Al Bruno

Vitals

Bio

Full name: Albert P. Bruno

Preferred name: Al

Born March 28, 1927 in West Chester, PA (93 years old)

Last Season Played: 1960

Height: 6′ 3″

Position: E

Jersey: #87

Amateur Programs
  • Kentucky

Career

8 Season Career with TOR, OTT, WPG, LNDL

Active years: 1952–1956, 1958–1960

76 career games (See notes)

  • 75 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)

All-Star Team Selections

Awards

  • 1986 Winner Coach of the Year

Star of the Week/Top Performer

Al Bruno Career Game Participation

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T951st,
92nd percentile)
4 teams 75
(Rank: 1726th,
85th percentile)
0 1
1952 TOR 70 11 -- 1
1953 TOR 70 10 -- 0
1954 OTT 72 1 -- 0
1955 WPG 77 14 -- 0
1956 WPG 77 13 -- 0
1958 LNDL 87 7 -- 0
1959 LNDL 87 11 -- 0
1960 LNDL 87 8 -- 0

Head Coach

  • London Lords (Jan. 1, 1958 – Dec. 31, 1960)
  • Hamilton Tiger-Cats (Oct. 7, 1983 – Sept. 30, 1987)
  • East All-Stars (Dec. 3, 1983 – Dec. 3, 1983)
  • Hamilton Tiger-Cats (Nov. 17, 1987 – Sept. 24, 1990)

Al Bruno's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA