Faye Abbott

Cumulative stats (All positions)

Years Coached Wins / Losses / Ties Win % Playoff wins / Playoff losses Playoff win % Championship wins
2 0-13-0 0.00% 0-0 0.00% 0

Coaching Tree


College Career

Prior to his professional career, Abbott played college football at Syracuse University. Abbott won letters from Syracuse in 1919 and 1920.

Professional Career

Abbott played nine seasons professionally with the Dayton Triangles (1921-1929) as a versatile player. Over the course of his career, he saw time as quarterback, wingback, tailback, fullback, blocking back, punter, kicker, and returner.

During the last two years of his career, Abbott also served as head coach of the Triangles. The team went 0-7 and 0-6 in his two seasons as head coach. After the 1929 season, Abbott left football and the Triangles relocated and become the Brooklyn Dodgers.


Year Franchise Position Wins / Losses / Ties Playoff wins / Playoff losses Championship win
1929 Dayton Triangles Head Coach 0-6-0 0-0
1928 Dayton Triangles Head Coach 0-7-0 0-0

Fun Facts

  • Faye Abbott One of twenty nine coaches to never win a game, but leads that group in the number of games coached.