Cleveland Vann

Bio

Full name: Cleveland Leon Vann

Born: Sept. 3, 1951 in Seguin, TX (70 years old)

Last Season (1980) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 215 lbs
  • Position: LB
  • Jersey: #72
Amateur Programs
  • Oklahoma State
4 Season Career with SSK

Active years: 1976–1978, 1980

56 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 55 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
  • 1976 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 1978 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 1976 Winner (SSK) Grey Cup Most Valuable Defensive Player
Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Cleveland Vann was inducted in 2000.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
4 seasons
(Rank: T2773rd,
75th percentile,
4 CFL seasons)
1 team 55
(Rank: T2352nd,
78th percentile,
55 CFL games)
0 1
1976 SSK LB 72 16 -- 1
1977 SSK LB 72 16 -- 0
1978 SSK LB 72 14 -- 0
1980 SSK LB 72 9 -- 0