1940 IRFU All-Star Team
Selected by the Canadian Press

QB Bobby Coulter TOR
HB Tony Golab OTT
HB Gord Noseworthy MTL
HB (secondary defence) Sammy Sward OTT
FW Andy Tommy OTT
SN Doug “Suze” Turner HAM
IW George Fraser OTT
IW Len Staughton TOR
MW Dave Sprague OTT
MW Bunny Wadsworth OTT
OW Ed Burton MTL
OW Bernie Thornton TOR

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Career to 1940 IRFU Player All-Star Selections

Player Season Division Selection
Burton, Ed 1st 1st
Coulter, Bobby 2nd 2nd
Fraser, George 10th 2nd
Golab, Tony 2nd 2nd
Noseworthy, Gord 3rd 1st
Sprague, Dave 11th 6th
Staughton, Len 11th 2nd
Sward, Sammy 2nd 1st
Thornton, Bernie 7th 3rd
Tommy, Andy 8th 2nd
Turner, Doug “Suze” 1st 1st
Wadsworth, Bunny 7th 3rd

Number of times player, through 1940, has been selected to First Team 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).

1940 IRFU Team All-Star Selections

Team Division Selections
Ottawa Rough Riders 6
Toronto Argonauts 3
Montreal Bulldogs 2
Hamilton Tigers 1

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