Vince “Boomer” Scott

Bio

Full name: Vincent Joseph Scott

Preferred name: Vince

Nickname: Boomer

Born: July 10, 1925 in Le Roy, NY

Died: July 13, 1992

Last Season (1962) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 8″
  • Weight: 215 lbs
  • Position: G
  • Jersey: #53
Amateur Programs
  • Notre Dame
  • LeRoy HS (LeRoy, NY)
14 Season Career

Active years: 1949–1962
Active teams (2):

  • HAMWC 1949
  • HAM 1950–1962

176 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 170 regular season games
  • 6 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
6 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
14 seasons
(Rank: T67th,
99th percentile,
14 CFL seasons)
2 teams 170
(Rank: T265th,
97th percentile,
170 CFL games)
0 6
1949 HAMWC G 34 12 -- 0
1950 HAM G 33 11 -- 0
1951 HAM G 53 1 -- 0
1952 HAM G 53 11 -- 0
1953 HAM G 53 14 -- 1
1954 HAM G 53 14 -- 0
1955 HAM G 53 12 -- 0
1956 HAM G 53 14 -- 0
1957 HAM G 53 14 -- 1
1958 HAM G 53 14 -- 1
1959 HAM G 53 13 -- 1
1960 HAM G 53 12 -- 0
1961 HAM G 53 14 -- 1
1962 HAM G 53 14 -- 1
  • 1955 Division Finalist (HAM) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1956 Team Nominee (HAM) Most Outstanding Lineman
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Vince “Boomer” Scott was inducted into the Player wing in 1982 (Canadian Football Hall of Fame profile).

Hamilton Tiger-Cats Wall of Honour

Vince “Boomer” Scott was inducted into the Player wing in 2009.