Vince McCarthy

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Vince McCarty
Date of birth (1899-11-03)November 3, 1899
Place of birth Illinois, United States
Date of death November 25, 1968(1968-11-25) (aged 69)
Place of death Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Career information
Position(s) Quarterback
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg)
College St. Viator
Career history
As player
1924–1926 Rock Island Independents
As general manager
1924–1926 Rock Island Independents
Career stats

Vincent John McCarthy (November 3, 1899 – November 1968) was a football player, who played for three years with the Rock Island Independents, of the National Football League and the first American Football League.

Once he became owner of the team in 1924, Dale Johnson made McCarthy, who was the team's back-up quarterback, his new general manager.[1]


  1. ^ Braunwart, Bob & Bob Carroll (1983). "The Rock Island Independents" (PDF). Coffin Corner. Professional Football Researchers Association. 5 (3): 1–7.