Ralph Scott
Date of birth: (1894-09-26)September 26, 1894
Place of birth: Dewey, Wisconsin, United States
Date of death: August 16, 1936(1936-08-16) (aged 41)
Place of death: Billings, Montana, United States
Career information
Position(s): Fullback/Guard/End/Tackle/Quarterback
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
College: Wisconsin
 As coach:
1926-1927 New York Yankees
 As player:
Chicago Staleys
Chicago Bears
New York Yankees
Career highlights and awards

Playing stats at
Coaching stats at Pro Football Reference

Ralph Vernon Scott (September 26, 1894 – August 16, 1936) was a professional football player in the first American Football League and the National Football League for the Chicago Staleys-Bears and the New York Yankees. Scott was a member of the 1921 Chicago Staleys APFA Championship team. In 1926 C. C. Pyle, began the AFL after a dispute with the NFL over the terms of granting himself a league franchise in New York City. Pyle eventually hired Scott as a player-coach the Yankees for an undisclosed amount of money.

Prior to playing professionally, Scott played college football at the University of Wisconsin. In 1920 Scott helped the Badgers to a 6-1 record. That year he was selected to the all-Big Ten Conference team and was an all-American Walter Camp selection. Scott was best remembered for his blocking ability.


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