Ron Estay

Bio

Full name: Ronnie Estay

Preferred name: Ron

Born: Dec. 22, 1948 in New Orleans, LA (72 years old)

Last Season (1982) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Import
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 240 lbs
  • Position: DE
  • Jersey: #55
Amateur Programs
  • Louisiana State
11 Season Career with BC, EDM

Active years: 1972–1982

157 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 149 regular season games
  • 8 Grey Cup appearances (5 championship wins)
  • 1975 Team Nominee (EDM) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Ron Estay was inducted into the Player wing in 2003 (CFHoF profile).

Edmonton Eskimos Wall of Honour

Ron Estay was inducted into the Player wing in 2010.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
11 seasons
(Rank: T196th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
2 teams 149
(Rank: T407th,
96th percentile,
149 CFL games)
0 8
1972 BC DE 78 16 -- 0
1973 BC DE 78 2 -- 0
  EDM DE 55 13 -- 1
  1973 Total 2 Teams     15 -- 1
1974 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1975 EDM DE 55 13 -- 1
1976 EDM DE 55 8 -- 0
1977 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1978 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1979 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1980 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1981 EDM DE 55 16 -- 1
1982 EDM DE 55 1 -- 0
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2001 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2002 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2003 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2004 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2005 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2006 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2007 Defensive line
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders 2008 Defensive line