George Reed

Bio

Full name: George Robert Reed

Born Oct. 2, 1939 in Vicksburg, MS (81 years old)

Last Season (1975) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 0″
  • Position: FB
  • Jersey: #34
Amateur Programs
  • Washington State
13 Season Career with SSK

Active years: 1963–1975

207 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 203 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
  • 1965 Winner (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1967 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1968 Division Finalist (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1969 Division Finalist (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1971 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1974 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1976 Winner (SSK) Tom Pate Memorial Award
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

George Reed was inducted into the Player wing in 1979 (CFHoF profile).

Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

George Reed was inducted in 1987.

Saskatchewan Roughriders Retired Jerseys

George Reed's jersey #34 was retired on 1976.

Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame

George Reed was inducted into the Player wing in 1979.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

George Reed was inducted into the Player wing in 1984.

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
13 seasons
(Rank: T126th,
98th percentile,
13 CFL seasons)
1 team 203
(Rank: T97th,
99th percentile,
203 CFL games)
0 4
1963 SSK 34 15 -- 0
1964 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1965 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1966 SSK 34 16 -- 1
1967 SSK 34 16 -- 1
1968 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1969 SSK 34 16 -- 1
1970 SSK 34 12 -- 0
1971 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1972 SSK 34 16 -- 1
1973 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1974 SSK 34 16 -- 0
1975 SSK 34 16 -- 0