Billy Bass

Bio

Full name: William T. Bass

Preferred name: Billy

Born: c. 1922 in Greensboro, NC

Died: Sept. 28, 1967

Last Season (1955) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 10″
  • Weight: 180 lbs
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #33
Amateur Programs
  • Nevada-Reno
  • Tennessee State
  • Monongahela HS (Mononghela, PA)
7 Season Career

Active years: 1948, 1950–1955
Active teams (4):

  • MTL 1948
  • TOR 1950–1953
  • OTT 1954
  • BB 1955

80 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 78 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
7 seasons
(Rank: T1707th,
85th percentile,
6 CFL seasons)
4 teams 78
(Rank: T1868th,
83rd percentile,
70 CFL games)
0 2
1948 MTL HB 83 11 -- 0
1950 TOR HB 77 9 -- 1
1951 TOR HB 77 12 -- 0
1952 TOR HB 82 11 -- 1
1953 TOR HB 82 13 -- 0
1954 OTT FB 94 14 -- 0
1955 BB HB 33 8 -- 0