1976 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 18, 1976
  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Territorial protections: 18
  • Rounds: 10
  • Players selected: 88
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 19 / 88 (21.59%) 1,323
1 8 / 9 (88.89%) 848
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 129
3 4 / 9 (44.44%) 245
4 2 / 9 (22.22%) 45
5 1 / 9 (11.11%) 3
6 2 / 9 (22.22%) 53
7 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
8 0 / 9 (0.00%) 0
9 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
10 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0

1976 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 19 / 88 (21.59%) 1,323 710
Edmonton Eskimos 6 / 11 (54.55%) 376 130
BC Lions 4 / 12 (33.33%) 537 437
Ottawa Rough Riders 3 / 9 (33.33%) 109 37
Montreal Alouettes 2 / 7 (28.57%) 139 91
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1 / 8 (12.50%) 96 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 / 9 (11.11%) 13 13
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1 / 10 (10.00%) 4 0
Toronto Argonauts 1 / 11 (9.09%) 49 2
Calgary Stampeders 0 / 11 (0.00%) 0 0

1976 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 20 — RB
  • 17 — DB
  • 13 — WR
  • 12 — LB
  • 9 — OT
  • 8 — DE
  • 8 — DT
  • 7 — OG
  • 5 — QB
  • 5 — TE
  • 1 — C
  • 1 — E
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 9 — Ottawa
  • 8 — Western Ontario
  • 8 — Wilfrid Laurier
  • 7 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 6 — Simon Fraser
  • 6 — Toronto
  • 5 — Alberta
  • 5 — Concordia
  • 5 — Manitoba
  • 5 — Windsor
  • 4 — Saskatchewan
  • 4 — York
  • 3 — Carleton
  • 3 — Guelph
  • 3 — McMaster
  • 3 — Queen's
  • 2 — Bishop's
  • 2 — Dalhousie
  • 2 — Saint Mary's
  • 2 — Waterloo
  • 2 — Whitworth
  • 1 — Acadia, Calgary, Drake, McGill, Memphis State, Mount Allison, New Brunswick, Purdue, Richmond, Tulsa, Utah, Weber State

Territorial Protections Jan. 21, 1976

Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
TOR Neil Lumsden (RB) Ottawa
TOR Steve Telfer (TE) Saint Mary's
TOR [CGY] Vic Wasilenko (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
BC Bill Norton (DT) Weber State
BC Glen Jackson (LB) Simon Fraser
BC [CGY] Mitch Davies (E) Calgary
HAM Bill Harrison (RB) Ottawa
HAM John Kelley (DB) Guelph
WPG Ted Milian (OG) Manitoba
WPG Rick Koswin (WR) Manitoba
OTT Jeff Avery (WR) Ottawa
OTT John Palazeti (RB) Richmond
SSK Ron Cherkas (DT) Utah
SSK Brian O'Hara (RB) Whitworth
MTL Yvon Thibeault (OT) McGill
MTL Rodney Ward (LB) Bishop's
EDM Brian Fryer (WR) Alberta
EDM Walt Bauer (TE) Drake

