John “Red” O'Quinn, Jr.

Bio

Full name: John William O'Quinn, Jr.

Nickname: Red

Born: Sept. 7, 1925 in Lilesville, NC

Died: April 21, 2002

Last Season (1959) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 195 lbs
  • Position: E
  • Jersey: #73
Amateur Programs
  • Wake Forest
  • Asheboro HS (Asheboro, NC)
8 Season Career with MTL

Active years: 1952–1959

111 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 108 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

John “Red” O'Quinn, Jr. was inducted into the Player wing in 1981 (CFHoF profile).

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T922nd,
91st percentile,
8 CFL seasons)
1 team 108
(Rank: T956th,
91st percentile,
108 CFL games)
0 3
1952 MTL E 73 12 -- 0
1953 MTL E 73 14 -- 0
1954 MTL E 73 14 -- 1
1955 MTL E 73 12 -- 1
1956 MTL E 73 14 -- 1
1957 MTL E 73 14 -- 0
1958 MTL E 73 14 -- 0
1959 MTL E 73 14 -- 0