Michael “Pinball” Clemons

Vitals

Bio

Full name: Michael Lutrell Clemons

Nickname: Pinball

Born Jan. 15, 1965 in Clearwater, FL (55 years old)

Last Season Played: 2000

Player classification: Import

Height: 5′ 5″

Position: RB

Jersey: #31

Amateur Programs
  • William and Mary

Career

12 Season Career with TOR

Active years: 1989–2000

188 career games (See notes)

  • 185 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (3 championship wins)

Awards

  • 1990 Winner Most Outstanding Player
  • 1995 Team Nominee Most Outstanding Player
  • 2002 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 2003 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 2004 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 2005 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 2006 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 2007 Runner Up Coach of the Year
  • 1993 Winner Tom Pate Memorial Award
  • 1996 Winner Tom Pate Memorial Award

Star of the Week/Top Performer

Weekly
1990
  • Offensive Star Week 18
  • Offensive Star Division Semi-Finals
1994
  • Offensive Star Week 7
1997
  • Offensive Star Week 10
  • Offensive Star Week 15
  • Offensive Star Week 17
  • Offensive Star Division Finals

Michael “Pinball” Clemons Career Game Participation

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T207th,
98th percentile)
1 team 185
(Rank: 174th,
98th percentile)
0 3
1989 TOR 31 10 -- 0
1990 TOR 31 16 -- 0
1991 TOR 31 11 -- 1
1992 TOR 31 18 -- 0
1993 TOR 31 18 -- 0
1994 TOR 31 16 -- 0
1995 TOR 31 18 -- 0
1996 TOR 31 18 -- 1
1997 TOR 31 18 -- 1
1998 TOR 31 16 -- 0
1999 TOR 31 16 -- 0
2000 TOR 31 10 -- 0

Head Coach

  • Toronto Argonauts (Aug. 25, 2000 – Nov. 20, 2001)
  • Toronto Argonauts (Sept. 17, 2002 – Dec. 4, 2007)

Michael “Pinball” Clemons's Head Coaching Record
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