"George Stanley Halas, Sr.", nicknamed ""Papa Bear"" and ""Mr. Everything"", was a player, coach, owner and pioneer in professional American football. He was the iconic founder and owner of the National Football League's Chicago Bears. He was also lesser known as an inventor, jurist, producer, philanthropist, philatelist, and Major League Baseball player. Most notably, he is considered one of the original co-founders of the National Football League (NFL) in 1922.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous coaches! More George Halas on Wikipedia.