Gene Makowsky

Bio

Full name: Gene Makowsky

Born April 17, 1973 in Saskatoon, SK (47 years old)

Drafted in 1995 as OL by SSK
23rd overall (7th position in 2nd round) from Saskatchewan.

Last Season (2011) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 270 lbs
  • Position: OL
  • Jersey: #60

Notes and Discrepencies

CFL lists birthplace as New Westminster, B.C.

Amateur Programs
  • Saskatchewan
17 Season Career with SSK

Active years: 1995–2011

292 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 286 regular season games (36 games started)
  • 2 playoff games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
  • 2002 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 2004 Winner (SSK) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 2005 Winner (SSK) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 2008 Division Finalist (SSK) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 2008 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 2009 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Gene Makowsky was inducted into the Player wing in 2015 (CFHoF profile).

Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Gene Makowsky was inducted in 2013.

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
17 seasons
(Rank: T15th,
99th percentile,
17 CFL seasons)
1 team 286
(Rank: 13th,
99th percentile,
286 CFL games)
2 4
1995 SSK 60 18 -- 0
1996 SSK 60 5 -- 0
1997 SSK 60 18 -- 1
1998 SSK 60 17 -- 0
1999 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2000 SSK 60 16 -- 0
2001 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2002 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2003 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2004 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2005 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2006 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2007 SSK 60 18 -- 1
2008 SSK 60 18 -- 0
2009 SSK 60 14 -- 1
2010 SSK 60 18 2 1
2011 SSK 60 18 0 0