Norm Fieldgate

Bio

Full name: William Norman Fieldgate

Preferred name: Norm

Born: June 12, 1932 in Regina, SK

Died: March 6, 2020

Last Season (1967) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 210 lbs
  • Position: LB
  • Jersey: #75
Amateur Programs
  • British Columbia (UBC)
  • Regina Dales Jr.
14 Season Career with BC

Active years: 1954–1967

224 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 222 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
  • 1958 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1960 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1961 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1962 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1963 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1965 Team Nominee (BC) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 1994 Winner (BC) Commissioner's Award
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Norm Fieldgate was inducted into the Player wing in 1979 (CFHoF profile).

BC Lions Ring of Honour (Honoured Numbers)

Norm Fieldgate's jersey #75 is retired.

BC Lions Wall of Fame

Norm Fieldgate was inducted into the Player wing in 2003 (charter member).

BC Sports Hall of Fame

Norm Fieldgate was inducted into the Player wing in 1970.

BC Football Hall of Fame

Norm Fieldgate was inducted into the Player wing in 2011.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
14 seasons
(Rank: T67th,
99th percentile,
14 CFL seasons)
1 team 222
(Rank: T57th,
99th percentile,
222 CFL games)
0 2
1954 BC E, LB 76 16 -- 0
1955 BC E, LB 76 16 -- 0
1956 BC E, LB 75 15 -- 0
1957 BC E, LB 75 16 -- 0
1958 BC E, LB 75 16 -- 0
1959 BC E, LB 75 16 -- 0
1960 BC E, LB 75 16 -- 0
1961 BC LB 75 16 -- 0
1962 BC LB 75 16 -- 0
1963 BC E, LB 75 16 -- 1
1964 BC LB 75 16 -- 1
1965 BC LB 75 16 -- 0
1966 BC LB 75 15 -- 0
1967 BC LB 75 16 -- 0