Lou Clare

Bio

Full name: Louis Walter Montgomery Clare

Preferred name: Lou

Born: March 13, 1950 in Mississauga, ON

Died: Aug. 21, 2017

Last Season (1981) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 235 lbs
  • Position: LB
  • Jersey: #35
Amateur Programs
  • Minnesota
  • Gordon Grayden Memorial HS (Mississauga, ON)
9 Season Career

Active years: 1973–1981
Active teams (3):

  • HAM 1973–1975, 1979–1981
  • SSK 1976–1979
  • MTL 1981

134 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 132 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
9 seasons
(Rank: T320th,
97th percentile,
9 CFL seasons)
3 teams 132
(Rank: T603rd,
94th percentile,
132 CFL games)
0 2
1973 HAM LB 31 14 -- 0
1974 HAM LB 31 16 -- 0
1975 HAM DB 31 16 -- 0
1976 SSK DB 31 16 -- 1
1977 SSK DB 31 16 -- 0
1978 SSK DB 31 12 -- 0
1979 SSK DB 31 4 -- 0
  HAM DB 39 8 -- 0
  1979 Total 2 Teams     12 -- 0
1980 HAM LB 39 15 -- 1
1981 HAM LB 39 3 -- 0
  MTL LB 35 12 -- 0
  • 1973 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Rookie