Farrell Funston

Bio

Full name: Farrell Wayne Funston

Born: March 5, 1936 in Los Angeles, CA (85 years old)

Last Season (1966) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 217 lbs
  • Position: E
  • Jersey: #71
Amateur Programs
  • Pacific
  • Sacramento City CC
  • Dixon HS (Dixon, CA)
8 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1959–1966

78 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 74 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)
  • 1963 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Player
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Farrell Funston was inducted into the Player wing in 1986.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T937th,
91st percentile,
8 CFL seasons)
1 team 74
(Rank: T1732nd,
84th percentile,
74 CFL games)
0 4
1959 WPG E 71 3 -- 1
1960 WPG E 71 9 -- 0
1961 WPG E 71 14 -- 1
1962 WPG E 71 7 -- 1
1963 WPG E 71 16 -- 0
1964 WPG E 71 4 -- 0
1965 WPG E 71 16 -- 1
1966 WPG E 71 5 -- 0