Tony Proudfoot

Bio

Full name: John Anthony Proudfoot

Preferred name: Tony

Born: Sept. 10, 1949 in Winnipeg, MB

Died: Dec. 29, 2010

Drafted in 1971 as LB by MTL
36th overall (9th position in 4th round) from New Brunswick.

Last Season (1982) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 195 lbs
  • Position: DB
  • Jersey: #23
Amateur Programs
  • New Brunswick
  • John Rennie HS (Montreal, QC)
12 Season Career with MTL, BC

Active years: 1971–1982

153 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 148 regular season games
  • 5 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
  • 2010 Winner Hugh Campbell Distinguished Leadership Award
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Tony Proudfoot was inducted into the Reporter wing in 2008 (CFHoF profile).

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T196th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
2 teams 148
(Rank: T413th,
96th percentile,
148 CFL games)
0 5
1971 MTL DB 23 14 -- 0
1972 MTL DB 23 9 -- 0
1973 MTL DB 23 14 -- 0
1974 MTL DB 23 11 -- 1
1975 MTL DB 23 16 -- 1
1976 MTL DB 23 3 -- 0
1977 MTL DB 23 16 -- 1
1978 MTL DB 23 8 -- 1
1979 MTL DB 23 16 -- 1
1980 BC S 27 16 -- 0
1981 BC S 23 16 -- 0
1982 BC DB 23 9 -- 0