Curly Lambeau Football League
12-23-2019
#59|Don Poppowell Center
Cleveland Ironmen (2013, Age 34)
BIOGRAPHICAL DATA
Total Rating A-  Help Conditioning 95%
Status Retired (2013) Potential
Age 40 Born 05-12-1979 in Cleveland, OH
Drafted Round 1, Pick 3 (2000) Experience 14 Years (248 Wks)
College South Dakota University, 2001 Salary 5519 ($11.113M/2019 $)
OFFENSE DEFENSE SPEC TEAMS
Throw Power Catching Pass Cover Kick Power
Throw Acc B- Pass Blocking A- Run Cover Kick Acc C-
Carrying D- Run Blocking A- Tackling C- Kick Return D-
        Pursuit    
PHYSICAL MENTAL DEXTERITY
Speed Stamina B- Execution A- Agility
Strength B+ Health Aggressiveness C+ Hands
Jumping D+     Attitude A- Break Tackle D+
ROLES
QB C- C A- DT SS D+ K GUN C-
WR G DE C- FS D+ P KR
HB/TB T ILB CB D+ LS B+ KRB
FB TE OLB H B+ HT B- KOS D-
YearTypeQBRBWRTECGTDTDELBCBSKPST
2000Game     1.4631.337.5       
2001Game    522.1 34.18.1       
2002Game    353.46.85.05.6       
2003Game    504.52.08.527.4       
2004Game    476.7 8.527.4       
2005Game    465.10.87.637.1       
2006Game    394.6 9.025.9       
2007Game    458.2 8.012.1       
2008Game    546.8 7.024.6       
2009Game    227.51.411.318.0       
2010Game    475.8 6.329.6       
2011Game    534.96.57.0        
2012Game   5.9511.91.68.7        
2013Game   12.6286.2 3.8        
Numbers in this table represent the number of minutes played at each position. ST represents special teams positions other than K or P.

Career Transactions
DateTransaction
02-28-2014Don Poppowell has retired from the Cleveland Ironmen.
01-12-2014The Cleveland Ironmen have placed Don Poppowell on the Injured Reserve list for the remainder of the season.
01-12-2014The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
01-12-2014The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the inactive roster.
01-12-2014The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
01-12-2014Don Poppowell of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a knee derangement and is expected to be out for approximately 28 days.
12-30-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the inactive roster.
12-15-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
12-15-2013Don Poppowell of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a finger fracture and is expected to be out for approximately 21 days.
12-09-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell and Bob Jeter to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake and Soupy Sales to the inactive roster.
11-17-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Ross Uhlenhake to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
11-17-2013Don Poppowell of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a shoulder muscle strain and is expected to be out for approximately 25 days.
09-02-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Van Brownson, John Mackey, Andy Ballantine, Don Poppowell, Elijah Pitts, Dick Himes, Terry Falcon, Leland Glass, Chuck Guy, and Fair Hooker to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rudy Bukich, Tom Mandarich, Monte Clark, Rod Huntley, Bobby McCrory, Mike LaHood, Slappy White, Blaise Alexander, Mickey Slaughter, and Bake Turner to the inactive roster.
08-05-2013The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Warren Milks, Matt Stringer, Bake Bellamy, Larry Mercer, Chris Maloney, and Ray Wallace to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Chuck Guy, Fair Hooker, Jack Tatum, Mike Guess, Gene Krupa, and Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
08-20-2012The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Delroy Wilma to the inactive roster.
08-06-2012The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Mike LaHood, Herbie Crockett, Jesse Owens, Roger Olive, Dave Munchak, Marmaduke Trent, Glen Ray Hines, David Holmes, Bruce Landon, Bill Orduna, Ray Moody, Ed Cotton, Moe Racine, Grant Lee, Delroy Wilma, and Tom Mandarich to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Andy Ballantine, Gene Krupa, Lionel Taylor, Dickie Post, Warren Wells, John Mackey, Ross Uhlenhake, Roger Pillath, Fair Hooker, Dick Himes, Don Poppowell, Bruce Tarbox, Terry Falcon, Roman Gabriel, Leland Glass, and Bobby McCrory to the inactive roster.
