Conzelman Is Made Manager

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Conzelman Is Made Manager - CONZLEMAN IS MADE MANAGER Former Staley Player...
CONZLEMAN IS MADE MANAGER Former Staley Player To Handle Rock Island Football Team ROCK ISLAND, Oct. 20. Jimmy Conzelman, star quarterback and long regarded aa the brains of the Rock Island Independent , football team, has been appointed captain and coach of the Islanders to succeed Coughlin, who was released Tuesday. Hayes and Malone, former Notre Dame players, were also given the ax by 'Manager Flannigan. The men were given the blue slip chiefly for their failure to make arrangements to train with the squad during the week, although Coughlin's playing at tackle was also a disappointment Didn't Give Beat. Flannigan declared today that Coughlin did not give the club the best that was in him while he was In the game and furthermore refused to arrange his affairs so he could be in Rock Island to coach the team. The Rock Island manager claimed that Coughlin absolutely failed to live up to his contract. "He had the ability but always played an 1 should worry' game," asserted Flannigan. "He would take no chances and the result was that he was a weak spot on the line." Hayes and Malone. Flannigan stated, always gave their best but were unable to be in . Rock Island for training. All Here Now. Every man on the Rock Island squad now makes his home In Rock Island and is in a position to attend the dally workouts of the team. The new men signed recently by Flannl-j a of Is

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  1. The Decatur Herald,
  2. 21 Oct 1921, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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