1896-10-23)October 23, 1896
Place of birth Providence, Rhode Island
Date of death May 24, 1974(1974-05-24) (aged 77)
Career information
Position(s) Quarterback
College University of Pennsylvania
Career history
As player
1920 Decatur Staleys
1921 Chicago Staleys
1922 Chicago Bears
1924 Kenosha Maroons
1925 Providence Steam Roller

Walter Irving "Pard" Pearce was a professional American football player who played quarterback for six seasons for the Decatur Staleys, the Chicago Staleys, the Chicago Bears, the Kenosha Maroons, and the Providence Steam Roller. Pearce was the first starting quarterback for the Bears in team history.