1965 All-Canadian All-Star Team
Selected by the Football Reporters of Canada

QB Kenny Ploen WPG
HB George Reed* SSK
HB Lovell Coleman CGY
HB Bo Scott OTT
E Tommy Joe Coffey EDM
E Ted Watkins OTT
FL Hugh Campbell SSK
C Ted Urness SSK
G Al Benecick SSK
G Tony Pajaczkowski CGY
T Bronko Nagurski, Jr. HAM
T Frank Rigney WPG
DT John Barrow HAM
DT Pat Holmes CGY
DE Dick Fouts BC
DE Billy Ray Locklin HAM
ILB Wayne Harris CGY
CLB Zeno Karcz HAM
CLB Ken Lehmann OTT
DHB Gene Gaines OTT
DHB Garney Henley HAM
DHB Jerry Keeling CGY
DHB Dick Thornton WPG
DHB Bill Wayte HAM

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Conference Breakdown
Conference Player Count
Eastern Conference 10 (41.67%)
Western Conference 13 (54.17%)

Career to 1965 Player All-Star Selections

Player Season All-Canadian Selection Division Selection
Barrow, John 9th 4th 13th
Benecick, Al 7th 2nd 3rd
Campbell, Hugh 3rd 1st 2nd
Coffey, Tommy Joe 6th 3rd 3rd
Coleman, Lovell 6th 3rd 3rd
Fouts, Dick 9th 3rd 5th
Gaines, Gene 5th 1st 2nd
Harris, Wayne 5th 3rd 5th
Henley, Garney 6th 3rd 3rd
Holmes, Pat 4th 1st 1st
Karcz, Zeno 9th 1st 2nd
Keeling, Jerry 5th 2nd 2nd
Lehmann, Ken 2nd 1st 1st
Locklin, Billy Ray 5th 1st 3rd
Nagurski, Bronko Jr. 7th 2nd 3rd
Pajaczkowski, Tony 11th 4th 4th
Ploen, Kenny 9th 1st 3rd
Reed, George 3rd 1st 1st
Rigney, Frank 8th 2nd 6th
Scott, Bo 2nd 1st 1st
Thornton, Dick 5th 2nd 3rd
Urness, Ted 5th 1st 1st
Watkins, Ted 3rd 1st 3rd
Wayte, Bill 5th 1st 1st

Number of times player, through 1965, has been selected to First Team All-Canadian and Division All-Star teams. Named to divisional team on offense and defense counts as two selections.

Note: All-Canadian selections began in 1962, division selections began in 1932 (IRFU) and 1937 (WIFU).

1965 Team All-Star Selections

Team All-Canadian Selections Division Selections
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 6 10
Calgary Stampeders 5 7
Ottawa Rough Riders 4 8
Saskatchewan Roughriders 4 6
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 3 7
Edmonton Eskimos 1 3
BC Lions 1 2



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