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) EDM [TOR] Tim Berryman (LB) Ottawa
1–2 (2) BC Randy Graham (DB) Simon Fraser
1–3 (3) EDM [CGY] Alan Moffat (DT) Ottawa
1–4 (4) OTT [HAM] Steve Gelley (OG) Simon Fraser
1–5 (5) BC [WPG] Lui Passaglia (QB) Simon Fraser
1–6 (6) OTT Bill Hatanaka (RB) York
1–7 (7) SSK Tim Pickett (DB) Waterloo
1–8 (8) EDM [MTL] Tom Kudaba (OT) Simon Fraser
1–9 (9) EDM Ian MacPherson (DE) Ottawa
2–1 (10) BC [TOR] Len Platt (WR) Tulsa
2–2 (11) BC John Turecki (DE) British Columbia (UBC)
2–3 (12) CGY Jay Parry (RB) Western Ontario
2–4 (13) HAM Barry Cozac (RB) Mount Allison
2–5 (14) WPG Gord Taylor (QB) Wilfrid Laurier
2–6 (15) EDM [OTT] Steve Adroyjowics (RB) Toronto
2–7 (16) SSK Bob Gibbons (OT) Saskatchewan
2–8 (17) WPG [MTL] Ron Mironuck (LB) Whitworth
2–9 (18) EDM Eric Upton (OG) Ottawa
3–1 (19) TOR Rodney Allison (LB) Saint Mary's
3–2 (20) BC Dale Parkhouse (TE) Western Ontario
3–3 (21) CGY Dave McMillan (WR) Concordia
3–4 (22) HAM Paul Whaley (DB) Guelph
3–5 (23) WPG Tim Maitre (WR) Memphis State
3–6 (24) MTL [OTT] Chuck McMann (RB) Wilfrid Laurier
3–7 (25) SSK John Glassford (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
3–8 (26) MTL Errol Moen (DT) Alberta
3–9 (27) EDM Darrell Penner (DB) Queen's
4–1 (28) TOR Brian Utley (OT) Saskatchewan
4–2 (29) BC Gerry Inglis (LB) Alberta
4–3 (30) CGY Richard Haswell (RB) Wilfrid Laurier
4–4 (31) HAM Paul Genovese (OG) McMaster
4–5 (32) WPG Henry Booy (DE) British Columbia (UBC)
4–6 (33) OTT Drew Allen (OG) Carleton
4–7 (34) SSK Terry West (DB) Ottawa
4–8 (35) MTL Glen Leach (DB) Wilfrid Laurier
4–9 (36) EDM Rich Scarborough (RB) Western Ontario
5–1 (37) TOR Bob Palmer (RB) York
5–2 (38) BC Jim Climba (DB) Western Ontario
5–3 (39) CGY Larry Titley (LB) Concordia
5–4 (40) HAM Rick Slipetz (LB) York
5–5 (41) WPG Wayne Churchill (DE) Windsor
5–6 (42) OTT Doug Kitts (QB) York
5–7 (43) SSK Greg Wood (DB) Windsor
5–8 (44) MTL Bill McIver (DB) Queen's
5–9 (45) EDM Mark Ackley (WR) Toronto
6–1 (46) TOR Doug Falconer (DB) Ottawa
6–2 (47) BC Greg Gardner (QB) British Columbia (UBC)
6–3 (48) CGY Nick Grittani (DT) Toronto
6–4 (49) HAM Mike Sokovnin (OT) Toronto
6–5 (50) WPG Gary Anderson (DE) Concordia
6–6 (51) OTT Jim Anderson (OT) Alberta
6–7 (52) SSK Hugh Gallagher (WR) Carleton
6–8 (53) MTL Paul Szlichta (QB) Purdue
6–9 (54) EDM James Kemp (OT) Saskatchewan
7–1 (55) TOR John Montelepare (LB) Concordia
7–2 (56) TOR [BC] Peter Sorenson (DT) Bishop's
7–3 (57) CGY Mike Walukavich (DT) Concordia
7–4 (58) HAM Rick Jeysman (DB) Toronto
7–5 (59) WPG Claude Riopelle (DE) Western Ontario
7–6 (60) OTT Fred Brown (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
7–7 (61) SSK Dalton Smarsh (RB) Alberta
7–8 (62) MTL Rod Millard (DB) McMaster
7–9 (63) EDM Rob Nelms (DT) Carleton
8–1 (64) TOR Jim Trimm (TE) Toronto
8–2 (65) BC Glen Wallace (RB) Simon Fraser
8–3 (66) CGY Bill Lockhart (C) Guelph
8–4 (67) HAM Frank McKay (DB) Western Ontario
8–5 (68) WPG Bruce Young (RB) Manitoba
8–6 (69) OTT Paul Lojewski (OG) Windsor
8–7 (70) SSK Ken Platz (RB) Saskatchewan
8–8 (71) MTL Larry Baines (RB) McMaster
8–9 (72) CGY [EDM] Norm Hagarty (WR) Wilfrid Laurier
9–1 (73) TOR Gary McCann (RB) Windsor
9–2 (74) BC Peter Coll (DB) Dalhousie
9–3 (75) CGY Mike Weiler (WR) Wilfrid Laurier
9–4 (76) HAM Marty Dixon (DE) Western Ontario
9–5 (77) WPG Brian Wagner (DE) Manitoba
9–6 (78) OTT Rob Forbes (WR) New Brunswick
9–7 SSK Pass
9–8 (79) TOR [MTL] George Beattie (DB) Acadia
9–9 (80) CGY [EDM] Gordon Penn (RB) British Columbia (UBC)
10–1 (81) TOR Maurice St. Martin (OT) Queen's
10–2 (82) BC Tony Ricci (OG) British Columbia (UBC)
10–3 (83) CGY Doug Ransome (WR) Dalhousie
10–4 (84) HAM Jon Jewell (LB) Western Ontario
10–5 (85) WPG Mike Kashty (TE) Manitoba
10–6 (86) OTT Chris Kziezopoloski (WR) Waterloo
10–7 SSK Pass
10–8 (87) TOR [MTL] Bernie Muldoon (RB) Windsor
10–9 (88) BC [EDM] Bob Janzen (OT) British Columbia (UBC)

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