Faye Abbott

Coaching Record

Years Coached Record Win % Playoff record Playoff win %
2 0-13-0 0.00% 0-0 0.00%


Career Summary

Faye Abbott was a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) from 1928 to 1929, finishing his career as the head coach of the Dayton Triangles. Over his two years of coaching his teams compiled a cumulative win/loss record of 0-13-0. He was the head coach of the Dayton Triangles from 1928 until the 1929 season, during which time the Triangles went 0-13-0. During his career he was a head coach for two seasons.

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 Position Record Playoff record
1929 Dayton Triangles Head Coach 0-6-0 0-0
1928 Dayton Triangles Head Coach 0-7-0 0-0

Coach history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship

Coach facts

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