1974 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 19, 1974
  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Territorial protections: 18
  • Rounds: 9
  • Players selected: 79
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 17 / 79 (21.52%) 1,124
1 5 / 9 (55.56%) 390
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 128
3 3 / 9 (33.33%) 185
4 3 / 9 (33.33%) 180
5 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
6 1 / 9 (11.11%) 122
7 2 / 9 (22.22%) 111
8 1 / 8 (12.50%) 8
9 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0

1974 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 17 / 79 (21.52%) 1,124 453
Saskatchewan Roughriders 2 / 6 (33.33%) 136 71
Ottawa Rough Riders 2 / 6 (33.33%) 84 29
BC Lions 3 / 10 (30.00%) 134 40
Toronto Argonauts 3 / 10 (30.00%) 122 32
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 3 / 13 (23.08%) 199 67
Calgary Stampeders 2 / 10 (20.00%) 172 0
Edmonton Eskimos 1 / 8 (12.50%) 122 122
Montreal Alouettes 1 / 9 (11.11%) 155 92
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 7 (0.00%) 0 0

1974 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 14 — LB
  • 12 — DB
  • 11 — DT
  • 10 — WR
  • 9 — RB
  • 8 — DE
  • 5 — TE
  • 4 — C
  • 4 — G
  • 4 — T
  • 3 — E
  • 3 — HB
  • 3 — QB
  • 2 — FB
  • 2 — K
  • 2 — OT
  • 1 — DHB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 8 — Wilfrid Laurier
  • 7 — Guelph
  • 7 — Simon Fraser
  • 6 — Western Ontario
  • 5 — Alberta
  • 5 — Queen's
  • 4 — McMaster
  • 4 — Otterbein
  • 4 — Saint Mary's
  • 3 — Acadia
  • 3 — Waterloo
  • 2 — Augsburg
  • 2 — Calgary
  • 2 — Drake
  • 2 — Manitoba
  • 2 — Mount Allison
  • 2 — North Dakota
  • 2 — Ottawa
  • 2 — Saskatchewan
  • 2 — Whitworth
  • 1 — Bemidji State, Bishop's, Bridgeport, British Columbia (UBC), Carleton, Fordham, Idaho, Idaho State, Ithaca, Jacksonville State, Kent State, Loyola, Minot State, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Puget Sound, Wake Forest, Washington State, Weber State, Western Washington, Windsor, Wisconsin State-La Crosse, York

Territorial Protections Jan. 9, 1974

Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
WPG   Gord Paterson (RB) Manitoba
WPG   Glen Perrin (RB) Bemidji State
HAM   Ted Greves (WR) Ithaca
HAM   Gary Mueller (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
CGY   Murray Anderson (C) Calgary
CGY   Gordon Yeomans (RB) Washington State
BC   Terry Bailey (RB) Simon Fraser
BC   Lorne Sherbina (DT) Idaho
TOR   Larry Uteck (DB) Wilfrid Laurier
TOR   Morris Zubkewych (DT) Simon Fraser
SSK   Ken McEachern (DB) Weber State
SSK   Lawrie Skolrood (OT) North Dakota
MTL   Gary Chown (LB) Bishop's
MTL   Gordie Knowlton (RB) Jacksonville State
EDM   Dave Fennell (DT) North Dakota
EDM   Bill Stevenson (DT) Drake
OTT   Perry Arnold (DB) Western Ontario
OTT   Darryl Craig (OT) North Carolina

