1971 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 9, 1971
  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Rounds: 9
  • Players selected: 70
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 16 / 70 (22.86%) 985
1 6 / 9 (66.67%) 449
2 4 / 9 (44.44%) 109
3 2 / 9 (22.22%) 117
4 3 / 9 (33.33%) 223
5 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
6 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
7 1 / 8 (12.50%) 87
8 0 / 5 (0.00%) 0
9 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0

1971 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 16 / 70 (22.86%) 985 623
Saskatchewan Roughriders 4 / 6 (66.67%) 298 178
BC Lions 3 / 9 (33.33%) 175 27
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 4 / 13 (30.77%) 248 233
Calgary Stampeders 2 / 8 (25.00%) 103 73
Toronto Argonauts 1 / 5 (20.00%) 12 5
Montreal Alouettes 1 / 6 (16.67%) 148 107
Edmonton Eskimos 1 / 8 (12.50%) 1 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 0 / 7 (0.00%) 0 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0 0

1971 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 12 — E
  • 12 — T
  • 9 — LB
  • 8 — DB
  • 7 — FL
  • 5 — G
  • 5 — QB
  • 3 — C
  • 3 — HB
  • 2 — DE
  • 2 — FB
  • 2 — K
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 8 — Manitoba
  • 8 — Simon Fraser
  • 6 — Alberta
  • 6 — Guelph
  • 5 — Calgary
  • 4 — New Brunswick
  • 4 — Ottawa
  • 4 — Waterloo
  • 3 — Queen's
  • 3 — Toronto
  • 3 — Western Ontario
  • 3 — Windsor
  • 2 — Bishop's
  • 2 — Carleton
  • 2 — McMaster
  • 1 — British Columbia (UBC), Loyola, McGill, Saint Mary's, Saskatchewan, St. Francis Xavier, Waterloo Lutheran

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) SSK [WPG] Brian Donnelly (DB) Simon Fraser
1–2 (2) OTT Bob Eccles (LB) Carleton
1–3 (3) BC Archie McCord (T) Simon Fraser
1–4 (4) EDM Mel Smith (E) Alberta
1–5 (5) WPG [TOR] Pete Ribbins (DB) Ottawa
1–6 (6) SSK Bill Manchuk (DB) Alberta
1–7 (7) WPG [HAM] Bob Kraemer (QB) Manitoba
1–8 (8) EDM [CGY] Cam Innes (C) Queen's
1–9 (9) WPG [MTL] John Gauthier (T) Ottawa
2–1 (10) WPG [WPG] Joe Petrone (K) Calgary
2–2 (11) OTT Bob Folusewych (FB) Guelph
2–3 (12) BC Mike Leveille (FL) Ottawa
2–4 (13) EDM Pat Lett (T) Guelph
2–5 (14) TOR Bob Hamilton (E) Waterloo Lutheran
2–6 (15) SSK John Steele (LB) Simon Fraser
2–7 (16) HAM Walter Sehr (HB) Toronto
2–8 (17) CGY Dan Dulmage (T) McGill
2–9 (18) CGY [MTL] Greg Gibson (DB) Calgary
3–1 (19) WPG Clay McEvoy (FB) Simon Fraser
3–2 (20) OTT Bob Hapfield (T) Waterloo
3–3 (21) BC Henry Lodewycks (FL) Manitoba
3–4 (22) EDM Gene Wolkowski (E) Guelph
3–5 (23) TOR Ron Faulkner (T) Queen's
3–6 (24) SSK Jim Lazaruk (C) Alberta
3–7 (25) HAM Paul Zarek (FL) McMaster
3–8 (26) CGY Jim Bond (T) Simon Fraser
3–9 (27) CGY [MTL] Dwayne Dudzear (E) Loyola
4–1 (28) WPG Walter McKee (K) Manitoba
4–2 (29) OTT Art Lord (DB) Saskatchewan
4–3 (30) BC John Chapman (E) Toronto
4–4 (31) EDM Dick Flynn (G) New Brunswick
4–5 (32) TOR Bill Morrison (DE) Guelph
4–6 (33) SSK Bob Clarke (DE) Alberta
4–7 (34) HAM Chuck Wakefield (E) Waterloo
4–8 (35) CGY Ross Cote (G) Calgary
4–9 (36) MTL Tony Proudfoot (LB) New Brunswick
5–1 (37) WPG Steve Howell (E) Windsor
5–2 (38) OTT Steve Derbyshire (T) Western Ontario
5–3 (39) BC Mike Begg (E) Simon Fraser
5–4 (40) EDM Don Tallas (QB) Alberta
5–5 (41) TOR Allan Dresser (LB) Windsor
5–6 (42) SSK Fred Pazarena (LB) Simon Fraser
5–7 (43) HAM Jim Dimitroff (FL) Saint Mary's
5–8 (44) CGY Bryden Murray (C) Bishop's
5–9 (45) MTL Jack Galbraith (T) Manitoba
6–1 (46) WPG Paul Paddon (QB) Ottawa
6–2 (47) OTT Steve Hoffman (T) Windsor
6–3 (48) BC Ron Fowler (FL) Guelph
6–4 (49) EDM Bob Rowe (LB) Calgary
6–5 (50) TOR Bill Hartley (G) St. Francis Xavier
6–6 (51) WPG [SSK] Roy Parker (FL) Manitoba
6–7 (52) HAM Roger Hunter (DB) Guelph
6–8 (53) CGY Bruce MacRae (HB) Western Ontario
6–9 (54) MTL Bob Keating (T) Manitoba
7–1 (55) WPG Bob Labovitch (E) Carleton
7–2 (56) OTT George Hill (LB) Western Ontario
7–3 (57) BC John Farlinger (DB) Calgary
7–4 (58) EDM Jack Buchan (E) Toronto
7–5 TOR Pass
7–6 (59) WPG [SSK] Art Rochette (QB) Queen's
7–7 (60) HAM Mike Chevers (E) Waterloo
7–8 (61) CGY Don Hickey (E) Alberta
7–9 (62) MTL Jack Schneider (LB) Bishop's
8–1 (63) WPG Ian Jukes (G) British Columbia (UBC)
8–2 (64) OTT Marshall Caplan (LB) McMaster
8–3 (65) BC Bryan Ansley (T) Simon Fraser
8–4 EDM Pass
8–5 TOR Pass
8–6 SSK Pass
8–7 (66) HAM Wayne Fox (FL) Waterloo
8–8 CGY Pass
8–9 (67) MTL Peter Merrill (QB) New Brunswick
9–1 (68) WPG Dennis Hryclako (HB) Manitoba
9–2 OTT Pass
9–3 (69) BC Gerald Fraser (G) Manitoba
9–4 EDM Pass
9–5 TOR Pass
9–6 SSK Pass
9–7 HAM Pass
9–8 CGY Pass
9–9 (70) MTL Art Strothart (DB) New Brunswick

Sources

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