Philadelphia Eagles Championship
Stirs memories of Conshohocken’s Professional Football Teams
By Jack Coll
John Kelly, Former East Falls resident, well known oarsman and father of Princess Grace Kelly was a running back for the Conshohocken Professionals in 1917.
The Conshohocken professional football team were Eastern Seaboard Champions in 1919. Their team photo hangs in the Halls of the Professional Football Hall of Fame located in Canton Ohio on a rotating basis. (if you get the chance check out the Hall of Fame)