American Football Database
American Football Database
Johnny Armstrong
Personal information
Date of birth 1898
Place of birth Kansas
Date of death April 30, 1960(1960-04-30)
Place of death Dubuque, Iowa
Career information
Position(s) End, Halfback, Quarterback
College University of Dubuque
Head coaching record
Career record 5–2–2
Playing stats DatabaseFootball
Coaching stats DatabaseFootball
Team(s) as a player
1923–1926 Rock Island Independents
Team(s) as a coach/administrator
1924 Rock Island Independents

John A. Armstrong, Jr. (1898 – April 30, 1960)[1][2] was an American football player and coach. He played on the Rock Island Independents of the National Football League, and later the first American Football League, from 19231926.[1] In 1924, Armstrong coached the Independents to a 5–2–2 record, and a fifth-place finish.[3]


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