Bob Sandberg

Bio

Full name: Robert Young Sandberg

Preferred name: Bob

Born: Jan. 10, 1922 in Rice Lake, WI

Died: May 8, 2015

Last Season (1951) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 209 lbs
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #91
Amateur Programs
  • Minnesota
  • Rice Lake HS (Rice Lake, WI)
4 Season Career

Active years: 1947–1949, 1951
Active teams (2):

  • WPG 1947–1949
  • SSK 1951

44 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 42 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
  • Watch Bob Sandberg in the:
    • 1947 Grey Cup
    • 1951 Grey Cup
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
4 seasons
(Rank: T2835th,
75th percentile,
4 CFL seasons)
2 teams 42
(Rank: T2980th,
73rd percentile,
42 CFL games)
0 2
1947 WPG HB, K 40 8 -- 1
1948 WPG HB, K 40 12 -- 0
1949 WPG HB, K 40 11 -- 0
1951 SSK HB 91 11 -- 1
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Bob Sandberg was inducted into the Player wing in 1985.