Jim Thorpe

James Francis Wathohuck Thorpe
Born: May 28, 1887
Prague, OK USA
College: Carlisle Indian
High School: Carlisle Indian (Carlisle, PA)
Deceased: March 28, 1953
Lomita, CA
Coaching Career: 1920-1923
Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1963
Playing statistics

Jim Thorpe compiled a record of 14 wins and 25 losses and 2 ties in his coaching career with the Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians and Oorang Indians. He began coaching during the 1920 season and last coached during the 1923 campaign.


Coaching Record:

Regular Season Playoffs
Season League Team G W L T Win% G W L Win%
1920APFACanton Bulldogs13742.615
1921APFACleveland Indians8350.375
1922NFLOorang Indians9360.333
1923NFLOorang Indians111100.091
Totals4114252.366 000


- Pro Football Hall of Fame team All-1920s Team