American Football Database
American Football Database
Dinger Doane
Fullback, end, guard, halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1893-10-14)October 14, 1893
Place of birth: Natick, Massachusetts, United States
Date of death: June 5, 1949(1949-06-05) (aged 55)[1]
Career information
College: Tufts University
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Cleveland Tigers (1920)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Stats at

Erling Eugene "Dinger" Doane (October 14, 1893 – June 5, 1949) was a professional football player. He played in the National Football League with the Cleveland Tigers, Milwaukee Badgers, Detroit Panthers, Pottsville Maroons, Providence Steam Roller and the New York Brickley Giants. Brickley's New York Giants are not related to the modern-day New York Giants. Prior to joining the NFL, Doane was a standout at Tufts University. He joined the pre-NFL Frankford Yellow Jackets briefly in 1921 for a game against the Union Quakers of Philadelphia.[2]