Cal Murphy

Bio

Full name: Clarence Murphy

Preferred name: Cal

Born March 12, 1932 in Winnipeg, MB

Last Season (1956) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 10″
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #85
Amateur Programs
  • British Columbia (UBC)
  • Vancouver CYO Red Raiders Jr.
  • Vancouver HS (Vancouver, BC)
1 Season Career with BC

Active years: 1956

8 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 8 regular season games
  • 1983 Winner (WPG) Coach of the Year
  • 1984 Winner (WPG) Coach of the Year
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Cal Murphy was inducted into the Builder wing in 2004 (CFHoF profile).

BC Football Hall of Fame

Cal Murphy was inducted into the Builder wing in 2012.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Cal Murphy was inducted into the Builder wing in 2005.

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
1956 BC 85 8 -- 0
  • BC Lions (Aug. 29, 1975 – Dec. 15, 1976)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Jan. 25, 1983 – Oct. 2, 1985)
  • West All-Stars (Dec. 3, 1983 – Dec. 3, 1983)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Nov. 25, 1985 – Jan. 2, 1987)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers (March 31, 1992 – July 1, 1992)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Jan. 1, 1993 – Nov. 15, 1996)
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders (Nov. 27, 1998 – Nov. 10, 1999)

Cal Murphy's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
Regular Season178967930.5564,8154,518
Playoffs105500.500256269
Grey Cup21100.5007050
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1979 Offensive assistant
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1981
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1998 Quarterbacks