John Blain

Bio

Full name: John Blain

Born: Feb. 1, 1955 in North Vancouver, BC (67 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

Active years: 1977–1987
Active teams (1):

  • BC 1977–1987

176 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 174 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T323rd,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
1 team 174
(Rank: T240th,
97th 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
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.