09-05-2011The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rickey Orange, John Mackey, Andy Ballantine, Don Poppowell, Bob Babich, Dick Himes, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Bob Jeter, Roman Gabriel, Bobby McCrory, Tom Day, Dick Butkus, Chuck Guy, and Fair Hooker to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill Story, Frank Morris, Jim LeClair, Happy Hairston, Wilson Whitley, Joe Niagara, Marmaduke Trent, Roland Miles, Herbie Crockett, Mike Fox, Albert Anastasia, Mike LaHood, Carl White, Reg Thomas, and Ralph Graham to the inactive roster.
08-08-2011The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Dave Munchak, Curtis Nolan, Marmaduke Trent, Herbie Crockett, Tom Tagliaferri, Jesse Owens, Carl White, Grant Lee, Bryan Babinecz, Honor Budrewicz, Jack Mackalavage, and Bruce Landon to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bruce Tarbox, John Mackey, John Van Boxmeer, Don Poppowell, Warren Wells, Dick Himes, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Terry Falcon, Bobby McCrory, Leland Glass, and Fair Hooker to the inactive roster.
09-06-2010The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Fair Hooker, Joe Niagara, Bobby McCrory, Joe Lukens, John Mackey, Moe Racine, Rod Huntley, Terry Falcon, Don Poppowell, Monte Clark, and Lionel Taylor to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Herbie Crockett, Van Brownson, Carl White, Roger Pillath, Glen Ray Hines, Reg Thomas, Gene Krupa, Marmaduke Trent, Bruce Landon, Jim House, Jesse Owens, and Cool Papa Bell to the inactive roster.
05-02-2010The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Dave Munchak, Sal Pillath, Dave Green, Jim Kregel, Jim Haddix, Ray Mix, Ron Colter, J.T. Diem, I.M. Hipp, Jim Polisky, Francis Peay, Todd McKinnie, Chris Brown, Carl White, Grant Lee, Jack Mackalavage, Jim Chevrolet, and Ron Vander Kelen to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Moe Racine, John Mackey, Andy Ballantine, John Van Boxmeer, Don Poppowell, Monte Clark, Joe Niagara, Augie Pabst, Dick Himes, Joe Lukens, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Terry Falcon, Bobby McCrory, Leland Glass, Don Trull, Chuck Guy, and Fair Hooker to the inactive roster.
09-07-2009The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Joe Lukens, John Mackey, Augie Pabst, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Bobby McCrory, Don Trull, and Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bruce Landon, Ray Mix, I.M. Hipp, Delroy Wilma, Jim Chevrolet, Rudy Bukich, Grant Lee, and John Frank to the inactive roster.
08-10-2009The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Russell Crafts, Delroy Wilma, Rudy Bukich, Charlie Greer, Jim Kregel, Orman Cunningham, Tom Garden, Roy Blue, Johnny Moffett, Chris Bragonier, Tony Adams, Ray Mix, Donnie Pearson, Ross Bjork, Ron Colter, Gene Krupa, Dan Justin, Dutch Collie, Steve Walter, Francis Peay, Dave Moore, Drake Harbour, Grant Lee, John Frank, Michael London, Jack Mackalavage, and Jim Chevrolet to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Moe Racine, Lamar Lundy, Jack Tatum, Joe Duquesne, Tony Gabriel, Andy Ballantine, Jim LeClair, Jim Cadile, Don Poppowell, Monte Clark, Steve Luke, Joe Niagara, Wendell Scott, Augie Pabst, Dick Himes, Joe Lukens, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Bob Jeter, Mike Fox, Mike Guess, Tom Day, Joe Kaiers, Leland Glass, Don Trull, Fair Hooker, and Bruce Landon to the inactive roster.
09-01-2008The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Joe Lukens, Jim Cadile, and Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Chris Wilson, Gene Krupa, and Roger Ford to the inactive roster.
08-04-2008The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Roy Blue, Chris Smith, Tim Duncan, Kurt Johnson, Jim Chevrolet, Jim Kregel, Tony Adams, Carl White, Artie Wright, Donnie Pearson, Marmaduke Trent, John Frank, Joe Franklin, Kalimba Pass, Randy Gordon, Ed Word, Franny Rostosky, Ramsey Hebert, Charlie Greer, Perry Morrison, Eric Lynch, Chris Wilson, Ike Sanford, Bill Asbury, Joe Fortunato, Rankin Hunley, Carmen House, Grant Lee, Russell Crafts, Francis Peay, Tom Garden, Vernon Gholston, and Clyde Moore to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bob Babich, Jim LeClair, Lionel Taylor, Joe Lukens, Ken Kortas, Joe Niagara, Joe Kaiers, Lamar Lundy, Jack Tatum, Joe Duquesne, Augie Pabst, Don Trull, Tony Gabriel, Chuck Guy, Fair Hooker, Andre LaCroix, Jim Cadile, Don Poppowell, Monte Clark, Happy Hairston, Gary Champagne, John Van Boxmeer, Audrey Bruce, Steve Luke, Bruce Landon, Moe Racine, Rod Huntley, Bob Jeter, Mike Fox, Mike Guess, Leland Glass, Bobby McCrory, and Tom Day to the inactive roster.
