Duluth Kelleys History

The Duluth Kelleys were a professional football team from 1923 until 1927, playing their final season in Duluth, Minnesota.

Duluth Kelleys by the Decades


The Duluth Kelleys' inaugural season was 1923. During the decade, the Kelleys had a record of 16-20-3 during the regular season and not a single game in the playoffs. They won zero division titles. In 1926, the Kelleys changed their name from the Duluth Kelleys to the Duluth Eskimos.

Duluth Kelleys Head Coaching History

Head Coach Years Record Win percentage Playoff record
Ernie Nevers 1927 1-8-0 11.1% 0-0
Dewey Scanlon 1924-1926 11-9-3 54.3% 0-0
Joey Sternaman 1923 4-3-0 57.1% 0-0

Franchise history

Franchise history guide

Seasons with a championship win Seasons with a conference championship