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 - Rock Island Independents Tackle Bears at Cub...
Rock Island Independents Tackle Bears at Cub Park Rock Islands Independents - who have an eye on the championship of the National Football league dash with the Chicago Bears at Cub Dark at 245 this afternoon In their recent games the Independents have been rolling up enormous scores having an attack that has smothered all opposition opposition Dayton last week fell before them to a 43 to 0 score the same team the Bears bad trouble defeating the week before 9 to 0 The Independents have a Dowerful line plunging set of backs who prefer a neavy neia ineir line Is made up of former college stars While not as weighty as some of the forward walls seen at the Cub park this season they are fast and shifty Their tackles Duke Slater of Iowa and Ed Healey of Dartmouth are considered the equal of any in the league and should give the Bears All American pair Scott of Wisconsin and Blacklock of the Mlchl gan Aggies a duel long to be remembered remembered Jimmy Conzelman quarter back of the Independents Is a brilliant flashy runner with the ball a superb tosser of passes and a great punter and drop kicker He combines the triple threat ROCKS LOOK MARI BOCX 1SLAXD I KB - Cfac BT euut B a Xru C K1K UG ivnrt 1T Ufltj LI tM Q B Coeselmaa BH Laser UU Mmm rB Gt1 BBABS GarrcT Stt iBoVnaa iMnom Smith BUcklock Halaa SterasaMUi E SUrmkmim tlchmU KK ur La o K a OBI U H BH rB and while he especially shines on a dry field can step lively under adverse conditions All three of the regular backs excel on line plunging and off tackle cracks Jerry Johnson of Morningslde and the Municipal pier and Dutch Lauer of Detroit Detroit university form an Ideal heavy slashing pair of half backs Detroit U also furnishes both ends Tlllle Voss and Walter Clago the former a player named by Walter Camp Boys under It years of age will be admitted to the bleachers today at half price

Clipped from Chicago Tribune19 Nov 1922, SunPage 5

Chicago Tribune (Chicago, Illinois)19 Nov 1922, SunPage 5
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