Tom Gormley (American football)

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Tom Gormley
Born: (1891-08-09)August 9, 1891
Bridgeport, Connecticut
Died: July 24, 1951(1951-07-24) (aged 59)
Washington, D.C.
Career information
Position(s) Guard, Tackle
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 225 lb (102 kg)
College Catholic University
Career history
As coach
1923–1924 Catholic University
As player
1917–1919 Youngstown Patricians
1920 Canton Bulldogs
1920 Cleveland Tigers
1921 Washington Senators
1921 New York Brickley Giants

Thomas Francis Gormley (August 9, 1891 – July 24, 1951) was an American football player and coach. He played in the American Professional Football League (which became the National Football League in 1922) with the Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Tigers, Washington Senators and the New York Brickley Giants. Brickley's New York Giants are not related to the modern-day New York Giants.[1] He also played for the independent Youngstown Patricians from 1917 until 1919.[2]

Gormley played college football at Catholic University of America, Georgetown University, Ursinus College and Villanova University. He later became the head coach of the Catholic Cardinals football team.


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  2. ^ "The Story of the Patricians". Professional Football Researchers Association. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27. Retrieved 2007-03-05. 

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