Al Ford

Bio

Full name: Alan Ford

Preferred name: Al

Born c. 1943 in Regina, SK (78 years old)

Last Season (1976) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #21
Amateur Programs
  • Pacific
  • Central HS (Regina, SK)
12 Season Career with SSK

Active years: 1965–1976

186 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 182 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
  • 1968 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1970 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Al Ford was inducted in 1992.

Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame

Al Ford was inducted into the Player wing in 2010.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T196th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
1 team 182
(Rank: T183rd,
98th percentile,
182 CFL games)
0 4
1965 SSK HB 21 7 -- 0
1966 SSK HB 21 16 -- 1
1967 SSK HB 21 16 -- 1
1968 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1969 SSK E, HB 21 16 -- 1
1970 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1971 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1972 SSK HB 21 16 -- 1
1973 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1974 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1975 SSK HB 21 16 -- 0
1976 SSK HB 21 15 -- 0
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1979 Defensive secondary