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) TOR [HAM, WPG] Randy Halsall (DT) Wake Forest
1–2 (2) HAM   Ken Clark (WR) Saint Mary's
1–3 (3) CGY   Henry Janssen (TE) Western Ontario
1–4 (4) BC   Bob Hornes (DHB) Idaho State
1–5 (5) TOR   Larry Simpson (TE) Wilfrid Laurier
1–6 (6) SSK   Vic McLeod (TE) Western Ontario
1–7 (7) CGY [MTL] Fraser MacDonald (LB) Saint Mary's
1–8 (8) OTT [EDM] Dave Hadden (RB) Queen's
1–9 (9) OTT   Bob Rushton (LB) Otterbein
2–1 (10) TOR [HAM, WPG] Rick Knopke (DE) Wilfrid Laurier
2–2 (11) HAM   Tom Dufault (HB) Wisconsin State-La Crosse
2–3 (12) CGY   Morris Cousineau (LB) Windsor
2–4 (13) BC   Marc Stevenson (DT) Drake
2–5 (14) EDM [TOR] Al Shemanchuk (DT) Alberta
2–6 (15) SSK   Leif Pettersen (WR) Otterbein
2–7 (16) MTL   Phil Levesque (G) Guelph
2–8 (17) HAM [EDM] Andy Currie (DE) Acadia
2–9 (18) MTL [OTT] Bob Petrie (WR) Western Ontario
3–1 (19) WPG   Derek Forbes (LB) McMaster
3–2 (20) HAM   Frank Takimchuk (T) Saint Mary's
3–3 (21) CGY   Brian Hedges (T) Carleton
3–4 (22) BC   Andy Jonassen (DE) Calgary
3–5 (23) TOR   Bill Baker (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
3–6 (24) SSK   Duncan Findlay (RB) Whitworth
3–7 (25) MTL   Mike Fenner (DT) Fordham
3–8 (26) EDM   Brian Heiland (TE) Simon Fraser
3–9 (27) OTT   Billy Robinson (QB) Saint Mary's
4–1 (28) WPG   David Semple (C) Simon Fraser
4–2 (29) HAM   Peter McNabb (DB) Queen's
4–3 (30) CGY   Donn Sommerfeldt (LB) Whitworth
4–4 (31) BC   Dave Kaduhr (WR) Simon Fraser
4–5 (32) TOR   Wayne Sudsbury (LB) Mount Allison
4–6 (33) SSK   Brian Berg (G) Augsburg
4–7 (34) MTL   Doug Smith (G) Wilfrid Laurier
4–8 (35) EDM   Peter Quigley (RB) Ottawa
4–9 (36) BC [OTT] Paul Kliger (LB) Ottawa
5–1 (37) WPG   Geoff Sutherland (FB) Waterloo
5–2 (38) HAM   Fred McLean (HB) Wilfrid Laurier
5–3 (39) CGY   Len Bzdel (E) Saskatchewan
5–4 (40) BC   Joey Pal (DB) Queen's
5–5 (41) TOR   Heinz Brademan (DT) Alberta
5–6 (42) SSK   Bruce Pazarena (DB) Puget Sound
5–7 (43) MTL   Jim Allen (DT) Western Ontario
5–8 (44) EDM   Rich Ellert (WR) Minot State
5–9 (45) OTT   Tom Balfe (DT) Wilfrid Laurier
6–1 (46) WPG   Jay Chapman (DE) Western Ontario
6–2 (47) HAM   Ralph Corvino (DB) McMaster
6–3 (48) CGY   Steve Fudge (E) Mount Allison
6–4 (49) BC   Herb Page (K) Kent State
6–5 (50) TOR   John Dionisi (WR) Acadia
6–6 (51) SSK   Vance Curtis (TE) Alberta
6–7 (52) MTL   Rick Griffiths (C) Wilfrid Laurier
6–8 (53) EDM   Stu Lang (WR) Queen's
6–9 (54) OTT   Jeff Cope (DB) Simon Fraser
7–1 (55) WPG   Rick Howse (FB) Waterloo
7–2 (56) HAM   Dave Lane (DB) Guelph
7–3 (57) CGY   Ron Southwick (DE) McMaster
7–4 (58) BC   Charles Campbell (DE) Simon Fraser
7–5 (59) TOR   Bob Spree (QB) Waterloo
7–6 (60) HAM [SSK] Doug Ward (DB) York
7–7 (61) MTL   Jim Bolton (LB) Otterbein
7–8 (62) EDM   Neil Kalkeid (T) Alberta
7–9 (63) OTT   Doug Ridding (LB) Otterbein
8–1 (64) WPG   Carl Knovac (DE) Bridgeport
8–2 (65) HAM   Jamie Porteous (DB) New Brunswick
8–3 (66) CGY   Bruce Morris (HB) Guelph
8–4 (67) BC   Bob Osness (E) Augsburg
8–5 (68) TOR   John Wintermeyer (RB) Queen's
8–6 (69) HAM [SSK] Dave Lawson (QB) McMaster
8–7 (70) MTL   Howard Hillis (WR) Acadia
8–8 (71) EDM   Tony Pugliese (LB) Alberta
8–9 OTT   Pass  
9–1 (72) WPG   John Malus (DE) Manitoba
9–2 (73) HAM   Dave Hutton (LB) Guelph
9–3 (74) CGY   Art Carefoote (T) Guelph
9–4 (75) BC   Mike Lapensee (K) Loyola
9–5 (76) TOR   Tom Graham (C) Guelph
9–6 (77) HAM [SSK] Craig Holt (WR) Guelph
9–7 (78) MTL   Terry Clement (LB) Western Washington
9–8 (79) EDM   Blake Walker (G) Saskatchewan
9–9 OTT   Pass  

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