Joe Montford

Vitals

Full name: Joe Montford

Born July 30, 1970 in Beaufort, NC (49 years old)

Football program: South Carolina State

Last Season Played: 2006

Player classification: Import

Height: 6′ 1″

Weight: 235 lbs

Position: DE

Jersey: #53

Career

12 Season Career with SHR, HAM, TOR, EDM

Active years: 1995–2006

188 career games (See notes)

  • 185 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)

Awards

  • 1998 Winner Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2000 Team Nominee Most Outstanding Player
  • 2000 Winner Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2001 Winner Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 2005 Team Nominee Most Outstanding Defensive Player

Star of the Week/Top Performer

Weekly
1996
  • Defensive Star Week 5
1998
  • Lineman Star Week 6
  • Lineman Star Week 10
  • Lineman Star Week 11
1999
  • Lineman Star Week 4
  • Lineman Star Week 9
  • Lineman Star Week 18
2000
  • Lineman Star Week 9
  • Lineman Star Week 11
  • Lineman Star Week 18
2001
  • Lineman Star Week 2
  • Lineman Star Week 9
  • Lineman Star Week 12
2002
  • Lineman Star Week 3
  • Lineman Star Week 16
  • Lineman Star Division Semi-Finals
2003
  • Lineman Star Week 13
2004
  • Lineman Star Week 16
2005
  • Lineman Star Week 14
  • Lineman Star Division Semi-Finals
Monthly
2001
  • Lineman Star August
  • Lineman Star September
2004
  • Lineman Star October

Joe Montford Career Regular Season Statistics

Joe Montford Career Game Participation

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T207th,
98th percentile)
4 teams 185
(Rank: 174th,
98th percentile)
0 3
1995 SHR 45 4 -- 0
1996 HAM 53 15 -- 0
1997 HAM 53 18 -- 0
1998 HAM 53 18 -- 1
1999 HAM 53 18 -- 1
2000 HAM 53 18 -- 0
2001 HAM 53 18 -- 0
2002 TOR 53 18 -- 0
2003 HAM 53 18 -- 0
2004 HAM 53 18 -- 0
2005 EDM 53 18 -- 1
2006 EDM 53 4 -- 0