Wayne Smith

Bio

Full name: Wayne Smith

Born: Jan. 24, 1950 in Halifax, NS

Died: Nov. 27, 2016

Last Season (1980) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 4″
  • Weight: 230 lbs
  • Position: DL
  • Jersey: #77
12 Season Career

Active years: 1969–1980
Active teams (5):

  • OTT 1969–1975
  • BC 1976
  • TOR 1977–1979
  • HAM 1980
  • SSK 1980

157 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 154 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
3 Grey Cup Appearances
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T130th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
5 teams 154
(Rank: T375th,
96th percentile,
154 CFL games)
0 3
1969 OTT DE 60 14 -- 1
1970 OTT DE 75 14 -- 0
1971 OTT DE 75 14 -- 0
1972 OTT DE 75 14 -- 0
1973 OTT DE 75 7 -- 1
1974 OTT DE 75 16 -- 0
1975 OTT DE 75 15 -- 0
1976 BC DE 70 16 -- 0
1977 TOR DE 77 16 -- 0
1978 TOR DE 77 12 -- 0
1979 TOR DE 77 7 -- 0
1980 SSK DE 77 2 -- 0
  HAM DL 77 7 -- 1
  • 1972 Team Nominee (OTT) Most Outstanding Lineman
  • 1974 Division Finalist (OTT) Most Outstanding Defensive Player
Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame

Wayne Smith was inducted into the Player wing in 1984.