Jake Gaudaur

Bio

Full name: O.C. Jacob Gill Gaudaur

Preferred name: Jake

Born: Oct. 5, 1920 in Orillia, ON

Died: Dec. 4, 2007

Last Season (1953) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 220 lbs
  • Position: C, LB
  • Jersey: #42
Amateur Programs
  • Orillia HS (Orillia, ON)
8 Season Career with HAM, TORI, MTL, HAM

Active years: 1940, 1946–1951, 1953

85 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 84 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1953
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Jake Gaudaur was inducted into the Builder wing in 1984 (CFHoF profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Jake Gaudaur was inducted into the Player wing in 2004.

Jake Gaudaur was inducted into the Builder wing in 2004.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Jake Gaudaur was inducted into the Builder wing in 1990.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T2139th,
80th percentile,
5 CFL seasons)
4 teams 84
(Rank: T2410th,
78th percentile,
53 CFL games)
0 1
1940 HAM C, G 6 -- 0
1946 TORI C 10 -- 0
1947 MTL C 51 12 -- 0
1948 HAM C 9 9 -- 0
1949 HAM C 36 12 -- 0
1950 HAM C 22 12 -- 0
1951 HAM C 22 9 -- 0
1953 HAM C, LB 42 14 -- 1