Don Matthews

Bio

Full name: Donald John Matthews

Preferred name: Don

Born June 22, 1939 in Amesbury, MA

Amateur Programs
  • Idaho
  • 1983 Runner Up (BC) Coach of the Year
  • 1985 Winner (BC) Coach of the Year
  • 1994 Winner (BAL) Coach of the Year
  • 1995 Winner (BAL) Coach of the Year
  • 1997 Winner (TOR) Coach of the Year
  • 2002 Winner (MTL) Coach of the Year
  • BC Lions (Jan. 5, 1983 – Oct. 14, 1987)
  • Toronto Argonauts (Nov. 22, 1989 – Jan. 10, 1991)
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders (Aug. 22, 1991 – Oct. 9, 1993)
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders (Oct. 19, 1993 – Dec. 31, 1993)
  • Baltimore CFL Colts (Feb. 6, 1994 – Dec. 16, 1994)
  • Baltimore Stallions (Dec. 16, 1994 – Feb. 5, 1996)
  • Toronto Argonauts (Feb. 5, 1996 – Jan. 13, 1999)
  • Edmonton Eskimos (Jan. 13, 1999 – June 18, 2001)
  • Montreal Alouettes (Nov. 22, 2001 – Oct. 4, 2006)
  • Toronto Argonauts (Sept. 9, 2008 – Oct. 31, 2008)

Don Matthews's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1979 Defensive assistant
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1981
  • Edmonton Eskimos 1989 Linebackers
  • Montreal Alouettes 2014 Consultant