James Sykes

Bio

Full name: James Sykes

Born: Nov. 7, 1954 in New Waverly, TX (66 years old)

Last Season (1986) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Position: RB
  • Jersey: #10
Amateur Programs
  • Rice
7 Season Career with CGY, WPG

Active years: 1978–1983, 1986

85 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 85 regular season games
Weekly
1983
  • Offensive Star Week 4 (CGY)
1986
  • Offensive Star Week 11 (WPG)
  • 1978 Team Nominee (CGY) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1978 Team Nominee (CGY) Most Outstanding Rookie
  • 1980 Team Nominee (CGY) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1981 Team Nominee (CGY) Most Outstanding Player
Calgary Stampeders Wall of Fame

James Sykes was inducted into the Player wing in 2014.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
7 seasons
(Rank: T922nd,
91st percentile,
8 CFL seasons)
2 teams 85
(Rank: T1451st,
86th percentile,
85 CFL games)
0 0
1978 CGY RB 11 15 -- 0
1979 CGY RB 11 12 -- 0
1980 CGY RB 11 16 -- 0
1981 CGY RB 11 15 -- 0
1982 CGY RB 11 15 -- 0
1983 CGY RB 11 4 -- 0
  WPG RB 10 1 -- 0
  1983 Total 2 Teams     5 -- 0
1986 WPG RB 10 7 -- 0