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Encyclopedia > 1930 NFL season

The 1930 NFL season was the 11th regular season of the National Football League. Prior to the season, Brooklyn businessmen William B. Dwyer and John C. Depler bought the Dayton Triangles, moved it, and renamed it the Brooklyn Dodgers. The regular season is a term used, primarily, in North American sports. ... The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... A map highlighting Brooklyn and the rest of New York City. ... Dayton Triangles of the National Football League played from 1920 to 1929. ... The Brooklyn Dodgers were an American Football team which was a member of the NFL from 1930 to 1943, and in 1944 as the Brooklyn Tigers. ...


Meanwhile, the Green Bay Packers were named the NFL champions for the second straight year after finished the season with the best record. Note: Basketball teams from Chicago and Anderson once used the name Packers as well. ...


Final standings

W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PCT= Winning Percentage


Note: Tie games were not officially counted in the standings until 1972

Team W L T PCT
Green Bay Packers 10 3 1 .769
New York Giants 13 4 0 .765
Chicago Bears 9 4 1 .692
Brooklyn Dodgers 7 4 1 .636
Providence Steam Roller 6 4 1 .600
Staten Island Stapletons 5 5 2 .500
Chicago Cardinals 5 6 2 .455
Portsmouth Spartans 5 6 3 .455
Frankford Yellow Jackets 4 13 1 .222
Minneapolis Red Jackets 1 7 1 .125
Newark Tornadoes 1 10 1 .091

Note: Basketball teams from Chicago and Anderson once used the name Packers as well. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Team Colors Royal Blue, Red, Gray, and White Head Coach Tom Coughlin Fight song {{{song}}} Mascot {{{mascot}}} League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1925-present) Eastern Division (1933-1949) American Conference (1950-1952) Eastern Conference (1953-1969) Century Division (1967; 1969) Capitol Division (1968) National... City Chicago, Illinois Team Colors Navy Blue, Orange, and White Head Coach Lovie Smith Fight song Bear Down, Chicago Bears Mascot Staley League/Conference affiliations Independent (1919) National Football League (1920-present) Western Division (1933-1949) National Conference (1950-1952) Western Conference (1953-1969) Central Division (1967-1969) National Football... The Brooklyn Dodgers were an American Football team which was a member of the NFL from 1930 to 1943, and in 1944 as the Brooklyn Tigers. ... The Providence Steam Roller (also referred to as the Providence Steam Rollers and incorrectly as the Providence Steamrollers) was an football team that played in Providence, Rhode Island in the National Football League from 1925 to 1931. ... Staten Island Stapletons played in the National Football League as such from 1929 to 1930. ... The Arizona Cardinals are a National Football League team based in Tempe, Arizona. ... The Detroit Lions are a National Football League team based in Detroit, Michigan. ... The Frankford Yellow Jackets were a team in the National Football League. ... Newark Tornadoes played the 1929 National Football League season in Orange, New Jersey as the Orange Tornadoes. ...

References

  • NFL Record and Fact Book (ISBN 193299436X)
  • NFL History 1921-1930 (Last accessed December 4, 2005)
  • Total Football: The Official Encyclopedia of the National Football League (ISBN 0062701746)
Preceded by:
1929 NFL season
NFL seasons
1930
Succeeded by:
1931 NFL season

 
 

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