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 with WPG, SSK

Active years: 1947–1949, 1951

44 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 42 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1947 Grey Cup
  • 1951 Grey Cup
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Bob Sandberg was inducted into the Player wing in 1985.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
4 seasons
(Rank: T2773rd,
75th percentile,
4 CFL seasons)
2 teams 42
(Rank: T2910th,
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