Frank Rigney

Bio

Full name: Frank Joseph Rigney

Born: April 9, 1936 in East St. Louis, IL

Died: June 29, 2010

Last Season (1967) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 4″
  • Weight: 233 lbs
  • Position: T
  • Jersey: #67
Amateur Programs
  • Iowa
  • East St. Louis HS (East St. Louis, IL)
10 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1958–1967

157 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 153 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)
  • 1961 Winner (WPG) Most Outstanding Lineman
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Frank Rigney was inducted into the Player wing in 1985 (CFHoF profile).

Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Frank Rigney was inducted into the Player wing in 1985.

Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

Frank Rigney was inducted into the Player wing in 2010.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
10 seasons
(Rank: T468th,
95th percentile,
10 CFL seasons)
1 team 153
(Rank: T381st,
96th percentile,
153 CFL games)
0 4
1958 WPG T 67 15 -- 0
1959 WPG T 67 15 -- 1
1960 WPG T 67 16 -- 0
1961 WPG T 67 16 -- 1
1962 WPG T 67 11 -- 1
1963 WPG T 67 16 -- 0
1964 WPG T 67 16 -- 0
1965 WPG T 67 16 -- 1
1966 WPG T 67 16 -- 0
1967 WPG T 67 16 -- 0