Oscar Kruger

Bio

Full name: Oscar Kruger

Born: Dec. 24, 1932 in Edmonton, AB

Died: July 4, 2010

Last Season (1965) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 9″
  • Weight: 190 lbs
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #14
Amateur Programs
  • Edmonton Wildcats Jr.
  • Victoria Composite HS (Edmonton, AB)
12 Season Career with EDM

Active years: 1954–1965

172 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 168 regular season games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
  • 1963 Team Nominee (EDM) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
Edmonton Eskimos Wall of Honour

Oscar Kruger was inducted into the Player wing in 1992.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T196th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
1 team 168
(Rank: T260th,
97th percentile,
168 CFL games)
0 4
1954 EDM DB 96 15 -- 1
1955 EDM HB 94 16 -- 1
1956 EDM HB 94 16 -- 1
1957 EDM HB 94 16 -- 0
1958 EDM HB 94 13 -- 0
1959 EDM HB 14 16 -- 0
1960 EDM HB 14 10 -- 1
1961 EDM HB 14 16 -- 0
1962 EDM HB 14 16 -- 0
1963 EDM HB 14 16 -- 0
1964 EDM HB 14 3 -- 0
1965 EDM HB 14 15 -- 0