Martin Ruby

Bio

Full name: Martin Owen Ruby

Born: June 9, 1920 in Lubbock, TX

Died: Jan. 3, 2002

Last Season (1957) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 249 lbs
  • Position: T
  • Jersey: #63
Amateur Programs
  • Texas A&M
  • Waco HS (Waco, TX)
7 Season Career

Active years: 1951–1957
Active teams (1):

  • SSK 1951–1957

89 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 88 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
1 Grey Cup Appearances
  • Watch Martin Ruby in the:
    • 1951 Grey Cup
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
7 seasons
(Rank: T1259th,
88th percentile,
7 CFL seasons)
1 team 88
(Rank: T1376th,
87th percentile,
88 CFL games)
0 1
1951 SSK T 36 13 -- 1
1952 SSK T 36 15 -- 0
1953 SSK T 63 13 -- 0
1954 SSK T 63 15 -- 0
1955 SSK T 63 16 -- 0
1956 SSK T 63 14 -- 0
1957 SSK T 63 2 -- 0
  • 1954 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Player
  • 1955 Division Finalist (SSK) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1956 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Lineman
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Martin Ruby was inducted into the Player wing in 1974 (CFHoF profile).

Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Martin Ruby was inducted in 1988.