Jim Washington

Bio

Full name: Jim Washington

Born: Oct. 13, 1951 in Walterboro, SC

Died: June 24, 2018

Last Season (1980) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Position: RB
  • Jersey: #17
Amateur Programs
  • Clemson
7 Season Career

Active years: 1974–1980
Active teams (2):

  • WPG 1974–1979
  • SSK 1980

91 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 91 regular season games
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
7 seasons
(Rank: T1273rd,
88th percentile,
7 CFL seasons)
2 teams 91
(Rank: T1313th,
88th percentile,
91 CFL games)
0 0
1974 WPG RB 27 7 -- 0
1975 WPG RB 27 11 -- 0
1976 WPG RB 27 16 -- 0
1977 WPG RB 27 16 -- 0
1978 WPG RB 27 16 -- 0
1979 WPG RB 27 16 -- 0
1980 SSK RB 17 9 -- 0
Jim Washington Records Held and Approached

CategoryRankValueTeamSeasonGameLeague Record Held Span OR
Playoffs
Longest Rush – Play 5th 77 yards (TD) WPG 1976 EDM 14 @ WPG 12
  • 1976 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1977 Team Nominee (WPG) Most Outstanding Player
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Jim Washington was inducted into the Player wing in 1994.