American Football Database
Don Irwin
No. 23     
Fullback / Halfback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1913-07-22)July 22, 1913
Place of birth: New York City, New York
Date of death: June 8, 1983(1983-06-08) (aged 69)
Place of death: Detroit, Michigan
Career information
College: Colgate
NFL Draft: 1936 / Round: 7 / Pick: 56
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Boston/Washington Redskins (19361939)
Career highlights and awards
* NFL champion (1937)
Rushing yards     586
Average     3.4
Touchdowns     6
Stats at
Stats at

Donald Emerson Irwin (July 22, 1913 – June 8, 1983) was an American football running back in the National Football League (NFL) for the Boston/Washington Redskins. He played college football at Colgate University and was drafted in the seventh round of the 1936 NFL Draft.[1]


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