1970 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 11, 1970
  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Rounds: 10
  • Players selected: 76
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 12 / 76 (15.79%) 651
1 2 / 9 (22.22%) 163
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 121
3 3 / 9 (33.33%) 79
4 1 / 9 (11.11%) 128
5 2 / 8 (25.00%) 111
6 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
7 1 / 9 (11.11%) 14
8 1 / 8 (12.50%) 35
9 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0
10 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0

1970 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 12 / 76 (15.79%) 651 303
Edmonton Eskimos 3 / 8 (37.50%) 93 92
Calgary Stampeders 3 / 9 (33.33%) 107 20
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2 / 9 (22.22%) 175 127
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2 / 9 (22.22%) 51 36
Montreal Alouettes 1 / 9 (11.11%) 97 28
BC Lions 1 / 10 (10.00%) 128 0
Toronto Argonauts 0 / 5 (0.00%) 0 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 0 / 7 (0.00%) 0 0
Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 / 10 (0.00%) 0 0

1970 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 25 — DB
  • 13 — T
  • 6 — DE
  • 6 — QB
  • 5 — E
  • 5 — G
  • 4 — FB
  • 3 — C
  • 3 — LB
  • 2 — DT
  • 2 — FL
  • 1 — DL
  • 1 — HB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 8 — Waterloo Lutheran
  • 7 — Simon Fraser
  • 6 — Western Ontario
  • 4 — Guelph
  • 4 — McMaster
  • 4 — Ottawa
  • 4 — Queen's
  • 3 — Alberta
  • 3 — Manitoba
  • 3 — Royal Military College
  • 3 — Saskatchewan
  • 3 — Toronto
  • 2 — Brandon
  • 2 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 2 — Calgary
  • 2 — Dalhousie
  • 2 — McGill
  • 2 — New Brunswick
  • 2 — Saint Mary's
  • 2 — St. Francis Xavier
  • 2 — Waterloo
  • 2 — Windsor
  • 1 — Carleton, Laurentian, Mount Allison, Prince Edward Island

