Earl Winfield

Bio

Full name: Earl Winfield

Born: Aug. 6, 1961 in Petersburg, VA (59 years old)

Last Season (1997) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Weight: 185 lbs
  • Position: WR
  • Jersey: #1
Amateur Programs
  • North Carolina
  • Fork Union Military Academy HS (Fork Union, VA)
11 Season Career with HAM

Active years: 1987–1997

141 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 140 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
Weekly
1987
  • Offensive Star Week 5 (HAM)
1988
  • Offensive Star Week 8 (HAM)
1990
  • Offensive Star Week 2 (HAM)
1993
  • Offensive Star Week 2 (HAM)
  • Offensive Star Week 11 (HAM)
  • 1988 Division Finalist (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1990 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1993 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1994 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1995 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Earl Winfield was inducted into the Player wing in 2013 (CFHoF profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Earl Winfield was inducted into the Player wing in 2005.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T317th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
1 team 140
(Rank: T497th,
95th percentile,
140 CFL games)
0 1
1987 HAM WR 1 11 -- 0
1988 HAM WR 1 18 -- 0
1989 HAM WR 1 9 -- 1
1990 HAM WR 1 13 -- 0
1991 HAM WR 1 10 -- 0
1992 HAM WR 1 12 -- 0
1993 HAM WR 1 15 -- 0
1994 HAM WR 1 14 -- 0
1995 HAM WR 1 18 -- 0
1996 HAM WR 1 14 -- 0
1997 HAM WR 1 6 -- 0