Archie Amerson

Bio

Full name: Archie J. Amerson

Born: Aug. 24, 1974 in San Diego, CA (47 years old)

Last Season (2005) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 5′ 8″
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Position: SB
Amateur Programs
  • Northern Arizona
  • Morse HS (San Diego, CA)
9 Season Career

Active years: 1997–2005
Active teams (2):

  • HAM 1997–2005
  • TOR 2001

125 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 123 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
9 seasons
(Rank: T475th,
95th percentile,
9 CFL seasons)
2 teams 123
(Rank: T740th,
93rd percentile,
123 CFL games)
0 2
1997 HAM RB 9 15 -- 0
1998 HAM RB 9 18 -- 1
1999 HAM RB 9 13 -- 1
2000 HAM RB 9 18 -- 0
2001 TOR RB 7 1 -- 0
  HAM RB 9 9 -- 0
  2001 Total 2 Teams     10 -- 0
2002 HAM RB 9 17 -- 0
2003 HAM RB 9 18 -- 0
2004 HAM RB 9 14 -- 0
2005 HAM SB -- 0 -- 0
Archie Amerson Records Held and Approached

CategoryRankValueTeamSeasonGameLeague Record Held Span OR
Regular Season
Longest Rush – Play -- 69 yards HAM 1998 BC 8 @ HAM 18
Longest Reception – Play -- 74 yards (TD) HAM 1998 HAM 20 @ CGY 21
Receiving Yards – Game -- 207 yards HAM 2002 HAM 37 @ OTT 38
Weekly
2000
  • Offensive Star Week 6 (HAM)
2001
  • Special Teams Star Division Semi-Finals (HAM)
  • 1997 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Rookie