American Football League

American Football League | 1926

AFL 1926

 

P W L T PF PA PCT
Philadelphia Quakers 9 7 2 0 .778
New York Yankees 14 9 5 0 .643
Cleveland Panthers 5 3 2 0 .600
Los Angeles Wildcats 14 6 6 2 .500
Chicago Bulls 14 5 6 3 .455
Boston Bulldogs 6 2 4 0 .333
Rock Island Independents 8 2 5 1 .286
Brooklyn Horsemen 4 1 3 0 .250
Newark Bears 6 0 4 2 .000

Reference: [1]

About

The American Football League of 1926 was the first Major League rival to the NFL to use the AFL name. It lasted one season, and was won by Philadelphia Quakers. It featured one ex-NFL team in the Rock Island Independents who transfered over for the season from the NFL.

References

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Websites

 

[1] Pro Football Hall of Fame (2005) American Football League Standings (1926) [Internet] Available from: http://www.profootballhof.com/news/american-football-league-standings-1926/ [Accessed 5 June 2017]

 

 

Acknowledgements

 

Thanks to John Wills, Jean-Paul O’Flynn, John Kane, John Cummins, John Morahan & John Doody

 

About this document

 

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

World Gridiron Archive

Last Updated: 27 January 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and World Gridiron Archive 2019

You may quote this document in part provided that proper acknowledgement is given to the authors. All Rights Resereved.

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