Bob Swift

Bio

Full name: Bob Swift

Born: Nov. 29, 1943 in Shawinigan Falls, QC (77 years old)

Last Season (1977) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 233 lbs
  • Position: C
  • Jersey: #44
Amateur Programs
  • Clemson
  • Lancaster Catholic HS (Lancaster, PA)
14 Season Career

Active years: 1964–1977
Active teams (3):

  • BC 1964–1965
  • TOR 1966–1970
  • WPG 1971–1977

208 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 207 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (1 championship win)
1 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
14 seasons
(Rank: T67th,
99th percentile,
14 CFL seasons)
3 teams 207
(Rank: T85th,
99th percentile,
207 CFL games)
0 1
1964 BC FB 35 16 -- 1
1965 BC FB 35 16 -- 0
1966 TOR FB 44 7 -- 0
1967 TOR FB 53 14 -- 0
1968 TOR G 53 14 -- 0
1969 TOR G 53 14 -- 0
1970 TOR G 53 14 -- 0
1971 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1972 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1973 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1974 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1975 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1976 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
1977 WPG C 44 16 -- 0
  • 1972 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1974 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1975 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1977 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Bob Swift was inducted into the Player wing in 1991.

  • 1984 Offensive line
  • 1984 Running backs
  • 1985 Offensive line
  • 1986 Offensive line
  • 1987 Offensive line
  • 1988 Special teams
  • 1990 Offensive line
  • 1991 Offensive line
  • 1995 Offensive line