Whit Tucker

Bio

Full name: Whitman D. Tucker

Preferred name: Whit

Born: Nov. 15, 1940 in Windsor, ON (80 years old)

Drafted in 1962 as HB by OTT
9th overall (4th position in 2nd round) from Western Ontario.

Last Season (1970) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 11″
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Position: WR
  • Jersey: #26
Amateur Programs
  • Western Ontario
9 Season Career with OTT

Active years: 1962–1970

124 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 121 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
  • 1968 Division Finalist (OTT) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Whit Tucker was inducted into the Player wing in 1993 (CFHoF profile).

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
9 seasons
(Rank: T671st,
94th percentile,
9 CFL seasons)
1 team 121
(Rank: T760th,
93rd percentile,
121 CFL games)
0 3
1962 OTT FL 26 14 -- 0
1963 OTT FL 26 14 -- 0
1964 OTT WR 26 13 -- 0
1965 OTT WR 26 14 -- 0
1966 OTT WR 26 14 -- 1
1967 OTT WR 26 14 -- 0
1968 OTT WR 26 14 -- 1
1969 OTT WR 26 14 -- 1
1970 OTT WR 26 10 -- 0