Stillwell Saunooke
No. 12     
End / Wingback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1891-09-01)September 1, 1891
Place of birth: Whittier, North Carolina
Career information
College: Carlisle Indian
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Oorang Indians (1922)
Career highlights and awards
  • N/A
Stats at
Stats at

Stillwell Saunooke (September 1, 1891 - ?) was a professional football player who played in the National Football League during the 1922 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.[1] Saunooke attend and played college football at the Carlisle Indian School located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania and was a Cherokee.


  • 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


  1. The Oorang Indians Script error
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