Dave Skrien

Bio

Full name: David Albert Skrien

Preferred name: Dave

Born: April 4, 1929 in Broken, MN

Died: Nov. 30, 2010

Last Season (1953) Vitals:
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #83
Amateur Programs
  • Minnesota
  • Morris HS (Morris, MN)
1 Season Career with SSK, WPG

Active years: 1953

10 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 9 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
1 Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1953 Grey Cup
  • 1963 Winner (BC) Coach of the Year
BC Lions Wall of Fame

Dave Skrien was inducted into the Builder wing in 2003.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
1953 SSK HB -- 0 -- 0
  WPG HB 83 9 -- 1
  • BC Lions (Sept. 12, 1961 – Aug. 17, 1967)
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders (Dec. 29, 1970 – Dec. 31, 1972)

Dave Skrien's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
Regular Season125596060.5202,4492,186
Playoffs117400.636241165
Grey Cup31200.3335458
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1969 Assistant