Charlie Shepard

Bio

Full name: Charles Lafayette Shepard

Preferred name: Charlie

Born: July 11, 1933 in Dallas, TX

Died: June 23, 2009

Last Season (1962) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 215 lbs
  • Position: FB, P
  • Jersey: #21
Amateur Programs
  • North Texas
  • Crozier Tech HS (Dallas, TX)
6 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1957–1962

76 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 73 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
  • 1959 Winner (WPG) Grey Cup Most Valuable Player
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Charlie Shepard was inducted into the Player wing in 1992.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
6 seasons
(Rank: T1675th,
85th percentile,
6 CFL seasons)
1 team 73
(Rank: T1762nd,
84th percentile,
73 CFL games)
0 3
1957 WPG FB, P 91 9 -- 1
1958 WPG FB, P 91 16 -- 0
1959 WPG FB, P 21 15 -- 1
1960 WPG FB, P 21 15 -- 0
1961 WPG FB, P 21 10 -- 0
1962 WPG FB, P 21 8 -- 1