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Fritz Pollard

Frederick Douglass Pollard

Position: TB-BB-WB
Height: 5-9    Weight: 165 lbs.

Born: January 27, 1894 in Chicago, IL
Died: May 11, 1986 in Silver Spring, MD
High School: Albert G. Lane Tech
College: Bates, Brown   (school history)    (Pollard college stats)
1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)
Inducted into Hall of Fame in 2005

Playing Record

Coaching Results

Year Age Tm Lg G W L T W-L% G plyf W plyf L plyf W-L% Rank Notes
1921 27 Akron Pros APFA 12 8 3 1 .727 3 co-coach with Elgie Tobin
1925 31 Hammond Pros NFL 1 0 1 0 .000 14
2 yrs 13 8 4 1 .667 0 0 0 8.5 Avg Finish
1 yr AKR 12 8 3 1 .727 0 0 0 3.0
1 yr HAM 1 0 1 0 .000 0 0 0 14.0

Games over .500: 4
Super Bowl Wins: 0
Overall Championships: 0
Conference Championships: 0
Division Championships: 0

Team's Ranks

Team Ranks in various categories, Lower ALWAYS indicates better performance.
Overall Offense Rushing Off Passing Off Defense Rushing Def Passing Def
Year Tm Tms WL% T/G Pts± Yds± Yds Pts GvA Att Yds TD Y/A FL Att Yds TD Int NY/A Yds Pts TkA Att Yds TD Y/A FR Att Yds TD Int nY/A
1921 AKR 21 3 1 2 1 1 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
1925 HAM 20 14 1 19 1 1 14 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
2 yrs %tile 63 100 53 100 100 60 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 53 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
1 yr AKR 90 100 95 100 100 86 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 95 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
1 yr HAM 35 100 10 100 100 35 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 10 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100

Coaching History

Year Age Level Employer Role
1921 27 NFL Akron Pros Head Coach
1925 31 NFL Hammond Pros Head Coach