Jackie Parker

Bio

Full name: Jack Dickenson Parker

Preferred name: Jackie

Born Aug. 3, 1932 in Knoxville, TN

Last Season (1968) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 0″
  • Position: QB
  • Jersey: #11
Amateur Programs
  • Mississippi State
  • Jones CC
13 Season Career with EDM, TOR, BC

Active years: 1954–1965, 1968

181 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 177 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
  • 1955 Division Finalist (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1956 Division Finalist (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1957 Winner (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1958 Winner (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1960 Winner (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1961 Division Finalist (EDM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1965 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Jackie Parker was inducted into the Player wing in 1971 (CFHoF profile).

Alberta Sports Hall of Fame

Jackie Parker was inducted into the Player wing in 1980.

Edmonton Eskimos Wall of Honour

Jackie Parker was inducted into the Player wing in 1983.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Jackie Parker was inducted into the Player wing in 1987.

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
13 seasons
(Rank: T126th,
98th percentile,
13 CFL seasons)
3 teams 177
(Rank: T207th,
98th percentile,
177 CFL games)
0 4
1954 EDM 91 14 -- 1
1955 EDM 91 14 -- 1
1956 EDM 91 16 -- 1
1957 EDM 91 16 -- 0
1958 EDM 91 16 -- 0
1959 EDM 12 12 -- 0
1960 EDM 12 16 -- 1
1961 EDM 12 16 -- 0
1962 EDM 12 11 -- 0
1963 TOR 12 14 -- 0
1964 TOR 12 13 -- 0
1965 TOR 12 11 -- 0
1968 BC 11 8 -- 0
  • BC Lions (Sept. 24, 1969 – Nov. 30, 1970)
  • Edmonton Eskimos (Sept. 7, 1983 – July 6, 1987)

Jackie Parker's Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
Regular Season82483310.5982,1651,895
Playoffs62400.333146184
Grey Cup10100.0001539