John Blain

Bio

Full name: John Blain

Born: Feb. 1, 1955 in North Vancouver, BC (66 years old)

Last Season (1987) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 6′ 6″
  • Weight: 285 lbs
  • Position: T
  • Jersey: #68
Amateur Programs
  • San Jose State
  • Carson Graham HS (North Vancouver, BC)
11 Season Career with BC

Active years: 1977–1987

176 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 174 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
Weekly
1982
  • Lineman Star Week 15 (BC)
1983
  • Lineman Star Week 7 (BC)
  • Lineman Star Division Finals (BC)
  • 1982 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1983 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1984 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1985 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1986 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
BC Lions Wall of Fame

John Blain was inducted into the Player wing in 2004.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T319th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
1 team 174
(Rank: T219th,
98th percentile,
174 CFL games)
0 2
1977 BC T 68 11 -- 0
1978 BC T 68 16 -- 0
1979 BC T 68 16 -- 0
1980 BC G 68 16 -- 0
1981 BC G 68 16 -- 0
1982 BC T 68 16 -- 0
1983 BC T 68 16 -- 1
1984 BC T 68 16 -- 0
1985 BC T 68 16 -- 1
1986 BC T 68 18 -- 0
1987 BC T 68 17 -- 0