Mike Samples

Bio

Full name: Michael James Samples

Preferred name: Mike

Born June 27, 1950 in Bonne Terre, MO (70 years old)

Last Season (1983) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Position: DT
  • Jersey: #66
Amateur Programs
  • Drake
  • Missouri Southern State
11 Season Career with BC, HAM, SSK

Active years: 1973–1983

135 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 135 regular season games
Weekly
1981
  • Lineman Star Week 1 (SSK)
  • Lineman Star Week 15 (SSK)
  • 1975 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 1977 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
  • 1982 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Mike Samples was inducted in 1991.

Season Team Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T196th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
3 teams 135
(Rank: T564th,
94th percentile,
135 CFL games)
0 0
1973 BC 55 1 -- 0
1974 HAM 62 14 -- 0
1975 HAM 62 16 -- 0
1976 HAM 62 16 -- 0
1977 HAM 62 9 -- 0
1978 HAM 62 6 -- 0
  SSK 66 9 -- 0
  1978 Total 2 Teams   15 -- 0
1979 SSK 66 16 -- 0
1980 SSK 66 16 -- 0
1981 SSK 66 14 -- 0
1982 SSK 66 15 -- 0
1983 SSK 66 3 -- 0
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1984 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1985 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 1987 Defensive line