1929 Orange Tornadoes season

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1929 Orange Tornadoes season
Head coach Jack Depler
Results
Record 3–5–4
League place 8th in NFL

The 1929 Orange Tornadoes season was their first in the league. The team went 3–5–4,[1] finishing eighth in the league.

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Result
1 September 29, 1929 New York Giants T 0–0
2 October 6, 1929 Boston Bulldogs W 7–0
3 October 13, 1929 at Providence Steam Roller L 7–0
4 October 19, 1929 at Frankford Yellow Jackets T 6–6
5 October 20, 1929 at Boston Bulldogs W 19–13
6 October 29, 1929 at Boston Bulldogs L 6–0
7 November 3, 1929 at Staten Island Stapletons T 0–0
8 November 10, 1929 at New York Giants L 22–0
9 November 17, 1929 Frankford Yellow Jackets T 0–0
10 December 1, 1929 Staten Island Stapletons W 3–0
11 December 8, 1929 Chicago Cardinals L 26–0
12 December 14, 1929 Frankford Yellow Jackets L 10–0

Standings[edit]

NFL standings
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Green Bay Packers 12 0 1 1.000 198 22 W2
New York Giants 13 1 1 .929 312 86 W4
Frankford Yellow Jackets 9 4 5 .692 129 128 W1
Chicago Cardinals 6 6 1 .500 154 83 W1
Boston Bulldogs 4 4 0 .500 98 73 L1
Staten Island Stapletons 3 4 3 .429 89 65 L2
Orange Tornadoes 3 4 4 .429 35 80 L1
Providence Steam Roller 4 6 2 .400 107 117 L1
Chicago Bears 4 9 2 .308 119 227 L1
Buffalo Bisons 1 7 1 .125 48 142 W1
Minneapolis Red Jackets 1 9 0 .100 48 185 L7
Dayton Triangles 0 6 0 .000 7 136 L6

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

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