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Heartley Anderson
Date of birth September 22, 1898(1898-09-22)
Place of birth Calumet, Michigan, United States
Date of death April 24, 1978 (age 79)
Place of death West Palm Beach, Florida
Position(s) Offensive guard
College Notre Dame
Honors NFL 1920s All-Decade Team
Regular season 23-11-0
Postseason 1-1
Career record 24-12-0
Playing stats DatabaseFootball
Coaching stats DatabaseFootball
Team(s) as a player
Chicago Bears
Cleveland Indians
Chicago Bears
Team(s) as a coach/administrator
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
NC State Wolfpack
Chicago Bears
College Football Hall of Fame

Heartley "Hunk" William Anderson (September 22, 1898 – April 24, 1978) was a college football coach at NC State, and Notre Dame. From 1931 to 1933, he served as the head football coach at Notre Dame, and compiled a 16-9-2 record. From 1934 to 1936, he coached at NC State, where he compiled an 11-17-1 record.

From 1918 to 1921, he was an offensive guard for the Notre Dame football team, under coach Knute Rockne. From 1922 to 1926, he played for the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Bears. In 1939, he coached for the Detroit Lions.

He was born in Calumet, Michigan, attended Calumet High School and played college football from 1918-1921. He was 5'11" and weighed 170 lbs. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1974.


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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Knute Rockne
University of Notre Dame Head Football Coach
Succeeded by
Elmer Layden
Preceded by
John P. "Clipper" Smith
NC State Head Football Coach
Succeeded by
Williams "Doc" Newton
Preceded by
George Halas
Chicago Bears Head Coaches
w/ Luke Johnsos

Succeeded by
George Halas


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