Herb Gray

Bio

Full name: Herbert William Gray

Preferred name: Herb

Born June 22, 1934 in Baytown, TX

Last Season (1965) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Position: G, LB
  • Jersey: #53
Amateur Programs
  • Texas
  • Lee HS (Baytown, TX)
10 Season Career with WPG

Active years: 1956–1965

162 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 156 regular season games
  • 6 Grey Cup appearances (4 championship wins)
  • 1957 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1959 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1960 Winner (WPG) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1963 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Lineman
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Herb Gray was inducted into the Player wing in 1983 (CFHoF profile).

Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Herb Gray was inducted into the Player wing in 1984.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ring of Honour

Herb Gray was inducted into the Player wing in 2016.

Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame

Herb Gray was inducted into the Player wing in 1995.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
10 seasons
(Rank: T464th,
95th percentile,
10 CFL seasons)
1 team 156
(Rank: T345th,
96th percentile,
156 CFL games)
0 6
1956 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 0
1957 WPG DE, G 53 14 -- 1
1958 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 1
1959 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 1
1960 WPG DE, G 53 15 -- 0
1961 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 1
1962 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 1
1963 WPG DE, G 53 16 -- 0
1964 WPG G 53 16 -- 0
1965 WPG G, LB 53 15 -- 1