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Schein, Joe

Joseph Schein

Schein played for Brown University in the late 1920s, and played one season in the NFL.

Birth and Death Dates:
b. November 11, 1910 - d. May 27, 1969

Career Highlights:
In 1928, Brown shut out four teams and outscored their opponents by a combined score of 167-72. They only lost one game that year -- 32-14 to Yale -- to end the season with a record of 8-1-0. The following year, Brown only had a record of 5-5-0.

In 1930, they started the season strong, winning six of their first eight games before losing to New Hampshire and Colgate in the final two games of the season to finish 6-3-1.

After graduating in 1931, Schein appeared in all 11 regular season games for the Providence Steam Roller, who had a record of 4-4-3 (sixth in the NFL). It was his only year in the NFL.

Brooklyn, New York

Career Dates:
Schein played as a lineman at Brown University from 1928-1930. He then played in the NFL as a tackle with the Providence Steam Roller in 1931.

Physical description:
5'10", 212 pounds

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The Encyclopedia of Football, by Roger Treat (New York: A.S. Barnes and Co., 1976 -- 14th Edition)
Total Football: The Official Encyclopedia of the National Football League, edited by Bob Carroll, Michael Gershman, David Neft, and John Thorn (New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1999)
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports, by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)