Joe Montford

Bio

Full name: Joe Montford

Born: July 30, 1970 in Beaufort, NC (51 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
(Rank: T199th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
4 teams 185
(Rank: T170th,
98th 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 (CFHoF profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Joe Montford was inducted into the Player wing in 2018.