01-20-2008The Cleveland Ironmen have moved John Van Boxmeer and Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Delroy Wilma and Marmaduke Trent to the inactive roster.
12-23-2007The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Delroy Wilma to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
12-23-2007Don Poppowell of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a knee derangement and is expected to be out for approximately 24 days.
09-03-2007The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Andre LaCroix, Bob Cameron, Jim LeClair, Jim Cadile, Don Poppowell, Ken Kortas, Steve Luke, Joe Niagara, Augie Pabst, Joe Lukens, Lionel Taylor, Rod Huntley, Bob Jeter, Joe Kaiers, and Fair Hooker to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved D'Artagnan Marquis, Boothe Tarkenton, Martin Maples, Roy Hord, Nick Jones, Greg Wojcik, Tony Adams, Marmaduke Trent, Roland Miles, George Carter, Francis Peay, Grant Lee, Ordell Brasse, John Frank, and Jim Chevrolet to the inactive roster.
08-06-2007The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bob Abel, Frank Buncom, Rosey Harbour, Lindsey McLemore, Jim Chevrolet, Tony Adams, Roger Rogers, Boothe Tarkenton, Tommy Joe Coffey, Roland Miles, Tony Gabriel, Ralph Graham, Elliott Coglizer, Greg Wojcik, Gene Atkeson, George Carter, Alvin Batteaux, Rankin Hunley, Doyle Nix, Norm Duke, Roy Hord, Mike Fox, Vernon Vanoy, Grant Lee, Francis Peay, and Martin Maples to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jim LeClair, Lionel Taylor, Joe Lukens, Ken Kortas, Joe Niagara, Joe Kaiers, Lamar Lundy, Jack Tatum, Joe Duquesne, Augie Pabst, Huck Derby, Chuck Guy, Fair Hooker, Jim Cadile, Don Poppowell, Monte Clark, Happy Hairston, John Van Boxmeer, Audrey Bruce, Steve Luke, Lionel Antoine, Moe Racine, Rod Huntley, Bob Jeter, Mike Guess, and Tom Day to the inactive roster.
11-06-2006The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Vernon Vanoy, Billy Joe Mantooth, Lisle Blackbourne, Roland Miles, and Don Poppowell to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Tony Gabriel, Marmaduke Trent, Bob Cameron, D'Artagnan Marquis, and Lionel Antoine to the inactive roster.
10-29-2006The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bob Cameron to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Don Poppowell to the inactive roster.
10-29-2006Don Poppowell of the Cleveland Ironmen is injured with a hip contusion and is expected to be out for approximately 8 days.
08-21-2006The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Andre LaCroix, Don Poppowell, and Sam Ball to the active roster.
08-07-2006The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jerry Wise, Larry Kelly, Brian Denson, Richie Aurora, Burt Hart, Cordell Jells, Ray Schmarr, Jim "Nacho Daddies" Chevrolet, Frank Buncom, Tony Adams, Patrick Guy, Marmaduke Trent, Garry Carter, Joe Fortunato, George Gwinn, Roger Rogers, Tommy Joe Coffey, Darryl Jessup, Grant Lee, Stan Larson, Jack Mackalavage, Duncan Dinkel, Henry Curtis, and Eddie Gillette to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved D'Artagnan Marquis, Moe Racine, Bill Story, John Van Boxmeer, Bruce Elia, Lionel Antoine, Don Poppowell, Sam Ball, Ken Kortas, Rickey Orange, Audrey Bruce, Chris Romeo, Joe Niagara, Augie Pabst, Roland Miles, Joe Lukens, Lionel Taylor, Roger Ford, Rod Huntley, Vernon Vanoy, Jim Stegmaier, Bobby McCrory, Leland Glass, Chuck Guy, and Fair Hooker to the inactive roster.
