George Brancato

Bio

Full name: George Brancato

Born May 27, 1931 in New York, NY

Last Season (1962) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 9″
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #10
Amateur Programs
  • Louisiana State
  • Santa Ana JC
  • Lafayette HS (Brooklyn, NY)
7 Season Career with MTL, OTT

Active years: 1956–1962

87 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 86 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (1 championship win)
  • 1975 Winner (OTT) Coach of the Year
Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
7 seasons
(Rank: T1246th,
88th percentile,
7 CFL seasons)
2 teams 86
(Rank: T1424th,
87th percentile,
86 CFL games)
0 1
1956 MTL 84,94 8 -- 0
1957 OTT 87 14 -- 0
1958 OTT 87 14 -- 0
1959 OTT 87 14 -- 0
1960 OTT 10 14 -- 1
1961 OTT 10 13 -- 0
1962 OTT 10 9 -- 0
  • Ottawa Rough Riders (March 1, 1974 – Nov. 9, 1984)
  • East All-Stars (June 4, 1977 – June 4, 1977)

George Brancato's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
Regular Season176829040.4893,9514,049
Playoffs157800.467268320
Grey Cup21100.5004646
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1985 Defensive
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1986 Special Teams Coordinator
  • Shreveport Pirates 1994 Offensive backfield