Farrell Funston

Bio

Full name: Farrell Wayne Funston

Born: March 5, 1936 in Los Angeles, CA (86 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

Active years: 1959–1966
Active teams (1):

  • WPG 1959–1966

78 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 74 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T946th,
91st percentile,
8 CFL seasons)
1 team 74
(Rank: T1749th,
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
  • 1963 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Player
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Farrell Funston was inducted into the Player wing in 1986.