Bill Danychuk

Bio

Full name: Bill Danychuk

Born: Aug. 29, 1940 in Timmins, ON

Died: Dec. 27, 2019

Last Season (1975) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 240 lbs
  • Position: G
  • Jersey: #55
Amateur Programs
  • Tennessee
  • Niagara District HS (Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON)
11 Season Career with HAM

Active years: 1965–1975

148 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 145 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)
  • 1968 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1969 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1970 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1971 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1971 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Bill Danychuk was inducted into the Player wing in 2006.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T319th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
1 team 145
(Rank: T440th,
96th percentile,
145 CFL games)
0 3
1965 HAM G 63 14 -- 1
1966 HAM G 63 14 -- 0
1967 HAM G 55 14 -- 1
1968 HAM G 55 14 -- 0
1969 HAM G 55 14 -- 0
1970 HAM G 55 13 -- 0
1971 HAM G 55 14 -- 0
1972 HAM G 55 14 -- 1
1973 HAM G 55 14 -- 0
1974 HAM G 55 7 -- 0
1975 HAM G 55 13 -- 0