For the rugby union and rugby league footballer, see Stanley Powell.
Stan "Wrinkle Meat" Powell
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1889-02-11)February 11, 1889
Place of birth: Cherokee, North Carolina
Date of death: October 14, 1957(1957-10-14) (aged 68)
Place of death: Cherokee, North Carolina
Career information
College: Carlisle Indian, Haskell Indian
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Oorang Indians (1923)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Stats at
Stats at

Stancil Powell aka Wrinkle Meat (February 11, 1889 - October 14, 1957) was a professional football player who played in the National Football League during the 1923 season. That season, he joined the NFL's Oorang Indians. The Indians were a team based in LaRue, Ohio, composed only of Native Americans, and coached by Jim Thorpe. Powell was a member of the Cherokees.[1]


  • Whitman, Robert L. (1984). Jim Thorpe and the Oorang Indians: The N.F.L.'s Most Colorful Franchise. [Mount Gilead, OH]: Marion County Historical Society. OCLC 717439558.
  • Uniform Numbers of the NFL


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