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 with OTT, BC, TOR, HAM, SSK

Active years: 1969–1980

157 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 154 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
  • 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.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T127th,
98th percentile,
12 CFL seasons)
5 teams 154
(Rank: T372nd,
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