1968 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 8, 1968
  • Location: Vancouver, BC
  • Rounds: 11
  • Players selected: 74
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 12 / 74 (16.22%) 599
1 4 / 9 (44.44%) 378
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 81
3 2 / 9 (22.22%) 116
4 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
5 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
6 1 / 8 (12.50%) 3
7 0 / 7 (0.00%) 0
8 1 / 7 (14.29%) 3
9 2 / 4 (50.00%) 18
10 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0
11 0 / 1 (0.00%) 0

1968 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 12 / 74 (16.22%) 599 145
Edmonton Eskimos 2 / 4 (50.00%) 97 62
Toronto Argonauts 3 / 11 (27.27%) 246 70
Montreal Alouettes 2 / 9 (22.22%) 4 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 2 / 11 (18.18%) 79 0
BC Lions 1 / 6 (16.67%) 143 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 / 8 (12.50%) 17 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 / 8 (12.50%) 13 13
Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0 0
Calgary Stampeders 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0 0

1968 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 37 — Unknown
  • 7 — HB
  • 5 — FL
  • 4 — LB
  • 4 — TE
  • 3 — C
  • 3 — DB
  • 3 — DE
  • 3 — T
  • 2 — OG
  • 1 — E
  • 1 — G
  • 1 — U
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 9 — Saskatchewan
  • 7 — McMaster
  • 7 — Queen's
  • 7 — Toronto
  • 5 — Western Ontario
  • 4 — Alberta
  • 4 — Saint Mary's
  • 3 — Bishop's
  • 3 — Manitoba
  • 3 — McGill
  • 3 — Ottawa
  • 3 — St. Francis Xavier
  • 3 — Waterloo
  • 2 — Calgary
  • 2 — Carleton
  • 2 — Dalhousie
  • 2 — Waterloo Lutheran
  • 1 — British Columbia (UBC), Laurentian, Loyola, Macdonald, New Brunswick

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) BC   Mike Eben (FL) Toronto
1–2 (2) EDM [MTL] Larry Plancke (FL) Queen's
1–3 (3) WPG   Pierre Quindon (T) Ottawa
1–4 (4) OTT [EDM] Paul Brule (HB) St. Francis Xavier
1–5 (5) TOR   Chuck Liebrock (OG) Saint Mary's
1–6 (6) OTT [CGY] Darryl Burgess (LB) Saint Mary's
1–7 (7) OTT   Ron Wakelin (G) Toronto
1–8 (8) SSK   Pete Gilbert (C) Alberta
1–9 (9) OTT [HAM] Dan Cooper (C) Bishop's
2–1 (10) BC   David Gee Toronto
2–2 (11) MTL   Willis Scanlon (DB) Ottawa
2–3 (12) WPG   John Francis (HB) Saskatchewan
2–4 (13) EDM   Doug Dersch (FL) Calgary
2–5 (14) TOR   Jon Purcell (TE) St. Francis Xavier
2–6 (15) CGY   Bob Johnston (DE) McMaster
2–7 (16) OTT   John Wilson Alberta
2–8 (17) SSK   Larry Derocher (E) Toronto
2–9 (18) HAM   Tod Reynolds (HB) McMaster
3–1 (19) BC   Brian Monteith Waterloo Lutheran
3–2 (20) MTL   Douglas Cowan (HB) Queen's
3–3 (21) WPG   John Bitchok Manitoba
3–4 (22) EDM   Jim Reinson (OG) Calgary
3–5 (23) TOR   Paul Markle (TE) Waterloo Lutheran
3–6 (24) CGY   Mike Ratham (HB) Toronto
3–7 (25) OTT   Theron Craig (T) Queen's
3–8 (26) SSK   Doug Quackenbush Dalhousie
3–9 (27) HAM   Mark Timpany (HB) McMaster
4–1 (28) BC   Wayne Strudwick (LB) Saskatchewan
4–2 (29) MTL   John Weenk (C) Saskatchewan
4–3 (30) WPG   John Sutton Loyola
4–4 (31) EDM   Gene Lobay Alberta
4–5 (32) TOR   Bruce MacGregor (DE) Carleton
4–6 (33) CGY   Jamie Johnson (FL) Queen's
4–7 (34) OTT   Brian Fryer (LB) McMaster
4–8 (35) SSK   Winston Ingalls Macdonald
4–9 (36) HAM   Yori Korgemagi (T) Toronto
5–1 (37) BC   George Richmond New Brunswick
5–2 (38) MTL   Garry Andrews (FL) Saskatchewan
5–3 (39) WPG   Phil Payne Western Ontario
5–4 EDM   Pass  
5–5 (40) TOR   Bob McKillop (DB) Waterloo
5–6 (41) CGY   John Milne Manitoba
5–7 (42) OTT   Don Shuh Waterloo
5–8 (43) SSK   Bob Moyle Laurentian
5–9 (44) HAM   Guy Potvin Queen's
6–1 (45) BC   Sam Kravinchuk British Columbia (UBC)
6–2 (46) MTL   Will Mitchell Bishop's
6–3 (47) WPG   Rivo Ilves Toronto
6–4 EDM   Pass  
6–5 (48) TOR   Tom Chown (DE) Queen's
6–6 (49) CGY   Brian Irvine Waterloo
6–7 (50) OTT   Jim Tall Queen's
6–8 (51) SSK   Terry Lampert Alberta
6–9 (52) HAM   Ronald Bell Western Ontario
7–1 BC   Pass  
7–2 (53) MTL   Gary Lamourie Carleton
7–3 (54) WPG   Don Desontis McGill
7–4 EDM   Pass  
7–5 (55) TOR   Terry Gorman (DB) St. Francis Xavier
7–6 (56) CGY   Dave Ironside Dalhousie
7–7 (57) OTT   Ted Abercrombie Saint Mary's
7–8 (58) SSK   Gord Garvie Saskatchewan
7–9 (59) HAM   Bill Martin (U) Western Ontario
8–1 BC   Pass  
8–2 (60) MTL   John McKillop Western Ontario
8–3 (61) WPG   Larry Shields Manitoba
8–4 EDM   Pass  
8–5 (62) TOR   Wayne Gallop (LB) Saskatchewan
8–6 (63) CGY   Lyndon “Skip” Best Saskatchewan
8–7 (64) OTT   Neill Wyatt Ottawa
8–8 (65) SSK   Norm Lowes Saskatchewan
8–9 (66) HAM   Jim Chiarelli (HB) McMaster
9–1 BC   Pass  
9–2 (67) MTL   Brian Murphy Saint Mary's
9–3 WPG   Pass  
9–4 EDM   Pass  
9–5 (68) TOR   John Frost (TE) McGill
9–6 (69) CGY   Earl Johnson Bishop's
9–7 OTT   Pass  
9–8 SSK   Pass  
9–9 (70) HAM   George Springate McGill
10–1 BC   Pass  
10–2 (71) MTL   Bill Israel Western Ontario
10–3 WPG   Pass  
10–4 EDM   Pass  
10–5 (72) TOR   Lyle Dunkley (TE) Saskatchewan
10–6 (73) CGY   Vern Lucyk McMaster
10–7 OTT   Pass  
10–8 SSK   Pass  
10–9 HAM   Pass  
11–1 BC   Pass  
11–2 MTL   Pass  
11–3 WPG   Pass  
11–4 EDM   Pass  
11–5 (74) TOR   Jim Grant McMaster
11–6 CGY   Pass  
11–7 OTT   Pass  
11–8 SSK   Pass  
11–9 HAM   Pass  

Sources

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