Joe Montford

Bio

Full name: Joe Montford

Born: July 30, 1970 in Beaufort, NC (53 years old)

Last Season (2006) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 235 lbs
  • Position: DE
  • Jersey: #53
Amateur Programs
  • South Carolina State
12 Season Career

Active years: 1995–2006
Active teams (4):

  • SHR 1995
  • HAM 1996–2001, 2003–2004
  • TOR 2002
  • EDM 2005–2006

188 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 185 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
3 Grey Cup Appearances
Season/Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons (4 teams)
(Rank: T204th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
185
(Rank: T343rd,
97th percentile,
185 CFL games)
0 3
1995 SHR DE 45 4 -- 0
1996 HAM DE 53 15 -- 0
1997 HAM DE 53 18 -- 0
1998 HAM DE 53 18 -- 1
1999 HAM DE 53 18 -- 1
2000 HAM DE 53 18 -- 0
2001 HAM DE 53 18 -- 0
2002 TOR DE 53 18 -- 0
2003 HAM DE 53 18 -- 0
2004 HAM DE 53 18 -- 0
2005 EDM DE 53 18 -- 1
2006 EDM DE 53 4 -- 0
Game
1996
Weekly
1996
  • Defensive Star Week 5 (HAM)
1998
  • Lineman Star Week 6 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 10 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 11 (HAM)
1999
  • Lineman Star Week 4 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 9 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 18 (HAM)
2000
  • Lineman Star Week 9 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 11 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 18 (HAM)
2001
  • Lineman Star Week 2 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 9 (HAM)
  • Lineman Star Week 12 (HAM)
2002
  • Lineman Star Week 3 (TOR)
  • Lineman Star Week 16 (TOR)
  • Lineman Star Division Semi-Finals (TOR)
2003
  • Lineman Star Week 13 (HAM)
2004
  • Lineman Star Week 16 (HAM)
2005
  • Lineman Star Week 14 (EDM)
  • Lineman Star Division Semi-Finals (EDM)
Monthly
2001
  • Lineman Star August (HAM)
  • Lineman Star September (HAM)
2004
  • Lineman Star October (HAM)
  • 1998 Winner (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2000 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Player
  • 2000 Winner (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2001 Winner (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2005 Team Nominee (EDM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Joe Montford was inducted into the Player wing in 2011 (Canadian Football Hall of Fame profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Joe Montford was inducted into the Player wing in 2018.