08-22-2005The Cleveland Ironmen have moved D'Artagnan Marquis, Billy Joe Mantooth, Rupe Andrew, Don Poppowell, Keith Smith, Ray Mix, Anton Jones, Grant Lee, Gerald Howard, Tim Dobrus, Norm Pruce, Rod Huntley, and Butch Fowler to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bryan Graham, Rockne Freitas, Rich Shepherd, Jerry Howard, Jim Cronkhite, Al Sanchez, Dale Livingston, Richard Langhorne, Frank Tidmore, Terry McDonald, Glynn Nelson, Charlie Webber, Ron Bentz, and Eddie Gillette to the inactive roster.
08-08-2005The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jim Chevrolet, Rockne Freitas, Dick Hoak, Jim Simon, Tony Adams, Sammy Smith, Bo Wright, Bryan Graham, Ross Bjork, Tom Pass, Glynn Nelson, and Bobby McCrory to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Tim Dobrus, Greg Hare, Grant Lee, Gary Wray, Butch Fowler, Augie Pabst, Jim Stegmaier, Roger Ford, Bobby Isbell, Don Poppowell, Keith Smith, and Rod Huntley to the inactive roster.
09-06-2004The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Bobby Isbell, Don Poppowell, Chuck Guy, Tim Dobrus, Norris Sullivan, Roger Ford, Ki-Jana Bentley, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, and Butch Fowler to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill McElroy, Jim Simon, Rockne Freitas, Jim Haddix, Jim Chevrolet, Morris Titanic, Al Komlo, Tom Nowatzke, Bill Huntley, Ron Egan, Claude Maas, Don Lamka, and Golden Richards to the inactive roster.
08-15-2004The Cleveland Ironmen have changed Carl Parros's name to Don Poppowell.
05-02-2004The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Fred Lusk, Red Fields, Wilbur Colter, Grant Lee, Morris Titanic, and Charlie Webber to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Jake Bender, Carl Parros, Ray Mix, Norris Sullivan, Gary Wray, and Butch Fowler to the inactive roster.
08-18-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Carl Parros and Donnie Pearson to the active roster.
04-27-2003The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Bill McElroy, Henry Tanner, Brian Denson, Fred Godfrey, Clarence Crutcher, Jim Haddix, George Hogue, Justin Wilcox, Steve Stydahar, Leonard Kellogg, Ross Bjork, Wilbur Colter, Jim Cronkhite, Doug Moran, Artie Mitchell, Bill Lueck, Steve Thomas, and Mike Gibson to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rockne Freitas, Cordell Jells, Rupe Andrew, Ralph Taylor, Bobby Isbell, Carl Parros, Keith Smith, Ray Mix, Chuck Guy, Tim Dobrus, Morris Titanic, Archie Griffin, Dat Claphan, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, Don Lamka, Golden Richards, and Art Clark to the inactive roster.
09-02-2002The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Cordell Jells, Bobby Isbell, Carl Parros, Doug Van Horn, Archie Griffin, Gary Wray, Max Finn, Mike Pinkett, Butch Fowler, and Golden Richards to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Reb Wickersham, Bill McElroy, Al Scarbath, Jim Haddix, Ossie Walker, Terrelle Henry, Tony Campion, Frank White, Grant Lee, Richard Wilner, and Ron Low to the inactive roster.
04-28-2002The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Greg Mayer, Al Crawford, David Hull, Rich Shepherd, John Lott, Howard Fleming, Donnie Pearson, Clyde Holloway, Rod Gunner, Keith Dwyer, Al Sanchez, Richard Langhorne, Darrell Skladany, John Joe, Carlos Johnson, Sylvester Wilcox, and Matt Hafen to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Kenyon Slaughter, Richie Aurora, Larry Ford, Billy Joe Mantooth, Ralph Taylor, Ziggy Czarobski, John Perko, Hull Whelan, Carl Parros, Izzy Lang, Chris Romeo, Tony Ruud, Norm Pruce, Jack Lee, Doug Engles, Moses Branch, and Big Daddy Lipscomb to the inactive roster.
08-07-2000The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Rankin Hunley, Carl Parros, Tom Noble, Chris Romeo, and Jim Dixon to the active roster. The Cleveland Ironmen have moved Dutch Sullivan, Keith Dwyer, Carl Young, Ron Low, and Dan Moore to the inactive roster.