1959 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Jan. 18, 1959
  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Rounds: 4
  • Players selected: 22
Notes

Teams were allowed to select graduating players from six universities.

Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 6 / 22 (27.27%) 134
1 3 / 9 (33.33%) 82
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 18
3 1 / 4 (25.00%) 34
4 0 / 0 (0.00%) 0

1959 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 6 / 22 (27.27%) 134 49
Calgary Stampeders 0 / 0 (0.00%) 0 0
BC Lions 1 / 1 (100.00%) 14 0
Montreal Alouettes 2 / 3 (66.67%) 56 19
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1 / 2 (50.00%) 20 20
Edmonton Eskimos 1 / 3 (33.33%) 34 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 / 6 (16.67%) 10 10
Toronto Argonauts 0 / 2 (0.00%) 0 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 2 (0.00%) 0 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0 0

1959 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 8 — HB
  • 4 — T
  • 2 — C
  • 2 — E
  • 2 — G
  • 2 — QB
  • 1 — DE
  • 1 — FB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 10 — Toronto
  • 4 — McMaster
  • 3 — Queen's
  • 3 — Western Ontario
  • 1 — British Columbia (UBC), McGill

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) TOR Larry Stacey (DE) Toronto
1–2 (2) HAM [BC] Tim Reid (HB) Toronto
1–3 (3) MTL Bob Miller (HB) Western Ontario
1–4 (4) OTT [BC, CGY] Jocko Thompson (HB) Queen's
1–5 (5) HAM [OTT] Dave Bates (T) McMaster
1–6 (6) SSK Doug MacKenzie (FB) Western Ontario
1–7 (7) EDM Julian Porter (T) Toronto
1–8 (8) HAM Bob Atchison (C) McMaster
1–9 (9) WPG Duncan Brodie (HB) Toronto
2–1 (10) TOR Doug Lougheed (E) Toronto
2–2 (11) BC Wayne Aiken (HB) British Columbia (UBC)
2–3 (12) MTL Nick Cioran (HB) McMaster
2–4 (13) HAM [CGY] Mitch Wasek (T) Queen's
2–5 (14) OTT Bob Dann (HB) Toronto
2–6 (15) SSK Don Stuart (E) Western Ontario
2–7 (16) EDM Ron Delisle (C) Queen's
2–8 (17) HAM Jerry Kutas (T) McMaster
2–9 (18) WPG Morgan Drever (G) Toronto
3–1 TOR Pass
3–2 BC Pass
3–3 (19) MTL Bill Hunter (G) Toronto
3–4 CGY Pass
3–5 (20) OTT Steve O'Farrell (HB) McGill
3–6 SSK Pass
3–7 (21) EDM Brian Aston (QB) Toronto
3–8 (21) HAM Nick Sopinka (QB) Toronto
3–9 WPG Pass
4–1 TOR Pass
4–2 BC Pass
4–3 MTL Pass
4–4 CGY Pass
4–5 OTT Pass
4–6 SSK Pass
4–7 EDM Pass
4–8 HAM Pass
4–9 WPG Pass

Sources

Contributors

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

  • No notices for this draft.