Robert Ingalls

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Robert Ingalls
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Ingalls from 1946 Cornhusker
No. 53
Position: Center
Personal information
Date of birth: (1919-01-17)January 17, 1919
Place of birth: Marblehead, Massachusetts
Date of death: April 8, 1970(1970-04-08) (aged 51)
Place of death: Willimantic, Connecticut
Career information
College: Michigan
NFL Draft: 1942 / Round: 18 / Pick: 169
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played–started: 10–6
Interceptions: 1
Touchdowns: 1
Player stats at

Donald Robert Ingalls (January 17, 1919 – April 8, 1970) was an American football player and coach. He played college football at the University of Michigan and was chosen by conference coaches as a second-team player on the Associated Press All-Big Ten Conference team in 1940.[1] He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the 18th round of the 1942 NFL Draft and played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the Packers for one season, in 1942.[2] Ingalls served as an assistant football coach at Nebraska in the 1940s. He served as the head football coach at the University of Connecticut from 1952 to 1963, compiling a record of 49–54–3. He died on April 8, 1970 at Windham Community Hospital in Willimantic, Connecticut.[3]


  1. ^ Earl Hilligan (November 24, 1940). "Harmon and Evashevski Repeat on AP's All-Big Ten: Michigan Stars Named for Third Year in a Row". St. Petersburg Times (AP story). p. 12. 
  2. ^ "Bob Ingalls Statistics". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved January 7, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Robert Ingalls, 51, Connecticut Coach". The New York Times. April 9, 1970. Retrieved June 28, 2011.