Lui Passaglia

Bio

Full name: Lui Passaglia

Born: June 7, 1954 in Vancouver, BC (67 years old)

Drafted in 1976 as QB by BC
5th overall (5th position in 1st round) from Simon Fraser.

Last Season (2000) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Weight: 180 lbs
  • Position: K
  • Jersey: #5
Relations
Amateur Programs
  • Simon Fraser
  • Notre Dame HS (Vancouver, BC)
25 Season Career with BC

Active years: 1976–2000

413 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 408 regular season games
  • 5 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)
Weekly
1985
  • Offensive Star Week 10 (BC)
1998
  • Offensive Star Week 17 (BC)
1999
  • Special Teams Star Week 5 (BC)
2000
  • Special Teams Star Week 15 (BC)
  • Special Teams Star Week 18 (BC)
  • Special Teams Star Division Finals (BC)
  • 1977 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1979 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1983 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1985 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1989 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1985 Winner (BC) Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
  • 1994 Winner (BC) Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Lui Passaglia was inducted into the Player wing in 2004 (CFHoF profile).

BC Lions Ring of Honour (Honoured Numbers)

Lui Passaglia's jersey #5 is retired.

BC Lions Wall of Fame

Lui Passaglia was inducted into the Player wing in 2006.

BC Sports Hall of Fame

Lui Passaglia was inducted into the Player wing in 2001.

BC Football Hall of Fame

Lui Passaglia was inducted into the Player wing in 2011.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Lui Passaglia was inducted into the Player wing in 2011.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
25 seasons
(Rank: 2nd,
99th percentile,
25 CFL seasons)
1 team 408
(Rank: 1st,
100th percentile,
408 CFL games)
0 5
1976 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1977 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1978 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1979 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1980 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1981 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1982 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1983 BC K, P 5 16 -- 1
1984 BC K, P 5 16 -- 0
1985 BC K, P 5 16 -- 1
1986 BC K, P 5 15 -- 0
1987 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1988 BC K, P 5 12 -- 1
1989 BC K, P 18 -- 0
1990 BC K, P 13 -- 0
1991 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1992 BC K, P 5 15 -- 0
1993 BC K, P 5 17 -- 0
1994 BC K, P 5 14 -- 1
1995 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1996 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1997 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1998 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
1999 BC K, P 5 18 -- 0
2000 BC K 5 18 -- 1