1970 All-Canadian All-Star Team
Selected by the Football Reporters of Canada

Offense
QB Ron Lancaster* SSK
RB Jim Evenson BC
RB Hugh McKinnis, Jr. CGY
RB Bill Symons TOR
TE Herm Harrison CGY
SE Tommy Joe Coffey HAM
FL Jim Thorpe TOR
C Ted Urness SSK
G Ken Sugarman BC
G Charles Bray (Tie) TOR
G Bill Danychuk (Tie) HAM
T Bill Frank, Jr. WPG
T Ellison Kelly HAM
Defense
DT Angelo Mosca HAM
DT Greg Pipes EDM
DE Ed Harrington TOR
DE Steve Smear MTL
MLB Wayne Harris CGY
OLB Jerry “Soupy” Campbell OTT
OLB Greg Findlay BC
DB Al Marcelin OTT
DB Al Phaneuf MTL
DB John Wydareny EDM
DB Garney Henley (Tie) HAM
DB Marv Luster (Tie) TOR

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Conference Breakdown
Conference Player Count
Eastern Conference 13 (52.00%)
Western Conference 11 (44.00%)

Career to 1970 Player All-Star Selections

Player Season All-Canadian Selection Division Selection
Bray, Charles 3rd 2nd 2nd
Campbell, Jerry “Soupy” 6th 2nd 3rd
Coffey, Tommy Joe 11th 7th 7th
Danychuk, Bill 6th 2nd 3rd
Evenson, Jim 3rd 1st 3rd
Findlay, Greg 9th 1st 2nd
Frank, Bill Jr. 9th 4th 4th
Harrington, Ed 7th 3rd 3rd
Harris, Wayne 10th 7th 10th
Harrison, Herm 7th 3rd 5th
Henley, Garney 11th 8th 8th
Kelly, Ellison 11th 3rd 7th
Lancaster, Ron 11th 1st 4th
Luster, Marv 11th 4th 7th
Marcelin, Al 1st 1st 1st
McKinnis, Hugh Jr. 1st 1st 1st
Mosca, Angelo 14th 2nd 5th
Phaneuf, Al 2nd 1st 1st
Pipes, Greg 3rd 1st 1st
Smear, Steve 1st 1st 1st
Sugarman, Ken 7th 1st 3rd
Symons, Bill 5th 2nd 2nd
Thorpe, Jim 2nd 1st 1st
Urness, Ted 10th 6th 6th
Wydareny, John 8th 2nd 3rd

Number of times player, through 1970, 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).

1970 Team All-Star Selections

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

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