Tom Scott (Canadian football)

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Tom Scott
Born: (1951-11-19) November 19, 1951 (age 67)
Oakland, California
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status International
Position(s) SB
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg)
College Washington
High school Junípero Serra
(San Mateo, California)
NFL draft 1973 / Round: 12 / Pick: 304
Drafted by Detroit Lions
Career history
As player
19741977 Winnipeg Blue Bombers
19781983 Edmonton Eskimos
1984 Calgary Stampeders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1983
CFL West All-Star 1974, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1983
Awards 1974 - Jackie Parker Trophy
1982 - Jeff Nicklin Memorial Trophy
Honors 1993 - Edmonton Eskimos Wall of Honour
Career stats
  • Canadian Football Hall of Fame, 1998

Tom Scott (born November 19, 1951) was a Canadian Football League receiver for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, Edmonton Eskimos and Calgary Stampeders.[1] He was drafted in the 1973 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions. In an 11-year professional career from 1974–1984, he caught 649 passes for 10,837 yards and 88 touchdowns. Scott was a part of five Grey Cup winning teams with the Eskimos.[2] He is a member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, where he was inducted in 1998.[1]

Born and raised in northern California, Scott played college football at the University of Washington in Seattle, alongside quarterback Sonny Sixkiller.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Tom Scott". Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Retrieved December 29, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Former Washington Standout to be inducted this fall. Archived 2012-03-20 at the Wayback Machine..Retrieved December 29, 2010.

External links

  • Just Sports Stats


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