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Stan Pincura (May 2, 1913 – February 12, 1979) was an
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American football
back in the
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for the
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. He played
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at the
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. Pincura was born in
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. After high school, Pincura attended Ohio State. Pincura made his professional debut in the second American Football League in 1936 with the Cleveland Rams. For the 1937 season the Rams moved into the NFL, and Pincura went with them. Even though the NFL confederation gave the membership to the same team owner, this NFL franchise officially became a detach entity because only four players of the team joined the NFL that was newly launched. No personnel of the team joined the NFL league. The four players were
Mike Sebastian Michael John "Lefty" Sebastian (June 7, 1910 – June 28, 1989) was an American football Halfback (American football), halfback in the National Football League for the Cincinnati Reds (NFL), Cincinnati Reds, Boston Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, P ...
,
Harry Mattos Harry Raymond Mattos (April 7, 1911 – February 5, 1992), nicknamed "The Horse" or "The Toe", was an American football halfback (American football), halfback in the National Football League (NFL) for the Green Bay Packers and the St. Louis Rams, ...
, Bud Cooper and Stan Pincura. Stan played for the Cleveland Rams for his entire two-year career.


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1913 births Players of American football from Ohio American football quarterbacks Cleveland Rams players
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1979 deaths Cleveland Rams (AFL) players {{quarterback-1910s-stub