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Q: What was the name of the combined Philadelphia and Pittsburgh football team during World War 2?
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During WWII, the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers combined and were called the Phil-Pitt Steagles.1902 Philadelphia Phillies (original National Football League)1902 Philadelphia Athletics (original National Football League)1924 Frankford Yellow Jackets (National Football League)1933 Philadelphia Eagles (same team, new owner, new name) (NFL)1943 Due to a player shortage caused by WW II, the Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers temporarily merged into a single team, playing under the name of Eagles. The team was often referred to in the vernacular as the Steagles; however, the official NFL record book simply lists them as "Phil-Pitt" (NFL)

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Did the Pittsburgh Steelers and Eagels combine during World War 2?

Yes they combined to form a team called the Steagles. The Steelers also combined with the Chicago Cardinals during that time period. In 1943 the Steelers and Eagles combined to play as the Steagles. They split playing home games between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Their record was 5-4-1. The following season (1944), the Eagles went back to playing as the Eagles and the Steelers combined with the Chicago Cardinals to play as Card-Pitt and were known by the nickname Carpets. Their record was 0-10. Both teams went back to playing seperately in the 1945 season. These 'mergers' were due to World War II and the number of players the teams lost due to the War.

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What was the other name for the Pittsburgh Steelers during World War 2?

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