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) CGY [WPG] Wayne Holm (QB) Simon Fraser
1–2 (2) HAM [MTL] Dave Fahmer (FB) Western Ontario
1–3 (3) EDM   Evald Timusk (T) Waterloo Lutheran
1–4 (4) BC   John McManus (E) Alberta
1–5 (5) HAM   Jim Bennett (T) Toronto
1–6 (6) CGY   Barry Jamieson (DT) Waterloo Lutheran
1–7 (7) WPG [TOR] Bob LaRose (DE) Western Ontario
1–8 (8) SSK   Bob Schmidt (T) Alberta
1–9 (9) OTT   Mike Sharp (HB) Carleton
2–1 (10) WPG   John Senst (FL) Simon Fraser
2–2 (11) MTL   Burns McPherson (DB) St. Francis Xavier
2–3 (12) EDM   Jim Hensall (DB) Western Ontario
2–4 (13) BC   Tony D'Aloisio (DB) Windsor
2–5 (14) WPG [HAM] Rick Sugden (DB) Simon Fraser
2–6 (15) CGY   Don Lumb (T) British Columbia (UBC)
2–7 (16) TOR   Paul Brown (T) Waterloo Lutheran
2–8 (17) SSK   Andre Rancourt (DE) Ottawa
2–9 (18) OTT   Gerald Kwapisz (T) Windsor
3–1 (19) WPG   Wayne Powell (DE) Ottawa
3–2 (20) MTL   Andy Smith (LB) Mount Allison
3–3 (21) EDM   Paul Hendershot (DB) Waterloo Lutheran
3–4 (22) BC   Peter Raham (DB) Toronto
3–5 (23) HAM   Paul McKay (DB) Toronto
3–6 (24) CGY   Tom Schultz (DB) Ottawa
3–7 (25) TOR   John Candiotto (E) Dalhousie
3–8 (26) SSK   Bob McCulla (T) Ottawa
3–9 (27) OTT   Jeff Hilton (FB) Western Ontario
4–1 (28) WPG   John Storey (DB) Saskatchewan
4–2 (29) MTL   John Porter (DT) Saint Mary's
4–3 (30) EDM   Carl Lindros (E) Western Ontario
4–4 (31) BC   Don Warrington (DB) Simon Fraser
4–5 (32) HAM   Jay Graydon (DB) McMaster
4–6 (33) CGY   Dave Sterritt (T) Waterloo
4–7 (34) TOR   Vince Lyons (DB) McMaster
4–8 (35) SSK   Greg Hunter (DB) Alberta
4–9 (36) OTT   Dave Doherty (DB) McGill
5–1 (37) WPG   Lorne Prokopy (DB) Calgary
5–2 (38) MTL   Jim Foley (QB) Prince Edward Island
5–3 (39) EDM   Don McIntyre (E) Queen's
5–4 (40) BC   Paul Gray (QB) Waterloo Lutheran
5–5 (41) HAM   Dave Clarke (DB) Guelph
5–6 (42) CGY   Alan Kinley (T) Manitoba
5–7 TOR   Pass  
5–8 (43) SSK   Ed Scorgie (DE) Waterloo
5–9 (44) OTT   Ken Whalen (DB) Guelph
6–1 (45) WPG   Laurence Stockton (LB) Manitoba
6–2 (46) MTL   Fred McLean (C) New Brunswick
6–3 (47) EDM   Fred Promoli (E) Guelph
6–4 (48) BC   Bob Moffat (C) Simon Fraser
6–5 (49) HAM   Bob DiFruscia (FL) Guelph
6–6 (50) CGY   Dick Stein (G) British Columbia (UBC)
6–7 (51) TOR   Bear Brown (T) Royal Military College
6–8 (52) SSK   George Kunycky (QB) Brandon
6–9 OTT   Pass  
7–1 (53) WPG   Terry Moss (DB) Manitoba
7–2 (54) MTL   Terry Arnason (DL) St. Francis Xavier
7–3 (55) EDM   Chris Hawkes (QB) Simon Fraser
7–4 (56) BC   Brian Currie (T) Royal Military College
7–5 (57) HAM   Peter Quinlan (QB) McMaster
7–6 (58) CGY   Craig McLeod (G) Calgary
7–7 (59) TOR   Bill Simmons (DB) Royal Military College
7–8 (60) SSK   Jim Turnbull (DB) Queen's
7–9 (61) OTT   Ron Clarke (G) Queen's
8–1 (62) WPG   Len Sitter (C) Brandon
8–2 (63) MTL   Ted Abercrombie (LB) Saint Mary's
8–3 (64) EDM   Bob McGregor (FB) Waterloo Lutheran
8–4 (65) BC   Robert Taylor (T) McGill
8–5 (66) HAM   Doug Hinan (FB) Laurentian
8–6 (67) CGY   Brent Batting (DB) Saskatchewan
8–7 TOR   Pass  
8–8 (68) SSK   Pete Werry (DB) Western Ontario
8–9 (69) OTT   Bob Climie (G) Queen's
9–1 WPG   Pass  
9–2 (70) MTL   Don Lavers (T) New Brunswick
9–3 EDM   Pass  
9–4 (71) BC   Gary Conley (DB) Simon Fraser
9–5 (72) HAM   Terry Harvey (DE) Waterloo Lutheran
9–6 CGY   Pass  
9–7 TOR   Pass  
9–8 (73) SSK   Roger Passmore (DB) Waterloo Lutheran
9–9 OTT   Pass  
10–1 WPG   Pass  
10–2 (74) MTL   Mike Brierly (DE) McMaster
10–3 EDM   Pass  
10–4 (75) BC   Barry Reid (DB) Saskatchewan
10–5 HAM   Pass  
10–6 CGY   Pass  
10–7 TOR   Pass  
10–8 (76) SSK   Eric Thomson (G) Dalhousie
10–9 OTT   Pass  

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