Eddie “Dynamite” James

Bio

Full name: Eddie James

Nickname: Dynamite

Born: Sept. 30, 1907 in Winnipeg, MB

Died: Dec. 26, 1958

Last Season (1938) Vitals:
  • Position: HB
Relations
3 Season Career

Active years: 1936–1938
Active teams (1):

  • WPG 1936–1938

20 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 18 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
  • Watch Eddie “Dynamite” James in the:
    • 1937 Grey Cup
    • 1938 Grey Cup
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
3 seasons
(Rank: T3661st,
67th percentile,
3 CFL seasons)
1 team 18
(Rank: T4952nd,
56th percentile,
18 CFL games)
0 2
1936 WPG HB 6 -- 0
1937 WPG HB 6 -- 1
1938 WPG HB 6 -- 1
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Eddie “Dynamite” James was inducted into the Player wing in 1963 (charter member) (Canadian Football Hall of Fame profile).

Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Eddie “Dynamite” James was inducted into the Player wing in 1984.

Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

Eddie “Dynamite” James was inducted into the Player wing in 2004.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Eddie “Dynamite” James was inducted into the Player wing in 1975.