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StLouisAces
St. Louis Aces
Division Central
Founded  ?
Inaugural AFA Season 1946
Stadium  ? (?–1947)
Old River Stadium (1948–1968)
New River Stadium (1969–present)
City St. Louis, Missouri
Owner Bobby Blankenship
Head Coach Sonny Bellisario
Team Colors Blue, White, Red
Division titles 7
West: 1953
South: 1965
Central: 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972
Victory Bowl titles 2: (1953, 1968)
History Philadelphia Continentals (?–1947)
St. Louis Aces (1948–present)

The St. Louis Aces are a professional football team based in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They are a charter member of the American Football Association, which they joined as the Philadelphia Continentals playing out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania before moving to St. Louis in 1948. They play their home games at New River Stadium.

HistoryEdit

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LogosEdit

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Philadelphia Continentals logo
(?–1947)
St. Louis Aces logo
(1948–1957)
St. Louis Aces logo
(1958–1962)
St. Louis Aces logo
(1963–1977)
St. Louis Aces logo
(1978–present)

Season-by-season resultsEdit

Victory Bowl Champions Victory Bowl Appearance Division Champions Playoff Berth
Season League Division Regular season Postseason results
Finish Wins Losses Ties
Philadelphia Continentals
1946 AFA East 4th 5 6 1 Missed playoffs
1947 AFA East 6th 3 9 0 Missed playoffs
St. Louis Aces
1948 AFA East 2nd 9 3 0 Missed playoffs
1949 AFA East 5th 3 8 1 Missed playoffs
1950 AFA East 5th 2 9 1 Missed playoffs
1951 AFA East 4th 7 5 0 Missed playoffs
1952 AFA West 2nd 5 5 2 Missed playoffs
1953 AFA West 1st 10 2 0 Won Semifinals (Houston) 12–10
Won Eighth Victory Bowl (Boston) 19–13
1954 AFA West 4th 5 7 0 Missed playoffs
1955 AFA West 4th 2 10 0 Missed playoffs
1956 AFA West 3rd 5 7 0 Missed playoffs
1957 AFA West 3rd 5 7 0 Missed playoffs
St. Louis Aces
1958 AFA West 4th 2 10 0 Missed playoffs
1959 AFA West 4th 4 8 0 Missed playoffs
1960 AFA West 5th 2 10 0 Missed playoffs
1961 AFA South 3rd 6 7 1 Missed playoffs
1962 AFA South 4th 3 11 0 Missed playoffs
1963 AFA South 4th 6 7 1 Missed playoffs
1964 AFA South 4th 5 7 2 Missed playoffs
1965 AFA South 1st 9 4 1 Lost Semifinals (Detroit) 12–23
1966 AFA South 3rd 8 6 0 Lost Quarterfinals (Buffalo) 41–7
1967 AFA Central 1st 9 3 2 Won Quarterfinals (Cleveland) 24–14
Won Semifinals (Houston|) 27–3
Lost 22nd Victory Bowl (Washington) 14–23
1968 AFA Central 1st 9 3 2 Won Quarterfinals (San Francisco) 31–27
Won Semifinals (Baltimore|) 34–17
Won 23rd Victory Bowl (New York) 27–17
1969 AFA Central 1st 10 4 0 Won Quarterfinals (Cleveland) 39–36
Won Semifinals (Houston|) 17–7
Lost 24th Victory Bowl (Pittsburgh) 16–17
1970 AFA Central 1st 10 4 0 Lost Quarterfinals (New York) 17–24
1971 AFA Central 3rd 5 4 0 Missed playoffs
1972 AFA Central 1st 10 3 1 Won Quarterfinals (Miami) 42–10
Lost Semifinals (Pittsburgh) 14–20
1973 AFA Central 2nd 9 4 1 Lost Quarterfinals (Philadelphia) 30–45
1974 AFA Central 3rd 8 4 2 Missed playoffs
1975 AFA Central 3rd 5 9 0 Missed playoffs
1976 AFA Central 4th 6 8 0 Missed playoffs
1977 AFA Central 4th 5 9 0 Missed playoffs
St. Louis Aces
1978 AFA Central 4th 1 13 0 Missed playoffs
Total 194 219 18 (includes only regular season)
10 7 0 (includes only the postseason)
204 226 18 (includes both regular season and postseason)
e v American Football Association teams
North: Chicago Butchers · Cincinnati Guardians · Cleveland Ghosts · Detroit Gladiators
Northeast: Boston Captains · Buffalo Stampeders · New York Imperials · Philadelphia Railers · Pittsburgh Miners
Southeast: Atlanta Rebels · Baltimore Royals · Miami Suns · Washington Wasps
South: Arizona Firebirds · Houston Hurricanes · New Orleans Krewe · Texas Stallions
Central: Colorado Centennials · Milwaukee Wolves · Minnesota Angels · St. Louis Aces
West: California Whales · Los Angeles Comets · Portland Dragons · San Diego Destroyers · Seattle Grizzlies