1972 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 8, 1972
  • Location: Montreal, QC
  • Rounds: 9
  • Players selected: 70
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 14 / 70 (20.00%) 769
1 5 / 9 (55.56%) 311
2 4 / 9 (44.44%) 306
3 1 / 9 (11.11%) 39
4 1 / 9 (11.11%) 36
5 2 / 8 (25.00%) 32
6 1 / 9 (11.11%) 45
7 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
8 0 / 5 (0.00%) 0
9 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0

1972 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 14 / 70 (20.00%) 769 400
Edmonton Eskimos 3 / 7 (42.86%) 112 60
Calgary Stampeders 4 / 11 (36.36%) 155 60
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1 / 4 (25.00%) 109 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 1 / 5 (20.00%) 30 0
Montreal Alouettes 2 / 11 (18.18%) 141 141
BC Lions 1 / 7 (14.29%) 39 39
Toronto Argonauts 1 / 8 (12.50%) 100 100
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 / 8 (12.50%) 83 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0 0

1972 Draft Breakdown

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

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) MTL Larry Smith (RB) Bishop's
1–2 (2) EDM Mike Lambros (LB) Queen's
1–3 (3) BC Steve Szapka (G) Simon Fraser
1–4 (4) HAM [OTT] Tom Walker (FB) Waterloo Lutheran
1–5 (5) MTL [WPG] Pete Paliotti (WR) Loyola
1–6 (6) HAM John Harris (T) York
1–7 (7) HAM [SSK] Mike O'Shaugnessy (DE) McMaster
1–8 (8) TOR Rick Chevers (LB) Waterloo
1–9 (9) CGY Don Moulton (DB) Calgary
2–1 (10) MTL Alexander Baptiste (LB) Bishop's
2–2 (11) WPG [EDM] Bruce Miatello (T) McMaster
2–3 (12) TOR [BC] Stew Francis (LB) Simon Fraser
2–4 (13) CGY [OTT] John Konihowski (WR) Saskatchewan
2–5 (14) CGY [WPG] Bill Hogan (WR) Waterloo Lutheran
2–6 (15) WPG [HAM] Jon Dellandrea (T) Toronto
2–7 (16) SSK Bob Toogood (DE) Manitoba
2–8 (17) TOR Bill Turnbull (DB) Waterloo Lutheran
2–9 (18) CGY Bob Bayter (DB) McMaster
3–1 (19) MTL Rick Kaupp (DB) New Brunswick
3–2 (20) EDM Glen Colwell (RB) Simon Fraser
3–3 (21) BC Bob Friend (DB) Simon Fraser
3–4 (22) OTT Doug Chihocki (E) Western Ontario
3–5 (23) WPG Rein Enno (C) Toronto
3–6 (24) HAM Jim Chaigley (FB) McMaster
3–7 (25) SSK Joe Watt (T) McMaster
3–8 (26) TOR John Buda (T) Waterloo
3–9 (27) CGY Geoff Owens (T) Windsor
4–1 (28) MTL Jim Leone (G) St. Francis Xavier
4–2 (29) EDM Roy Beechey (WR) Alberta
4–3 (30) BC Art Lestins (T) Waterloo Lutheran
4–4 (31) OTT Stew MacSween (DB) Toronto
4–5 (32) WPG John Morash (DT) Windsor
4–6 (33) HAM Jerry Mays (WR) McMaster
4–7 (34) SSK Jim Cooper (DB) Waterloo Lutheran
4–8 (35) TOR Mike Urban (QB) Windsor
4–9 (36) CGY Don Westlake (HB) Guelph
5–1 (37) MTL Mike Tanner (DB) Dalhousie
5–2 (38) EDM Barry St. George (WR) Ottawa
5–3 (39) BC Bill MacDonald (QB) Bishop's
5–4 (40) OTT Ron Perowne (RB) Bishop's
5–5 (41) WPG Jamie Horne (LB) Manitoba
5–6 (42) HAM Dan Smith (QB) Ottawa
5–7 SSK Pass
5–8 (43) TOR Gary Jeffries (DB) Waterloo Lutheran
5–9 (44) CGY Paul Knill (DB) Western Ontario
6–1 (45) MTL Dave Scharman (G) Waterloo Lutheran
6–2 (46) EDM Dave Syme (QB) Simon Fraser
6–3 (47) BC Jean Gouin (T) Ottawa
6–4 (48) OTT Gordon Ladbrook (LB) Dalhousie
6–5 (49) WPG Mario Nardone (DT) Carleton
6–6 (50) HAM Mark Drexler (DE) Western Ontario
6–7 (51) SSK Mark Baldasero (HB) McMaster
6–8 (52) TOR Rick Henderson (G) Waterloo Lutheran
6–9 (53) CGY Bill Lockington (QB) McMaster
7–1 (54) MTL John Danaher (DE) New Brunswick
7–2 (55) EDM Bud Coupland (WR) Calgary
7–3 (56) BC Wayne Terry (DB) Ottawa
7–4 (57) OTT Fred Tokoryk (DT) Dalhousie
7–5 (58) WPG Mark Millen (DE) Manitoba
7–6 (59) HAM Rick Wiedenboeff (DB) Waterloo
7–7 SSK Pass
7–8 (60) TOR Doug Ball (HB) Toronto
7–9 (61) CGY Frank Belvedere (HB) Loyola
8–1 (62) MTL Ian Purcell (DB) Simon Fraser
8–2 (63) EDM Jerry Simpson (DB) Dalhousie
8–3 (64) BC Ron Warner (G) British Columbia (UBC)
8–4 OTT Pass
8–5 (65) WPG Bill Thompson (DE) Queen's
8–6 HAM Pass
8–7 SSK Pass
8–8 TOR Pass
8–9 (66) CGY Scott Henderson (C) Calgary
9–1 (67) MTL Larry Rodenbush (C) Brandon
9–2 EDM Pass
9–3 (68) MTL [BC] Will Beaton (G) Carleton
9–4 OTT Pass
9–5 (69) WPG Doug Cozac (HB) Queen's
9–6 HAM Pass
9–7 SSK Pass
9–8 TOR Pass
9–9 (70) CGY Rick Coleman (DT) Calgary

Sources

Contributors

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